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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

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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. Opaltone / OMS

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

    1. ★ 15-0646 TPG
      #c8b643
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. P 4-16 U
      #cfb344
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 23/10
      #c8b040
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  11. 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%
  12. 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%
  13. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2196
      #bdaf47
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 2182
      #bcb051
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Corduroy
      #beae32
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Butcher Block
      #beac4c
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  15. 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%
  16. Dulux

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

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

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

    1. 13-c5
      #c3b84c
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 12-c6
      #baad46
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  20. Brillux

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Yellow
      #c6ac31
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Sublime Green
      #bdab47
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  26. Chrysler

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

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

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

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

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

#c4b240 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c4b240 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

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

#c4b240 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #c4b240">…</p>

#c4b240 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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