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#a9840b Hex Color Code

#a9840b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9840b is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #a9840b is comprised of 66.27% red, 51.76% green and 4.31% blue. In the HSL color space #a9840b has a hue of 46° (degrees), 88% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.88 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a9840b linear gradient to complementary #006cb4

  1. #a9840b
  2. #9f7f37
  3. #927b53
  4. #83766c
  5. #6f7384
  6. #526f9c
  7. #006cb4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8c6b00
  2. #967300
  3. #9f7c00
  4. #a9840b
  5. #b38d19
  6. #bc9524
  7. #c69e2e

Tones

  1. #a9840b
  2. #9d7d23
  3. #917532
  4. #846e3e
  5. #776748
  6. #696151
  7. #5a5a5a

Tints and Shades

#a9840b to white

  1. #a9840b
  2. #bb973e
  3. #cbab65
  4. #dabf8a
  5. #e8d4b0
  6. #f4e9d7
  7. #ffffff

#a9840b to black

  1. #a9840b
  2. #8b6d11
  3. #6e5612
  4. #534112
  5. #392d10
  6. #201a0a
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 1005 / Honey yellow
      #a98307
      ΔE = 0.389 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1255
      #a68200
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. 132
      #a17d0a
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 22.3%
  3. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 33275
      #a98100
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 13275
      #ab8000
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  4. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 D 44 - Light olive
      #ac8800
      ΔE = 1.676 / LRV ≈ 26.4%
  5. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10858
      #a4811b
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  6. Neoplan

    1. ★ Jaune / 100
      #a18200
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.50.50
      #a77f16
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Treble Clef
      #a98123
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  9. Caparol

    1. 51 40 80 / Palazzo 280
      #ac8428
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 25.4%
  10. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3050-G90Y
      #a28427
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 24.3%

#a9840b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9840b foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #a9840b">…</p>

#a9840b background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #a9840b">…</p>

#a9840b shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9840b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11109387
Binary
10101001, 10000100, 00001011
Hexadecimal
#a9840b
LRV
≈ 25.0%
Closest short hex
#a81 ΔE = 1.466
RGB
rgb(169, 132, 11)
RGBA
rgba(169, 132, 11, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.542, g: 0.423, b: 0.035
RYB
red: 0.233%, yellow: 0.663%, blue: 0.043%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5667829 / 0xffa9840b
HSL
hsl(46, 88%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(46, 88%, 35%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 46° (45.949), saturation: 93% (0.935), value: 66% (0.663)
HSP
hue: 45.949, saturation: 93.491%, perceived brightness: 53.743%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 61.645, S: 98.414, L: 57.040
Cubehelix
H: 44.255, S: 0.982, L: 0.509
TSL
T: 2.078, S: 0.304, L: 0.507
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 22% (0.219), yellow: 93% (0.935), key: 34% (0.337)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 48% (0.482), yellow: 96% (0.957)
XYZ
X: 24.676, Y: 24.963, Z: 3.835
xyY
x: 0.461, y: 0.467, Y: 24.963
CIELab
L: 57.040, a: 4.140, b: 60.370
CIELuv
L: 57.040, u: 31.533, v: 58.429
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.040, C: 60.512, H: 86.077
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.040, C: 66.395, H: 61.645
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.963, a: 0.720, b: 30.423
CIECAM02
J: 47.517, C: 51.848, h: 87.107, Q: 135.810, M: 45.341, s: 57.780, H: 95.295
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.779, jaune: 8.064, green: -0.365
LMS
L: 28.184, M: 25.037, S: 4.185
YCbCr
Y: 127.039, Cb: 69.405, Cr: 152.834
YCgCo
Y: 111.000, Cg: 21.000, Co: 81.750
YDbDr
Y: 129.269, Db: -177.943, Dr: -75.578
YPbPr
Y: 131.169, Pb: -64.755, Pr: 24.066
xvYCC
Y: 128.651, Cb: 71.117, Cr: 149.140
YIQ
Y: 129.269, I: 60.914, Q: -29.823
YUV
Y: 129.269, U: -58.198, V: 34.856
Munsell Color System
5Y 6/10 ΔE = 1.316
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 14.699

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