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#a6a421 Hex Color Code

#a6a421 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a421 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a6a421 is comprised of 65.1% red, 64.31% green and 12.94% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a421 has a hue of 59° (degrees), 67% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.83 nm.

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#a6a421 linear gradient to complementary #0050c7

  1. #a6a421
  2. #9e9549
  3. #938666
  4. #85777f
  5. #726998
  6. #545caf
  7. #0050c7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #868600
  2. #909000
  3. #9b9a13
  4. #a6a421
  5. #b1ae2d
  6. #bcb938
  7. #c7c343

Tones

  1. #a6a421
  2. #9c9933
  3. #928e40
  4. #87834b
  5. #7c7854
  6. #716e5c
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#a6a421 to white

  1. #a6a421
  2. #b7b24c
  3. #c7c170
  4. #d7d094
  5. #e5e0b7
  6. #f3efdb
  7. #ffffff

#a6a421 to black

  1. #a6a421
  2. #898720
  3. #6c6a1d
  4. #514f19
  5. #373615
  6. #201e0e
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-G70Y
      #a7a422
      ΔE = 0.247 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. S 2070-G70Y
      #a09d0c
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-b6
      #a8a326
      ΔE = 0.795 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 14-a6
      #a4a000
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G60Y
      #a9a427
      ΔE = 0.821 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G70Y
      #b2a824
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10218
      #a5a211
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 167-8 C
      #a9a410
      ΔE = 1.360 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 7767 XGC
      #a89f2f
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.50.60
      #a8a531
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. H2.50.60
      #a1a833
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Offbeat Green
      #a7a924
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  8. Color Truck System

    1. ★ 1*015 / 1*015
      #aca223
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  9. Krylon

    1. ★ Ivy Leaf
      #9fa617
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  10. Kaessbohrer

    1. ★ Gelbgruen / 6380
      #aca607
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lichen Moss / T12 58.H5
      #a5a236
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Bistro Green / T12 58.G4
      #a4a933
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Lichen Moss / P162-C7
      #a5a236
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Willow Spring / P162-C6
      #b2a832
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. Zesty Lime 89YY 38/628
      #9ca427
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. 3642 Juliet's Potion 70YY 39/613
      #b1a329
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  14. Dulux

    1. Indian Ivy 3
      #9fa921
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Martian / 1059
      #aea132
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5475 - Martian
      #aea132
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Willow Herb / 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Willow Herb 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 38.2%

#a6a421 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a421 foreground

A Good artist has less time than ideas.

Martin Kippenberger
<p style="color: #a6a421">…</p>

#a6a421 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a6a421">…</p>

#a6a421 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6a421">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10920993
Binary
10100110, 10100100, 00100001
Hexadecimal
#a6a421
LRV
≈ 34.8%
Closest short hex
#aa2 ΔE = 2.121
RGB
rgb(166, 164, 33)
RGBA
rgba(166, 164, 33, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.457, g: 0.452, b: 0.091
RYB
red: 0.137%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.129%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5856223 / 0xffa6a421
HSL
hsl(59, 67%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 67%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (59.098), saturation: 80% (0.801), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 59.098, saturation: 80.120%, perceived brightness: 60.944%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.727, S: 94.859, L: 65.568
Cubehelix
H: 56.227, S: 0.964, L: 0.589
TSL
T: 1.519, S: 0.230, L: 0.587
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.012), yellow: 80% (0.801), key: 35% (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 87% (0.871)
XYZ
X: 29.277, Y: 34.769, Z: 6.607
xyY
x: 0.414, y: 0.492, Y: 34.769
CIELab
L: 65.568, a: -13.911, b: 62.041
CIELuv
L: 65.568, u: 6.296, v: 68.223
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.568, C: 63.582, H: 102.638
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.568, C: 68.513, H: 84.727
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.965, a: -14.561, b: 34.632
CIECAM02
J: 56.102, C: 55.563, h: 104.645, Q: 147.571, M: 48.589, s: 57.381, H: 125.981
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.759, jaune: 8.529, green: 2.295
LMS
L: 35.318, M: 38.461, S: 7.058
YCbCr
Y: 144.552, Cb: 70.195, Cr: 138.179
YCgCo
Y: 131.750, Cg: 32.250, Co: 74.750
YDbDr
Y: 149.664, Db: -175.523, Dr: -31.093
YPbPr
Y: 154.994, Pb: -65.730, Pr: 7.026
xvYCC
Y: 149.112, Cb: 70.261, Cr: 134.172
YIQ
Y: 149.664, I: 43.277, Q: -40.336
YUV
Y: 149.664, U: -57.409, V: 14.331
Munsell Color System
10Y 6/10 ΔE = 5.060
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 8.364

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