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#a56900 Hex Color Code

#a56900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a56900 is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #a56900 is comprised of 64.71% red, 41.18% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #a56900 has a hue of 38° (degrees), 100% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 583.79 nm.

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#a56900 linear gradient to complementary #0065a5

  1. #a56900
  2. #9a682c
  3. #8e6747
  4. #7f665f
  5. #6b6576
  6. #4f658d
  7. #0065a5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8c5400
  2. #945b00
  3. #9c6200
  4. #a56900
  5. #ae700c
  6. #b67717
  7. #bf7f20

Tones

  1. #a56900
  2. #99651a
  3. #8c6229
  4. #7f5e35
  5. #725a40
  6. #63574a
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#a56900 to White

  1. #a56900
  2. #b88036
  3. #ca985d
  4. #dab184
  5. #e8caac
  6. #f4e4d5
  7. #ffffff

#a56900 to Black

  1. #a56900
  2. #885708
  3. #6c460c
  4. #51350e
  5. #38250d
  6. #211607
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ CAS221
      #a86a00
      ΔE = 0.738
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    1. ★ Mediterranean Sun
      #a26912
      ΔE = 1.315
  3. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 08 D 44 - Brown
      #a16602
      ΔE = 1.332
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wild Fire
      #a9690b
      ΔE = 1.408
    2. Tan
      #a77110
      ΔE = 2.805
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 49-a
      #a16912
      ΔE = 1.415
    2. 49-a1
      #9c6611
      ΔE = 2.501
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7511
      #ad6b08
      ΔE = 2.046
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Montana 0 / Montana 0 Kg
      #a46c1c
      ΔE = 2.052
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3560-Y
      #9f6c14
      ΔE = 2.104
  9. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1156
      #9d6a00
      ΔE = 2.233
  10. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Stoll's Alley Chs-22
      #a16c20
      ΔE = 2.547
  11. Rackham

    1. Kalliene Yellow (23)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 2.570
  12. New Citadel

    1. Balor Brown
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 2.570
  13. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Cobra Leather /Leather Brown (040)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 2.570
  14. Reaper Master

    1. Chestnut Gold (9073)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 2.570
  15. Old Citadel

    1. Snakebite Leather
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 2.570
  16. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Brown Sand (876)
      #9c6b08
      ΔE = 2.570

#a56900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a56900 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a56900">…</p>

#a56900 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #a56900">…</p>

#a56900 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 #a56900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10840320
Binary
10100101, 01101001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#a56900
Closest short hex
#a60 ΔE = 1.942
RGB
rgb(165, 105, 0)
RGBA
rgba(165, 105, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.611, g: 0.389, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 36.975%, yellow: 64.706%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5936896 / 0xffa56900
HSL
hsl(38, 100%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(38, 100%%, 32%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 38° (38.182), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 38.182, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 47.404
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 44.600, S: 99.979, L: 49.623
Cubehelix
H: 35.850, S: 0.987, L: 0.437
TSL
T: 2.407, S: 0.380, L: 0.435
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 36 (0.364), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 35 (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 35 (0.353), magenta: 59 (0.588), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 20.570, Y: 18.105, Z: 2.411
xyY
x: 0.501, y: 0.441, Y: 18.105
CIELab
L: 49.623, a: 17.340, b: 56.979
CIELuv
L: 49.623, u: 49.677, v: 48.988
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.623, C: 59.559, H: 73.074
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.623, C: 69.768, H: 44.600
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.549, a: 11.834, b: 26.425
CIECAM02
J: 40.417, C: 51.650, h: 71.967, Q: 125.254, M: 45.167, s: 60.051, H: 71.548
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.777, jaune: 7.446, green: -2.501
LMS
L: 22.460, M: 16.274, S: 2.679
YCbCr
Y: 111.325, Cb: 73.025, Cr: 161.795
YCgCo
Y: 93.750, Cg: 11.250, Co: 82.500
YDbDr
Y: 110.970, Db: -166.965, Dr: -102.765
YPbPr
Y: 110.220, Pb: -59.400, Pr: 34.830
xvYCC
Y: 110.660, Cb: 75.821, Cr: 158.596
YIQ
Y: 110.970, I: 69.476, Q: -19.982
YUV
Y: 110.970, U: -54.607, V: 47.401
Munsell Color System
10YR 5/10 ΔE = 1.991
Brand Color
Disqus (orange) ΔE = 13.985

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