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#959900 Hex Color Code

#959900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #959900 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #959900 is comprised of 58.43% red, 60% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #959900 has a hue of 62° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.72 nm.

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#959900 linear gradient to complementary #003a99

  1. #959900
  2. #8b8834
  3. #80774d
  4. #726662
  5. #605775
  6. #454887
  7. #003a99

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #777e00
  2. #818700
  3. #8b9000
  4. #959900
  5. #9fa214
  6. #a9ac22
  7. #b3b52d

Tones

  1. #959900
  2. #8a8c1f
  3. #7f7f2d
  4. #737238
  5. #676540
  6. #5b5947
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#959900 to White

  1. #959900
  2. #a9a93e
  3. #bcba65
  4. #ceca8b
  5. #e0dcb1
  6. #f0edd8
  7. #ffffff

#959900 to Black

  1. #959900
  2. #7b7e0c
  3. #626311
  4. #4a4a12
  5. #333310
  6. #1e1c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-a6
      #949a00
      ΔE = 0.506 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 16-a5
      #93a000
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G60Y
      #929b10
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
    2. S 2070-G70Y
      #a09d0c
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS284
      #989500
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1162
      #909400
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
    2. ★ 2313
      #9b9e00
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  5. Resene

    1. Citron G64-120-102
      #8e9a21
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  6. Earthpaint

    1. 2-17-7 Vivid
      #97972c
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 391
      #949108
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 26.6%

#959900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#959900 foreground

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #959900">…</p>

#959900 background

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #959900">…</p>

#959900 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #959900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9804032
Binary
10010101, 10011001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#959900
LRV
≈ 29.2%
Closest short hex
#990 ΔE = 0.984
RGB
rgb(149, 153, 0)
RGBA
rgba(149, 153, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.493, g: 0.507, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.016%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6973184 / 0xff959900
HSL
hsl(62, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(62, 100%%, 30%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 62° (61.569), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 61.569, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 55.983%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 88.197, S: 99.979, L: 60.934
Cubehelix
H: 58.186, S: 1.077, L: 0.529
TSL
T: 1.421, S: 0.316, L: 0.527
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.026), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 42% (0.416), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 23.787, Y: 29.173, Z: 4.378
xyY
x: 0.415, y: 0.509, Y: 29.173
CIELab
L: 60.934, a: -16.521, b: 64.127
CIELuv
L: 60.934, u: 2.119, v: 67.316
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 60.934, C: 66.221, H: 104.447
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 60.934, C: 67.349, H: 88.197
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.012, a: -15.910, b: 33.003
CIECAM02
J: 50.800, C: 59.249, h: 107.385, Q: 140.425, M: 51.812, s: 60.743, H: 130.398
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.724, jaune: 8.588, green: 2.718
LMS
L: 29.252, M: 32.811, S: 4.773
YCbCr
Y: 131.405, Cb: 61.425, Cr: 137.107
YCgCo
Y: 113.750, Cg: 39.250, Co: 74.500
YDbDr
Y: 134.362, Db: -202.149, Dr: -27.869
YPbPr
Y: 141.132, Pb: -76.040, Pr: 5.038
xvYCC
Y: 137.207, Cb: 61.204, Cr: 132.426
YIQ
Y: 134.362, I: 46.770, Q: -48.449
YUV
Y: 134.362, U: -66.118, V: 12.842
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 6/8 ΔE = 1.271
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 7.987

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