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#c4a500 Hex Color Code

#c4a500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c4a500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c4a500 is comprised of 76.86% red, 64.71% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c4a500 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 100% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.59 nm.

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#c4a500 linear gradient to complementary #0086c4

  1. #c4a500
  2. #b79f3c
  3. #a79a5c
  4. #959477
  5. #7e8f91
  6. #5c8aab
  7. #0086c4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a18600
  2. #ac9000
  3. #b89a00
  4. #c4a500
  5. #d0b018
  6. #dcba28
  7. #e8c535

Tones

  1. #c4a500
  2. #b59926
  3. #a58e38
  4. #968245
  5. #867750
  6. #756c59
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#c4a500 to White

  1. #c4a500
  2. #d1b341
  3. #dec269
  4. #e8d18f
  5. #f2e0b4
  6. #f9efd9
  7. #ffffff

#c4a500 to Black

  1. #c4a500
  2. #a1870d
  3. #7f6b12
  4. #5f5013
  5. #403612
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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  1. Duron

    1. ★ Crispy Gold
      #caa60a
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 1.542 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Chartreuse Charm
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 60YY 39/654
      #c2a92c
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Raffia
      #c0a423
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Pumpkin Squash
      #caac28
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  5. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Citronella - 6915
      #cba901
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cream
      #c6a21c
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Yellow
      #c7a732
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Funk G76-153-091
      #c6aa24
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.15.18
      #cda50a
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 96.18.15
      #c9ab2f
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 11-b6
      #baa720
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 1171
      #cea500
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. Shasta / 60YY 39/654
      #c5ab24
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  13. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  14. Dupont

    1. CAS267
      #cfa700
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 117
      #c49e0d
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  16. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-G90Y
      #c7a01e
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 2060-G80Y
      #b9a520
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  19. General Paint

    1. Tectonic / CLV 1127N
      #cba72e
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  20. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  21. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. Y42 Mustard
      #c4a22e
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  22. Coronado Paint

    1. 7829 - Miss Marigold
      #ceac19
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

#c4a500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c4a500 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #c4a500">…</p>

#c4a500 background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #c4a500">…</p>

#c4a500 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c4a500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12887296
Binary
11000100, 10100101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c4a500
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#ca0 ΔE = 2.180
RGB
rgb(196, 165, 0)
RGBA
rgba(196, 165, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.543, g: 0.457, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.144%, yellow: 0.769%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3889920 / 0xffc4a500
HSL
hsl(51, 100%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 100%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (50.510), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 50.510, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 64.993%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 69.056, S: 99.979, L: 68.496
Cubehelix
H: 48.742, S: 1.333, L: 0.612
TSL
T: 1.880, S: 0.327, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.158), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 36.222, Y: 38.648, Z: 5.552
xyY
x: 0.450, y: 0.481, Y: 38.648
CIELab
L: 68.496, a: -1.699, b: 71.518
CIELuv
L: 68.496, u: 27.779, v: 72.581
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.496, C: 71.538, H: 91.361
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.496, C: 77.715, H: 69.056
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.168, a: -4.790, b: 38.222
CIECAM02
J: 60.062, C: 60.580, h: 93.425, Q: 152.690, M: 52.976, s: 58.902, H: 106.462
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.763, jaune: 9.503, green: 0.600
LMS
L: 42.245, M: 40.153, S: 6.094
YCbCr
Y: 149.532, Cb: 50.977, Cr: 153.324
YCgCo
Y: 131.500, Cg: 33.500, Co: 98.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.459, Db: -233.895, Dr: -77.128
YPbPr
Y: 159.723, Pb: -86.065, Pr: 23.090
xvYCC
Y: 153.174, Cb: 52.398, Cr: 148.283
YIQ
Y: 155.459, I: 71.476, Q: -44.782
YUV
Y: 155.459, U: -76.499, V: 35.567
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.499
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 14.750

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