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

#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. Dulux

    1. ★ 50GY 52/263
      #a7c697
      ΔE = 0.579 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. ★ Moorland Magic 3
      #a5c295
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Oh Pistachio - 9033
      #abca99
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Seawashed Glass - 9034
      #a9c095
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Waterfront / 50GY 52/263
      #a9c793
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Little Tree / 70GY 50/242
      #9fc498
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Single Blade / NP BGG 1791 T
      #a7c893
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ Lily Stem / NP BGG 1784 T
      #a6c48e
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Caledon Hills / 30GY 51/294
      #aac893
      ΔE = 1.320 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Shady Thicket / T12 55.E6
      #a2c796
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Jack Sprat / T12 54.E3
      #9dc591
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Winter Greenery
      #aec599
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  8. Plascon

    1. ★ Mount Pearl Y6-C2-1
      #b0c89c
      ΔE = 1.754 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ K2.20.70
      #a3c599
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 18-e2
      #a9c89f
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-23-4 Whispering Meadow
      #abc79f
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. 3-22-4 Jasmine Scent
      #b0c9a2
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 81.12.12
      #a4ca94
      ΔE = 2.077 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  13. Little Greene

    1. ★ Spearmint
      #a3c89b
      ΔE = 2.091 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Pea Green
      #a9c093
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 430D-4 Garden Spot
      #acc790
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3102T Single Blade
      #a9c58e
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. 1104T Slender Stem
      #a4c990
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3768 Green Tea 50GY 55/207
      #acc69f
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. 3766 Waterfront 50GY 52/263
      #a0c190
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  17. Sico

    1. ★ 6125-42 Pale Cypress
      #b1ca96
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  18. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2030-G30Y
      #a8c18f
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  19. Caparol

    1. 29/16
      #a4c49c
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Insect Wing 20-28
      #a8c090
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Little Green Frog / KM3342-2
      #aac096
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  22. Laura Ashley

    1. 1103 Emerald 3
      #aec8a3
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. 7100 Green Yellow
      #a5cd9e
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  24. Ford

    1. Green
      #a1bf8f
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  25. Valspar Paint

    1. Dried Mint
      #a1c79d
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 142-3 U
      #a0cb97
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. 14-0123 TPG
      #9dc68f
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 49.5%

#a9c797 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a9c797 foreground

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

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #a9c797">…</p>

#a9c797 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #a9c797">…</p>

#a9c797 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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
LRV
≈ 51.5%
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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