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#a78000 Hex Color Code

#a78000 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a78000 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a78000 is comprised of 65.49% red, 50.2% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #a78000 has a hue of 46° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.35 nm.

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  1. many yellow fresh corns in the stainless steel bowl
  2. Sport Clothing Fabric Texture Background. Top View of Cloth Textile Surface. Yellow Football Shirt. Text Space
  3. daylily seamless pattern

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Color Schemes

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#a78000 linear gradient to complementary #0063a7

  1. #a78000
  2. #9c7a31
  3. #8f754c
  4. #7f7064
  5. #6b6b7a
  6. #4e6791
  7. #0063a7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8b6800
  2. #947000
  3. #9e7800
  4. #a78000
  5. #b18810
  6. #ba911d
  7. #c49927

Tones

  1. #a78000
  2. #9a781e
  3. #8d712d
  4. #806938
  5. #736243
  6. #645b4c
  7. #545454

Tints and Shades

#a78000 to white

  1. #a78000
  2. #b9943a
  3. #caa862
  4. #d9bd88
  5. #e7d3af
  6. #f4e9d6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#a78000 to black

  1. #a78000
  2. #8a6a0a
  3. #6d540f
  4. #523f10
  5. #382c0f
  6. #201909
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 33275
      #a98100
      ΔE = 0.527 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 13275
      #ab8000
      ΔE = 1.045 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  2. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 1027 / Curry
      #a77f0e
      ΔE = 0.897 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. RAL 090 60 50
      #a58b2c
      ΔE = 4.796 / LRV ≈ 26.6%
  3. Loop

    1. ★ Budapest / LP-303
      #aa8413
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10858
      #a4811b
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. CF10197
      #a58c21
      ΔE = 4.875 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  5. Neoplan

    1. ★ Jaune / 100
      #a18200
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1150
      #ae7e00
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 126
      #9e7d0a
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
    2. 456
      #94800a
      ΔE = 5.027 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Treble Clef
      #a98123
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. Molasses
      #ab8830
      ΔE = 4.041 / LRV ≈ 26.5%
  9. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 10 D 44 - Light olive
      #ac8800
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3060-G90Y
      #9c7d18
      ΔE = 3.012 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. S 3050-Y
      #ac7d26
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
  11. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 3560-Y
      #a68029
      ΔE = 3.023 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Yellow Ocre / 1027
      #aa8a2f
      ΔE = 4.353 / LRV ≈ 26.9%
  12. Caparol

    1. 51 40 80 / Palazzo 280
      #ac8428
      ΔE = 3.042 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
    2. Mistral 0
      #ac8030
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  13. Resene

    1. Hacienda Y61-127-083
      #9e8022
      ΔE = 3.046 / LRV ≈ 22.8%
    2. Alibi G63-114-091
      #988422
      ΔE = 4.936 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  14. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4638
      #a0812c
      ΔE = 3.554 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
    2. 4632
      #9d7f2f
      ΔE = 4.272 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  15. General Paint

    1. Bengal / CLV 1140N
      #a37f2d
      ΔE = 3.630 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Primal / CL 1897N
      #a6833a
      ΔE = 4.854 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 3-13-7 Golden Glimmer
      #ab8430
      ΔE = 3.790 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  17. Albany Paint

    1. Cornish Clay
      #ae7900
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #b28528
      ΔE = 3.910 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
    2. Gold
      #a87a25
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  19. CIL

    1. Henna
      #af7f29
      ΔE = 4.266 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  20. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Tallarn Sand
      #a67610
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
  21. Duron

    1. Sconce Gold
      #ab8233
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  22. Dupont

    1. CAS252
      #b78900
      ΔE = 4.358 / LRV ≈ 28.0%
    2. CAS268
      #ac8d00
      ΔE = 4.826 / LRV ≈ 27.8%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Hundred Proof 6828-3
      #af7800
      ΔE = 4.374 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  24. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-14-7 Morocco Desert
      #a38635
      ΔE = 4.450 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. 3-11-7 Canary Wing
      #ae8435
      ΔE = 4.695 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 301
      #a3892e
      ΔE = 4.535 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  26. Behr

    1. Garden Sprout S-H-370
      #aa8437
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
    2. Golden Green 340D-7
      #a98136
      ΔE = 4.689 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  27. Tollens

    1. T2058-6
      #a37b2e
      ΔE = 4.664 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
  28. Brillux

    1. 03.15.21
      #af8d1d
      ΔE = 4.666 / LRV ≈ 28.3%
  29. Sikkens

    1. F2.50.50
      #ad7e2e
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. F1.60.49
      #b37f2a
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  30. Dulux

    1. Sulphur Springs 2 / 20YY 23/525
      #b37f28
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  31. Devoe Paint

    1. Henna / 20YY 23/525
      #b27e28
      ΔE = 4.982 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  32. Chrysler

    1. Gold
      #9b8136
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Peanut Brittle / 976
      #a6893a
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. Sullen Gold / 965
      #a58b34
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 5447 - Peanut Brittle
      #a6893a
      ΔE = 5.151 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. DE 5454 - Sullen Gold
      #a58b34
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  35. Bristol

    1. Westwind / P171-C7
      #af8739
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Westwind / T12 60.H7
      #af8739
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 26.7%

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#a78000 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a78000 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #a78000">…</p>

#a78000 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a78000">…</p>

#a78000 shadow

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a78000">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
10977280
Binary
10100111, 10000000, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#a78000
LRV
≈ 23.7%
Closest short hex
#a81 ΔE = 2.885
RGB
rgb(167, 128, 0)
RGBA
rgba(167, 128, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.566, g: 0.434, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 19.954%, yellow: 65.490%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5799936 / 0xffa78000
HSL
hsl(46, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(46, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 46° (45.988), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 65% (0.655)
HSP
hue: 45.988, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 52.549%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 60.147, S: 99.979, L: 55.741
Cubehelix
H: 44.295, S: 1.038, L: 0.493
TSL
T: 2.077, S: 0.340, L: 0.490
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 23% (0.234), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 35% (0.345)
CMY
cyan: 35% (0.345), magenta: 50% (0.498), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 23.657, Y: 23.656, Z: 3.320
xyY
x: 0.467, y: 0.467, Y: 23.656
CIELab
L: 55.741, a: 5.288, b: 61.210
CIELuv
L: 55.741, u: 33.163, v: 57.782
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.741, C: 61.438, H: 85.063
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.741, C: 66.622, H: 60.147
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.637, a: 1.708, b: 29.999
CIECAM02
J: 46.185, C: 52.755, h: 86.223, Q: 133.894, M: 46.133, s: 58.698, H: 93.869
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.773, jaune: 8.095, green: -0.521
LMS
L: 26.959, M: 23.530, S: 3.658
YCbCr
Y: 123.431, Cb: 66.036, Cr: 154.209
YCoCg
Y: 105.750, Cg: 22.250, Co: 83.500
YDbDr
Y: 125.069, Db: -188.174, Dr: -79.763
YPbPr
Y: 127.091, Pb: -68.485, Pr: 25.388
xvYCC
Y: 125.149, Cb: 67.841, Cr: 150.302
YIQ
Y: 125.069, I: 64.355, Q: -31.578
YUV
Y: 125.069, U: -61.545, V: 36.786
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/10 ΔE = 2.582
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 14.728

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