Description and conversion results of color #aeae75

It is a grayish yellow color having an approximate luminance of 70%. It has a hue value of 60° indicating that this is a warm color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Misty Moss, Sage, Dark Khaki, Olive Green, Ecru, Sand, Olivine, Middle Green Yellow, Vegas Gold and Moss Green. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #aeae75 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(174, 174, 117)
#aeae75
hsl(60, 26%, 57.1%)
hsv(60, 32.8%, 68.2%)
lab(69.9, -9, 29.3)
xyz(35.8, 40.6, 22.8)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 10106 C
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Pantone 10113 C
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Pantone 15-0531 TPG
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RAL D2 100 70 30
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RAL D2 110 70 30
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RAL 240-2
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Sherwin-Williams 6423
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Sherwin-Williams 9037
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Sherwin-Williams 6430
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #aeae75 color. This process results a scale from a grayish yellow color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Sage, Misty Moss, Sand, Ecru, Pale Spring Bud, Spring Green (Crayola), Dutch White, Parchment, Eggshell, Bone, Beige, Alabaster, Floral White, Isabelline and Baby Powder.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #aeae75 color. This process results a scale from a grayish yellow color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Gold Fusion, Spanish Bistre, Shadow, Artichoke, Ebony, Rifle Green, Army Green, Antique Bronze, Pine Tree, Olive Drab 7, Black Olive, Black Chocolate, Eerie Black, Smoky Black and Dark Jungle Green.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #aeae75 color. This process results a scale from a grayish yellow color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Sage, Misty Moss, Ecru, Sand, Laurel Green, Ash Gray, Grullo, Khaki (Web), Silver Chalice, Quick Silver and Gray (X11 Gray).

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange, yellow and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon, Antique Brass, Pullman Brown (UPS Brown), Dark Brown, Camel, Desert, Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss, Sage, Hunter Green, UP Forest Green, Dark Sea Green, Asparagus, Castleton Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Green Sheen and Ocean Green.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of yellow, azure and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Army Green, Olive Drab 7, Turtle Green, Moss Green, Medium Champagne, Vanilla, Yale Blue, Space Cadet, Glaucous, Violet-blue (Crayola), Lavender Blue and Periwinkle.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of yellow, rose and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss, Sage, Wine Dregs, Old Mauve, Kobi, Charm Pink, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Maximum Blue and Pacific Blue.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of yellow, cyan, blue and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss, Sage, Deep Jungle Green, Warm Black, Maximum Blue Green, Verdigris, Dark Cornflower Blue, Purple Navy, Maximum Blue Purple, Blue Bell, Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous and Pastel Pink.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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