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#9cb979 Hex Color Code

#9cb979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #9cb979 is a medium light shade of green. In the RGB color model #9cb979 is comprised of 61.18% red, 72.55% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #9cb979 has a hue of 87° (degrees), 31% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.05 nm.

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#9cb979 linear gradient to complementary #8961d1

  1. #9cb979
  2. #9dab89
  3. #9d9c98
  4. #9b8ea7
  5. #977fb5
  6. #9170c3
  7. #8961d1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #7b9759
  2. #86a264
  3. #91ae6e
  4. #9cb979
  5. #a7c584
  6. #b3d08f
  7. #bedc9a

Tones

  1. #9cb979
  2. #9cb47f
  3. #9cae84
  4. #9ba98a
  5. #9ba48f
  6. #9a9e94
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#9cb979 to white

  1. #9cb979
  2. #adc48f
  3. #bdd0a4
  4. #cedcbb
  5. #dee7d1
  6. #eef3e8
  7. #ffffff

#9cb979 to black

  1. #9cb979
  2. #809764
  3. #667750
  4. #4c583c
  5. #343b2a
  6. #1d2119
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7671 - Grand Valley
      #9bb97c
      ΔE = 0.783 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Pea Pod 30GY 46/319
      #9ab77a
      ΔE = 0.939 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 3737 Caledon Hills 30GY 51/294
      #a5be85
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 154-11 U
      #99b97c
      ΔE = 1.149 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. ★ P 154-12 C
      #a1bd7a
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 20 101 / Veroneser Gruen 20
      #9cbc7c
      ΔE = 1.153 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. ★ 27S 2 / Chromoxidgruen 27S 2
      #98b474
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  5. Bristol

    1. ★ Hearty / P155-C4
      #9ab773
      ΔE = 1.208 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Burnished Gold
      #9eb77c
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2040-G30Y
      #99bb7b
      ΔE = 1.258 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Natural Green / FS117
      #a4b773
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 84.12.18
      #9fb875
      ΔE = 1.359 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 6-071 - Eau de nil
      #9eb67a
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  10. Sico

    1. ★ 6125-53 Young Cypress
      #99b577
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. ★ 6127-53 Balmoral Meadow
      #97b77f
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Hearty Hosta / T10 59E-2
      #9bba72
      ΔE = 1.643 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ Rolling Meadows / T98-6
      #a5b97d
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Little Apples 20-25
      #95b77b
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  13. Olympic

    1. ★ Hearty Hosta B67-4
      #9eb882
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Peaceful Leaf
      #99bc72
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. Lucky Clover
      #97b86d
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7293-53 Balmoral Meadow
      #97b77f
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  16. Crown Paint

    1. Pea Pod
      #94b97d
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5072
      #92b979
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  18. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Mesclun Green - 6724
      #9db682
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  19. Sto

    1. 36302
      #95bb70
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Woodland Hills Green / 543
      #a7bb81
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. Fabien
      #96be7d
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  22. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-20-5 Ripple Green
      #a2c084
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  23. KILZ

    1. Dewey Grass / F731
      #a5bb86
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10615
      #a8be7e
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 3-21-5 Staghorn Fern
      #97b27b
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. G44 Palm Green
      #99b178
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 39.6%

#9cb979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#9cb979 foreground

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="color: #9cb979">…</p>

#9cb979 background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #9cb979">…</p>

#9cb979 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #9cb979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10271097
Binary
10011100, 10111001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#9cb979
LRV
≈ 43.1%
Closest short hex
#9b7 ΔE = 1.206
RGB
rgb(156, 185, 121)
RGBA
rgba(156, 185, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.338, g: 0.400, b: 0.262
RYB
red: 0.475%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-6506119 / 0xff9cb979
HSL
hsl(87, 31%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(87, 31%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 87° (87.188), saturation: 35% (0.346), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 87.187, saturation: 34.595%, perceived brightness: 66.823%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 108.327, S: 51.354, L: 71.654
Cubehelix
H: -278.822, S: 0.461, L: 0.664
TSL
T: 0.351, S: 0.090, L: 0.663
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.157), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 35% (0.346), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 39% (0.388), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 34.510, Y: 43.146, Z: 24.595
xyY
x: 0.338, y: 0.422, Y: 43.146
CIELab
L: 71.654, a: -21.117, b: 29.324
CIELuv
L: 71.654, u: -14.087, v: 42.529
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.654, C: 36.136, H: 125.759
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.654, C: 44.801, H: 108.327
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.686, a: -21.169, b: 23.779
CIECAM02
J: 62.642, C: 32.195, h: 124.923, Q: 155.935, M: 28.154, s: 42.491, H: 155.919
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.905, jaune: 4.538, green: 3.087
LMS
L: 39.830, M: 49.109, S: 24.877
YCbCr
Y: 161.190, Cb: 104.196, Cr: 119.813
YCgCo
Y: 161.750, Cg: 23.250, Co: 47.750
YDbDr
Y: 169.033, Db: -72.262, Dr: 24.769
YPbPr
Y: 174.215, Pb: -28.665, Pr: -11.556
xvYCC
Y: 165.620, Cb: 102.820, Cr: 117.849
YIQ
Y: 169.033, I: 3.285, Q: -26.045
YUV
Y: 169.033, U: -23.635, V: -11.434
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 7/6 ΔE = 1.739
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 6.673

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