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#c6a801 Hex Color Code

#c6a801 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c6a801 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c6a801 is comprised of 77.65% red, 65.88% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #c6a801 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 99% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.36 nm.

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#c6a801 linear gradient to complementary #0089c7

  1. #c6a801
  2. #b9a23e
  3. #a99d5e
  4. #979779
  5. #7f9294
  6. #5e8dad
  7. #0089c7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a28800
  2. #ae9300
  3. #ba9d00
  4. #c6a801
  5. #d2b319
  6. #debe29
  7. #ebc936

Tones

  1. #c6a801
  2. #b79c27
  3. #a89039
  4. #988546
  5. #887a51
  6. #776f5b
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#c6a801 to White

  1. #c6a801
  2. #d3b642
  3. #dfc46a
  4. #e9d28f
  5. #f2e1b4
  6. #f9f0d9
  7. #ffffff

#c6a801 to Black

  1. #c6a801
  2. #a28a0e
  3. #806d13
  4. #605114
  5. #413712
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Chartreuse Charm
      #c4a91b
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ 60YY 39/654
      #c2a92c
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Citronella - 6915
      #cba901
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Crispy Gold
      #caa60a
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Funk G76-153-091
      #c6aa24
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Shasta / 60YY 39/654
      #c5ab24
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 103
      #c4ad0f
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2070-G80Y
      #bfa51d
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2070-G90Y
      #c6a41f
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7829 - Miss Marigold
      #ceac19
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Pumpkin Squash
      #caac28
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
    2. Raffia
      #c0a423
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS267
      #cfa700
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  11. Brillux

    1. 03.15.18
      #cda50a
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 96.18.15
      #c9ab2f
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 1165
      #d0ac00
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. 2246
      #beac00
      ΔE = 2.737 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  13. Alcro

    1. Passion
      #bca400
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. Mustard Field / AC203-5
      #c8ae2a
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  15. GM / General Motors

    1. Cream
      #c6a21c
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Yellow
      #c7a732
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a6
      #baa400
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 11-a5
      #c8b000
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  17. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4583
      #c1a52e
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  18. General Paint

    1. Tectonic / CLV 1127N
      #cba72e
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  19. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2050-G90Y
      #caaa34
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  20. Color Truck System

    1. 1*014 / 1*014
      #c7a936
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  21. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Armageddon Dust
      #d3a907
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 42.2%

#c6a801 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c6a801 foreground

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #c6a801">…</p>

#c6a801 background

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #c6a801">…</p>

#c6a801 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c6a801">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13019137
Binary
11000110, 10101000, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#c6a801
LRV
≈ 40.0%
Closest short hex
#ca0 ΔE = 1.375
RGB
rgb(198, 168, 1)
RGBA
rgba(198, 168, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.540, g: 0.458, b: 0.003
RYB
red: 0.143%, yellow: 0.776%, blue: 0.004%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3758079 / 0xffc6a801
HSL
hsl(51, 99%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 99%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (50.863), saturation: 99% (0.995), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 50.863, saturation: 99.495%, perceived brightness: 65.959%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 69.824, S: 99.890, L: 69.481
Cubehelix
H: 49.074, S: 1.357, L: 0.622
TSL
T: 1.864, S: 0.323, L: 0.619
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 15% (0.152), yellow: 99% (0.995), key: 22% (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 22% (0.224), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 37.299, Y: 40.015, Z: 5.788
xyY
x: 0.449, y: 0.482, Y: 40.015
CIELab
L: 69.481, a: -2.387, b: 72.180
CIELuv
L: 69.481, u: 27.077, v: 73.690
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.481, C: 72.220, H: 91.894
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.481, C: 78.507, H: 69.824
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.258, a: -5.451, b: 38.856
CIECAM02
J: 61.183, C: 61.113, h: 94.003, Q: 154.109, M: 53.442, s: 58.888, H: 107.529
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.763, jaune: 9.600, green: 0.706
LMS
L: 43.583, M: 41.718, S: 6.348
YCbCr
Y: 151.656, Cb: 50.247, Cr: 153.027
YCgCo
Y: 133.750, Cg: 34.250, Co: 98.750
YDbDr
Y: 157.932, Db: -236.111, Dr: -76.229
YPbPr
Y: 162.366, Pb: -86.950, Pr: 22.682
xvYCC
Y: 155.444, Cb: 51.620, Cr: 147.925
YIQ
Y: 157.932, I: 71.522, Q: -45.616
YUV
Y: 157.932, U: -77.224, V: 35.152
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 0.944
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 14.257

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