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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.

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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

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #a90">…</p>

#aa9900 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #a90">…</p>

#aa9900 shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<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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