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#c3a301 Hex Color Code

#c3a301 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c3a301 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c3a301 is comprised of 76.47% red, 63.92% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #c3a301 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 99% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.81 nm.

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#c3a301 linear gradient to complementary #0084c4

  1. #c3a301
  2. #b69d3c
  3. #a7975c
  4. #959277
  5. #7d8d91
  6. #5c88ab
  7. #0084c4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a08400
  2. #ac8e00
  3. #b79900
  4. #c3a301
  5. #cfae18
  6. #dbb828
  7. #e7c335

Tones

  1. #c3a301
  2. #b49826
  3. #a58c37
  4. #958145
  5. #85774f
  6. #746c59
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#c3a301 to White

  1. #c3a301
  2. #d1b141
  3. #ddc069
  4. #e8cf8e
  5. #f1dfb3
  6. #f9efd9
  7. #ffffff

#c3a301 to Black

  1. #c3a301
  2. #a0860e
  3. #7e6a12
  4. #5e4f13
  5. #403511
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
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      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cream
      #c6a21c
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
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      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Raffia
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      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Crispy Gold
      #caa60a
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  5. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  6. Pantone / PMS

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      #c49e0d
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
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    1. ★ G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
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    1. ★ Chartreuse Charm
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      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
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      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
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    1. ★ S 2060-G90Y
      #c7a01e
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
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      #cda50a
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
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    1. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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    1. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 4109
      #bea230
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
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    1. Citronella - 6915
      #cba901
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
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    1. 1171
      #cea500
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
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    1. Y42 Mustard
      #c4a22e
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  16. Resene

    1. Funk G76-153-091
      #c6aa24
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
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    1. Tamiya 80012,X12
      #cda108
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
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    1. CAS267
      #cfa700
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
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    1. Angel Fern
      #cca220
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
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    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. DE 5426 - Goddess
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
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    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
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      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
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      #c5ab24
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  23. General Paint

    1. Tectonic / CLV 1127N
      #cba72e
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 40.5%

#c3a301 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c3a301 foreground

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

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #c3a301">…</p>

#c3a301 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #c3a301">…</p>

#c3a301 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c3a301">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12821249
Binary
11000011, 10100011, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#c3a301
LRV
≈ 37.8%
Closest short hex
#ca1 ΔE = 2.752
RGB
rgb(195, 163, 1)
RGBA
rgba(195, 163, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.543, g: 0.454, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.154%, yellow: 0.765%, blue: 0.004%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3955967 / 0xffc3a301
HSL
hsl(50, 99%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 99%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (50.103), saturation: 99% (0.995), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 50.103, saturation: 99.487%, perceived brightness: 64.397%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 68.340, S: 99.885, L: 67.874
Cubehelix
H: 48.355, S: 1.308, L: 0.607
TSL
T: 1.897, S: 0.325, L: 0.604
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 99% (0.995), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 24% (0.235), magenta: 36% (0.361), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 35.611, Y: 37.801, Z: 5.449
xyY
x: 0.452, y: 0.479, Y: 37.801
CIELab
L: 67.874, a: -1.070, b: 70.905
CIELuv
L: 67.874, u: 28.489, v: 71.734
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.874, C: 70.914, H: 90.865
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.874, C: 77.184, H: 68.340
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.482, a: -4.207, b: 37.783
CIECAM02
J: 59.368, C: 60.045, h: 92.851, Q: 151.805, M: 52.508, s: 58.813, H: 105.396
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.765, jaune: 9.424, green: 0.501
LMS
L: 41.450, M: 39.145, S: 5.980
YCbCr
Y: 148.365, Cb: 52.146, Cr: 153.550
YCgCo
Y: 130.500, Cg: 32.500, Co: 97.250
YDbDr
Y: 154.100, Db: -230.346, Dr: -77.810
YPbPr
Y: 158.152, Pb: -84.680, Pr: 23.452
xvYCC
Y: 151.825, Cb: 53.614, Cr: 148.601
YIQ
Y: 154.100, I: 71.108, Q: -43.637
YUV
Y: 154.100, U: -75.339, V: 35.882
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 2.055
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 15.004

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