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#c6a500 Hex Color Code

#c6a500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c6a500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c6a500 is comprised of 77.65% red, 64.71% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c6a500 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.91 nm.

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#c6a500 linear gradient to complementary #0088c6

  1. #c6a500
  2. #b9a03d
  3. #a99a5d
  4. #979578
  5. #7f9092
  6. #5e8cac
  7. #0088c6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a28600
  2. #ae9000
  3. #ba9a00
  4. #c6a500
  5. #d2b018
  6. #debb28
  7. #eac535

Tones

  1. #c6a500
  2. #b79926
  3. #a78e38
  4. #978345
  5. #877850
  6. #766d5a
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#c6a500 to white

  1. #c6a500
  2. #d3b342
  3. #dfc269
  4. #e9d18f
  5. #f2e0b4
  6. #faefd9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#c6a500 to black

  1. #c6a500
  2. #a2870d
  3. #806b12
  4. #605013
  5. #413612
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Equador / 1416
      #c9a700
      ΔE = 0.846 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Electrum / 12440
      #d4a517
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Crispy Gold
      #caa60a
      ΔE = 0.948 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Glitzy Gold
      #d9ad06
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Citronella - 6915
      #cba901
      ΔE = 1.564 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Kingdom Gold - 6698
      #d1a436
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.15.18
      #cda50a
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 96.21.15
      #cbb219
      ΔE = 4.455 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Eclectisch
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  7. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1171
      #cea500
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 1165
      #d0ac00
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  8. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS267
      #cfa700
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CAS251
      #daa300
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Funk G76-153-091
      #c6aa24
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Buddha Gold Y69-160-084
      #bc9b1b
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  10. Alcro

    1. ★ Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  11. Behr

    1. Citronette HDC-MD-03
      #c5aa26
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Sweet & Sour P320-7
      #c9aa38
      ΔE = 3.337 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. Tomatillo / 23C-6
      #c7ac19
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Madagascar / 23C-7
      #ba9e2b
      ΔE = 4.076 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2060-G90Y
      #c7a01e
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. S 2050-G90Y
      #caaa34
      ΔE = 3.066 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  14. General Paint

    1. Tectonic / CLV 1127N
      #cba72e
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. 4109
      #bea230
      ΔE = 3.273 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  16. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80012,X12
      #cda108
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. Yellow
      #c7a732
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. Yellow
      #c6ac31
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7829 - Miss Marigold
      #ceac19
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. AC102 - Mustard Field
      #d4a328
      ΔE = 4.375 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  19. CIL

    1. Angel Fern
      #cca220
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  20. Dulux

    1. 60YY 39/654
      #c2a92c
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
    2. 70YY 39/613
      #b6a931
      ΔE = 5.042 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 12-a6
      #bbaa00 / #ba0
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  22. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. Y42 Mustard
      #c4a22e
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  23. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Armageddon Dust
      #d3a907
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  24. Color Truck System

    1. 1*014 / 1*014
      #c7a936
      ΔE = 3.065 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 3975
      #b8a80d
      ΔE = 3.837 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Pickle Juice / 1250
      #bba528
      ΔE = 3.176 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Brassy / 1695
      #d5ab2c
      ΔE = 4.057 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  27. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 10 E 56 - Yellow
      #d2a200
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. BS 4800 10 D 43 - Golden maize / Banana / Capricorn
      #c4a236
      ΔE = 3.513 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mustard Field / AC203-5
      #c8ae2a
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Angel Fern / 40YY 38/643
      #cfa11f
      ΔE = 3.463 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Golden Crown / 50YY 42/490
      #c7aa4b
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  30. RAL

    1. RAL 085 70 70
      #d4a207
      ΔE = 3.854 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. RAL 085 70 60
      #d0a32e
      ΔE = 3.928 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  31. Asian Paints

    1. Mustard Field / X102
      #cfaf2e
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Open Range / 7853
      #baa640
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Pollination / 211-7
      #b8a029
      ΔE = 3.942 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Grass Daisy / 211-6
      #cfb128
      ΔE = 4.295 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  33. Glidden

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Grass Daisy / PPG1215-6
      #ceb02a
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Pollination / PPG1215-7
      #b8a02a
      ΔE = 3.987 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Grass Daisy / PPG1215-6
      #ceb02a
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  35. Testors

    1. Testors 1642
      #b8a900
      ΔE = 4.052 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  36. Taubmans

    1. Dijon Mustard / T12 60.H4
      #d6aa28
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Grass Daisy / T12 59.H4
      #d8a700
      ΔE = 4.087 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  37. Bristol

    1. Dijon Mustard / P017-W7
      #d6aa28
      ΔE = 4.073 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. Acropolis / P171-C5
      #d8ab26
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 52A Teton Gold
      #bf9e32
      ΔE = 4.151 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 53A Citrina
      #b7a437
      ΔE = 4.663 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  39. Ralph Lauren

    1. Beach Yellow / RLIB209
      #cbac3f
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  40. Cloverdale Paint

    1. The Open Range / 7853
      #c0a43f
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Mustard Field / AC102
      #d8a931
      ΔE = 4.885 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  41. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-15-7 Yangtz
      #d6ac29
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  42. Sikkens

    1. F6.58.62
      #d0a537
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. F6.50.60
      #c19c31
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  43. Scib Paints

    1. The open range / 7853
      #baa736
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Mustard Field / AC102
      #d2b11d
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  44. Berger

    1. The open range / 7853
      #baa736
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Golden Rattan / 7877
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  45. Valspar Paint

    1. Fancy Suede
      #d0a639
      ΔE = 4.245 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. Street Market
      #d0b30b
      ΔE = 4.868 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  46. ProMarker

    1. Moss
      #bcad00
      ΔE = 4.323 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  47. Vista Paint

    1. Mustard Field
      #d2b11d
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Golden Rattan
      #bc9b32
      ΔE = 5.071 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  48. New Look

    1. Spectacular / G31-10
      #cca239
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  49. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Goldenberry 15-15
      #bca23d
      ΔE = 4.498 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  50. Caparol

    1. 60 40 80 / Palazzo 250
      #c4a03c
      ΔE = 4.522 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
    2. 60 50 80 / Palazzo 305
      #d0a030
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  51. FolkArt

    1. Golden Ochre / 4659
      #c09c31
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  52. Earthpaint

    1. 2-14-7 Ever Gold
      #ca9b22
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 2-15-7 Yangtze
      #ca9b27
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  53. Rodda Paint

    1. Curry H26
      #c79e37
      ΔE = 4.783 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  54. Nerolac

    1. Asparagus - 2007
      #b49f2a
      ΔE = 4.784 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  55. California Paints

    1. DE 5384 - Spicy Mustard
      #cfa33b
      ΔE = 4.789 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. DE 5432 - Haystacks
      #cfac47
      ΔE = 5.121 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  56. Tollens

    1. T2053-6
      #bfa141
      ΔE = 4.812 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. T2051-4
      #b6a539
      ΔE = 4.993 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  57. Wattyl

    1. Wattle Blossom / B38W
      #cca13b
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  58. ECOS Paints

    1. Sin City (0816)
      #d0a741
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Lemon Bar (0865)
      #d1a540
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  59. Colortrend

    1. 0816
      #d0a741
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 0865
      #d1a540
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  60. Diamond Vogel

    1. Sin City / 0816
      #d0a741
      ΔE = 4.853 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. Lemon Bar / 0865
      #d1a540
      ΔE = 5.183 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  61. Apple Barrel

    1. Golden Sunset / 21186
      #c89915
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  62. Ressource Peintures

    1. Brazen Yellow / F08
      #cdb32b
      ΔE = 4.904 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. Spruce Oker / SC207
      #ceac48
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  63. Dulux Australia

    1. Ogen Melon / A193
      #d7ad35
      ΔE = 4.912 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  64. Benjamin Moore

    1. French Quarter Gold / 287
      #c7a548
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Spice Market / CSP-925
      #bda447
      ΔE = 5.161 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  65. Dr

    1. Lemon Yellow / 4002
      #daae26
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  66. Volkswagen

    1. Riyadh Yellow
      #d1ab44
      ΔE = 5.039 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  67. ICI Paints

    1. Golden Crown 50YY 42/490
      #c3a347
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 3547 Byzantine Gold 40YY 41/603
      #cf9e2e
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  68. Coo-Var

    1. Yellow
      #dba400
      ΔE = 5.088 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  69. Albany Paint

    1. Sandpit
      #cda03a
      ΔE = 5.137 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  70. Little Greene

    1. Yellow-Pink
      #d0a946
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 42.2%

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#c6a500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c6a500 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #c6a500">…</p>

#c6a500 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #c6a500">…</p>

#c6a500 shadow

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c6a500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13018368
Binary
11000110, 10100101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c6a500
LRV
≈ 38.9%
Closest short hex
#ca1 ΔE = 1.930
RGB
rgb(198, 165, 0)
RGBA
rgba(198, 165, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.545, g: 0.455, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 15.529%, yellow: 77.647%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3758848 / 0xffc6a500
HSL
hsl(50, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (50.000), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 50.000, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 65.272%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 68.024, S: 99.979, L: 68.692
Cubehelix
H: 48.257, S: 1.344, L: 0.615
TSL
T: 1.902, S: 0.328, L: 0.612
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 17% (0.167), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 22% (0.224), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 36.746, Y: 38.918, Z: 5.577
xyY
x: 0.452, y: 0.479, Y: 38.918
CIELab
L: 68.692, a: -0.806, b: 71.748
CIELuv
L: 68.692, u: 29.303, v: 72.613
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.692, C: 71.752, H: 90.644
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.692, C: 78.303, H: 68.024
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.385, a: -4.032, b: 38.369
CIECAM02
J: 60.336, C: 60.626, h: 92.625, Q: 153.038, M: 53.017, s: 58.858, H: 104.976
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.765, jaune: 9.529, green: 0.466
LMS
L: 42.741, M: 40.243, S: 6.124
YCbCr
Y: 150.046, Cb: 50.681, Cr: 154.202
YCoCg
Y: 132.000, Cg: 33.000, Co: 99.000
YDbDr
Y: 156.057, Db: -234.795, Dr: -79.794
YPbPr
Y: 160.149, Pb: -86.295, Pr: 24.090
xvYCC
Y: 153.540, Cb: 52.196, Cr: 149.161
YIQ
Y: 156.057, I: 72.667, Q: -44.359
YUV
Y: 156.057, U: -76.794, V: 36.797
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.205
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Sunrise Yellow ΔE = 13.544

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