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#c9a600 Hex Color Code

#c9a600 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9a600 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9a600 is comprised of 78.82% red, 65.1% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c9a600 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576.19 nm.

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#c9a600 linear gradient to complementary #008cc9

  1. #c9a600
  2. #bba13d
  3. #ac9c5e
  4. #99987a
  5. #829395
  6. #5f90af
  7. #008cc9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a58600
  2. #b19100
  3. #bd9b00
  4. #c9a600
  5. #d5b119
  6. #e1bc28
  7. #eec736

Tones

  1. #c9a600
  2. #ba9b27
  3. #aa8f39
  4. #9a8446
  5. #897a52
  6. #786f5c
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#c9a600 to White

  1. #c9a600
  2. #d6b442
  3. #e1c26a
  4. #ebd18f
  5. #f3e0b4
  6. #faefd9
  7. #ffffff

#c9a600 to Black

  1. #c9a600
  2. #a5880e
  3. #826b13
  4. #615013
  5. #413612
  6. #241e0c
  7. #000000

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#c9a600 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9a600 foreground

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="color: #c9a600">…</p>

#c9a600 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #c9a600">…</p>

#c9a600 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9a600">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13215232
Binary
11001001, 10100110, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c9a600
Closest short hex
#ca0 ΔE = 1.411
RGB
rgb(201, 166, 0)
RGBA
rgba(201, 166, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.548, g: 0.452, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 16.619%, yellow: 78.824%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3561984 / 0xffc9a600
HSL
hsl(50, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 100%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (49.552), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 49.552, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 65.919
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 67.101, S: 99.979, L: 69.250
Cubehelix
H: 47.828, S: 1.366, L: 0.621
TSL
T: 1.921, S: 0.329, L: 0.618
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 17 (0.174), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 21 (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21 (0.212), magenta: 35 (0.349), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 37.726, Y: 39.692, Z: 5.674
xyY
x: 0.454, y: 0.478, Y: 39.692
CIELab
L: 69.250, a: -0.001, b: 72.278
CIELuv
L: 69.250, u: 30.853, v: 73.043
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.250, C: 72.278, H: 90.001
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.250, C: 79.292, H: 67.101
Hunter-Lab
L: 63.002, a: -3.366, b: 38.761
CIECAM02
J: 61.031, C: 60.905, h: 91.907, Q: 153.916, M: 53.261, s: 58.825, H: 103.629
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.766, jaune: 9.595, green: 0.347
LMS
L: 43.776, M: 40.868, S: 6.233
YCbCr
Y: 151.321, Cb: 49.946, Cr: 155.151
YCgCo
Y: 133.250, Cg: 32.750, Co: 100.500
YDbDr
Y: 157.541, Db: -237.028, Dr: -82.677
YPbPr
Y: 161.503, Pb: -87.025, Pr: 25.136
xvYCC
Y: 154.703, Cb: 51.555, Cr: 150.080
YIQ
Y: 157.541, I: 74.180, Q: -44.247
YUV
Y: 157.541, U: -77.524, V: 38.127
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/12 ΔE = 0.695
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 14.514

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