Limerick (#9dc209) color information

The hexidecimal color, #9dc209, can simply be referred to as "Limerick". It's labeled as "dark yellow". When people spot this color, Limerick (#9dc209), in designs, they might associate it with feelings of cheerfulness, having their attention grabbed, self-esteem, energy, and being center-of-attention. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for technology.

Breakdown of Limerick (#9dc209)

#9dc209 is made up of (157, 194, 9) in RGB colorspace and (19.07, 0.00, 95.36, 23.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10338825 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc00. White should be used ontop of #9dc209 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #9dc209. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #9dc209 luma #161.84
Websafe hex #99cc00 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(157, 194, 9) Adobe RGB (166.00, 194.00, 44.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(62%, 76%, 4%) Closest named color Limerick
rgba rgba(157.0, 194.0, 9.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (67.82, -28.67, 39.11)
cmyk cmyk(19.07, 0.00, 95.36, 23.92) CIE-L*ab (73.55, -34.55, 74.27)
hsv hsv(71.69, 90.00, 40.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (73.55, 81.91, 114.95)
hsb hsb(71.69, 94.74, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (73.55, -19.52, 84.25)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Limerick (#9dc209)

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" #9dc209 while the second is the "compliment" #2b0ac1.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Limerick (#9dc209)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #9dc209 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #2b0ac1.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Limerick (#9dc209)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Limerick (#9dc209)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Limerick (#9dc209)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #9dc209

When you combine pure white with this color, #9dc209, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #9dc209

Darker shades of #9dc209 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Limerick (#9dc209)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #9dc209 with gray

Limerick (#9dc209) Gradients

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 #9dc209 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#9dc209 → #2b0ac1
#9dc209 → #bad452
#9dc209 → #ffffff
#9dc209 → #44c10a
#9dc209 → #5e7405
#9dc209 → #c1870a

How #9dc209 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #9dc209 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 #9dc209 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Limerick (#9dc209)

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

#9dc209might 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.

#9dc209 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#9dc209. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#9dc209 in coding

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 #9dc209
Java new Color(157, 194, 9);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 157, 194, 9);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:157 green:194 blue:9 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(157f, 194f, 9f);
Swift UIColor(red:157, green:194, blue:9, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $09c29d
Python Color('#9dc209')

Base Conversions of hex color #9dc209

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #9dc209. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10338825 while the individual RGB conversions are: 157, 194, 9.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10011101 11000010 00001001
Hex 9d c2 09
Octal 235 302 11
Decimal 157 194 9

#9dc209 Icons

If you're considering using #9dc209 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Limerick (#9dc209) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #9dc209 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 #9dc209 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #9dc209 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #9dc209 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #9dc209 background.
This text is hex color #9dc209 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #9dc209 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #9dc209 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #9dc209 and white (#ffffff) background.