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#a4a956 Hex Color Code

#a4a956 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a4a956 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #a4a956 is comprised of 64.31% red, 66.27% green and 33.73% blue. In the HSL color space #a4a956 has a hue of 64° (degrees), 33% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 569.34 nm.

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#a4a956 linear gradient to complementary #2040df

  1. #a4a956
  2. #9e9771
  3. #958588
  4. #88739f
  5. #7662b4
  6. #5b51ca
  7. #2040df

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #848a39
  2. #8f9442
  3. #999f4c
  4. #a4a956
  5. #afb460
  6. #babe6a
  7. #c5c974

Tones

  1. #a4a956
  2. #9fa25e
  3. #999b66
  4. #94946d
  5. #8d8d73
  6. #87877a
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#a4a956 to white

  1. #a4a956
  2. #b4b772
  3. #c4c58d
  4. #d3d3a9
  5. #e2e2c5
  6. #f1f0e2
  7. #ffffff

#a4a956 to black

  1. #a4a956
  2. #878b48
  3. #6b6d3a
  4. #50512d
  5. #363721
  6. #1e1f14
  7. #000000

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#a4a956 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a4a956 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: #a4a956">…</p>

#a4a956 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #a4a956">…</p>

#a4a956 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a4a956">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10791254
Binary
10100100, 10101001, 01010110
Hexadecimal
#a4a956
LRV
≈ 36.9%
Closest short hex
#aa5 ΔE = 1.568
RGB
rgb(164, 169, 86)
RGBA
rgba(164, 169, 86, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.391, g: 0.403, b: 0.205
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.357%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5985962 / 0xffa4a956
HSL
hsl(64, 33%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(64, 33%%, 50%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 64° (63.614), saturation: 49% (0.491), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 63.614, saturation: 49.112%, perceived brightness: 62.807%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 89.346, S: 71.516, L: 67.233
Cubehelix
H: 59.843, S: 0.611, L: 0.621
TSL
T: 1.338, S: 0.122, L: 0.620
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.030), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 49% (0.491), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 36% (0.357), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 66% (0.663)
XYZ
X: 31.178, Y: 36.941, Z: 14.290
xyY
x: 0.378, y: 0.448, Y: 36.941
CIELab
L: 67.233, a: -13.930, b: 41.867
CIELuv
L: 67.233, u: 0.608, v: 53.259
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.233, C: 44.123, H: 108.403
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.233, C: 53.262, H: 89.346
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.779, a: -14.797, b: 28.605
CIECAM02
J: 57.946, C: 38.141, h: 107.664, Q: 149.976, M: 33.354, s: 47.159, H: 130.841
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.854, jaune: 6.205, green: 2.079
LMS
L: 36.396, M: 40.857, S: 14.649
YCbCr
Y: 151.752, Cb: 92.303, Cr: 131.698
YCgCo
Y: 147.000, Cg: 22.000, Co: 60.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.043, Db: -108.389, Dr: -11.346
YPbPr
Y: 161.959, Pb: -40.925, Pr: 1.318
xvYCC
Y: 155.094, Cb: 92.050, Cr: 129.158
YIQ
Y: 158.043, I: 23.686, Q: -26.881
YUV
Y: 158.043, U: -35.451, V: 5.226
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/6 ΔE = 4.240
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 6.523

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