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#c9a500 Hex Color Code

#c9a500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9a500 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9a500 is comprised of 78.82% red, 64.71% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c9a500 has a hue of 49° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.38 nm.

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#c9a500 linear gradient to complementary #008bc9

  1. #c9a500
  2. #bca03d
  3. #ac9b5e
  4. #99977a
  5. #829294
  6. #5f8faf
  7. #008bc9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a58600
  2. #b19000
  3. #bd9a00
  4. #c9a500
  5. #d5b018
  6. #e1bb28
  7. #eec635

Tones

  1. #c9a500
  2. #ba9a27
  3. #aa8f39
  4. #9a8446
  5. #897952
  6. #786f5c
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#c9a500 to White

  1. #c9a500
  2. #d6b342
  3. #e1c269
  4. #ebd18f
  5. #f3e0b4
  6. #faefd9
  7. #ffffff

#c9a500 to Black

  1. #c9a500
  2. #a5870d
  3. #826b12
  4. #615013
  5. #413612
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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#c9a500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9a500 foreground

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

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #c9a500">…</p>

#c9a500 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #c9a500">…</p>

#c9a500 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 #c9a500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13214976
Binary
11001001, 10100101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c9a500
Closest short hex
#ca1 ΔE = 1.726
RGB
rgb(201, 165, 0)
RGBA
rgba(201, 165, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.549, g: 0.451, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 17.198%, yellow: 78.824%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3562240 / 0xffc9a500
HSL
hsl(49, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 100%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (49.254), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 49.254, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 65.692
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 66.496, S: 99.979, L: 68.990
Cubehelix
H: 47.541, S: 1.360, L: 0.618
TSL
T: 1.934, S: 0.330, L: 0.616
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 18 (0.179), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 21 (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21 (0.212), magenta: 35 (0.353), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 37.545, Y: 39.330, Z: 5.614
xyY
x: 0.455, y: 0.477, Y: 39.330
CIELab
L: 68.990, a: 0.531, b: 72.095
CIELuv
L: 68.990, u: 31.601, v: 72.664
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.990, C: 72.097, H: 89.578
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.990, C: 79.238, H: 66.496
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.714, a: -2.886, b: 38.592
CIECAM02
J: 60.752, C: 60.724, h: 91.430, Q: 153.564, M: 53.102, s: 58.805, H: 102.729
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.767, jaune: 9.568, green: 0.265
LMS
L: 43.497, M: 40.381, S: 6.168
YCbCr
Y: 150.817, Cb: 50.237, Cr: 155.519
YCgCo
Y: 132.750, Cg: 32.250, Co: 100.500
YDbDr
Y: 156.954, Db: -236.145, Dr: -83.793
YPbPr
Y: 160.788, Pb: -86.640, Pr: 25.590
xvYCC
Y: 154.089, Cb: 51.893, Cr: 150.479
YIQ
Y: 156.954, I: 74.454, Q: -43.725
YUV
Y: 156.954, U: -77.235, V: 38.642
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 1.049
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 14.795

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