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#a97e2b Hex Color Code

#a97e2b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a97e2b is a shade of brown. In the RGB color model #a97e2b is comprised of 66.27% red, 49.41% green and 16.86% blue. In the HSL color space #a97e2b has a hue of 40° (degrees), 59% saturation and 42% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.99 nm.

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#a97e2b linear gradient to complementary #0089d4

  1. #a97e2b
  2. #a17f4b
  3. #978167
  4. #8a8382
  5. #76849d
  6. #5987b8
  7. #0089d4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8d6610
  2. #966e1a
  3. #a07622
  4. #a97e2b
  5. #b28633
  6. #bc8f3c
  7. #c59744

Tones

  1. #a97e2b
  2. #a07b38
  3. #967743
  4. #8c744e
  5. #827057
  6. #776d61
  7. #6a6a6a

Tints and Shades

#a97e2b to white

  1. #a97e2b
  2. #ba924e
  3. #caa771
  4. #d9bc93
  5. #e7d2b6
  6. #f3e8da
  7. #ffffff

#a97e2b to black

  1. #a97e2b
  2. #8b6826
  3. #6e5321
  4. #533e1b
  5. #382b15
  6. #20190d
  7. #000000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-Y
      #ac7d26
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 23.6%
    2. ★ S 3060-Y
      #ab7a1b
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Frizzell Y65-111-080
      #ad812f
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  3. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Gold
      #a87a25
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Henna
      #af7f29
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ F2.50.50
      #af802d
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
    2. F6.50.50
      #a77f16
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ S-H-370 Garden Sprout
      #a47e32
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 23.0%
    2. S-H-350 Burmese Gold
      #b48233
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Sconce Gold
      #ab8233
      ΔE = 1.527 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3560-Y
      #a68029
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 4055-Y10R
      #a1782e
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 21.2%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2058-6
      #a37b2e
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 22.2%
    2. T2164-5
      #af823d
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Bengal / CLV 1140N
      #a37f2d
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 23.2%
    2. Primal / CL 1897N
      #a6833a
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Treble Clef
      #a98123
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
    2. ★ Autumn Surprise
      #ac8431
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  12. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Nankeen - 6397
      #aa803a
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-13-7 Golden Glimmer
      #ab8430
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 20YY 23/525
      #b17e2d
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Sulphur Springs 2
      #b37f28
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 24.9%
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 87 / 87 Lehmbraun+V.gelb 1/1
      #b07c28
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. 1100
      #a4803c
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-11-7 Canary Wing
      #ae8435
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
    2. 3-12-7 Granary Gold
      #ab8638
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 26.0%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. Henna / 20YY 23/525
      #b27e28
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. Old Bronze / 30YY 21/438
      #9f7a34
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  18. Mitsubishi

    1. Arizona Cream / VW
      #a57c39
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. Corduroy / 2153-20
      #a17b36
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 22.0%
  20. Ford

    1. Anniversary Gold
      #a47d3c
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. 7277-84 Banana Leaf
      #ab813f
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  22. Sico

    1. 6096-84 Banana Leaf
      #ab813f
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 49-b
      #af7d36
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  24. Levis

    1. Atl Ombre A5
      #ac833f
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 25.4%

#a97e2b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a97e2b foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #a97e2b">…</p>

#a97e2b background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #a97e2b">…</p>

#a97e2b shadow

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a97e2b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11107883
Binary
10101001, 01111110, 00101011
Hexadecimal
#a97e2b
LRV
≈ 23.5%
Closest short hex
#a72 ΔE = 2.747
RGB
rgb(169, 126, 43)
RGBA
rgba(169, 126, 43, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.500, g: 0.373, b: 0.127
RYB
red: 0.425%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.169%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5669333 / 0xffa97e2b
HSL
hsl(40, 59%, 42%)
HSLA
hsla(40, 59%%, 42%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 40° (39.524), saturation: 75% (0.746), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 39.524, saturation: 74.556%, perceived brightness: 52.715%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 55.021, S: 88.196, L: 55.617
Cubehelix
H: 37.365, S: 0.748, L: 0.509
TSL
T: 2.352, S: 0.230, L: 0.507
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 25% (0.254), yellow: 75% (0.746), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 51% (0.506), yellow: 83% (0.831)
XYZ
X: 24.261, Y: 23.533, Z: 5.550
xyY
x: 0.455, y: 0.441, Y: 23.533
CIELab
L: 55.617, a: 8.475, b: 49.325
CIELuv
L: 55.617, u: 35.082, v: 50.142
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.617, C: 50.047, H: 80.251
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.617, C: 61.196, H: 55.021
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.511, a: 4.376, b: 27.175
CIECAM02
J: 46.205, C: 42.717, h: 78.805, Q: 133.923, M: 37.355, s: 52.814, H: 82.096
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.827, jaune: 6.856, green: -1.203
LMS
L: 26.987, M: 22.911, S: 5.850
YCbCr
Y: 127.151, Cb: 85.199, Cr: 152.770
YCgCo
Y: 116.000, Cg: 10.000, Co: 73.750
YDbDr
Y: 129.395, Db: -129.989, Dr: -75.330
YPbPr
Y: 129.183, Pb: -46.445, Pr: 25.318
xvYCC
Y: 126.945, Cb: 87.201, Cr: 150.240
YIQ
Y: 129.395, I: 52.281, Q: -16.732
YUV
Y: 129.395, U: -42.513, V: 34.746
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 6/8 ΔE = 4.160
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 12.633

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