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#aa9900 / #a90 Hex Color Code

#aa9900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #aa9900 / #a90 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #aa9900 is comprised of 66.67% red, 60% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #aa9900 has a hue of 54° (degrees), 100% saturation and 33% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.55 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#aa9900 linear gradient to complementary #0067aa

  1. #aa9900
  2. #9e9036
  3. #908751
  4. #807e69
  5. #6c767f
  6. #4e6e95
  7. #0067aa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8a7d00
  2. #958600
  3. #9f8f00
  4. #aa9900
  5. #b5a315
  6. #bfac23
  7. #cab62f

Tones

  1. #aa9900
  2. #9d8d21
  3. #8f8131
  4. #82763c
  5. #746b46
  6. #65604e
  7. #555555

Tints and Shades

#aa9900 to white

  1. #aa9900
  2. #bba93f
  3. #cbb966
  4. #daca8c
  5. #e8dcb2
  6. #f4edd8
  7. #ffffff

#aa9900 to black

  1. #aa9900
  2. #8c7e0c
  3. #6f6311
  4. #534a12
  5. #393310
  6. #201c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7038
      #a79700
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 30.4%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-a7
      #a79a00
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
    2. ★ 13-b7
      #a89c1f
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 104
      #a8960a
      ΔE = 1.189 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. ★ P 5-16 C
      #b19c11
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Lucky G68-141-092
      #ab9a1c
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Far From Shy 16-15
      #a69511
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 96.18.18
      #a8951c
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2070-G80Y
      #b39b05
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10217
      #a19700
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 29.7%
    2. CF10196
      #b29818
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  9. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ High Strung - 6705
      #ac9825
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Perennial Pleasure R144F
      #ae9824
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  11. Earthpaint

    1. 2-16-7 Parrot
      #b19b2b
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 33.0%

#aa9900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#aa9900 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #a90">…</p>

#aa9900 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #a90">…</p>

#aa9900 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a90">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11180288
Binary
10101010, 10011001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#aa9900 / #a90
LRV
≈ 31.3%
RGB
rgb(170, 153, 0)
RGBA
rgba(170, 153, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.526, g: 0.474, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.074%, yellow: 0.667%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5596928 / 0xffaa9900
HSL
hsl(54, 100%, 33%)
HSLA
hsla(54, 100%, 33%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 54° (54.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 67% (0.667)
HSP
hue: 54.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 58.669%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 75.873, S: 99.979, L: 62.785
Cubehelix
H: 51.935, S: 1.148, L: 0.554
TSL
T: 1.730, S: 0.320, L: 0.552
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 10% (0.100), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 33% (0.333)
CMY
cyan: 33% (0.333), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 27.970, Y: 31.330, Z: 4.574
xyY
x: 0.438, y: 0.490, Y: 31.330
CIELab
L: 62.785, a: -7.016, b: 66.311
CIELuv
L: 62.785, u: 17.003, v: 67.558
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.785, C: 66.681, H: 96.040
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.785, C: 69.665, H: 75.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.973, a: -8.755, b: 34.336
CIECAM02
J: 53.281, C: 57.892, h: 98.546, Q: 143.812, M: 50.625, s: 59.332, H: 115.670
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.753, jaune: 8.838, green: 1.366
LMS
L: 33.213, M: 33.531, S: 5.008
YCbCr
Y: 136.802, Cb: 58.317, Cr: 146.326
YCgCo
Y: 119.000, Cg: 34.000, Co: 85.000
YDbDr
Y: 140.641, Db: -211.599, Dr: -55.862
YPbPr
Y: 145.605, Pb: -78.455, Pr: 15.538
xvYCC
Y: 141.049, Cb: 59.083, Cr: 141.649
YIQ
Y: 140.641, I: 59.280, Q: -44.009
YUV
Y: 140.641, U: -69.208, V: 25.757
Munsell Color System
10Y 6/10 ΔE = 2.385
Brand Color
Zendesk ΔE = 12.769

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