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#c2a501 Hex Color Code

#c2a501 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c2a501 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c2a501 is comprised of 76.08% red, 64.71% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #c2a501 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 99% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.28 nm.

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#c2a501 linear gradient to complementary #0084c3

  1. #c2a501
  2. #b59f3c
  3. #a6995c
  4. #949377
  5. #7d8e91
  6. #5c89aa
  7. #0084c3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9f8600
  2. #aa9000
  3. #b69b00
  4. #c2a501
  5. #ceb019
  6. #daba28
  7. #e6c535

Tones

  1. #c2a501
  2. #b39926
  3. #a48e38
  4. #958245
  5. #857750
  6. #746c59
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#c2a501 to white

  1. #c2a501
  2. #d0b342
  3. #dcc269
  4. #e7d18f
  5. #f1e0b4
  6. #f9efd9
  7. #ffffff

#c2a501 to black

  1. #c2a501
  2. #9f870e
  3. #7e6b13
  4. #5e5013
  5. #3f3612
  6. #231e0c
  7. #000000

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  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 1.313 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Chartreuse Charm
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 60YY 39/654
      #c2a92c
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  4. Levis

    1. ★ Eclectisch
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Raffia
      #c0a423
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Pumpkin Squash
      #caac28
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 11-b6
      #baa720
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Crispy Gold
      #caa60a
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cream
      #c6a21c
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Yellow
      #c7a732
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Funk G76-153-091
      #c6aa24
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Citronella - 6915
      #cba901
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 4109
      #bea230
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. Shasta / 60YY 39/654
      #c5ab24
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. California Paints

    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. S 2060-G90Y
      #c7a01e
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  16. Brillux

    1. 03.15.18
      #cda50a
      ΔE = 2.658 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 3975
      #b8a80d
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  18. Focoltone

    1. 1171
      #cea500
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  19. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  20. Dupont

    1. CAS267
      #cfa700
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. Y42 Mustard
      #c4a22e
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

#c2a501 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c2a501 foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #c2a501">…</p>

#c2a501 background

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="background-color: #c2a501">…</p>

#c2a501 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c2a501">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12756225
Binary
11000010, 10100101, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#c2a501
LRV
≈ 38.4%
Closest short hex
#ca0 ΔE = 2.497
RGB
rgb(194, 165, 1)
RGBA
rgba(194, 165, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.539, g: 0.458, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.138%, yellow: 0.761%, blue: 0.004%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4020991 / 0xffc2a501
HSL
hsl(51, 99%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 99%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (50.984), saturation: 99% (0.995), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 50.984, saturation: 99.485%, perceived brightness: 64.717%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 70.089, S: 99.887, L: 68.303
Cubehelix
H: 49.188, S: 1.316, L: 0.610
TSL
T: 1.859, S: 0.323, L: 0.608
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 15% (0.149), yellow: 99% (0.995), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 35.711, Y: 38.384, Z: 5.557
xyY
x: 0.448, y: 0.482, Y: 38.384
CIELab
L: 68.303, a: -2.581, b: 71.165
CIELuv
L: 68.303, u: 26.254, v: 72.482
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.303, C: 71.212, H: 92.077
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.303, C: 77.090, H: 70.089
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.955, a: -5.533, b: 38.051
CIECAM02
J: 59.794, C: 60.433, h: 94.202, Q: 152.348, M: 52.848, s: 58.897, H: 107.893
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.762, jaune: 9.466, green: 0.730
LMS
L: 41.756, M: 40.064, S: 6.094
YCbCr
Y: 149.116, Cb: 51.712, Cr: 152.375
YCgCo
Y: 131.250, Cg: 33.750, Co: 96.750
YDbDr
Y: 154.975, Db: -231.662, Dr: -74.245
YPbPr
Y: 159.369, Pb: -85.335, Pr: 22.044
xvYCC
Y: 152.870, Cb: 53.039, Cr: 147.364
YIQ
Y: 154.975, I: 69.963, Q: -44.894
YUV
Y: 154.975, U: -75.769, V: 34.237
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.871
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 14.302

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