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#c6a400 Hex Color Code

#c6a400 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c6a400 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c6a400 is comprised of 77.65% red, 64.31% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c6a400 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.1 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#c6a400 linear gradient to complementary #0087c6

  1. #c6a400
  2. #b99f3d
  3. #a9995c
  4. #979478
  5. #7f8f92
  6. #5e8bac
  7. #0087c6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a28500
  2. #ae8f00
  3. #ba9900
  4. #c6a400
  5. #d2af18
  6. #deb928
  7. #eac435

Tones

  1. #c6a400
  2. #b79926
  3. #a78d38
  4. #978245
  5. #877850
  6. #766d5a
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#c6a400 to white

  1. #c6a400
  2. #d3b241
  3. #dfc169
  4. #e9d08e
  5. #f2dfb4
  6. #faefd9
  7. #ffffff

#c6a400 to black

  1. #c6a400
  2. #a2870d
  3. #806a12
  4. #604f13
  5. #413612
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 8-8 C
      #c3a209
      ΔE = 0.922 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. 15-0751 TCX
      #cda323
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Crispy Gold
      #caa60a
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  4. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cream
      #c6a21c
      ΔE = 1.460 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Yellow
      #c7a732
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.15.18
      #cda50a
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1171
      #cea500
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  7. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Citronella - 6915
      #cba901
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Raffia
      #c0a423
      ΔE = 2.042 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  9. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS267
      #cfa700
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  10. Levis

    1. ★ Eclectisch
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Chartreuse Charm
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 60YY 39/654
      #c2a92c
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2060-G90Y
      #c7a01e
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  13. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80012,X12
      #cda108
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  14. Alcro

    1. Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  15. Resene

    1. Funk G76-153-091
      #c6aa24
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  16. CIL

    1. Angel Fern
      #cca220
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  17. Sikkens

    1. G0.60.60
      #c09d08
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  18. General Paint

    1. Tectonic / CLV 1127N
      #cba72e
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  19. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  20. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. Y42 Mustard
      #c4a22e
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Shasta / 60YY 39/654
      #c5ab24
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mustard Seed / 1409
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5426 - Goddess
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7829 - Miss Marigold
      #ceac19
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

#c6a400 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c6a400 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #c6a400">…</p>

#c6a400 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #c6a400">…</p>

#c6a400 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c6a400">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13018112
Binary
11000110, 10100100, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c6a400
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#ca1 ΔE = 2.191
RGB
rgb(198, 164, 0)
RGBA
rgba(198, 164, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.547, g: 0.453, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.161%, yellow: 0.776%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3759104 / 0xffc6a400
HSL
hsl(50, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (49.697), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 49.697, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 65.044%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 67.414, S: 99.979, L: 68.431
Cubehelix
H: 47.967, S: 1.337, L: 0.612
TSL
T: 1.915, S: 0.329, L: 0.610
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 17% (0.172), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 22% (0.224), magenta: 36% (0.357), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 36.566, Y: 38.559, Z: 5.517
xyY
x: 0.453, y: 0.478, Y: 38.559
CIELab
L: 68.431, a: -0.274, b: 71.564
CIELuv
L: 68.431, u: 30.047, v: 72.233
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.431, C: 71.564, H: 90.219
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.431, C: 78.233, H: 67.414
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.096, a: -3.554, b: 38.200
CIECAM02
J: 60.057, C: 60.436, h: 92.149, Q: 152.683, M: 52.851, s: 58.834, H: 104.084
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.766, jaune: 9.501, green: 0.385
LMS
L: 42.465, M: 39.759, S: 6.059
YCbCr
Y: 149.542, Cb: 50.972, Cr: 154.570
YCgCo
Y: 131.500, Cg: 32.500, Co: 99.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.470, Db: -233.912, Dr: -80.910
YPbPr
Y: 159.434, Pb: -85.910, Pr: 24.544
xvYCC
Y: 152.926, Cb: 52.534, Cr: 149.560
YIQ
Y: 155.470, I: 72.941, Q: -43.837
YUV
Y: 155.470, U: -76.505, V: 37.312
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.475
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 15.337

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