"Gamboge Orange (Brown)" Colour code #996600

#996600
rgb(153, 102, 0)
rgb(60%, 40%, 0%)

Common name of #996600 (or 0x996600) colour is "Gamboge Orange (Brown)".

RGB value of #996600 colour is rgb(153, 102, 0) where red value is 153, green value is 102 and the blue value is 0.

Max value from RGB for colour #996600 is 153 which contains mainly Red colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #996600 hue angle of 40°, saturation:100% and the lightness value is 30%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #996600 colour is Cyan = 0, Magento = 0.33, Yellow = 1, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.4.

#996600 is a web safe colour.

Grayscale color of #996600 is #6A6A6A

Inverted color of #996600 is #6699FF

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #996600 is 26265

Decimal Value of #996600 is 10053120

Android / android.graphics.Color of #996600 is -6724096 / 0xFF996600

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #996600

Hex Triplets
#996600
RGB Decimal
rgb(153, 102, 0)
RGB Percent
rgb(60%, 40%, 0%)
RGBA
rgba(153, 102, 0, 1)
HSL
hsl(40, 100%, 30%)
HSLA
hsla(40, 100%, 30%, 1)

Colour spaces of #996600 "Gamboge Orange (Brown)"

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 153
    60%
    G = 102
    40%
    B = 0
    0%

    C = 40%
    0.4
    M = 60%
    0.6
    Y = 100%
    1
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 40°
    0.11111111111111
    S = 100%
    1
    L = 30%
    0.3
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 40°
    0.11111111111111
    S = 100%
    1
    V = 60%
    0.6
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 0
    0
    M = 33.33
    0.33333333333333
    Y = 100
    1
    K = 40
    0.4
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 17.888
    17.888240308643
    Y = 16.275
    16.275046860469
    Z = 2.199
    2.1985856747029

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 16.275
    16.275046860469
    x = 0.492
    0.49195046650866
    y = 0.448
    0.44758549512493

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 40.34
    40.342343586446
    a = 8.55
    8.5497684033093
    b = 25.01
    25.008441401471

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 47.33
    47.333293311658
    a = 13.55
    13.548027030122
    b = 54.73
    54.73364491593

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 47.3333
    47.333293311658
    u = 42.1766
    42.176643633602
    v = 47.3641
    47.364134823409

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 47.3333
    47.333293311658
    C = 56.3855
    56.385467296033
    H = 76.0972
    76.097219061392

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.4142
    0.4142
    I = 0.2476
    0.2476
    Q = -0.082
    -0.082

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 10011001 01100110 00000000
Octal 231 146 0
Decimal 153 102 0
Hex 99 66 0


Colour Harmonies : #996600 colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #996600

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel are considered to be complementary colors. The high contrast of complementary colors creates a vibrant look especially when used at full saturation.

In the complementary color scheme, the opposite colour of #996600 colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 40° → 220° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #996600

The split-complementary colour scheme is a variation of the complementary colour scheme. In addition to the base colour, it uses the two colours adjacent to its complement.This color scheme has the same strong visual contrast as the complementary color scheme, but has less tension.

Split-complementary colours of #996600 are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 40° → -110° (40°-150°), 190° (40°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #996600

A triadic colour scheme uses colors that are evenly spaced around the colour wheel. This scheme tend to be quite vibrant, even if you use pale or unsaturated versions of your hues. To use a triadic harmony successfully, the colours should be carefully balanced - let one colour dominate and use the two others for accent.

Equidistant combinations of triadic scheme colours for #996600 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 40° → -80° (40°-120°), 160° (40°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #996600

The rectangle or tetradic color scheme uses four colors arranged into two complementary pairs.This schemes works best if one color is dominant, while the rest serve as extras.

Four tetradic scheme colours (clockwise) for #996600 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 40° → 160° (40°+120°), 220° (40°+180°), 340° (40°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #996600 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 40° → -80° (40°-120°), -140° (40°-180°), -260° (40°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #996600

The square color scheme is similar to the Tetradic rectangle scheme, but with all four colors spaced evenly around the color circle. Square color schemes works best if you let one color be dominant. You should also pay attention to the balance between warm and cool colors in your design.

Four equidistant tetradic square scheme colours for #996600 are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 40° → 130° (40°+90°), 220° (40°+180°), 310° (40°+270°).

Analagous colours of #996600

Analogous colours are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the colour wheel. They usually match well and create serene and comfortable designs.

Analogous color schemes are often found in nature and are harmonious and pleasing to the eye.

The analogous colours of #996600 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 40° → 70° (40°+30°), 10° (40°-30°).

RGB Variations of #996600

(R:99, G:66, B:99)

Monochromatic colours of #996600

Shade Colour Variation of #996600 (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #996600 (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #996600 colour with more saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

Tones of #996600 colour with less saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

#996600 Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#996600;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#996600;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #996600;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #996600

This sample text font Colour is #996600
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<p style="color:#996600">Text here</p>


#996600 Background Colour

This div background Colour is #996600


<div style="background-color:#996600">
    Div content here
</div>


#996600 Border Colour

This div border Colour is #996600


<div style="border:3px solid #996600">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(153, 102, 0, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #996600;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996600;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996600;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996600;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(153, 102, 0, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #996600">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # 996600



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996600;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996600;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #996600;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Compositions

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