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#999900 / #990 Hex Color Code

#999900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #999900 / #990 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #999900 is comprised of 60% red, 60% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #999900 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 100% saturation and 30% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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#999900 linear gradient to complementary #004099

  1. #999900
  2. #8f8934
  3. #82794d
  4. #746962
  5. #615b75
  6. #464d87
  7. #004099

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b7d00
  2. #858600
  3. #8f9000
  4. #999900
  5. #a3a214
  6. #adac22
  7. #b8b62e

Tones

  1. #999900
  2. #8d8c1f
  3. #817f2d
  4. #757238
  5. #686540
  6. #5b5947
  7. #4d4d4d

Tints and Shades

#999900 to White

  1. #999900
  2. #ada93e
  3. #bfba66
  4. #d1ca8b
  5. #e1dcb1
  6. #f1edd8
  7. #ffffff

#999900 to Black

  1. #999900
  2. #7e7e0c
  3. #646311
  4. #4c4a12
  5. #343310
  6. #1e1c0b
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

Monochromacy

Dichromacy

Trichromacy

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-a6
      #949a00
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. ★ 14-a7
      #989400
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 27.9%
  2. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS284
      #989500
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 28.2%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2313
      #9b9e00
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
    2. 1162
      #909400
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G70Y
      #a09d0c
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. ★ S 2070-G60Y
      #929b10
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10217
      #a19700
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 391
      #949108
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. 2-17-7 Vivid
      #97972c
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 28.9%

#999900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#999900 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #990">…</p>

#999900 background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #990">…</p>

#999900 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #990">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10066176
Binary
10011001, 10011001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#999900 / #990
LRV
≈ 29.6%
RGB
rgb(153, 153, 0)
RGBA
rgba(153, 153, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.500, g: 0.500, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.000%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6711040 / 0xff999900
HSL
hsl(60, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 100%%, 30%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 60% (0.600)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 56.477%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 99.979, L: 61.269
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 1.089, L: 0.534
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.316, L: 0.532
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 40% (0.400)
CMY
cyan: 40% (0.400), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 24.529, Y: 29.556, Z: 4.413
xyY
x: 0.419, y: 0.505, Y: 29.556
CIELab
L: 61.269, a: -14.720, b: 64.524
CIELuv
L: 61.269, u: 4.860, v: 67.354
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 61.269, C: 66.182, H: 102.851
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 61.269, C: 67.529, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 54.365, a: -14.601, b: 33.243
CIECAM02
J: 51.248, C: 58.874, h: 105.746, Q: 141.043, M: 51.485, s: 60.418, H: 127.772
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.730, jaune: 8.633, green: 2.467
LMS
L: 29.955, M: 32.939, S: 4.815
YCbCr
Y: 132.433, Cb: 60.833, Cr: 138.863
YCgCo
Y: 114.750, Cg: 38.250, Co: 76.500
YDbDr
Y: 135.558, Db: -203.949, Dr: -33.201
YPbPr
Y: 141.984, Pb: -76.500, Pr: 7.038
xvYCC
Y: 137.939, Cb: 60.800, Cr: 134.182
YIQ
Y: 135.558, I: 49.153, Q: -47.604
YUV
Y: 135.558, U: -66.706, V: 15.302
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 6/10 ΔE = 1.081
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 8.858

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