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Natural Color System / NCS S 3050-G50Y / #78872f Hex Color Code

#78872f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #78872f is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #78872f is comprised of 47.06% red, 52.94% green and 18.43% blue. In the HSL color space #78872f has a hue of 70° (degrees), 48% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.82 nm.

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  3. Closeup butterfly  emerging from chrysalis on twig on green background

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#78872f linear gradient to complementary #303886

  1. #78872f
  2. #727942
  3. #6b6b52
  4. #625e60
  5. #57516d
  6. #47447a
  7. #303886

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #5f6f16
  2. #68771f
  3. #707f27
  4. #78872f
  5. #808f37
  6. #89973f
  7. #91a047

Tones

  1. #78872f
  2. #747f38
  3. #707841
  4. #6b7148
  5. #66694f
  6. #616255
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#78872f to white

  1. #78872f
  2. #8f9a51
  3. #a6ad73
  4. #bcc195
  5. #d3d5b7
  6. #e9eadb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#78872f to black

  1. #78872f
  2. #636f29
  3. #505823
  4. #3d421d
  5. #2a2e16
  6. #191a0e
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gecko - 6719
      #7a8833
      ΔE = 0.666 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. Paradise - 6720
      #6c7b30
      ΔE = 4.950 / LRV ≈ 17.6%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-18-7 Crispy Lettuce
      #7c8837
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. 3-20-7 Promised Land
      #688239
      ΔE = 4.974 / LRV ≈ 19.2%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2044-6
      #7c8b35
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. T2043-3
      #848b4c
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5640
      #748735
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
    2. 5646
      #6a8834
      ΔE = 4.075 / LRV ≈ 20.9%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7725 - Luscious Lime
      #7c8a3a
      ΔE = 1.785 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. AC160 - Baby Sprout
      #738247
      ΔE = 5.060 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 87.15.21
      #7a8b27
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. 17-a7
      #75881d
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
    2. 16-b7
      #858e27
      ΔE = 4.196 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. Promised Land / 26C-7
      #7e863c
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Lime Zest / 27C-7
      #76874b
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  9. FolkArt

    1. Alfalfa / 2427
      #838a36
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  10. Resene

    1. Kombi G62-089-102
      #838931
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. Wasabi G64-096-105
      #849137
      ΔE = 4.015 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Pressed Olives X119R239A
      #7d8741
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Absinthe Dreams X118R238A
      #718c40
      ΔE = 4.316 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  12. Laura Ashley

    1. 1006 Apple 6
      #778c3d
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  13. California Paints

    1. DEA 170 - Sea Turtle
      #818a40
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. DE 5524 - Vegetable Garden
      #8b8c40
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Sea Turtle / 575
      #818a40
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Fresh Artichoke / 520
      #7c8447
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  15. Albany Paint

    1. Asparagus
      #758317
      ΔE = 3.047 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7491
      #6e8233
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 19.5%
    2. 7495
      #7d8f29
      ΔE = 3.323 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  17. Little Greene

    1. Citrine
      #777f2d
      ΔE = 3.117 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Dark Celery / 2146-10
      #84882f
      ΔE = 3.200 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  19. Ford

    1. Baytree Green
      #7f9036
      ΔE = 3.332 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Emerald Fire
      #7f8023
      ΔE = 4.362 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
  20. Caparol

    1. 53 32 94 / Olivin 0
      #809034
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
    2. Olive 0 / Olive 0 Kg
      #7c8030
      ΔE = 3.390 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Calypso Green / 10GY 21/375
      #748440
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 20.6%
    2. Garnish / 90YY 21/371
      #7f823e
      ΔE = 3.931 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  22. Olympic

    1. Antique Moss B68-6
      #838f3c
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Pasture / T12 57.H7
      #7d903e
      ΔE = 3.628 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Spring Lime / T12 58.G7
      #83943d
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  24. Bristol

    1. Pasture / P158-C7
      #7d903e
      ΔE = 3.628 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. Spring Lime / P157-C6
      #83943d
      ΔE = 4.889 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Limmerick Trick / 7717
      #7e8947
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  26. Berger

    1. Limmerick Trick / 7717
      #7e8947
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Limerick Trick
      #7e8947
      ΔE = 3.686 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  28. Dupont

    1. CAS293
      #747d30
      ΔE = 3.851 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
    2. CAS301
      #6d7f00
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  29. Dulux

    1. 10GY 21/375
      #758443
      ΔE = 3.856 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
    2. 10GY 24/356
      #7c8b4c
      ΔE = 4.570 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  30. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Elysian Green
      #748f39
      ΔE = 3.883 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Straken Green
      #628126
      ΔE = 5.203 / LRV ≈ 18.4%
  31. General Paint

    1. Basilica / CL 2007N
      #6f8a3c
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  32. CIL

    1. Calypso Green
      #738442
      ΔE = 3.930 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
    2. Crown of Laurel
      #7b8b4c
      ΔE = 4.630 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  33. Chrysler

    1. Green
      #7f8342
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
    2. Green
      #668333
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  34. Wattyl

    1. Alligator Alley / F82W
      #7c8b49
      ΔE = 4.070 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
  35. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 3060-G50Y
      #888d33
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Natural Green / S 4050-G60Y
      #838139
      ΔE = 4.722 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
  36. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 101A Greening Spring
      #718d3c
      ΔE = 4.093 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
    2. 54A Marsh Green
      #8b8c40
      ΔE = 4.850 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 2-18-7 Leprechaun
      #7e922f
      ΔE = 4.126 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
    2. 3-18-7 Crispy Lettuce
      #757d35
      ΔE = 4.132 / LRV ≈ 18.7%
  38. Behr

    1. Green Dynasty MQ4-44
      #728943
      ΔE = 4.149 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
    2. Thyme Green 420D-6
      #728c44
      ΔE = 4.652 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
  39. ECOS Paints

    1. Green Glow (0788)
      #7e8547
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Green Glow / 0788
      #7e8547
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  41. Colortrend

    1. 0788
      #7e8547
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  42. Dutch Boy

    1. Ribbet!
      #7c8141
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. Green Giggle
      #86902b
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  43. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3040-G50Y
      #849141
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
    2. S 3050-G40Y
      #658233
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. 3705 Crown of Laurel 10GY 24/356
      #748344
      ΔE = 4.283 / LRV ≈ 20.4%
    2. 3677 Alfalfa 90YY 24/354
      #818342
      ΔE = 4.350 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
  45. Crown Diamond

    1. 7301-74 Rocket Salad
      #81884a
      ΔE = 4.390 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. 7296-83 Green Tea Field
      #73884a
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  46. Nerolac

    1. Ayurvedic Herb - 4404
      #7d884b
      ΔE = 4.397 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
    2. Green Apple - 2658
      #898e4b
      ΔE = 5.250 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  47. Sikkens

    1. H2.40.50
      #898d40
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. H1.44.44
      #818242
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 21.0%
  48. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Green Ravine 17-16
      #6d803b
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 19.0%
  49. Levis

    1. Atl Soleil A6
      #7e7f3a
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 19.9%
  50. Abet Laminati

    1. Verde Oliva 1852
      #868b49
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Verde Mela 1851
      #728e41
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  51. Asian Paints

    1. Vivid Green / 7717
      #808a4d
      ΔE = 4.676 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  52. Duron

    1. Verdant
      #8a8f33
      ΔE = 4.722 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Relentless Olive
      #6f7c37
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
  53. Audi

    1. Javagruen Metallic / 5T, LY6W
      #71903a
      ΔE = 4.758 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
  54. Crayola

    1. Pea Green
      #739122
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  55. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 12 C 37 - Green
      #7d7d33
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 19.3%
  56. Focoltone

    1. 1168
      #7d8803
      ΔE = 4.907 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  57. RAL

    1. RAL 110 50 40
      #747a2c
      ΔE = 4.945 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  58. Matthews Paint

    1. Green Racer / 10245
      #6b8b3c
      ΔE = 4.968 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
  59. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10873
      #819249
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 25.7%
    2. CF10219
      #838515
      ΔE = 5.073 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  60. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. G35 Lime Green
      #88922e
      ΔE = 5.081 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  61. Volkswagen

    1. Sage Green
      #737a32
      ΔE = 5.099 / LRV ≈ 17.8%
  62. Sico

    1. 6124-83 Green Tea Field
      #73884a
      ΔE = 5.106 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  63. Kelly-Moore

    1. Limerick Trick / KM3368-5
      #7b8a4f
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
  64. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Enough Is Enough / PPG1117-7
      #898c4a
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  65. Glidden

    1. Enough Is Enough / PPG1117-7
      #898c4a
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  66. GM / General Motors

    1. Augusta Green
      #6e7e3e
      ΔE = 5.159 / LRV ≈ 18.6%
  67. Nippon Paint

    1. Woods Trail / NP AC 2123 A
      #7a7f45
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 19.7%

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#78872f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#78872f foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #78872f">…</p>

#78872f background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #78872f">…</p>

#78872f shadow

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #78872f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
7898927
Binary
01111000, 10000111, 00101111
Hexadecimal
#78872f
LRV
≈ 21.5%
Closest short hex
#783 ΔE = 0.849
RGB
rgb(120, 135, 47)
RGBA
rgba(120, 135, 47, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.397, g: 0.447, b: 0.156
RYB
red: 18.431%, yellow: 52.941%, blue: 24.314%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8878289 / 0xff78872f
HSL
hsl(70, 48%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(70, 48%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 70° (70.227), saturation: 65% (0.652), value: 53% (0.529)
HSP
hue: 70.227, saturation: 65.185%, perceived brightness: 48.437%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 96.677, S: 84.710, L: 53.521
Cubehelix
H: -294.536, S: 0.591, L: 0.474
TSL
T: 1.056, S: 0.175, L: 0.472
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.111), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 65% (0.652), key: 47% (0.471)
CMY
cyan: 53% (0.529), magenta: 47% (0.471), yellow: 82% (0.816)
XYZ
X: 16.923, Y: 21.526, Z: 5.952
xyY
x: 0.381, y: 0.485, Y: 21.526
CIELab
L: 53.521, a: -18.371, b: 43.958
CIELuv
L: 53.521, u: -5.972, v: 51.014
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 53.521, C: 47.643, H: 112.681
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 53.521, C: 51.363, H: 96.677
Hunter-Lab
L: 46.397, a: -16.086, b: 24.871
CIECAM02
J: 42.831, C: 43.419, h: 113.582, Q: 128.941, M: 37.969, s: 54.265, H: 139.935
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.779, jaune: 6.317, green: 2.775
LMS
L: 20.682, M: 24.670, S: 6.197
YCbCr
Y: 119.486, Cb: 91.588, Cr: 127.663
YCoCg
Y: 109.250, Cg: 25.750, Co: 48.250
YDbDr
Y: 120.483, Db: -110.554, Dr: 0.899
YPbPr
Y: 125.469, Pb: -42.275, Pr: -3.452
xvYCC
Y: 123.756, Cb: 90.864, Cr: 124.968
YIQ
Y: 120.483, I: 19.335, Q: -30.552
YUV
Y: 120.483, U: -36.160, V: -0.424
Munsell Color System
5GY 5/8 ΔE = 3.492
Brand Color
Zootool ΔE = 6.035

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