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#72742c Hex Color Code

#72742c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #72742c is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #72742c is comprised of 44.71% red, 45.49% green and 17.25% blue. In the HSL color space #72742c has a hue of 62° (degrees), 45% saturation and 31% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.9 nm.

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#72742c linear gradient to complementary #33416d

  1. #72742c
  2. #6b6b3a
  3. #636245
  4. #5a5950
  5. #50515a
  6. #444964
  7. #33416d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5d6018
  2. #64661f
  3. #6b6d25
  4. #72742c
  5. #797b33
  6. #818239
  7. #888940

Tones

  1. #72742c
  2. #6d6e33
  3. #68683a
  4. #626240
  5. #5d5c46
  6. #57564b
  7. #505050

Tints and Shades

#72742c to White

  1. #72742c
  2. #8a8a4e
  3. #a1a06f
  4. #b9b792
  5. #d0ceb5
  6. #e8e6da
  7. #ffffff

#72742c to Black

  1. #72742c
  2. #5f6026
  3. #4c4d21
  4. #3a3a1b
  5. #292815
  6. #19180d
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5757
      #70752b
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 16.3%
  2. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1715
      #72762a
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 16.7%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-G60Y
      #737533
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
    2. ★ S 4040-G70Y
      #787331
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5679
      #727029
      ΔE = 1.737 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
    2. 5204
      #717037
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Rocking Mountain Y5-D1-1
      #707030
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 15.2%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Olivetone G55-078-095
      #747028
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 15.5%
    2. Crete G56-073-092
      #77712b
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 15.9%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.40.40
      #787331
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  8. Volkswagen

    1. Sage Green
      #737a32
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  9. Alcro

    1. Oliv Metallic
      #6b7232
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 15.4%
  10. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10865
      #756f2d
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  11. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 4550-G70Y
      #7b7431
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
    2. Natural Green / S 4550-G50Y
      #6a6f31
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 14.7%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 3675 Garnish 90YY 21/371
      #767a3a
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  13. Caparol

    1. 25/15
      #78783c
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. 3-17-7 Chameleon
      #7b7b34
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 18.6%

#72742c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#72742c foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #72742c">…</p>

#72742c background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #72742c">…</p>

#72742c shadow

I don't say everything, but I paint everything.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #72742c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7500844
Binary
01110010, 01110100, 00101100
Hexadecimal
#72742c
LRV
≈ 16.3%
Closest short hex
#773 ΔE = 1.643
RGB
rgb(114, 116, 44)
RGBA
rgba(114, 116, 44, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.416, g: 0.423, b: 0.161
RYB
red: 0.173%, yellow: 0.455%, blue: 0.180%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-9276372 / 0xff72742c
HSL
hsl(62, 45%, 31%)
HSLA
hsla(62, 45%%, 31%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 62° (61.667), saturation: 62% (0.621), value: 45% (0.455)
HSP
hue: 61.667, saturation: 62.069%, perceived brightness: 42.968%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 87.623, S: 82.175, L: 47.301
Cubehelix
H: 58.264, S: 0.518, L: 0.421
TSL
T: 1.417, S: 0.164, L: 0.420
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.017), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 62% (0.621), key: 55% (0.545)
CMY
cyan: 55% (0.553), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 83% (0.827)
XYZ
X: 13.640, Y: 16.250, Z: 4.801
xyY
x: 0.393, y: 0.468, Y: 16.250
CIELab
L: 47.301, a: -11.076, b: 38.486
CIELuv
L: 47.301, u: 1.781, v: 42.898
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.301, C: 40.048, H: 106.056
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.301, C: 42.934, H: 87.623
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.312, a: -10.149, b: 21.158
CIECAM02
J: 36.908, C: 36.325, h: 106.392, Q: 119.694, M: 31.766, s: 51.516, H: 128.813
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.812, jaune: 5.552, green: 1.708
LMS
L: 16.197, M: 18.017, S: 4.983
YCbCr
Y: 108.074, Cb: 96.688, Cr: 132.234
YCgCo
Y: 97.500, Cg: 18.500, Co: 46.000
YDbDr
Y: 107.194, Db: -95.076, Dr: -12.958
YPbPr
Y: 110.390, Pb: -35.770, Pr: 2.312
xvYCC
Y: 110.806, Cb: 96.579, Cr: 130.031
YIQ
Y: 107.194, I: 21.940, Q: -22.825
YUV
Y: 107.194, U: -31.097, V: 5.971
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 5/6 ΔE = 4.053
Brand Color
Zootool ΔE = 10.808

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