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#97c500 Hex Color Code

#97c500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #97c500 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #97c500 is comprised of 59.22% red, 77.25% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #97c500 has a hue of 74° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.5 nm.

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#97c500 linear gradient to complementary #0008c5

  1. #97c500
  2. #96a847
  3. #918a67
  4. #866d81
  5. #745098
  6. #5731af
  7. #0008c5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #72a200
  2. #7ead00
  3. #8bb900
  4. #97c500
  5. #a3d11c
  6. #b0dd2e
  7. #bde93c

Tones

  1. #97c500
  2. #90b429
  3. #89a33b
  4. #819348
  5. #788253
  6. #6e735b
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#97c500 to white

  1. #97c500
  2. #abcf46
  3. #bed86e
  4. #d0e292
  5. #e1ecb6
  6. #f0f5db
  7. #ffffff

#97c500 to black

  1. #97c500
  2. #7da10f
  3. #637f14
  4. #4b5e15
  5. #343f13
  6. #1e220e
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lime Green / 2026-10
      #98c201
      ΔE = 1.039 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Margarita / 2026-20
      #a5c801
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 382 2X
      #9ec400
      ΔE = 1.405 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1172
      #98c000
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 2321
      #a5c500
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  4. Crayola

    1. ★ Iguana Green
      #9cbf0e
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  5. Peintures MF

    1. Baume à la lime
      #95cb27
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Green
      #a5c128
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 46.3%

#97c500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#97c500 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #97c500">…</p>

#97c500 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #97c500">…</p>

#97c500 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #97c500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9946368
Binary
10010111, 11000101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#97c500
LRV
≈ 46.5%
Closest short hex
#9c0 ΔE = 2.305
RGB
rgb(151, 197, 0)
RGBA
rgba(151, 197, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.434, g: 0.566, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.773%, blue: 0.180%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6830848 / 0xff97c500
HSL
hsl(74, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(74, 100%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 74° (74.010), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 74.010, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 67.467%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 105.093, S: 99.979, L: 73.876
Cubehelix
H: -291.161, S: 1.399, L: 0.633
TSL
T: 0.891, S: 0.340, L: 0.631
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.234), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 41% (0.408), magenta: 23% (0.227), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 32.729, Y: 46.511, Z: 7.253
xyY
x: 0.378, y: 0.538, Y: 46.511
CIELab
L: 73.876, a: -36.940, b: 73.884
CIELuv
L: 73.876, u: -22.843, v: 84.704
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.876, C: 82.603, H: 116.564
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.876, C: 87.730, H: 105.093
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.199, a: -33.686, b: 41.434
CIECAM02
J: 64.757, C: 74.409, h: 119.229, Q: 158.546, M: 65.070, s: 64.064, H: 148.118
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.653, jaune: 9.947, green: 5.550
LMS
L: 42.787, M: 55.969, S: 7.864
YCbCr
Y: 154.095, Cb: 48.325, Cr: 121.793
YCgCo
Y: 136.250, Cg: 60.750, Co: 75.500
YDbDr
Y: 160.788, Db: -241.901, Dr: 18.569
YPbPr
Y: 173.018, Pb: -93.210, Pr: -13.938
xvYCC
Y: 164.592, Cb: 46.121, Cr: 115.756
YIQ
Y: 160.788, I: 35.886, Q: -71.021
YUV
Y: 160.788, U: -79.122, V: -8.588
Munsell Color System
5GY 7/12 ΔE = 5.323
Brand Color
eBay ΔE = 2.580

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