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#6b6a21 Hex Color Code

#6b6a21 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6a21 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #6b6a21 is comprised of 41.96% red, 41.57% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6a21 has a hue of 59° (degrees), 53% saturation and 27% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.76 nm.

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#6b6a21 linear gradient to complementary #2a3b62

  1. #6b6a21
  2. #64622f
  3. #5c593b
  4. #535146
  5. #484a4f
  6. #3b4259
  7. #2a3b62

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #57580d
  2. #5e5e14
  3. #64641b
  4. #6b6a21
  5. #727027
  6. #78772d
  7. #7f7d34

Tones

  1. #6b6a21
  2. #666429
  3. #605e30
  4. #5a5836
  5. #54523c
  6. #4d4c41
  7. #464646

Tints and Shades

#6b6a21 to white

  1. #6b6a21
  2. #848145
  3. #9d9968
  4. #b5b18c
  5. #cecbb1
  6. #e6e5d7
  7. #ffffff

#6b6a21 to black

  1. #6b6a21
  2. #59581e
  3. #48461a
  4. #373616
  5. #272512
  6. #18160a
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4050-G60Y
      #6a6c23
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. ★ S 4050-G70Y
      #736d21
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Secret Garden G54-076-102
      #6d6d26
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. ★ Pistachio 10CW40
      #676927
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 13.1%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10866
      #696816
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5686
      #696d27
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 5674
      #6b6c2e
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 165-15 C
      #666d2a
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. 378 XGC
      #626b1c
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 13.2%
  6. Plascon

    1. Rocking Mountain Y5-D1-1
      #707030
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

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#6b6a21 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6a21 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #6b6a21">…</p>

#6b6a21 background

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #6b6a21">…</p>

#6b6a21 shadow

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6a21">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039521
Binary
01101011, 01101010, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#6b6a21
LRV
≈ 13.5%
Closest short hex
#662 ΔE = 1.891
RGB
rgb(107, 106, 33)
RGBA
rgba(107, 106, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.435, g: 0.431, b: 0.134
RYB
red: 0.133%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737695 / 0xff6b6a21
HSL
hsl(59, 53%, 27%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 53%, 27%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (59.189), saturation: 69% (0.692), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 59.189, saturation: 69.159%, perceived brightness: 39.495%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.963, S: 86.992, L: 43.572
Cubehelix
H: 56.300, S: 0.549, L: 0.385
TSL
T: 1.516, S: 0.189, L: 0.384
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.009), yellow: 69% (0.692), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 11.492, Y: 13.544, Z: 3.447
xyY
x: 0.403, y: 0.475, Y: 13.544
CIELab
L: 43.572, a: -9.530, b: 39.438
CIELuv
L: 43.572, u: 3.667, v: 41.597
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.572, C: 40.574, H: 103.585
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.572, C: 41.758, H: 84.963
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.802, a: -8.663, b: 20.208
CIECAM02
J: 33.424, C: 37.082, h: 104.422, Q: 113.904, M: 32.427, s: 53.356, H: 125.616
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.796, jaune: 5.597, green: 1.514
LMS
L: 13.680, M: 14.926, S: 3.609
YCbCr
Y: 100.157, Cb: 95.805, Cr: 133.622
YCgCo
Y: 88.000, Cg: 18.000, Co: 45.250
YDbDr
Y: 97.977, Db: -97.759, Dr: -17.174
YPbPr
Y: 100.957, Pb: -36.615, Pr: 3.858
xvYCC
Y: 102.704, Cb: 95.836, Cr: 131.389
YIQ
Y: 97.977, I: 24.048, Q: -22.501
YUV
Y: 97.977, U: -31.974, V: 7.916
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 4/6 ΔE = 3.062
Brand Color
Envato ΔE = 13.171

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