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#a59c00 Hex Color Code

#a59c00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a59c00 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a59c00 is comprised of 64.71% red, 61.18% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #a59c00 has a hue of 57° (degrees), 100% saturation and 32% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.09 nm.

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#a59c00 linear gradient to complementary #0058a5

  1. #a59c00
  2. #998f36
  3. #8c8351
  4. #7c7868
  5. #686c7d
  6. #4c6291
  7. #0058a5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #867f00
  2. #908900
  3. #9a9200
  4. #a59c00
  5. #b0a615
  6. #bab023
  7. #c5ba2f

Tones

  1. #a59c00
  2. #988f21
  3. #8b8330
  4. #7e763b
  5. #716a44
  6. #625e4c
  7. #535353

Tints and Shades

#a59c00 to white

  1. #a59c00
  2. #b7ac3f
  3. #c8bc67
  4. #d7cc8c
  5. #e6ddb2
  6. #f3eed8
  7. #ffffff

#a59c00 to black

  1. #a59c00
  2. #88800c
  3. #6c6511
  4. #514c12
  5. #373311
  6. #201d0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-a7
      #a79a00
      ΔE = 1.031 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ 12-b7
      #ad9e1d
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G70Y
      #a09d0c
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10217
      #a19700
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. ★ CF10218
      #a5a211
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  4. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7038
      #a79700
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
    2. 2313
      #9b9e00
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky G68-141-092
      #ab9a1c
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. 398
      #aba30a
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. 104
      #a8960a
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  7. Color Truck System

    1. 1*015 / 1*015
      #aca223
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Far From Shy 16-15
      #a69511
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 29.6%

#a59c00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a59c00 foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #a59c00">…</p>

#a59c00 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #a59c00">…</p>

#a59c00 shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a59c00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10853376
Binary
10100101, 10011100, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#a59c00
LRV
≈ 31.8%
Closest short hex
#a90 ΔE = 1.949
RGB
rgb(165, 156, 0)
RGBA
rgba(165, 156, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.514, g: 0.486, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.037%, yellow: 0.647%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5923840 / 0xffa59c00
HSL
hsl(57, 100%, 32%)
HSLA
hsla(57, 100%, 32%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 57° (56.727), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 65% (0.647)
HSP
hue: 56.727, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 58.726%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 80.671, S: 99.979, L: 63.158
Cubehelix
H: 54.285, S: 1.145, L: 0.555
TSL
T: 1.616, S: 0.317, L: 0.553
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 5% (0.055), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 35% (0.353)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.353), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 27.407, Y: 31.777, Z: 4.690
xyY
x: 0.429, y: 0.497, Y: 31.777
CIELab
L: 63.158, a: -10.874, b: 66.372
CIELuv
L: 63.158, u: 11.281, v: 68.668
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.158, C: 67.257, H: 99.304
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.158, C: 69.589, H: 80.671
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.371, a: -11.866, b: 34.527
CIECAM02
J: 53.520, C: 58.928, h: 102.040, Q: 144.134, M: 51.532, s: 59.794, H: 121.661
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.743, jaune: 8.863, green: 1.928
LMS
L: 32.974, M: 34.687, S: 5.127
YCbCr
Y: 137.029, Cb: 58.184, Cr: 143.027
YCgCo
Y: 119.250, Cg: 36.750, Co: 82.500
YDbDr
Y: 140.907, Db: -211.998, Dr: -45.849
YPbPr
Y: 146.685, Pb: -79.035, Pr: 11.676
xvYCC
Y: 141.977, Cb: 58.573, Cr: 138.257
YIQ
Y: 140.907, I: 55.478, Q: -46.634
YUV
Y: 140.907, U: -69.339, V: 21.137
Munsell Color System
10Y 6/10 ΔE = 2.199
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 10.989

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