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#c9a300 Hex Color Code

#c9a300 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9a300 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9a300 is comprised of 78.82% red, 63.92% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c9a300 has a hue of 49° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.75 nm.

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#c9a300 linear gradient to complementary #008ac9

  1. #c9a300
  2. #bc9e3d
  3. #ac9a5d
  4. #999579
  5. #829194
  6. #5f8daf
  7. #008ac9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a58400
  2. #b18e00
  3. #bd9900
  4. #c9a300
  5. #d5ae18
  6. #e1b828
  7. #edc335

Tones

  1. #c9a300
  2. #ba9827
  3. #aa8d39
  4. #9a8346
  5. #897951
  6. #786f5c
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#c9a300 to White

  1. #c9a300
  2. #d6b141
  3. #e1c069
  4. #ebcf8e
  5. #f4dfb4
  6. #faefd9
  7. #ffffff

#c9a300 to Black

  1. #c9a300
  2. #a5860d
  3. #826a12
  4. #614f13
  5. #413511
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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#c9a300 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9a300 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #c9a300">…</p>

#c9a300 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #c9a300">…</p>

#c9a300 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9a300">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13214464
Binary
11001001, 10100011, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c9a300
Closest short hex
#ca1 ΔE = 2.394
RGB
rgb(201, 163, 0)
RGBA
rgba(201, 163, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.552, g: 0.448, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 18.376%, yellow: 78.824%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3562752 / 0xffc9a300
HSL
hsl(49, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 100%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (48.657), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 48.657, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 65.240
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 65.279, S: 99.979, L: 68.471
Cubehelix
H: 46.961, S: 1.346, L: 0.614
TSL
T: 1.960, S: 0.331, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 19 (0.189), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 21 (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21 (0.212), magenta: 36 (0.361), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 37.187, Y: 38.614, Z: 5.495
xyY
x: 0.457, y: 0.475, Y: 38.614
CIELab
L: 68.471, a: 1.597, b: 71.732
CIELuv
L: 68.471, u: 33.105, v: 71.906
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.471, C: 71.750, H: 88.724
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.471, C: 79.160, H: 65.279
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.140, a: -1.925, b: 38.256
CIECAM02
J: 60.197, C: 60.376, h: 90.465, Q: 152.861, M: 52.798, s: 58.770, H: 100.892
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.768, jaune: 9.513, green: 0.100
LMS
L: 42.947, M: 39.417, S: 6.040
YCbCr
Y: 149.809, Cb: 50.819, Cr: 156.255
YCgCo
Y: 131.750, Cg: 31.250, Co: 100.500
YDbDr
Y: 155.780, Db: -234.379, Dr: -86.025
YPbPr
Y: 159.358, Pb: -85.870, Pr: 26.498
xvYCC
Y: 152.860, Cb: 52.569, Cr: 151.277
YIQ
Y: 155.780, I: 75.003, Q: -42.680
YUV
Y: 155.780, U: -76.657, V: 39.672
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/10 ΔE = 1.755
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 15.366

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