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Natural Color System / NCS S 0520-G70Y / #ffffaa / #ffa Hex Color Code

#ffffaa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ffffaa / #ffa is a light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #ffffaa is comprised of 100% red, 100% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #ffffaa has a hue of 60° (degrees), 100% saturation and 83% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#ffffaa linear gradient to complementary #aae0ff

  1. #ffffaa
  2. #f4fab9
  3. #e8f4c7
  4. #dbefd6
  5. #cdeae4
  6. #bce5f1
  7. #aae0ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #cdce7c
  2. #dede8b
  3. #eeef9a
  4. #ffffaa
  5. #ffffba
  6. #ffffca
  7. #ffffda

Tones

  1. #ffffaa
  2. #f8f8b2
  3. #f2f0b9
  4. #ebe9c0
  5. #e3e2c7
  6. #dcdbcd
  7. #d4d4d4

Tints and Shades

#ffffaa to White

  1. #ffffaa
  2. #ffffb8
  3. #ffffc7
  4. #ffffd5
  5. #ffffe3
  6. #fffff1
  7. #ffffff

#ffffaa to Black

  1. #ffffaa
  2. #d0d08b
  3. #a2a26e
  4. #777752
  5. #4f4e38
  6. #29291f
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Light Gold
      #ffffa7
      ΔE = 0.504 / LRV ≈ 95.6%
    2. ★ Straw
      #fffaad
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 92.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0520-G60Y
      #fbfda9
      ΔE = 0.968 / LRV ≈ 93.6%
    2. ★ S 0515-Y
      #ffffb1
      ΔE = 1.182 / LRV ≈ 96.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Blazing Sun Y4-A1-4
      #fcfca8
      ΔE = 1.030 / LRV ≈ 93.1%
    2. ★ Yellow Balloon Y5-A1-3
      #fcfc9c
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 92.7%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lemon Slice / 3078
      #fffba8
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 93.1%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5402 - Lemon Slice
      #fffba8
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 93.1%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 0530-G70Y
      #f8fba7
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 91.7%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. Buttered Popcorn
      #fdff9c
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 94.8%
    2. Gelato In The Park
      #fcf8a0
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 90.4%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. Osage Cream
      #fffab0
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 92.8%
  9. Caparol

    1. 23/02
      #f4fcac
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 91.8%
    2. 23/07
      #f4f8a0
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 88.9%
  10. Crayola

    1. Canary
      #ffff99
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 95.1%

#ffffaa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ffffaa foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #ffa">…</p>

#ffffaa background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #ffa">…</p>

#ffffaa shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ffa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16777130
Binary
11111111, 11111111, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#ffffaa / #ffa
LRV
≈ 95.7%
RGB
rgb(255, 255, 170)
RGBA
rgba(255, 255, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.375, g: 0.375, b: 0.250
RYB
red: 0.667%, yellow: 1.000%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-86 / 0xffffffaa
HSL
hsl(60, 100%, 83%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 100%%, 83%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 33% (0.333), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 33.333%, perceived brightness: 96.782%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 100.055, L: 98.306
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 4.263, L: 0.963
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.079, L: 0.962
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 33% (0.333), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 84.256, Y: 95.684, Z: 52.053
xyY
x: 0.363, y: 0.412, Y: 95.684
CIELab
L: 98.306, a: -12.387, b: 40.697
CIELuv
L: 98.306, u: 4.203, v: 58.250
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 98.306, C: 42.540, H: 106.928
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 98.306, C: 58.401, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 97.818, a: -17.429, b: 36.922
CIECAM02
J: 97.628, C: 34.361, h: 104.422, Q: 194.669, M: 30.048, s: 39.288, H: 125.615
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.924, jaune: 6.178, green: 1.791
LMS
L: 94.396, M: 103.458, S: 52.743
YCbCr
Y: 226.715, Cb: 90.685, Cr: 134.035
YCgCo
Y: 233.750, Cg: 21.250, Co: 85.000
YDbDr
Y: 245.310, Db: -113.305, Dr: -18.445
YPbPr
Y: 248.880, Pb: -42.500, Pr: 3.910
xvYCC
Y: 229.744, Cb: 90.667, Cr: 131.435
YIQ
Y: 245.310, I: 27.307, Q: -26.446
YUV
Y: 245.310, U: -37.057, V: 8.501
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 9/6 ΔE = 7.518
Brand Color
Sprint ΔE = 14.063

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