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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.

Color Variations

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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

Paints

Similar Paints

  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. Levis

    1. ★ Eclectisch
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Shasta / 60YY 39/654
      #c5ab24
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tomatillo / 23C-6
      #c7ac19
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

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

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

    1. 117
      #c49e0d
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  18. 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%
  19. California Paints

    1. DE 5468 - Pickle Juice
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  21. General Paint

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

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

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

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

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#c4a500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c4a500 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #c4a500">…</p>

#c4a500 background

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

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

#c4a500 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<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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