Citron (color)

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CitronHow to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #9FA91F
sRGBB  (rgb) (158, 169, 31)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (6, 0, 82, 34)
HSV       (h, s, v) (64°, 82%, 66[1]%)
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)
Citron as a tertiary color

Citron is a dark lemon color similar to that of the fruit citron. As a tertiary color on the RYB color wheel, it is an equal mix of orange and green pigments.[3][4]


  1. ^ Color Conversion Tool set to hex code of color #9FA91F (Citron):
  2. ^ RGB approximations of RYB tertiary colors, using cubic interpolation.[1] The colors displayed here are substantially paler than the true colors a mixture of paints would produce.
  3. ^ William J. Miskella, 1928, Practical Color Simplified: A Handbook on Lacquering, Enameling, Coloring And Painting, pp
  4. ^ John Lemos, 1920, "Color Charts for the School Room", in School Arts, vol. 19, pp 580–584

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