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GM / General Motors Cream / #c6a21c Hex Color Code

#c6a21c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c6a21c is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c6a21c is comprised of 77.65% red, 63.53% green and 10.98% blue. In the HSL color space #c6a21c has a hue of 47° (degrees), 75% saturation and 44% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.64 nm.

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#c6a21c linear gradient to complementary #0099e2

  1. #c6a21c
  2. #bba04a
  3. #ae9e6b
  4. #9d9c89
  5. #879ba7
  6. #649ac4
  7. #0099e2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a38300
  2. #af8d00
  3. #ba9809
  4. #c6a21c
  5. #d2ad2a
  6. #deb736
  7. #eac241

Tones

  1. #c6a21c
  2. #b99933
  3. #ac9143
  4. #9f8950
  5. #91815c
  6. #827967
  7. #717171

Tints and Shades

#c6a21c to White

  1. #c6a21c
  2. #d3b14a
  3. #dfc06f
  4. #e9cf93
  5. #f2dfb6
  6. #f9efda
  7. #ffffff

#c6a21c to Black

  1. #c6a21c
  2. #a2851c
  3. #80691b
  4. #5f4e18
  5. #403514
  6. #241e0e
  7. #000000

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#c6a21c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c6a21c foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #c6a21c">…</p>

#c6a21c background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #c6a21c">…</p>

#c6a21c shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c6a21c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13017628
Binary
11000110, 10100010, 00011100
Hexadecimal
#c6a21c
Closest short hex
#ca2 ΔE = 2.800
RGB
rgb(198, 162, 28)
RGBA
rgba(198, 162, 28, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.510, g: 0.418, b: 0.072
RYB
red: 28.891%, yellow: 77.647%, blue: 10.980%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3759588 / 0xffc6a21c
HSL
hsl(47, 75%, 44%)
HSLA
hsla(47, 75%%, 44%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 47° (47.294), saturation: 86% (0.859), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 47.294, saturation: 85.859, perceived brightness: 64.696
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 65.650, S: 96.409, L: 67.971
Cubehelix
H: 45.614, S: 1.133, L: 0.620
TSL
T: 2.020, S: 0.263, L: 0.618
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 18 (0.182), yellow: 86 (0.859), key: 22 (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 22 (0.224), magenta: 36 (0.365), yellow: 89 (0.890)
XYZ
X: 36.421, Y: 37.933, Z: 6.502
xyY
x: 0.450, y: 0.469, Y: 37.933
CIELab
L: 67.971, a: 1.224, b: 66.605
CIELuv
L: 67.971, u: 31.179, v: 68.894
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.971, C: 66.616, H: 88.947
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.971, C: 75.620, H: 65.650
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.589, a: -2.226, b: 36.854
CIECAM02
J: 59.600, C: 55.979, h: 90.051, Q: 152.102, M: 48.953, s: 56.731, H: 100.098
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.784, jaune: 9.011, green: 0.089
LMS
L: 41.929, M: 38.805, S: 7.019
YCbCr
Y: 151.278, Cb: 63.846, Cr: 153.318
YCgCo
Y: 137.500, Cg: 24.500, Co: 92.000
YDbDr
Y: 157.488, Db: -194.822, Dr: -77.066
YPbPr
Y: 160.020, Pb: -71.140, Pr: 24.164
xvYCC
Y: 153.429, Cb: 65.508, Cr: 149.226
YIQ
Y: 157.488, I: 64.495, Q: -34.080
YUV
Y: 157.488, U: -63.719, V: 35.541
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/10 ΔE = 2.279
Brand Color
Big Cartel ΔE = 15.526

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