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#856900 Hex Color Code

#856900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #856900 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #856900 is comprised of 52.16% red, 41.18% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #856900 has a hue of 47° (degrees), 100% saturation and 26% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.31 nm.

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#856900 linear gradient to complementary #004e85

  1. #856900
  2. #7c6426
  3. #715f3c
  4. #645a4f
  5. #545661
  6. #3d5273
  7. #004e85

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6f5600
  2. #765c00
  3. #7e6300
  4. #856900
  5. #8c700b
  6. #947615
  7. #9c7d1d

Tones

  1. #856900
  2. #7b6216
  3. #715c23
  4. #66552c
  5. #5b4f35
  6. #50493c
  7. #434343

Tints and Shades

#856900 to White

  1. #856900
  2. #9c8034
  3. #b2985c
  4. #c6b183
  5. #dacaab
  6. #ede4d4
  7. #ffffff

#856900 to Black

  1. #856900
  2. #6e5708
  3. #58460c
  4. #43350d
  5. #2f250c
  6. #1c1607
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1265
      #82660d
      ΔE = 1.700
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Porch
      #896916
      ΔE = 2.197
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 4050-G90Y
      #82681f
      ΔE = 2.946

#856900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#856900 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #856900">…</p>

#856900 background

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

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #856900">…</p>

#856900 shadow

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

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #856900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
8743168
Binary
10000101, 01101001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#856900
Closest short hex
#860 ΔE = 1.845
RGB
rgb(133, 105, 0)
RGBA
rgba(133, 105, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.559, g: 0.441, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 13.908%, yellow: 52.157%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-8034048 / 0xff856900
HSL
hsl(47, 100%, 26%)
HSLA
hsla(47, 100%%, 26%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 47° (47.368), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 52% (0.522)
HSP
hue: 47.368, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 42.528
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.470, S: 99.979, L: 45.758
Cubehelix
H: 45.689, S: 0.871, L: 0.399
TSL
T: 2.017, S: 0.335, L: 0.398
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 21 (0.211), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 48 (0.478)
CMY
cyan: 48 (0.478), magenta: 59 (0.588), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 14.725, Y: 15.091, Z: 2.137
xyY
x: 0.461, y: 0.472, Y: 15.091
CIELab
L: 45.758, a: 2.343, b: 52.529
CIELuv
L: 45.758, u: 23.883, v: 47.839
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 45.758, C: 52.582, H: 87.446
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 45.758, C: 53.470, H: 63.470
Hunter-Lab
L: 38.847, a: -0.319, b: 23.931
CIECAM02
J: 35.972, C: 46.446, h: 88.923, Q: 118.167, M: 40.616, s: 58.628, H: 98.242
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.770, jaune: 6.960, green: -0.107
LMS
L: 16.927, M: 15.269, S: 2.351
YCbCr
Y: 103.101, Cb: 77.761, Cr: 147.747
YCgCo
Y: 85.750, Cg: 19.250, Co: 66.500
YDbDr
Y: 101.402, Db: -152.565, Dr: -60.109
YPbPr
Y: 103.404, Pb: -55.720, Pr: 18.830
xvYCC
Y: 104.806, Cb: 79.054, Cr: 144.541
YIQ
Y: 101.402, I: 50.413, Q: -26.748
YUV
Y: 101.402, U: -49.899, V: 27.721
Munsell Color System
5Y 5/8 ΔE = 3.096
Brand Color
Zootool ΔE = 19.502

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