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#8b9900 Hex Color Code

#8b9900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b9900 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #8b9900 is comprised of 54.51% red, 60% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #8b9900 has a hue of 65° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 567.83 nm.

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#8b9900 linear gradient to complementary #002a99

  1. #8b9900
  2. #848535
  3. #7b724e
  4. #6e5f63
  5. #5e4c75
  6. #443b87
  7. #002a99

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #6e7e00
  2. #788700
  3. #819000
  4. #8b9900
  5. #95a214
  6. #9fac21
  7. #a9b52d

Tones

  1. #8b9900
  2. #828c1f
  3. #787f2d
  4. #6e7237
  5. #646540
  6. #595947
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#8b9900 to white

  1. #8b9900
  2. #a1a93e
  3. #b5ba65
  4. #c9cb8b
  5. #dcdcb1
  6. #eeedd8
  7. #ffffff

#8b9900 to black

  1. #8b9900
  2. #737e0c
  3. #5c6310
  4. #454a11
  5. #303310
  6. #1c1c0b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G60Y
      #929b10
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Citron G64-120-102
      #8e9a21
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7495 CP
      #8d9b20
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. 384 CP
      #979916
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
  4. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Verde Miura / 2445001
      #859502
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-a6
      #949a00
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 16-a5
      #93a000
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  6. Focoltone

    1. 1162
      #909400
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  7. Dupont

    1. CAS300
      #829c00
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 28.5%

#8b9900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9900 foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #8b9900">…</p>

#8b9900 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #8b9900">…</p>

#8b9900 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b9900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9148672
Binary
10001011, 10011001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#8b9900
LRV
≈ 28.3%
Closest short hex
#890 ΔE = 0.710
RGB
rgb(139, 153, 0)
RGBA
rgba(139, 153, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.476, g: 0.524, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.055%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7628544 / 0xff8b9900
HSL
hsl(65, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(65, 100%, 30%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 65° (65.490), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 65.490, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 54.787%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 93.843, S: 99.979, L: 60.133
Cubehelix
H: -298.602, S: 1.051, L: 0.518
TSL
T: 1.259, S: 0.319, L: 0.515
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.092), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 22.039, Y: 28.272, Z: 4.296
xyY
x: 0.404, y: 0.518, Y: 28.272
CIELab
L: 60.133, a: -20.983, b: 63.178
CIELuv
L: 60.133, u: -4.516, v: 67.235
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.133, C: 66.571, H: 108.373
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.133, C: 67.387, H: 93.843
Hunter-Lab
L: 53.171, a: -19.062, b: 32.429
CIECAM02
J: 49.731, C: 60.389, h: 111.338, Q: 138.939, M: 52.809, s: 61.651, H: 136.553
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.705, jaune: 8.477, green: 3.330
LMS
L: 27.598, M: 32.511, S: 4.675
YCbCr
Y: 128.835, Cb: 62.905, Cr: 132.717
YCgCo
Y: 111.250, Cg: 41.750, Co: 69.500
YDbDr
Y: 131.372, Db: -197.649, Dr: -14.539
YPbPr
Y: 139.002, Pb: -74.890, Pr: 0.038
xvYCC
Y: 135.378, Cb: 62.214, Cr: 128.033
YIQ
Y: 131.372, I: 40.813, Q: -50.564
YUV
Y: 131.372, U: -64.647, V: 6.692
Munsell Color System
5GY 6/10 ΔE = 0.942
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 5.963

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