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#979a3a Hex Color Code

#979a3a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #979a3a is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #979a3a is comprised of 59.22% red, 60.39% green and 22.75% blue. In the HSL color space #979a3a has a hue of 62° (degrees), 45% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.82 nm.

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#979a3a linear gradient to complementary #1b42b9

  1. #979a3a
  2. #908a55
  3. #867b6b
  4. #7a6c7f
  5. #695d93
  6. #504fa6
  7. #1b42b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7a7e1d
  2. #838727
  3. #8d9131
  4. #979a3a
  5. #a1a443
  6. #abad4c
  7. #b5b756

Tones

  1. #979a3a
  2. #909244
  3. #8a8a4d
  4. #828155
  5. #7b7a5c
  6. #737263
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#979a3a to white

  1. #979a3a
  2. #aaaa5b
  3. #bcba7b
  4. #cdcb9b
  5. #dedcbc
  6. #efeddd
  7. #ffffff

#979a3a to black

  1. #979a3a
  2. #7c7f32
  3. #63642a
  4. #4a4b22
  5. #333319
  6. #1d1d10
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Grassy Knoll Y5-C1-1
      #989c3c
      ΔE = 0.726 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ National Forrest / 7821
      #9b9b39
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ National Forrest / 7821
      #9b9b39
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ National Forest
      #9b9b39
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Napa Valley
      #989932
      ΔE = 1.183 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. ★ Camo Green
      #929d40
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  6. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Forest Moss / 2146-20
      #9b993e
      ΔE = 1.356 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ S-H-400 Rolling Hills
      #999c33
      ΔE = 1.361 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
    2. 400B-7 Lemon Grass
      #a19e3d
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ National Forest / KM3432-5
      #9d9b3e
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7746 C
      #999b30
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. ★ 7495 C
      #8f993e
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 29.0%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7765 - Parisan Park
      #9c9937
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 30.1%
  11. Smart

    1. ★ Stream Green / C43L
      #959e3b
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-c7
      #9d9a42
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. 15-b6
      #9a9e2a
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mousse de jungle
      #90972f
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
    2. Morovia
      #98942d
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-17-7 Vivid
      #97972c
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  15. Geely

    1. ★ Lemon Green Solid / 283
      #9a9d48
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cactus Needle / T12 58.G6
      #929640
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 3050-G60Y
      #9b9a48
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G50Y
      #999f30
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  18. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 12 D 43 - Greengage / Sapling / Springleaf
      #92953e
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5631
      #949431
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
    2. 5156
      #93943f
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 27.7%
  20. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Bright Yellow
      #9f9f42
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Luau Green - 6712
      #989746
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Lazy Lizard / 851
      #9c9c4b
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
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    1. DE 5523 - Lazy Lizard
      #9c9c4b
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  24. Krylon

    1. Ivy Leaf
      #949848
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  25. Dupont

    1. CAS292
      #8d9839
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  26. Ford

    1. Light Green
      #8d9839
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  27. Sto

    1. 31140
      #a09d46
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  28. Caparol

    1. 26S 1 / Chromoxidgruen 26S 1
      #9c9c4c
      ΔE = 2.592 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  29. General Paint

    1. Norse / CL 1977N
      #9fa141
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  30. Brillux

    1. 90.12.18
      #989440
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 28.2%

#979a3a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#979a3a foreground

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="color: #979a3a">…</p>

#979a3a background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #979a3a">…</p>

#979a3a shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #979a3a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9935418
Binary
10010111, 10011010, 00111010
Hexadecimal
#979a3a
LRV
≈ 30.0%
Closest short hex
#993 ΔE = 1.203
RGB
rgb(151, 154, 58)
RGBA
rgba(151, 154, 58, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.416, g: 0.424, b: 0.160
RYB
red: 0.227%, yellow: 0.604%, blue: 0.239%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6841798 / 0xff979a3a
HSL
hsl(62, 45%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(62, 45%, 42%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 62° (61.875), saturation: 62% (0.623), value: 60% (0.604)
HSP
hue: 61.875, saturation: 62.338%, perceived brightness: 56.994%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 87.872, S: 83.735, L: 61.651
Cubehelix
H: 58.431, S: 0.682, L: 0.559
TSL
T: 1.409, S: 0.165, L: 0.557
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.019), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 62% (0.623), key: 40% (0.396)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 77% (0.773)
XYZ
X: 25.083, Y: 29.997, Z: 8.471
xyY
x: 0.395, y: 0.472, Y: 29.997
CIELab
L: 61.651, a: -13.993, b: 48.502
CIELuv
L: 61.651, u: 2.118, v: 57.003
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.651, C: 50.480, H: 106.092
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.651, C: 57.042, H: 87.872
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.769, a: -14.099, b: 29.168
CIECAM02
J: 51.688, C: 44.332, h: 106.641, Q: 141.647, M: 38.768, s: 52.316, H: 129.212
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.804, jaune: 6.965, green: 2.168
LMS
L: 29.891, M: 33.323, S: 8.813
YCbCr
Y: 138.107, Cb: 86.300, Cr: 133.499
YCgCo
Y: 129.250, Cg: 24.750, Co: 61.000
YDbDr
Y: 142.159, Db: -126.618, Dr: -16.833
YPbPr
Y: 146.449, Pb: -47.655, Pr: 2.916
xvYCC
Y: 141.774, Cb: 86.138, Cr: 130.562
YIQ
Y: 142.159, I: 29.054, Q: -30.503
YUV
Y: 142.159, U: -41.413, V: 7.756
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 6/6 ΔE = 2.199
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 7.888

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