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GM / General Motors Gold / #c2a979 Hex Color Code

#c2a979 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c2a979 is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #c2a979 is comprised of 76.08% red, 66.27% green and 47.45% blue. In the HSL color space #c2a979 has a hue of 39° (degrees), 37% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.59 nm.

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#c2a979 linear gradient to complementary #659ad6

  1. #c2a979
  2. #b8a689
  3. #aca499
  4. #9fa1a8
  5. #909fb7
  6. #7d9cc7
  7. #659ad6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a0895a
  2. #ab9364
  3. #b79e6f
  4. #c2a979
  5. #ceb484
  6. #d9bf8e
  7. #e5cb99

Tones

  1. #c2a979
  2. #bda77f
  3. #b7a586
  4. #b1a38c
  5. #aba292
  6. #a5a098
  7. #9e9e9e

Tints and Shades

#c2a979 to white

  1. #c2a979
  2. #cdb78e
  3. #d8c5a4
  4. #e2d3ba
  5. #ece2d1
  6. #f6f0e8
  7. #ffffff

#c2a979 to black

  1. #c2a979
  2. #9f8b64
  3. #7d6d50
  4. #5d513c
  5. #3e372a
  6. #221f19
  7. #000000

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      #c1a878
      ΔE = 0.370 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Washington Square Chs-17
      #c2a97c
      ΔE = 0.749 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Herriot School Chs-21
      #c9ad75
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 06.09.15
      #c5ab7a
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. 09.11.15
      #cba977
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 12-3 U
      #bfa877
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. P 19-2 U
      #c2a370
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ The Golden Hour / 21A-4
      #c5a977
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Golden Wheat / 2068
      #bea272
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  6. Glidden

    1. ★ Antiquity / PPG1093-5
      #c1a87c
      ΔE = 1.035 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Nettle / PPG1111-4
      #bbac7d
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Fragrant Ginger
      #c0a87c
      ΔE = 1.043 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Rialto
      #c1ab79
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. Rocklin
      #bea276
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  9. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Acorn
      #c2a676
      ΔE = 1.219 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dusted Olive - 9028
      #bea775
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. ★ Downing Straw - 2813
      #caab7d
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-11-5 Heirloom
      #bfa976
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Gold Rush / HL 4222-3
      #c7ab7a
      ΔE = 1.285 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Do-Re-Mi / KM980-M
      #bfaa7e
      ΔE = 1.375 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Happy Camper / 8504
      #beaa7d
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Serengeti Safari / 8512
      #bda882
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Happy Camper / 8504
      #beaa7d
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Balsam Brown / 8520
      #cca978
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Happy Camper
      #beaa7d
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Sandpebble
      #bda272
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Grenada Hills Gold / 229
      #bda575
      ΔE = 1.592 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. ★ Rattan / AF-375
      #bca678
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  17. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 729 - Beignet
      #c3a679
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. DE 6159 - Organic Style
      #bfa270
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  18. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Medallion / 1362
      #c3a679
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Bread Pudding / 1302
      #bfa270
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Savory 50YY 43/284
      #c0a671
      ΔE = 1.662 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Yellow Moss 50YY 48/259
      #c7ae7d
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3020-Y10R
      #c1ab81
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 3020-Y20R
      #c0a57c
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  21. General Paint

    1. ★ Chinook / CL 2814D
      #c4aa80
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Burlap / CL 2794D
      #c5a981
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  22. Taubmans

    1. ★ Olivette / T108-6
      #c7ad7f
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ Winter Twig / T12 6.E3
      #c0a982
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  23. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 23448
      #c1aa81
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 33448
      #c3ac84
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Alabaster
      #bda476
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Bahama Sand
      #c4a880
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sassafras / 0310
      #bda97f
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Silence is Golden / 0891
      #c1a371
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  26. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0309
      #bda97f
      ΔE = 1.881 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. 0891
      #c1a371
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  27. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ Y52 Chamois
      #bea872
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. Y54 Oatmeal
      #caae81
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  28. Ford

    1. ★ Tan
      #bea471
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. Chestnut
      #bfa57f
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Hapy Camber / 8504
      #c1a880
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Sheffield / 7847
      #baa979
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  30. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1744
      #c5ab73
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4106
      #c0ac82
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  32. CIL

    1. ★ Golden Needles
      #c4a67b
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Thomas Point Light
      #bba47d
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  33. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Classic Suede / I5
      #c6af81
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. ★ Colorbond® Wheat / L28
      #c7ab81
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  34. Bristol

    1. ★ Winter Twig / P194-N4
      #c0a982
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  35. Resene

    1. ★ Canterbury Clay BR78-045-078
      #c6ae83
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  36. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Tea Bath F27
      #c1aa83
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Luminaria F26
      #b7a578
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
  37. Tollens

    1. ★ TF240-2
      #c5ae78
      ΔE = 2.265 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. T2162-1
      #bfa378
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  38. Behr

    1. ★ 360F-4 Dry Sea Grass
      #c6ab72
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. 380F-5 Harmonic Tan
      #bdac80
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  39. Caparol

    1. Navarra 12
      #c4ac84
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 68 19 70 / Brauner Ocker 30
      #bca47c
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  40. Crown Diamond

    1. 7267-53 Pale Avocado
      #b9a576
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 7387-53 Cucumber Marinade
      #b8a879
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  41. Sico

    1. 6104-53 Pale Avocado
      #b9a576
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 6109-42 Pistachio Candy
      #cbad7e
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  42. Earthpaint

    1. 4-11-4 Feather Gold
      #c6ad84
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 4-12-5 Autumn Wheat
      #c0a26e
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  43. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Sigmarite
      #caad76
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Suede Jacket / ATC-19
      #c9ad75
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Nettle / 312-4
      #bcac7d
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  45. Piaggio

    1. Avorio / 940
      #bcab78
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  46. TRUMATCH

    1. 49-d
      #caa875
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 49-d1
      #c3a271
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  47. Panther

    1. Benvit / GL70
      #c8ac83
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  48. Ralph Lauren

    1. Remington Hall / RLNA223
      #bfa26f
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  49. Devoe Paint

    1. Golden Needles / 20YY 41/264
      #c8a677
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Camelcoat / 20YY 43/200
      #c7ab84
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  50. Sikkens

    1. F2.25.65
      #ccab77
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. F6.25.65
      #cbad76
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  51. Kenworth USA

    1. Cream / N6491
      #caac81
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  52. Ferrari

    1. Avorio / 190
      #c0a46c
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  53. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4042T Sapling
      #c4aa84
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  54. Valspar Paint

    1. Churchill Hotel Bronze
      #c9a771
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Au Lait Ole
      #c2ac72
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  55. AMC

    1. Fawn Beige
      #c0a883
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  56. Nippon Paint

    1. Rolled Logs / NP BGG 1714 T
      #c2af85
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Sapling / NP N 1847 T
      #c4ae87
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  57. Alcro

    1. Oliv
      #bfad77
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  58. Laura Ashley

    1. 12-4 Sage 2
      #b8a472
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. 4954
      #c2a270
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  60. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Scrivener Store Gold CW308
      #bda173
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Seaweed 15-23
      #bea56b
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  61. Iveco

    1. Avorio Carrara / 425
      #c9a86f
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  62. McCormick Paints

    1. Balsam Brown
      #cca978
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  63. Asian Paints

    1. Balsam Brown / 8520
      #cca978
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  64. Duron

    1. Burlap
      #b9a37a
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  65. Levis

    1. Real Olive
      #c8b079
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  66. Coronado Paint

    1. 7848 - Bamboo Shoot
      #c0af84
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  67. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10543
      #bfa37b
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  68. Volkswagen

    1. Mojave Beige
      #c8a87f
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 41.8%

#c2a979 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c2a979 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #c2a979">…</p>

#c2a979 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #c2a979">…</p>

#c2a979 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c2a979">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12757369
Binary
11000010, 10101001, 01111001
Hexadecimal
#c2a979
LRV
≈ 41.2%
Closest short hex
#ba7 ΔE = 2.567
RGB
rgb(194, 169, 121)
RGBA
rgba(194, 169, 121, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.401, g: 0.349, b: 0.250
RYB
red: 0.624%, yellow: 0.761%, blue: 0.475%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4019847 / 0xffc2a979
HSL
hsl(39, 37%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(39, 37%, 62%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 39° (39.452), saturation: 38% (0.376), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 39.452, saturation: 37.629%, perceived brightness: 67.569%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 62.569, S: 49.665, L: 70.335
Cubehelix
H: 37.284, S: 0.491, L: 0.671
TSL
T: 2.355, S: 0.093, L: 0.671
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 13% (0.129), yellow: 38% (0.376), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 24% (0.239), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 53% (0.525)
XYZ
X: 39.888, Y: 41.227, Z: 23.942
xyY
x: 0.380, y: 0.392, Y: 41.227
CIELab
L: 70.335, a: 2.212, b: 28.138
CIELuv
L: 70.335, u: 18.917, v: 36.446
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.335, C: 28.224, H: 85.505
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.335, C: 41.062, H: 62.569
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.208, a: -1.475, b: 22.838
CIECAM02
J: 62.257, C: 23.718, h: 80.437, Q: 155.454, M: 20.741, s: 36.527, H: 84.656
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.955, jaune: 4.200, green: -0.438
LMS
L: 43.053, M: 42.064, S: 24.225
YCbCr
Y: 162.892, Cb: 103.228, Cr: 142.383
YCgCo
Y: 163.250, Cg: 5.750, Co: 66.750
YDbDr
Y: 171.003, Db: -75.234, Dr: -43.741
YPbPr
Y: 170.869, Pb: -26.875, Pr: 14.708
xvYCC
Y: 162.746, Cb: 104.392, Cr: 140.920
YIQ
Y: 171.003, I: 30.314, Q: -9.648
YUV
Y: 171.003, U: -24.605, V: 20.175
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 7/4 ΔE = 1.584
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 14.602

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