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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. Lamborghini

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

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

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

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

#8b9900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b9900 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #8b9900">…</p>

#8b9900 background

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #8b9900">…</p>

#8b9900 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<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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