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Citron Color


Color Name: Citron
Hex Color Code: #DDD06A
RGB Color Code: RGB(221, 208, 106)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 5.88%, 52.04%, 13.33%



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Citron is the French word for "lemon". Color is the dark tone of lemon, an equal mix of orange and green pigments.


What color is Citron?

Citron color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Citron is #DDD06A, and the RGB color code is RGB(221, 208, 106).

In the RGB color model, Citron has a red value of 221, a green value of 208, and a blue value of 106. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 5.9% magenta, 52.0% yellow, and 13.3% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 53.2° (degrees), 62.8 % saturation, and 64.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Citron has a hue of 53.2° (degrees), 52.0 % saturation and 86.7 % brightness/value.




Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Citron color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(221, 208, 106)

Red 221 (86.7%)
Green 208 (81.6%)
Blue 106 (41.6%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 53.22°
Saturation 62.84 %.
Lightness 64.12 %.
LRV ~ 61.5 %
Munsell Color System 9.8Y 8.1/7.5
XYZ X : 54.98
Y : 61.52
Z : 22.61
YXY Y1 : 61.52
X : 0.4
Y2 : 0.44
CMY C : 13.33%
M : 18.43%
Y : 58.43%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 5.88%
Yellow 52.04%
Key 13.33%

HSV/HSB

Hue 53.22°
Saturation 52.04 %.
Brightness / Value 86.67 %.
CIE-Lab L : 82.66
A : -8.66
B : 51.66
CIE-Lch L : 82.66
C : 52.38
H : 99.52
CIE-Luv L : 82.66
U : 13.39
V : 65.76
Hunter-Lab L : 78.44
A : -12.16
B : 37.81




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Color Combinations


Citron - #DDD06A Color Schemes and Palettes


Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Citron. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

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Citron - #DDD06A Tints and Shades


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Color Images


Citron - #DDD06A Color Images and Patterns


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