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Pantone / PMS P 8-8 C / #c3a209 Hex Color Code

#c3a209 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c3a209 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c3a209 is comprised of 76.47% red, 63.53% green and 3.53% blue. In the HSL color space #c3a209 has a hue of 49° (degrees), 91% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.03 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#c3a209 linear gradient to complementary #008acc

  1. #c3a209
  2. #b79d3f
  3. #a8995f
  4. #97957c
  5. #809197
  6. #5e8db1
  7. #008acc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a08300
  2. #ac8d00
  3. #b79800
  4. #c3a209
  5. #cfad1d
  6. #dbb72b
  7. #e7c237

Tones

  1. #c3a209
  2. #b59829
  3. #a68d3a
  4. #978347
  5. #887953
  6. #786f5d
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#c3a209 to white

  1. #c3a209
  2. #d1b143
  3. #ddc06a
  4. #e8cf8f
  5. #f1dfb4
  6. #f9efd9
  7. #ffffff

#c3a209 to black

  1. #c3a209
  2. #a08512
  3. #7e6914
  4. #5e4e14
  5. #403512
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
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      ΔE = 1.621 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
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      #c09d08
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
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      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
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      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
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      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
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      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
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      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
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      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
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    1. Eclectisch
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
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    1. Chartreuse Charm
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 2.496 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
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      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
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      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 457 C
      #b89d18
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
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    1. Tamiya 80012,X12
      #cda108
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
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      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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      #cba901
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
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      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
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      #c6aa24
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
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      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
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      #cba72e
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      #cfa700
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
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      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 37.8%

#c3a209 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c3a209 foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #c3a209">…</p>

#c3a209 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #c3a209">…</p>

#c3a209 shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c3a209">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12821001
Binary
11000011, 10100010, 00001001
Hexadecimal
#c3a209
LRV
≈ 37.5%
Closest short hex
#ca1 ΔE = 3.013
RGB
rgb(195, 162, 9)
RGBA
rgba(195, 162, 9, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.533, g: 0.443, b: 0.025
RYB
red: 0.193%, yellow: 0.765%, blue: 0.035%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3956215 / 0xffc3a209
HSL
hsl(49, 91%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 91%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (49.355), saturation: 95% (0.954), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 49.355, saturation: 95.385%, perceived brightness: 64.180%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 67.618, S: 99.125, L: 67.624
Cubehelix
H: 47.638, S: 1.247, L: 0.608
TSL
T: 1.930, S: 0.305, L: 0.606
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 17% (0.169), yellow: 95% (0.954), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 24% (0.235), magenta: 36% (0.365), yellow: 96% (0.965)
XYZ
X: 35.478, Y: 37.465, Z: 5.621
xyY
x: 0.452, y: 0.477, Y: 37.465
CIELab
L: 67.624, a: -0.445, b: 69.709
CIELuv
L: 67.624, u: 29.157, v: 70.806
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.624, C: 69.710, H: 90.365
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.624, C: 76.574, H: 67.618
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.208, a: -3.653, b: 37.401
CIECAM02
J: 59.110, C: 58.939, h: 92.144, Q: 151.476, M: 51.541, s: 58.332, H: 104.075
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.769, jaune: 9.303, green: 0.391
LMS
L: 41.180, M: 38.669, S: 6.144
YCbCr
Y: 148.645, Cb: 55.949, Cr: 153.350
YCgCo
Y: 132.000, Cg: 30.000, Co: 95.250
YDbDr
Y: 154.425, Db: -218.799, Dr: -77.190
YPbPr
Y: 158.013, Pb: -80.295, Pr: 23.538
xvYCC
Y: 151.705, Cb: 57.466, Cr: 148.677
YIQ
Y: 154.425, I: 68.812, Q: -40.626
YUV
Y: 154.425, U: -71.562, V: 35.597
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/10 ΔE = 2.282
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 15.158

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