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#a8c601 Hex Color Code

#a8c601 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a8c601 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #a8c601 is comprised of 65.88% red, 77.65% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #a8c601 has a hue of 69° (degrees), 99% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.97 nm.

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#a8c601 linear gradient to complementary #0037c7

  1. #a8c601
  2. #a2ad47
  3. #989467
  4. #8b7c81
  5. #776499
  6. #584db0
  7. #0037c7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #82a200
  2. #8fae00
  3. #9bba00
  4. #a8c601
  5. #b5d21e
  6. #c2df2f
  7. #cfeb3e

Tones

  1. #a8c601
  2. #9eb52a
  3. #94a43c
  4. #899449
  5. #7e8354
  6. #71735c
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#a8c601 to white

  1. #a8c601
  2. #bacf47
  3. #cad96e
  4. #d9e293
  5. #e7ecb7
  6. #f3f5db
  7. #ffffff

#a8c601 to black

  1. #a8c601
  2. #8aa210
  3. #6e7f15
  4. #525e16
  5. #383f13
  6. #20220e
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Margarita / 2026-20
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      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
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      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
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      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
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      #9ec400
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
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      #aac430
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
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    1. ★ S 1070-G60Y
      #b2c417
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
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      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      #a9c01c
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
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      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      #b2c216
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
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      #b2c216
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
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      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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      #adc83b
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
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      #acbf2b
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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      #abcf00
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 53.3%

#a8c601 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a8c601 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #a8c601">…</p>

#a8c601 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: #a8c601">…</p>

#a8c601 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a8c601">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11060737
Binary
10101000, 11000110, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#a8c601
LRV
≈ 48.7%
Closest short hex
#ac0 ΔE = 1.982
RGB
rgb(168, 198, 1)
RGBA
rgba(168, 198, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.458, g: 0.540, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.004%, yellow: 0.776%, blue: 0.122%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5716479 / 0xffa8c601
HSL
hsl(69, 99%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(69, 99%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 69° (69.137), saturation: 99% (0.995), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 69.137, saturation: 99.495%, perceived brightness: 69.548%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 98.964, S: 99.906, L: 75.274
Cubehelix
H: -295.489, S: 1.470, L: 0.656
TSL
T: 1.103, S: 0.323, L: 0.653
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.152), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 99% (0.995), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 36.349, Y: 48.715, Z: 7.517
xyY
x: 0.393, y: 0.526, Y: 48.715
CIELab
L: 75.274, a: -30.494, b: 75.323
CIELuv
L: 75.274, u: -13.415, v: 85.046
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.274, C: 81.262, H: 112.040
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.274, C: 86.097, H: 98.964
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.796, a: -29.184, b: 42.472
CIECAM02
J: 66.748, C: 72.185, h: 114.916, Q: 160.964, M: 63.125, s: 62.623, H: 141.911
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.685, jaune: 10.127, green: 4.712
LMS
L: 46.344, M: 57.165, S: 8.164
YCbCr
Y: 159.066, Cb: 45.957, Cr: 128.817
YCgCo
Y: 141.250, Cg: 56.750, Co: 83.750
YDbDr
Y: 166.572, Db: -249.101, Dr: -2.759
YPbPr
Y: 177.426, Pb: -95.050, Pr: -5.938
xvYCC
Y: 168.378, Cb: 44.505, Cr: 122.784
YIQ
Y: 166.572, I: 45.417, Q: -67.637
YUV
Y: 166.572, U: -81.476, V: 1.252
Munsell Color System
5GY 7/10 ΔE = 4.532
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 3.598

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