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#a6a501 Hex Color Code

#a6a501 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6a501 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a6a501 is comprised of 65.1% red, 64.71% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #a6a501 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 99% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.64 nm.

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#a6a501 linear gradient to complementary #004ea7

  1. #a6a501
  2. #9b9539
  3. #8d8654
  4. #7d766b
  5. #69687f
  6. #4c5a93
  7. #004ea7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #858700
  2. #909100
  3. #9b9b00
  4. #a6a501
  5. #b1af17
  6. #bcba26
  7. #c8c433

Tones

  1. #a6a501
  2. #999723
  3. #8c8932
  4. #7f7b3d
  5. #726e46
  6. #63614d
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#a6a501 to White

  1. #a6a501
  2. #b8b341
  3. #c8c268
  4. #d8d18e
  5. #e6e0b3
  6. #f3efd9
  7. #ffffff

#a6a501 to Black

  1. #a6a501
  2. #89870e
  3. #6c6b12
  4. #515013
  5. #383611
  6. #201e0c
  7. #000000

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      #aca607
      ΔE = 1.344
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 398
      #aba30a
      ΔE = 1.582
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-G70Y
      #a7a422
      ΔE = 1.585
    2. S 2070-G70Y
      #a09d0c
      ΔE = 2.935
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ High Strung - 6705
      #a3a111
      ΔE = 1.599
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-a6
      #a4a000
      ΔE = 1.755
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      #a8a326
      ΔE = 2.046
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.60.60
      #ada900
      ΔE = 1.863
    2. G8.50.60
      #a8a531
      ΔE = 2.719
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G60Y
      #a9a427
      ΔE = 2.012
    2. Natural Green / S 2070-G70Y
      #b2a824
      ΔE = 2.927
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      #aca223
      ΔE = 2.522

#a6a501 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6a501 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #a6a501">…</p>

#a6a501 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #a6a501">…</p>

#a6a501 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 #a6a501">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10921217
Binary
10100110, 10100101, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#a6a501
Closest short hex
#aa0 ΔE = 1.793
RGB
rgb(166, 165, 1)
RGBA
rgba(166, 165, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.500, g: 0.497, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.787%, yellow: 65.098%, blue: 0.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5855999 / 0xffa6a501
HSL
hsl(60, 99%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 99%%, 33%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (59.636), saturation: 99% (0.994), value: 65% (0.651)
HSP
hue: 59.636, saturation: 99.398, perceived brightness: 61.031
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.327, S: 99.877, L: 65.765
Cubehelix
H: 56.656, S: 1.194, L: 0.577
TSL
T: 1.498, S: 0.313, L: 0.575
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 1 (0.006), yellow: 99 (0.994), key: 35 (0.349)
CMY
cyan: 35 (0.349), magenta: 35 (0.353), yellow: 100 (0.996)
XYZ
X: 29.188, Y: 35.020, Z: 5.251
xyY
x: 0.420, y: 0.504, Y: 35.020
CIELab
L: 65.765, a: -15.102, b: 68.175
CIELuv
L: 65.765, u: 5.897, v: 72.139
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.765, C: 69.828, H: 102.490
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.765, C: 72.379, H: 85.327
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.178, a: -15.522, b: 36.164
CIECAM02
J: 56.268, C: 61.447, h: 105.359, Q: 147.789, M: 53.734, s: 60.298, H: 127.145
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.732, jaune: 9.126, green: 2.542
LMS
L: 35.581, M: 38.943, S: 5.728
YCbCr
Y: 141.920, Cb: 55.856, Cr: 140.083
YCgCo
Y: 124.250, Cg: 40.750, Co: 82.750
YDbDr
Y: 146.603, Db: -219.062, Dr: -36.921
YPbPr
Y: 153.405, Pb: -82.115, Pr: 8.044
xvYCC
Y: 147.748, Cb: 55.868, Cr: 135.066
YIQ
Y: 146.603, I: 53.283, Q: -50.815
YUV
Y: 146.603, U: -71.649, V: 17.017
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/12 ΔE = 5.028
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 8.817

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