Faux-Dark yellow (#918706) color information

#918706 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "Dark yellow" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Dark yellow (#918706), used in media, they may think of some of these attributes: a sense of warmth, optimism, personal motivation and power, food and restaurants, and sunshine. Colors labeled as "dark yellow" are rarely tied to clothing.

#918706 Breakdown

#918706 is made up of (145, 135, 6) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 6.90, 95.86, 43.14) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9537286 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #999900. White should be used ontop of #918706 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #918706. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #918706 luma #123.28
Websafe hex #999900 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(145, 135, 6) Adobe RGB (139.00, 133.00, 39.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(57%, 53%, 2%) Closest named color Dark yellow
rgba rgba(145.0, 135.0, 6.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (47.96, -7.04, 27.02)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 6.90, 95.86, 43.14) CIE-L*ab (55.07, -8.95, 56.05)
hsv hsv(55.64, 93.22, 29.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (55.07, 56.76, 99.07)
hsb hsb(55.64, 96.49, 57.00) CIE-L*uv (55.07, 10.28, 57.80)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark yellow (#918706)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #918706 while the second is the "compliment" #051091.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark yellow (#918706)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #918706 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #051091.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark yellow (#918706)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark yellow (#918706)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark yellow (#918706)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #918706

Lighter shades of #918706 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Dark yellow (#918706)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #918706 with black

Faux-Dark yellow (#918706)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #918706, tones are produced.

Gradients including #918706

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #918706 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#918706 → #051091
#918706 → #b2ab50
#918706 → #ffffff
#918706 → #569105
#918706 → #575103
#918706 → #913f05

#918706 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #918706 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #918706 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#918706 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#918706might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #918706

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#918706. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #918706

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #918706
Java new Color(145, 135, 6);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 145, 135, 6);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:145 green:135 blue:6 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(145f, 135f, 6f);
Swift UIColor(red:145, green:135, blue:6, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $068791
Python Color('#918706')

Base Conversions of hex color #918706

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #918706. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9537286 while the individual RGB conversions are: 145, 135, 6.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10010001 10000111 00000110
Hex 91 87 06
Octal 221 207 6
Decimal 145 135 6

#918706 Icons

If you're considering using #918706 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark yellow (#918706) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #918706 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #918706 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #918706 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #918706 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #918706 background.
This text is hex color #918706 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #918706 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #918706 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #918706 and white (#ffffff) background.