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#6b6a23 Hex Color Code

#6b6a23 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b6a23 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #6b6a23 is comprised of 41.96% red, 41.57% green and 13.73% blue. In the HSL color space #6b6a23 has a hue of 59° (degrees), 51% saturation and 28% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.76 nm.

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#6b6a23 linear gradient to complementary #2b3c63

  1. #6b6a23
  2. #646231
  3. #5c5a3c
  4. #535247
  5. #494a51
  6. #3c435a
  7. #2b3c63

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #57580f
  2. #5e5e16
  3. #64641d
  4. #6b6a23
  5. #727029
  6. #78772f
  7. #7f7d35

Tones

  1. #6b6a23
  2. #66642b
  3. #605e31
  4. #5a5837
  5. #54523d
  6. #4e4d42
  7. #474747

Tints and Shades

#6b6a23 to white

  1. #6b6a23
  2. #848146
  3. #9d9969
  4. #b5b18d
  5. #cecbb2
  6. #e6e5d8
  7. #ffffff

#6b6a23 to black

  1. #6b6a23
  2. #59581f
  3. #48461b
  4. #373617
  5. #272512
  6. #18160b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4050-G60Y
      #6a6c23
      ΔE = 1.072 / LRV ≈ 13.9%
    2. S 4050-G70Y
      #736d21
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Secret Garden G54-076-102
      #6d6d26
      ΔE = 1.167 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
    2. Olivetone G55-078-095
      #747028
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5686
      #696d27
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 14.1%
    2. ★ 5674
      #6b6c2e
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 14.0%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 581 XGC
      #6b6623
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 12.8%
    2. ★ 7750 CP
      #686629
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10866
      #696816
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 13.0%
    2. CF10865
      #756f2d
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  6. Plascon

    1. Rocking Mountain Y5-D1-1
      #707030
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 15.2%

#6b6a23 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b6a23 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #6b6a23">…</p>

#6b6a23 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #6b6a23">…</p>

#6b6a23 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b6a23">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7039523
Binary
01101011, 01101010, 00100011
Hexadecimal
#6b6a23
LRV
≈ 13.6%
Closest short hex
#662 ΔE = 1.778
RGB
rgb(107, 106, 35)
RGBA
rgba(107, 106, 35, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.431, g: 0.427, b: 0.141
RYB
red: 0.141%, yellow: 0.420%, blue: 0.137%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9737693 / 0xff6b6a23
HSL
hsl(59, 51%, 28%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 51%, 28%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (59.167), saturation: 67% (0.673), value: 42% (0.420)
HSP
hue: 59.167, saturation: 67.290%, perceived brightness: 39.525%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.951, S: 85.669, L: 43.589
Cubehelix
H: 56.282, S: 0.533, L: 0.386
TSL
T: 1.517, S: 0.182, L: 0.385
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.009), yellow: 67% (0.673), key: 58% (0.580)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 86% (0.863)
XYZ
X: 11.521, Y: 13.556, Z: 3.599
xyY
x: 0.402, y: 0.473, Y: 13.556
CIELab
L: 43.589, a: -9.397, b: 38.551
CIELuv
L: 43.589, u: 3.620, v: 40.979
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.589, C: 39.680, H: 103.698
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.589, C: 41.139, H: 84.951
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.818, a: -8.574, b: 19.976
CIECAM02
J: 33.443, C: 36.228, h: 104.357, Q: 113.937, M: 31.681, s: 52.731, H: 125.509
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.801, jaune: 5.495, green: 1.484
LMS
L: 13.682, M: 14.926, S: 3.759
YCbCr
Y: 100.353, Cb: 96.683, Cr: 133.480
YCgCo
Y: 88.500, Cg: 17.500, Co: 44.750
YDbDr
Y: 98.205, Db: -95.093, Dr: -16.740
YPbPr
Y: 101.101, Pb: -35.615, Pr: 3.766
xvYCC
Y: 102.828, Cb: 96.715, Cr: 131.308
YIQ
Y: 98.205, I: 23.405, Q: -21.879
YUV
Y: 98.205, U: -31.102, V: 7.716
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 4/6 ΔE = 3.113
Brand Color
Envato ΔE = 13.042

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