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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]

About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet#DDD06A
sRGBB  (rgb)(221, 208, 106)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k)(0, 6, 52, 13)
HSV       (h, s, v)(53.2°, 52%, 86.7[1]%)
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)
Citron as a tertiary color
  •   green
  •   citron[2]
  •   orange
Citron fruits
Citron fruits


  1. ^ Color Conversion Tool set to hex code of color #9FA91F (Citron):
  2. ^ RGB approximations of RYB tertiary colors, using cubic interpolation."Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-06-28. Retrieved 2012-12-29.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link) 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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