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#c9a960 Hex Color Code

#c9a960 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9a960 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9a960 is comprised of 78.82% red, 66.27% green and 37.65% blue. In the HSL color space #c9a960 has a hue of 42° (degrees), 49% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.39 nm.

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#c9a960 linear gradient to complementary #3496f5

  1. #c9a960
  2. #bea57a
  3. #b1a293
  4. #a09eac
  5. #8b9bc4
  6. #6d98dd
  7. #3496f5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a68941
  2. #b1934b
  3. #bd9e56
  4. #c9a960
  5. #d5b46a
  6. #e1bf75
  7. #edcb80

Tones

  1. #c9a960
  2. #c1a569
  3. #b9a272
  4. #b19e7b
  5. #a89b84
  6. #9e978c
  7. #949494

Tints and Shades

#c9a960 to white

  1. #c9a960
  2. #d4b77a
  3. #dec594
  4. #e7d3ae
  5. #f0e1c9
  6. #f8f0e4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#c9a960 to black

  1. #c9a960
  2. #a58b50
  3. #826d41
  4. #605132
  5. #413723
  6. #231f16
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Gold
      #c9a95f
      ΔE = 0.183 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Laser Y75-084-080
      #c6a95e
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. Apache Y77-086-077
      #d3a95c
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.35.65
      #ccaa64
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. ★ F8.35.65
      #cbad61
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  4. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Sunshine Yellow / 7887
      #c5a863
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Sunshine Yellow
      #c5a863
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Sunshine Yellow / 7887
      #c5a863
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.12.15
      #c4a85f
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. 06.12.15
      #d2aa63
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7753 U
      #c6aa5d
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. P 11-5 U
      #c7a25f
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Autumn Fern 13-25
      #c4a65f
      ΔE = 1.371 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  10. Little Greene

    1. ★ Light Buff
      #cea95b
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  11. Colorhouse

    1. ★ Beeswax .03
      #ceaa5b
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ Renovierf / Renovierfarbton Maseriert
      #ccac68
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. ★ 23S 2 / Umbra 23S 2
      #c4a458
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Russo Gold Y1-C1-3
      #cca864
      ΔE = 1.533 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ Fuzzy Duck Y2-C1-3
      #c4ac68
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-12-5 Mountain Lion
      #cba763
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  15. Taubmans

    1. ★ Oro Inca / T12 60.E9
      #c9a867
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Gold Shadow / T12 13.E11
      #caa869
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Oro Inca / P169-C5
      #c9a867
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. ★ Gold Shadow / P170-C5
      #caa869
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  17. KILZ

    1. ★ Matisse Gold / E672
      #cea860
      ΔE = 1.622 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. ★ Summer Chartreuse / F552
      #c8ad5f
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  18. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 1002 / Sand yellow
      #c6a664
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0870
      #c4a867
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  20. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Lemon Slice / 0870
      #c4a867
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  21. General Paint

    1. ★ Surreal / CL 1895A
      #cea859
      ΔE = 1.747 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Fitful / CL 1865D
      #d0aa67
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / 3334 B
      #c2a660
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Glorious Gold / PPG1107-6
      #cba956
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Jockey's Silks 6190-3
      #d3aa65
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  24. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Desert Sand
      #c2a863
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Santome Cream
      #cbb06b
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 9-b5
      #c4ab65
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 9-a5
      #c4a751
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Prickly Pear 45YY 49/375
      #cbae68
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. ★ Bellingrath Castle 40YY 44/352
      #caa766
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7265-53 Lively
      #cbaa6a
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. 7272-64 Prickly Pear
      #c6ab55
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  28. Ford

    1. ★ Gold Fire
      #cfa959
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. Haiti Beige
      #c2aa6e
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  29. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gold
      #cfa959
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. ★ Tampa Beige
      #ceaa68
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  30. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 4-056 - Mustard
      #c3a658
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. BS 4800 10 C 35 - Wheat / Golden bronze / Savannah
      #c0a966
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Lariat Tan
      #caa954
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Mark Twain House Gold
      #c4ac5c
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  32. Glidden

    1. ★ Fool'S Gold / 20YY 39/419
      #cea65d
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. King'S Ransom Gold / 30YY 42/337
      #caad72
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  33. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4107
      #c1a865
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. 4066
      #d3ab68
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  34. Sico

    1. ★ 6107-53 Gecko Green
      #cca766
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 6101-64 Prickly Pear
      #c6ab55
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  35. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sunshine Yellow / KM3494-3
      #c7ab6d
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  36. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6166 - Flickering Gold
      #c6a668
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. DE 5438 - Filtered Rays
      #d0b064
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  37. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Flickering Gold / 1411
      #c6a668
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Caribou Herd / 1520
      #cda563
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Antiquity - 6402
      #c2a462
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  39. Crown Paint

    1. Mean Mustard
      #cfad5a
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  40. Tollens

    1. T2164-3
      #cca561
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  41. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Garden Element / 7838
      #c2ab61
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Sunshine Yellow / 7887
      #caa76c
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
  42. AMC

    1. Autumn Gold
      #cba96c
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  43. Benjamin Moore

    1. Citrine / AF-370
      #c9ac6f
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Hollywood Gold / 279
      #cbac56
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  44. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 3043D Woven Slats
      #c7a751
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  45. Behr

    1. Blossom EIC-50
      #cea766
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. 350D-5 French Pale Gold
      #cfa45a
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  46. Levis

    1. Full Mustard
      #ccaa52
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  47. Duron

    1. Different Gold
      #d3ad5c
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Peristyle Brass
      #c2a569
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  48. Ralph Lauren

    1. Queen Yellow / RLVM241
      #cda86a
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  49. Nippon Paint

    1. Backpackers Lodge / NP BGG 1700 D
      #c0a361
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. Woven Slats / NP BGG 1695 D
      #c4ab57
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  50. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-12-6 English Mustard
      #cda551
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  51. Wattyl

    1. Oracle Bone / B24W
      #c4ad5d
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  52. New Look

    1. Samba Whistle / A02-08
      #c4ad5d
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  53. Peintures MF

    1. Rossignol
      #c8ac72
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 43.0%

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#c9a960 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9a960 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #c9a960">…</p>

#c9a960 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #c9a960">…</p>

#c9a960 shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9a960">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13216096
Binary
11001001, 10101001, 01100000
Hexadecimal
#c9a960
LRV
≈ 41.6%
Closest short hex
#ca6 ΔE = 1.332
RGB
rgb(201, 169, 96)
RGBA
rgba(201, 169, 96, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.431, g: 0.363, b: 0.206
RYB
red: 55.697%, yellow: 78.824%, blue: 37.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3561120 / 0xffc9a960
HSL
hsl(42, 49%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(42, 49%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 42° (41.714), saturation: 52% (0.522), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 41.714, saturation: 52.239%, perceived brightness: 67.806%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 63.225, S: 68.588, L: 70.622
Cubehelix
H: 39.784, S: 0.713, L: 0.669
TSL
T: 2.261, S: 0.137, L: 0.668
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.159), yellow: 52% (0.522), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 62% (0.624)
XYZ
X: 40.388, Y: 41.640, Z: 16.974
xyY
x: 0.408, y: 0.421, Y: 41.640
CIELab
L: 70.622, a: 2.532, b: 41.709
CIELuv
L: 70.622, u: 25.542, v: 50.621
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.622, C: 41.786, H: 86.526
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.622, C: 56.700, H: 63.225
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.529, a: -1.204, b: 29.574
CIECAM02
J: 62.722, C: 34.690, h: 83.437, Q: 156.034, M: 30.336, s: 44.093, H: 89.406
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.894, jaune: 6.108, green: -0.433
LMS
L: 44.729, M: 42.370, S: 17.380
YCbCr
Y: 162.241, Cb: 91.217, Cr: 147.231
YCgCo
Y: 158.750, Cg: 10.250, Co: 76.500
YDbDr
Y: 170.246, Db: -111.709, Dr: -58.497
YPbPr
Y: 170.560, Pb: -40.180, Pr: 19.358
xvYCC
Y: 162.481, Cb: 92.705, Cr: 145.005
YIQ
Y: 170.246, I: 42.515, Q: -15.946
YUV
Y: 170.246, U: -36.534, V: 26.981
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 7/6 ΔE = 0.822
Brand Color
TYPO3 ΔE = 14.324

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