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#a9c401 Hex Color Code

#a9c401 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9c401 is a medium dark shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #a9c401 is comprised of 66.27% red, 76.86% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #a9c401 has a hue of 68° (degrees), 99% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.39 nm.

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#a9c401 linear gradient to complementary #003dc5

  1. #a9c401
  2. #a2ac46
  3. #989466
  4. #8a7d80
  5. #766798
  6. #5751af
  7. #003dc5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #83a100
  2. #90ac00
  3. #9cb800
  4. #a9c401
  5. #b6d01d
  6. #c3dc2f
  7. #cfe93d

Tones

  1. #a9c401
  2. #9fb32a
  3. #94a23c
  4. #899249
  5. #7d8253
  6. #71725b
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#a9c401 to white

  1. #a9c401
  2. #bace46
  3. #cad76e
  4. #d9e193
  5. #e7ebb7
  6. #f4f5db
  7. #ffffff

#a9c401 to black

  1. #a9c401
  2. #8ba010
  3. #6e7e15
  4. #535d15
  5. #383e13
  6. #20220e
  7. #000000

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      #a5c500
      ΔE = 0.917 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
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  2. Resene

    1. ★ Bahia G77-161-103
      #a9c01c
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Margarita / 2026-20
      #a5c801
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1070-G60Y
      #b2c417
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
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      #aebf00
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
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      #b2c216
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
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      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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      #b2c216
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
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    1. ★ 17-a1
      #aac430
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
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      #aebe00
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
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    1. ★ Sassy Green
      #a5c128
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 382 2X
      #9ec400
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
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    1. 1-17-7 Green Sulphur
      #acbf2b
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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    1. Sporting green / 7741
      #a1be1a
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
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    1. Sporting green / 7741
      #a1be1a
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
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      #a1be1a
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
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      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
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      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
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    1. Lime Time / NP BGG 1673 A
      #a6bd25
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  18. Crayola

    1. Iguana Green
      #9cbf0e
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 44.4%

#a9c401 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9c401 foreground

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

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #a9c401">…</p>

#a9c401 background

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #a9c401">…</p>

#a9c401 shadow

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9c401">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11125761
Binary
10101001, 11000100, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#a9c401
LRV
≈ 47.9%
Closest short hex
#ac0 ΔE = 2.653
RGB
rgb(169, 196, 1)
RGBA
rgba(169, 196, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.462, g: 0.536, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.004%, yellow: 0.769%, blue: 0.110%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5651455 / 0xffa9c401
HSL
hsl(68, 99%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(68, 99%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 68° (68.308), saturation: 99% (0.995), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 68.308, saturation: 99.490%, perceived brightness: 69.147%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 97.849, S: 99.904, L: 74.773
Cubehelix
H: -296.207, S: 1.454, L: 0.653
TSL
T: 1.139, S: 0.321, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.138), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 99% (0.995), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 36.109, Y: 47.917, Z: 7.375
xyY
x: 0.395, y: 0.524, Y: 47.917
CIELab
L: 74.773, a: -29.135, b: 74.977
CIELuv
L: 74.773, u: -11.618, v: 84.271
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.773, C: 80.439, H: 111.236
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.773, C: 85.068, H: 97.849
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.222, a: -28.028, b: 42.138
CIECAM02
J: 66.204, C: 71.367, h: 114.137, Q: 160.307, M: 62.410, s: 62.395, H: 140.761
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.690, jaune: 10.077, green: 4.526
LMS
L: 45.848, M: 55.979, S: 8.013
YCbCr
Y: 158.315, Cb: 46.391, Cr: 129.992
YCgCo
Y: 140.500, Cg: 55.500, Co: 84.250
YDbDr
Y: 165.697, Db: -247.785, Dr: -6.324
YPbPr
Y: 176.209, Pb: -94.395, Pr: -4.530
xvYCC
Y: 167.332, Cb: 45.080, Cr: 124.021
YIQ
Y: 165.697, I: 46.562, Q: -66.381
YUV
Y: 165.697, U: -81.046, V: 2.897
Munsell Color System
5GY 7/10 ΔE = 3.898
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 3.839

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