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#a6ca56 Hex Color Code

#a6ca56 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a6ca56 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #a6ca56 is comprised of 65.1% red, 79.22% green and 33.73% blue. In the HSL color space #a6ca56 has a hue of 79° (degrees), 52% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.97 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#a6ca56 linear gradient to complementary #4821ff

  1. #a6ca56
  2. #a8b079
  3. #a59796
  4. #9c7db1
  5. #8d62cc
  6. #7545e5
  7. #4821ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #81a532
  2. #8db13e
  3. #9abe4a
  4. #a6ca56
  5. #b3d762
  6. #bfe36e
  7. #ccf07a

Tones

  1. #a6ca56
  2. #a4c062
  3. #a1b66c
  4. #9dad76
  5. #9aa37f
  6. #959a88
  7. #909090

Tints and Shades

#a6ca56 to white

  1. #a6ca56
  2. #b6d373
  3. #c6dc8f
  4. #d5e4ab
  5. #e3edc7
  6. #f1f6e3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a6ca56 to black

  1. #a6ca56
  2. #88a548
  3. #6c823b
  4. #51602e
  5. #374021
  6. #1f2315
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Green Cape / NP BGG 1680 A
      #a7c951
      ΔE = 0.840 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ Lilting Green / NP BGG 1779 D
      #a6c659
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Palm 808 / S 4146-G69Y
      #a2c651
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ J0.40.70
      #a3c95e
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. H7.44.70
      #b3c95f
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1050-G40Y
      #9ec952
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Palmyra 10GY 52/541
      #a9c657
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Green B60
      #a4c960
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Mojo / PPG1220-7
      #a8c74d
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Be Spontaneous / PPG1221-6
      #a5cb66
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Mojo / PPG1220-7
      #a8c74d
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Be Spontaneous / PPG1221-6
      #a5cb66
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5483
      #adcb52
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 5501
      #a6c641
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  10. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Palmyra / 10GY 52/541
      #afca5b
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Balloon Green 18-10
      #9ec757
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Wasabi Peas / 26D-4
      #a6c55b
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Ready Set Go / 27D-4
      #aac661
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Mardi Gras Green
      #9fc551
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Sunny Dale
      #b2d061
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  14. Resene

    1. ★ Happy Hour G79-120-111
      #a9c949
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 10GY 52/541
      #b0ca5f
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Kiwi Burst 2
      #afc657
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2300 XGC
      #a6c649
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. P 157-6 U
      #adcb69
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 1060-G40Y
      #b0c95e
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Natural Green / S 0570-G30Y
      #9ed05a
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  18. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-19-6 Green Island
      #9cc64b
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  19. Brillux

    1. 84.21.15
      #a2cf5f
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  20. Caran d'Ache

    1. 470 Spring Green
      #a8cb43
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. Springhill Green / 412
      #a6c768
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. Vivid Green
      #b2cf55
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 54.7%

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#a6ca56 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a6ca56 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #a6ca56">…</p>

#a6ca56 background

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

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #a6ca56">…</p>

#a6ca56 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a6ca56">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10930774
Binary
10100110, 11001010, 01010110
Hexadecimal
#a6ca56
LRV
≈ 51.0%
Closest short hex
#ac5 ΔE = 1.052
RGB
rgb(166, 202, 86)
RGBA
rgba(166, 202, 86, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.366, g: 0.445, b: 0.189
RYB
red: 33.725%, yellow: 79.216%, blue: 47.843%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5846442 / 0xffa6ca56
HSL
hsl(79, 52%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(79, 52%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 79° (78.621), saturation: 57% (0.574), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 78.621, saturation: 57.426%, perceived brightness: 71.276%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 103.987, S: 79.036, L: 76.691
Cubehelix
H: -286.923, S: 0.898, L: 0.700
TSL
T: 0.693, S: 0.156, L: 0.698
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.178), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 57% (0.574), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.349), magenta: 21% (0.208), yellow: 66% (0.663)
XYZ
X: 38.526, Y: 51.020, Z: 16.620
xyY
x: 0.363, y: 0.481, Y: 51.020
CIELab
L: 76.691, a: -29.495, b: 52.925
CIELuv
L: 76.691, u: -17.269, v: 69.332
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.691, C: 60.589, H: 119.131
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.691, C: 71.450, H: 103.987
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.428, a: -28.721, b: 36.204
CIECAM02
J: 68.479, C: 53.036, h: 119.543, Q: 163.038, M: 46.379, s: 53.335, H: 148.560
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.786, jaune: 7.760, green: 4.341
LMS
L: 47.451, M: 59.600, S: 17.154
YCbCr
Y: 168.898, Cb: 82.404, Cr: 120.432
YCgCo
Y: 164.000, Cg: 38.000, Co: 61.500
YDbDr
Y: 178.012, Db: -138.428, Dr: 22.816
YPbPr
Y: 185.980, Pb: -53.860, Pr: -12.664
xvYCC
Y: 175.724, Cb: 80.688, Cr: 116.876
YIQ
Y: 178.012, I: 15.821, Q: -43.704
YUV
Y: 178.012, U: -45.277, V: -10.539
Munsell Color System
7.5GY 8/10 ΔE = 4.459
Brand Color
XBox ΔE = 2.219

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