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Behr 440D-4 Desert Cactus / #a9c797 Hex Color Code

#a9c797 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a9c797 is a medium light shade of green. In the RGB color model #a9c797 is comprised of 66.27% red, 78.04% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #a9c797 has a hue of 98° (degrees), 30% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 558.81 nm.

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#a9c797 linear gradient to complementary #b388d6

  1. #a9c797
  2. #adbda2
  3. #b0b3ad
  4. #b2a8b7
  5. #b39ec2
  6. #b393cc
  7. #b388d6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #85a274
  2. #91ae80
  3. #9dbb8b
  4. #a9c797
  5. #b5d4a3
  6. #c2e0af
  7. #ceedbb

Tones

  1. #a9c797
  2. #aac39b
  3. #acbf9f
  4. #adbba3
  5. #adb7a7
  6. #aeb3ab
  7. #afafaf

Tints and Shades

#a9c797 to White

  1. #a9c797
  2. #b7d0a8
  3. #c6dab9
  4. #d4e3ca
  5. #e2ecdc
  6. #f1f6ed
  7. #ffffff

#a9c797 to Black

  1. #a9c797
  2. #8ba37c
  3. #6d8062
  4. #525f4a
  5. #373f32
  6. #1f221c
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 50GY 52/263
      #a7c697
      ΔE = 0.579
    2. ★ Moorland Magic 3
      #a5c295
      ΔE = 1.830
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Oh Pistachio - 9033
      #abca99
      ΔE = 1.036
    2. Seawashed Glass - 9034
      #a9c095
      ΔE = 2.649
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Waterfront / 50GY 52/263
      #a9c793
      ΔE = 1.048
    2. Little Tree / 70GY 50/242
      #9fc498
      ΔE = 2.700
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Single Blade / NP BGG 1791 T
      #a7c893
      ΔE = 1.270
    2. ★ Lily Stem / NP BGG 1784 T
      #a6c48e
      ΔE = 2.001
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Shady Thicket / T12 55.E6
      #a2c796
      ΔE = 1.684
    2. Jack Sprat / T12 54.E3
      #9dc591
      ΔE = 2.710
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Winter Greenery
      #aec599
      ΔE = 1.726
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Mount Pearl Y6-C2-1
      #b0c89c
      ΔE = 1.754
  8. Sikkens

    1. ★ K2.20.70
      #a3c599
      ΔE = 1.889
  9. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 18-e2
      #a9c89f
      ΔE = 2.023
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-23-4 Whispering Meadow
      #abc79f
      ΔE = 2.039
    2. 3-22-4 Jasmine Scent
      #b0c9a2
      ΔE = 2.625
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    1. ★ 81.12.12
      #a4ca94
      ΔE = 2.077
  12. Little Greene

    1. ★ Spearmint
      #a3c89b
      ΔE = 2.091
    2. Pea Green
      #a9c093
      ΔE = 2.599
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    1. ★ 430D-4 Garden Spot
      #acc790
      ΔE = 2.163
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3102T Single Blade
      #a9c58e
      ΔE = 2.170
    2. 1104T Slender Stem
      #a4c990
      ΔE = 2.403
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    1. ★ 3768 Green Tea 50GY 55/207
      #acc69f
      ΔE = 2.252
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      #b1ca96
      ΔE = 2.280
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    1. Natural Green / S 2030-G30Y
      #a8c18f
      ΔE = 2.420
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      #a4c49c
      ΔE = 2.565
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    1. Insect Wing 20-28
      #a8c090
      ΔE = 2.616
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Little Green Frog / KM3342-2
      #aac096
      ΔE = 2.792
  21. Laura Ashley

    1. 1103 Emerald 3
      #aec8a3
      ΔE = 2.898
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    1. Green
      #a1bf8f
      ΔE = 2.917
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    1. Dried Mint
      #a1c79d
      ΔE = 2.919

#a9c797 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9c797 foreground

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #a9c797">…</p>

#a9c797 background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #a9c797">…</p>

#a9c797 shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a9c797">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11126679
Binary
10101001, 11000111, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#a9c797
Closest short hex
#ac9 ΔE = 1.768
RGB
rgb(169, 199, 151)
RGBA
rgba(169, 199, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.383, b: 0.291
RYB
red: 0.592%, yellow: 0.780%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5650537 / 0xffa9c797
HSL
hsl(98, 30%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(98, 30%%, 69%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 98° (97.500), saturation: 24% (0.241), value: 78% (0.780)
HSP
hue: 97.500, saturation: 24.121%, perceived brightness: 72.718%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 114.637, S: 35.773, L: 76.990
Cubehelix
H: -269.067, S: 0.391, L: 0.724
TSL
T: 0.010, S: 0.068, L: 0.724
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.151), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 24% (0.241), key: 22% (0.220)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 22% (0.220), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 42.370, Y: 51.516, Z: 36.983
xyY
x: 0.324, y: 0.394, Y: 51.516
CIELab
L: 76.990, a: -18.866, b: 20.784
CIELuv
L: 76.990, u: -14.838, v: 32.354
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.990, C: 28.069, H: 132.231
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.990, C: 35.594, H: 114.637
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.774, a: -20.232, b: 19.692
CIECAM02
J: 69.061, C: 25.611, h: 132.002, Q: 163.730, M: 22.397, s: 36.985, H: 165.043
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.959, jaune: 3.267, green: 2.824
LMS
L: 47.174, M: 57.862, S: 37.197
YCbCr
Y: 174.527, Cb: 111.368, Cr: 118.238
YCgCo
Y: 179.500, Cg: 19.500, Co: 46.750
YDbDr
Y: 184.558, Db: -50.484, Dr: 29.574
YPbPr
Y: 189.154, Pb: -20.550, Pr: -12.792
xvYCC
Y: 178.450, Cb: 109.948, Cr: 116.763
YIQ
Y: 184.558, I: -2.451, Q: -21.278
YUV
Y: 184.558, U: -16.512, V: -13.650
Munsell Color System
10GY 8/4 ΔE = 4.629
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 6.091

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