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#6b9c2e Hex Color Code

#6b9c2e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #6b9c2e is a medium dark shade of green. In the RGB color model #6b9c2e is comprised of 41.96% red, 61.18% green and 18.04% blue. In the HSL color space #6b9c2e has a hue of 87° (degrees), 54% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 560.16 nm.

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#6b9c2e linear gradient to complementary #4521a9

  1. #6b9c2e
  2. #70894a
  3. #717660
  4. #6e6273
  5. #674e86
  6. #5a3997
  7. #4521a9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #4f810e
  2. #598a1a
  3. #629324
  4. #6b9c2e
  5. #74a537
  6. #7eaf40
  7. #87b849

Tones

  1. #6b9c2e
  2. #6c933a
  3. #6c8a45
  4. #6b804e
  5. #6a7756
  6. #686e5e
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#6b9c2e to White

  1. #6b9c2e
  2. #85ac52
  3. #9ebd74
  4. #b7cd96
  5. #cfddb8
  6. #e7eedb
  7. #ffffff

#6b9c2e to Black

  1. #6b9c2e
  2. #598029
  3. #486523
  4. #374c1d
  5. #273417
  6. #181d0f
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3723 Fresh Melon 21GY 30/617
      #6d9e2d
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Baby Fern / 2029-20
      #679b31
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Gecko
      #6b982f
      ΔE = 1.440 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-G40Y
      #729b30
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lime Candy
      #719f2f
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
    2. ★ Lovely Green
      #739a2d
      ΔE = 1.949 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  6. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1734
      #6c9936
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Green with Envy Y6-C1-1
      #70a030
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 28.8%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-21-7 Pixieland
      #6a9d39
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 27.5%
  9. Humbrol

    1. ★ 38 Lime
      #669933
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2075-G30Y
      #68972e
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G30Y
      #749c3d
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Pea Case / A253
      #739d3d
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 28.1%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5604
      #73a039
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
    2. 5599
      #769c3d
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Woodland Fern 3
      #6d9736
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. 30GY 27/514
      #719a41
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  14. Caparol

    1. 28/14
      #689c3c
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 27.0%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. Clean Green
      #6aa121
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. Scottish Waltz / 30GY 27/514
      #709a3f
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  17. Resene

    1. Limeade G62-123-120
      #5f9727
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  18. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 12 E 55 - Green
      #6ea223
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  19. CIL

    1. Scottish Waltz
      #6e9a41
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. Green Pastures / NP BGG 1778 A
      #77a13d
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 23A Colleen Green
      #6ba23d
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  22. Brillux

    1. 84.15.21
      #6c9f42
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  23. Tollens

    1. UC017 Vert Copacabana
      #779833
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 26.6%

#6b9c2e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#6b9c2e foreground

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #6b9c2e">…</p>

#6b9c2e background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #6b9c2e">…</p>

#6b9c2e shadow

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #6b9c2e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7052334
Binary
01101011, 10011100, 00101110
Hexadecimal
#6b9c2e
LRV
≈ 27.1%
Closest short hex
#692 ΔE = 1.573
RGB
rgb(107, 156, 46)
RGBA
rgba(107, 156, 46, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.346, g: 0.505, b: 0.149
RYB
red: 0.180%, yellow: 0.612%, blue: 0.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9724882 / 0xff6b9c2e
HSL
hsl(87, 54%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(87, 54%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 87° (86.727), saturation: 71% (0.705), value: 61% (0.612)
HSP
hue: 86.727, saturation: 70.513%, perceived brightness: 52.540%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 112.143, S: 88.196, L: 59.066
Cubehelix
H: -279.261, S: 0.707, L: 0.507
TSL
T: 0.368, S: 0.231, L: 0.505
CMYK
cyan: 31% (0.314), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 71% (0.705), key: 39% (0.388)
CMY
cyan: 58% (0.580), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 82% (0.820)
XYZ
X: 18.445, Y: 27.099, Z: 6.843
xyY
x: 0.352, y: 0.517, Y: 27.099
CIELab
L: 59.066, a: -34.083, b: 49.907
CIELuv
L: 59.066, u: -24.738, v: 60.791
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.066, C: 60.435, H: 124.330
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.066, C: 65.631, H: 112.143
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.057, a: -27.854, b: 28.646
CIECAM02
J: 48.016, C: 55.973, h: 125.376, Q: 136.522, M: 48.948, s: 59.878, H: 156.522
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.695, jaune: 7.124, green: 4.934
LMS
L: 24.047, M: 33.065, S: 7.153
YCbCr
Y: 126.631, Cb: 86.962, Cr: 114.299
YCgCo
Y: 116.250, Cg: 39.750, Co: 42.000
YDbDr
Y: 128.809, Db: -124.580, Dr: 41.447
YPbPr
Y: 137.643, Pb: -49.365, Pr: -19.440
xvYCC
Y: 134.211, Cb: 84.636, Cr: 110.923
YIQ
Y: 128.809, I: 6.149, Q: -44.586
YUV
Y: 128.809, U: -40.749, V: -19.134
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 6/10 ΔE = 2.794
Brand Color
Evernote ΔE = 4.010

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