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#c4b240 Hex Color Code

#c4b240 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c4b240 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c4b240 is comprised of 76.86% red, 69.8% green and 25.1% blue. In the HSL color space #c4b240 has a hue of 52° (degrees), 53% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.65 nm.

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#c4b240 linear gradient to complementary #0587ff

  1. #c4b240
  2. #bbaa66
  3. #afa286
  4. #a09aa5
  5. #8993c3
  6. #678de1
  7. #0587ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a0911b
  2. #ac9c28
  3. #b8a734
  4. #c4b240
  5. #d0bd4b
  6. #ddc957
  7. #e9d562

Tones

  1. #c4b240
  2. #baaa4e
  3. #b0a15a
  4. #a69965
  5. #9b916f
  6. #8f8a79
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#c4b240 to white

  1. #c4b240
  2. #d0be62
  3. #dbcb81
  4. #e6d8a0
  5. #efe4bf
  6. #f8f2df
  7. #ffffff

#c4b240 to black

  1. #c4b240
  2. #a19237
  3. #7f732e
  4. #5e5525
  5. #3f391c
  6. #232012
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-16-6 Limelight
      #c4b345
      ΔE = 0.613 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  2. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 80360,XF60
      #c6b141
      ΔE = 0.761 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5474 - Pesto
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 0.785 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. DE 5467 - Yellow Stone
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 0.785 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. Yellow Stone / 1545
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2060-G80Y
      #c3b03b
      ΔE = 0.790 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2060-G90Y
      #c9af3b
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Hep Green - 6704
      #c4b146
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Humorous Green - 6918
      #c6b836
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  7. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 1012 / Lemon yellow
      #c7b446
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bamboo Leaves
      #c9b547
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Green Almond R132E
      #c6b452
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  9. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4102
      #c0b236
      ΔE = 1.449 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ 4101
      #c3b537
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-0646 TPG
      #c8b643
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ P 2-7 U
      #bfaf4c
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 23/10
      #c8b040
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 11-c5
      #c7b54b
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 10-a5
      #c5ad49
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-G80Y
      #c7b748
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. S 2050-G80Y
      #bcab34
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  14. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Appletini / 24C-6
      #c9b64c
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  15. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Fig 15-14
      #cdb44d
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  16. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2196
      #bdaf47
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 2182
      #bcb051
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3645 Paris Green 70YY 49/555
      #c7b847
      ΔE = 2.089 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 3648 Citrus Fruit 70YY 52/532
      #c9b84e
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ 60YY 47/608
      #cdb43e
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. Twist & Shout / 60YY 47/608
      #cdb539
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  20. Plascon

    1. Colonial Yellow Y4-C1-2
      #bcb04c
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  21. Brillux

    1. 93.15.21
      #bbaf30
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 96.15.15
      #c4ac47
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Olive Fizz / T08 39-4
      #ccb133
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  23. Tollens

    1. Citronnelle | EE129
      #cbb632
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  24. Volkswagen

    1. Lemon Yellow
      #ceb73e
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Bali Yellow
      #c5b951
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10198
      #c3ad4c
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  26. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #c6ac31
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Cream
      #cab950
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  27. Chrysler

    1. Cream
      #cab950
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mustard Field / AC203-5
      #c8ae2a
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  29. Nippon Paint

    1. Campus Green / NP BGG 1729 A
      #c2b324
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  30. Glidden

    1. Pirate Gold / 45YY 43/536
      #ceb24c
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  31. Resene

    1. Billy T G78-112-094
      #c1b943
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 46.4%

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#c4b240 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c4b240 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #c4b240">…</p>

#c4b240 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #c4b240">…</p>

#c4b240 shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c4b240">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12890688
Binary
11000100, 10110010, 01000000
Hexadecimal
#c4b240
LRV
≈ 43.9%
Closest short hex
#ba3 ΔE = 3.084
RGB
rgb(196, 178, 64)
RGBA
rgba(196, 178, 64, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.447, g: 0.406, b: 0.146
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 0.769%, blue: 0.251%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3886528 / 0xffc4b240
HSL
hsl(52, 53%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(52, 53%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 52° (51.818), saturation: 67% (0.673), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 51.818, saturation: 67.347%, perceived brightness: 68.545%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 75.547, S: 86.533, L: 72.194
Cubehelix
H: 49.963, S: 0.976, L: 0.670
TSL
T: 1.823, S: 0.182, L: 0.668
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.092), yellow: 67% (0.673), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 75% (0.749)
XYZ
X: 39.612, Y: 43.948, Z: 11.246
xyY
x: 0.418, y: 0.464, Y: 43.948
CIELab
L: 72.194, a: -6.666, b: 58.222
CIELuv
L: 72.194, u: 17.317, v: 67.187
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.194, C: 58.602, H: 96.532
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.194, C: 69.383, H: 75.547
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.294, a: -9.355, b: 36.348
CIECAM02
J: 64.189, C: 49.271, h: 96.826, Q: 157.848, M: 43.087, s: 52.246, H: 112.636
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.813, jaune: 8.240, green: 1.142
LMS
L: 46.082, M: 46.800, S: 11.776
YCbCr
Y: 162.356, Cb: 75.290, Cr: 143.996
YCgCo
Y: 154.000, Cg: 24.000, Co: 82.000
YDbDr
Y: 170.386, Db: -160.062, Dr: -48.732
YPbPr
Y: 173.626, Pb: -59.070, Pr: 14.244
xvYCC
Y: 165.114, Cb: 76.111, Cr: 140.512
YIQ
Y: 170.386, I: 47.347, Q: -31.663
YUV
Y: 170.386, U: -52.351, V: 22.471
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/8 ΔE = 1.489
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 10.878

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