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#c4b500 Hex Color Code

#c4b500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c4b500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c4b500 is comprised of 76.86% red, 70.98% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c4b500 has a hue of 55° (degrees), 100% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.81 nm.

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#c4b500 linear gradient to complementary #0089c4

  1. #c4b500
  2. #b6ad3f
  3. #a7a55f
  4. #949d7a
  5. #7d9693
  6. #5b8fac
  7. #0089c4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9f9300
  2. #ab9e00
  3. #b7aa00
  4. #c4b500
  5. #d1c11b
  6. #ddcc2c
  7. #ead83a

Tones

  1. #c4b500
  2. #b5a628
  3. #a5983a
  4. #968a47
  5. #857c51
  6. #746f5a
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#c4b500 to white

  1. #c4b500
  2. #d1c144
  3. #ddcd6c
  4. #e8d991
  5. #f1e5b5
  6. #f9f2da
  7. #ffffff

#c4b500 to black

  1. #c4b500
  2. #a1940f
  3. #7f7514
  4. #5f5714
  5. #403a13
  6. #24200d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Chartreuse / 2024-10
      #c2b501
      ΔE = 0.462 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Eve Green / 2024-20
      #cdbc0f
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-a5
      #c1b300
      ΔE = 0.837 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. ★ 13-b5
      #c2b626
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7026
      #c9b600
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ 1146
      #beb700
      ΔE = 1.717 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 1.218 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Indian Ivy 4
      #c3b623
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 70YY 48/700
      #ccbb2a
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. 3647 Bali Bamboo 70YY 51/669
      #c9b92e
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Campus Green / NP BGG 1729 A
      #c2b324
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  9. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cream
      #cab41c
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 397
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 1.800 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Miss Marigold / KM3440-5
      #c7ba1f
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Cancun Gold / AC204-5
      #cdb82e
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Hot Pepper / 72YY 47/743
      #c2ba0b
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Have No Fear / 70YY 48/700
      #ccbc22
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10216
      #c7bb00
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  14. Brillux

    1. 96.21.15
      #cbb219
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 90.15.15
      #b7b101
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  15. Ski-Doo

    1. Dayglow Yellow / B336
      #cfb900
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  16. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28103
      #ccb52b
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  17. Tollens

    1. Citronnelle | EE129
      #cbb632
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. Miss marigold / 7829
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  19. Berger

    1. Miss marigold / 7829
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. Miss Marigold
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Humorous Green - 6918
      #c6b836
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4101
      #c3b537
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  23. Duron

    1. Citronella
      #cebc10
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  24. Sikkens

    1. G7.57.66
      #bbb821
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 44.1%

#c4b500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c4b500 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: #c4b500">…</p>

#c4b500 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #c4b500">…</p>

#c4b500 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c4b500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12891392
Binary
11000100, 10110101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c4b500
LRV
≈ 44.8%
Closest short hex
#cb1 ΔE = 2.357
RGB
rgb(196, 181, 0)
RGBA
rgba(196, 181, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.520, g: 0.480, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.064%, yellow: 0.769%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3885824 / 0xffc4b500
HSL
hsl(55, 100%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(55, 100%, 38%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 55° (55.408), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 77% (0.769)
HSP
hue: 55.408, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 68.731%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 78.309, S: 99.979, L: 72.750
Cubehelix
H: 53.164, S: 1.456, L: 0.649
TSL
T: 1.670, S: 0.318, L: 0.646
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 8% (0.077), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 23% (0.231)
CMY
cyan: 23% (0.231), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 39.291, Y: 44.785, Z: 6.575
xyY
x: 0.433, y: 0.494, Y: 44.785
CIELab
L: 72.750, a: -10.078, b: 74.554
CIELuv
L: 72.750, u: 16.284, v: 78.697
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.750, C: 75.232, H: 97.698
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.750, C: 80.364, H: 78.309
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.922, a: -12.313, b: 41.020
CIECAM02
J: 64.690, C: 64.316, h: 100.351, Q: 158.464, M: 56.243, s: 59.576, H: 118.793
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.748, jaune: 9.947, green: 1.856
LMS
L: 46.964, M: 48.418, S: 7.193
YCbCr
Y: 157.596, Cb: 46.321, Cr: 147.436
YCgCo
Y: 139.500, Cg: 41.500, Co: 98.000
YDbDr
Y: 164.851, Db: -248.023, Dr: -59.272
YPbPr
Y: 171.163, Pb: -92.225, Pr: 15.826
xvYCC
Y: 162.999, Cb: 46.987, Cr: 141.902
YIQ
Y: 164.851, I: 67.084, Q: -53.144
YUV
Y: 164.851, U: -81.121, V: 27.327
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/10 ΔE = 2.131
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 11.447

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