#aab73c Color Information

#aab73c Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #aab73c. In RGB, it consists of 66.7% Red, 71.8% Green, and 23.5% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 7.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 67.2% Yellow, and 28.2% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 66.3°, with saturation of 50.6% and lightness of 47.6%. The decimal value for #aab73c is 11188028, and its nearest "web safe" color is #99cc33. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #aab73c is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#aab73c Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color170, 183, 60 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color66.7%, 71.8%, 23.5% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.333, 0.282, 0.765 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.071, 0, 0.672, 0.282 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color66.3°, 50.6%, 47.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color66.3°, 67.2%, 71.8% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color34.327, 42.739, 10.715 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color60, 183, 73 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11188028 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color71.378, -20.559, 58.314 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)71.378, 61.832, 109.420 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color71.378, -3.511, 69.868 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color65.375, -20.682, 36.045 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.391, 0.487, 42.739 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289378108 / 0xffaab73c Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#99cc33 Copy
Last Updated: December 5, 2022

Shades of #aab73c

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #aab73c, its pure hue is 66.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 50.6%, and its lightness is 47.6%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #aab73c, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0b04 to #a0ac38.

Tints of #aab73c

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #aab73c, its pure hue is 66.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 50.6%, and its lightness is 47.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #aab73c, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #afbb47 to #fafbf4.

Tones of #aab73c

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #aab73c, its pure hue is 66.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 50.6%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #aab73c, which range from #7a7a7a (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #d9f300 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #aab73c

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #aab73c! For #aab73c, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #aab73c. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #aab73c

This color, #aab73c, consists of 66.7% Red, 71.8% Green, and 23.5% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 170, Green = 183, Blue = 60. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #aab73c is 7.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 67.2% Yellow, and 28.2% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R66.7%
C7.1%
G71.8%
M0.0%
B23.5%
Y67.2%
K28.2%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 170 183 60
Octal 252 267 74
Hexa #aa #b7 #3c
Binary 10101010 10110111 00111100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 7 0 67 28
Octal 7 0 103 34
Hexa #07 #00 #43 #1c
Binary 00000111 00000000 01000011 00011100

Analogous Colors of #aab73c

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #aab73c — which has hue 66.3° — its analogous colors are located at 36.3° and 96.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aab73c.

Triadic Colors of #aab73c

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #aab73c — which has hue 66.3° — its triadic colors are located at 66.3° and 306.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aab73c.

Complementary Color of #aab73c

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #aab73c — which has hue 66.3° — its complementary color is located at 246.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aab73c.

Split Complementary Colors of #aab73c

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #aab73c — which has hue 66.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 66.3° and 276.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aab73c.

Tetradic Colors of #aab73c

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #aab73c — which has hue 66.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 336.3°, 66.3°, 156.3°, and 246.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #aab73c.

Monochromatic Colors of #aab73c

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #aab73c, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #494d2d — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e1ed7f (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #aab73c

We want to make getting started with #aab73c on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #aab73c into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #aab73c can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #aab73c with other HTML elements.

#aab73c Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #aab73c.
<span style="color: #aab73c;">The color of this text is #aab73c.</span>

#aab73c Background Color

The background color for this text is #aab73c.
<div style="background-color: #aab73c; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #aab73c.</div>

#aab73c Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #aab73c.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #aab73c;">This color for the shadow of this text is #aab73c.</span>

#aab73c Border Color

This is a div with border color #aab73c.
<div style="border: #aab73c 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #aab73c.</div>

#aab73c Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #aab73c on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #aab73c; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #aab73c on a white background.</div></div>

#aab73c Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #aab73c on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #aab73c; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #aab73c on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #aab73c to White

This is a gradient from #aab73c to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#aab73c,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#aab73c,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#aab73c,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#aab73c,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #aab73c to white.</div>

Gradient from #aab73c to Black

This is a gradient from #aab73c to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#aab73c,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#aab73c,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#aab73c,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#aab73c,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #aab73c to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #aab73c

In addition to using #aab73c on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #aab73c in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #aab73c, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 170, Green = 183, Blue = 60). If you need details about the color coordinates of #aab73c in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #aab73c
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(170, 183, 60)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #aab73c; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #aab73c; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #aab73c; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(170, 183, 60);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#aab73c")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:170, green:183, blue:60, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:170 green:183 blue:60 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(170f, 183f, 60f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(170, 183, 60);
 

#aab73c Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #aab73c the same way. For those with color blindness, #aab73c might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #aab73c looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #aab73c is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #aab73c looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #aab73c will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #aab73c is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 2.2:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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