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#a9b227 Hex Color Code

#a9b227 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9b227 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #a9b227 is comprised of 66.27% red, 69.8% green and 15.29% blue. In the HSL color space #a9b227 has a hue of 64° (degrees), 64% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 568.93 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#a9b227 linear gradient to complementary #0049d9

  1. #a9b227
  2. #a39f52
  3. #9a8d71
  4. #8c7b8c
  5. #7969a6
  6. #5a59c0
  7. #0049d9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #879200
  2. #929c03
  3. #9da718
  4. #a9b227
  5. #b5bd34
  6. #c0c840
  7. #ccd44b

Tones

  1. #a9b227
  2. #a0a639
  3. #979a47
  4. #8e8f52
  5. #84835c
  6. #797865
  7. #6d6d6d

Tints and Shades

#a9b227 to white

  1. #a9b227
  2. #babe51
  3. #c9cb75
  4. #d8d897
  5. #e6e5b9
  6. #f3f2dc
  7. #ffffff

#a9b227 to black

  1. #a9b227
  2. #8b9224
  3. #6e7320
  4. #52551c
  5. #383916
  6. #20200f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7745 XGC
      #acb128
      ΔE = 0.866 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. ★ P 163-16 C
      #afb526
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7741 - Sporting Green
      #a9af23
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  3. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-009 - Parakeet
      #abb032
      ΔE = 1.290 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Kiwi / CLV 1138N
      #abb033
      ΔE = 1.354 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 16-b4
      #a5b033
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. ★ 15-a4
      #aab000
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Snow Cone / 25D-5
      #a3b317
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Greenella 17-13
      #a6b531
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Citronette 17-12
      #b3b230
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Sporting Green / 7741
      #b0b631
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Spritz Of Lime
      #b2b232
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Crushed Oregano
      #abac3a
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  10. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Springleaf
      #a6b43b
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Meadowlands
      #acae3f
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. Willow Herb / 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Willow Herb 210-6
      #a9ac31
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  13. Bristol

    1. Lime Fresh / P161-C7
      #a1b42f
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Picnic / P160-C6
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  14. ICI Paints

    1. 3685 Apple Green 90YY 48/650
      #afb837
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Crayon Green 94YY 46/629
      #a9b936
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  15. Sikkens

    1. H2.55.65
      #abb92c
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. H2.60.60
      #9ead04
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  16. Focoltone

    1. 1158
      #a4ad00
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. 1163
      #b0b500
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. 1-17-7 Green Sulphur
      #9fae2a
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Flip-Flop
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Fusion - 6919
      #b0ae26
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Jealous Eyes / T12 58.H3
      #b2b13b
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Picnic / T12 58.G3
      #b3b027
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  21. Dulux

    1. 89YY 38/628
      #a2ac31
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5584
      #a6ae3d
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 5578
      #aeaf42
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-G70Y
      #b5b237
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 41.9%

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#a9b227 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9b227 foreground

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="color: #a9b227">…</p>

#a9b227 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #a9b227">…</p>

#a9b227 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9b227">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11121191
Binary
10101001, 10110010, 00100111
Hexadecimal
#a9b227
LRV
≈ 40.4%
Closest short hex
#aa2 ΔE = 3.015
RGB
rgb(169, 178, 39)
RGBA
rgba(169, 178, 39, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.438, g: 0.461, b: 0.101
RYB
red: 0.153%, yellow: 0.698%, blue: 0.188%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5656025 / 0xffa9b227
HSL
hsl(64, 64%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(64, 64%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 64° (63.885), saturation: 78% (0.781), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 63.885, saturation: 78.090%, perceived brightness: 64.809%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 90.611, S: 94.100, L: 69.770
Cubehelix
H: -299.934, S: 1.029, L: 0.627
TSL
T: 1.327, S: 0.221, L: 0.625
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.051), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 78% (0.781), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 85% (0.847)
XYZ
X: 32.650, Y: 40.423, Z: 8.002
xyY
x: 0.403, y: 0.499, Y: 40.423
CIELab
L: 69.770, a: -19.523, b: 64.106
CIELuv
L: 69.770, u: -0.778, v: 72.917
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.770, C: 67.013, H: 106.938
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.770, C: 72.921, H: 90.611
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.579, a: -19.598, b: 37.044
CIECAM02
J: 60.695, C: 58.725, h: 108.968, Q: 153.492, M: 51.354, s: 57.842, H: 132.893
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.748, jaune: 8.863, green: 3.094
LMS
L: 39.992, M: 45.694, S: 8.516
YCbCr
Y: 152.967, Cb: 68.311, Cr: 133.918
YCgCo
Y: 141.000, Cg: 37.000, Co: 74.750
YDbDr
Y: 159.463, Db: -181.237, Dr: -18.166
YPbPr
Y: 166.075, Pb: -68.465, Pr: 1.894
xvYCC
Y: 158.629, Cb: 67.858, Cr: 129.664
YIQ
Y: 159.463, I: 39.294, Q: -45.151
YUV
Y: 159.463, U: -59.278, V: 8.366
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 7/8 ΔE = 2.259
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 5.214

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