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#979500 Hex Color Code

#979500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #979500 is comprised of 59.22% red, 58.43% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #979500 has a hue of 59° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.85 nm.

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#979500 linear gradient to complementary #004097

  1. #979500
  2. #8d8533
  3. #80764c
  4. #726860
  5. #5f5973
  6. #454c85
  7. #004097

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a7a00
  2. #838300
  3. #8d8c00
  4. #979500
  5. #a19e13
  6. #aba721
  7. #b5b12c

Tones

  1. #979500
  2. #8b881e
  3. #807c2c
  4. #746f37
  5. #67633f
  6. #5a5746
  7. #4c4c4c

Tints and Shades

#979500 to White

  1. #979500
  2. #aba63d
  3. #beb765
  4. #d0c88b
  5. #e0dab1
  6. #f0ecd7
  7. #ffffff

#979500 to Black

  1. #979500
  2. #7d7a0b
  3. #636110
  4. #4b4911
  5. #333110
  6. #1e1c0a
  7. #000000

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Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS284
      #989500
      ΔE = 0.251
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-a7
      #989400
      ΔE = 0.522
    2. ★ 15-a6
      #949a00
      ΔE = 2.243
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Offbeat Green - 6706
      #929302
      ΔE = 1.256
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 391
      #949108
      ΔE = 1.539
  5. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1162
      #909400
      ΔE = 1.666
  6. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10217
      #a19700
      ΔE = 2.375
  7. RAL

    1. RAL 1027 / Curry
      #9d9101
      ΔE = 2.496
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. Emerging Bud
      #95901f
      ΔE = 2.587
  9. Earthpaint

    1. 2-17-7 Vivid
      #97972c
      ΔE = 2.834
  10. Peintures MF

    1. Morovia
      #98942d
      ΔE = 2.933

#979500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979500 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #979500">…</p>

#979500 background

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

Twyla Tharp
<p style="background-color: #979500">…</p>

#979500 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9934080
Binary
10010111, 10010101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#979500
Closest short hex
#990 ΔE = 1.430
RGB
rgb(151, 149, 0)
RGBA
rgba(151, 149, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.503, g: 0.497, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.795%, yellow: 59.216%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6843136 / 0xff979500
HSL
hsl(59, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 100%%, 30%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (59.205), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 59% (0.592)
HSP
hue: 59.205, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 55.250
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.673, S: 99.979, L: 59.956
Cubehelix
H: 56.313, S: 1.063, L: 0.522
TSL
T: 1.515, S: 0.316, L: 0.520
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 1 (0.013), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 41 (0.408)
CMY
cyan: 41 (0.408), magenta: 42 (0.416), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 23.511, Y: 28.075, Z: 4.181
xyY
x: 0.422, y: 0.503, Y: 28.075
CIELab
L: 59.956, a: -13.530, b: 63.488
CIELuv
L: 59.956, u: 6.131, v: 65.744
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.956, C: 64.913, H: 102.031
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.956, C: 66.029, H: 84.673
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.986, a: -13.521, b: 32.412
CIECAM02
J: 49.864, C: 57.762, h: 104.895, Q: 139.125, M: 50.512, s: 60.255, H: 126.389
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.733, jaune: 8.491, green: 2.292
LMS
L: 28.611, M: 31.141, S: 4.564
YCbCr
Y: 129.903, Cb: 62.293, Cr: 139.457
YCgCo
Y: 112.250, Cg: 36.750, Co: 75.500
YDbDr
Y: 132.612, Db: -199.517, Dr: -34.999
YPbPr
Y: 138.698, Pb: -74.730, Pr: 7.854
xvYCC
Y: 135.117, Cb: 62.355, Cr: 134.899
YIQ
Y: 132.612, I: 49.060, Q: -45.936
YUV
Y: 132.612, U: -65.257, V: 16.131
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 6/10 ΔE = 0.380
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 9.454

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