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Natural Color System / NCS S 4050-G60Y / #6a6c23 Hex Color Code

#6a6c23 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6a6c23 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #6a6c23 is comprised of 41.57% red, 42.35% green and 13.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6a6c23 has a hue of 62° (degrees), 51% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.89 nm.

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#6a6c23 linear gradient to complementary #2d3b62

  1. #6a6c23
  2. #636331
  3. #5c5b3c
  4. #535247
  5. #494a50
  6. #3d4259
  7. #2d3b62

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #56590f
  2. #5d5f16
  3. #63661d
  4. #6a6c23
  5. #717229
  6. #777930
  7. #7e7f36

Tones

  1. #6a6c23
  2. #65662b
  3. #606032
  4. #5a5a38
  5. #55543e
  6. #4f4e43
  7. #484848

Tints and Shades

#6a6c23 to white

  1. #6a6c23
  2. #838346
  3. #9c9a69
  4. #b5b28d
  5. #cdcbb2
  6. #e6e5d8
  7. #ffffff

#6a6c23 to black

  1. #6a6c23
  2. #58591f
  3. #47481b
  4. #363617
  5. #262612
  6. #18170b
  7. #000000

Paints

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Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Secret Garden G54-076-102
      #6d6d26
      ΔE = 0.856 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Olivetone G55-078-095
      #747028
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5686
      #696d27
      ΔE = 0.899 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 5674
      #6b6c2e
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 168-16 C
      #6b6a1a
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 13.5%
    2. 581 XGC
      #6b6623
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10866
      #696816
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. CF10871
      #636d26
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 13.7%
  5. Volkswagen

    1. Rush Green
      #646e1e
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  6. Plascon

    1. Rocking Mountain Y5-D1-1
      #707030
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3560-G60Y
      #6e701a
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 15.0%
    2. S 4050-G70Y
      #736d21
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  8. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 4550-G50Y
      #6a6f31
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 14.7%

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#6a6c23 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6a6c23 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #6a6c23">…</p>

#6a6c23 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="background-color: #6a6c23">…</p>

#6a6c23 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6a6c23">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
6974499
Binary
01101010, 01101100, 00100011
Hexadecimal
#6a6c23
LRV
≈ 13.9%
Closest short hex
#662 ΔE = 2.409
RGB
rgb(106, 108, 35)
RGBA
rgba(106, 108, 35, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.426, g: 0.434, b: 0.141
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.424%, blue: 0.145%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9802717 / 0xff6a6c23
HSL
hsl(62, 51%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(62, 51%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 62° (61.644), saturation: 68% (0.676), value: 42% (0.424)
HSP
hue: 61.644, saturation: 67.593%, perceived brightness: 39.888%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 87.669, S: 86.016, L: 44.105
Cubehelix
H: 58.246, S: 0.538, L: 0.390
TSL
T: 1.418, S: 0.183, L: 0.389
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.019), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 68% (0.676), key: 58% (0.576)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.584), magenta: 58% (0.576), yellow: 86% (0.863)
XYZ
X: 11.610, Y: 13.911, Z: 3.663
xyY
x: 0.398, y: 0.477, Y: 13.911
CIELab
L: 44.105, a: -10.987, b: 39.064
CIELuv
L: 44.105, u: 1.704, v: 41.873
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 44.105, C: 40.579, H: 105.708
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 44.105, C: 41.907, H: 87.669
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.297, a: -9.706, b: 20.285
CIECAM02
J: 33.866, C: 37.211, h: 106.527, Q: 114.655, M: 32.541, s: 53.274, H: 129.029
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.794, jaune: 5.569, green: 1.717
LMS
L: 13.889, M: 15.467, S: 3.826
YCbCr
Y: 101.104, Cb: 96.249, Cr: 132.305
YCgCo
Y: 89.250, Cg: 18.750, Co: 44.250
YDbDr
Y: 99.080, Db: -96.409, Dr: -13.175
YPbPr
Y: 102.318, Pb: -36.270, Pr: 2.358
xvYCC
Y: 103.873, Cb: 96.139, Cr: 130.071
YIQ
Y: 99.080, I: 22.261, Q: -23.136
YUV
Y: 99.080, U: -31.533, V: 6.071
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 4/6 ΔE = 3.598
Brand Color
Envato ΔE = 12.122

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