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#956900 Hex Color Code

#956900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #956900 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #956900 is comprised of 58.43% red, 41.18% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #956900 has a hue of 42° (degrees), 100% saturation and 29% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 580.72 nm.

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#956900 linear gradient to complementary #005995

  1. #956900
  2. #8b6629
  3. #7f6341
  4. #726057
  5. #605d6c
  6. #465b80
  7. #005995

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7d5500
  2. #855c00
  3. #8d6200
  4. #956900
  5. #9d700b
  6. #a57716
  7. #ad7e1e

Tones

  1. #956900
  2. #8a6418
  3. #7f5f26
  4. #735a31
  5. #67553a
  6. #595043
  7. #4b4b4b

Tints and Shades

#956900 to White

  1. #956900
  2. #aa8035
  3. #be985c
  4. #d0b184
  5. #e1caac
  6. #f1e4d5
  7. #ffffff

#956900 to Black

  1. #956900
  2. #7b5708
  3. #62460c
  4. #4a350e
  5. #33250c
  6. #1e1607
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2311
      #946700
      ΔE = 0.774
    2. ★ 3386
      #946815
      ΔE = 1.774
  2. New Citadel

    1. ★ Balor Brown
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 1.868
  3. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Chestnut Gold (9073)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 1.868
  4. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Snakebite Leather
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 1.868
  5. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Cobra Leather /Leather Brown (040)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 1.868
  6. Rackham

    1. ★ Kalliene Yellow (23)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 1.868
  7. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Brown Sand (876)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 1.868
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10857
      #976f17
      ΔE = 2.383
  9. Dupont

    1. CAS237
      #9e6f00
      ΔE = 2.740
  10. Teknos

    1. FI024
      #996f1d
      ΔE = 2.757
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. 146
      #966305
      ΔE = 2.789
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3560-Y
      #9f6c14
      ΔE = 2.970

#956900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#956900 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #956900">…</p>

#956900 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #956900">…</p>

#956900 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #956900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9791744
Binary
10010101, 01101001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#956900
Closest short hex
#960 ΔE = 1.931
RGB
rgb(149, 105, 0)
RGBA
rgba(149, 105, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.587, g: 0.413, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 24.486%, yellow: 58.431%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6985472 / 0xff956900
HSL
hsl(42, 100%, 29%)
HSLA
hsla(42, 100%, 29%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 42° (42.282), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 58% (0.584)
HSP
hue: 42.282, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 44.901
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 52.908, S: 99.979, L: 47.616
Cubehelix
H: 40.400, S: 0.925, L: 0.418
TSL
T: 2.237, S: 0.356, L: 0.416
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 30 (0.295), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 42 (0.416)
CMY
cyan: 42 (0.416), magenta: 59 (0.588), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 17.447, Y: 16.494, Z: 2.265
xyY
x: 0.482, y: 0.456, Y: 16.494
CIELab
L: 47.616, a: 9.954, b: 54.680
CIELuv
L: 47.616, u: 36.562, v: 48.358
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.616, C: 55.579, H: 79.682
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.616, C: 60.624, H: 52.908
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.613, a: 5.611, b: 25.123
CIECAM02
J: 38.099, C: 48.358, h: 79.879, Q: 121.609, M: 42.289, s: 58.970, H: 83.779
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.777, jaune: 7.197, green: -1.297
LMS
L: 19.504, M: 15.737, S: 2.504
YCbCr
Y: 107.213, Cb: 75.393, Cr: 154.771
YCgCo
Y: 89.750, Cg: 15.250, Co: 74.500
YDbDr
Y: 106.186, Db: -159.765, Dr: -81.437
YPbPr
Y: 106.812, Pb: -57.560, Pr: 26.830
xvYCC
Y: 107.733, Cb: 77.437, Cr: 151.568
YIQ
Y: 106.186, I: 59.944, Q: -23.365
YUV
Y: 106.186, U: -52.253, V: 37.561
Munsell Color System
5Y 5/8 ΔE = 3.249
Brand Color
Disqus (orange) ΔE = 17.716

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