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#c9a97a Hex Color Code

#c9a97a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9a97a is a medium light shade of brown. In the RGB color model #c9a97a is comprised of 78.82% red, 66.27% green and 47.84% blue. In the HSL color space #c9a97a has a hue of 36° (degrees), 42% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.35 nm.

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#c9a97a linear gradient to complementary #68a5db

  1. #c9a97a
  2. #bfa88b
  3. #b3a79b
  4. #a5a7ab
  5. #95a6bb
  6. #82a5cb
  7. #68a5db

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a6885b
  2. #b29365
  3. #bd9e6f
  4. #c9a97a
  5. #d5b485
  6. #e1bf8f
  7. #edcb9a

Tones

  1. #c9a97a
  2. #c3a881
  3. #bda788
  4. #b7a58e
  5. #b0a495
  6. #a9a39b
  7. #a2a2a2

Tints and Shades

#c9a97a to white

  1. #c9a97a
  2. #d3b78f
  3. #dcc5a5
  4. #e6d3bb
  5. #efe2d1
  6. #f7f0e8
  7. #ffffff

#c9a97a to black

  1. #c9a97a
  2. #a48b65
  3. #816d50
  4. #60513d
  5. #40372a
  6. #231f19
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.756 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
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      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
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    1. ★ 09.11.15
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      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
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      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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    1. ★ Balsam Brown
      #cca978
      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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    1. ★ Balsam Brown / 8520
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      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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      ΔE = 0.890 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
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      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
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      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
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      ΔE = 1.221 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. P 25-9 U
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      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
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    1. ★ F2.25.65
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      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
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      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
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    1. ★ Cream / N6491
      #caac81
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
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      ΔE = 1.478 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Havanna 4
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      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0246
      #cba677
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. 0267
      #c1a780
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  16. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Wheat / L28
      #c7ab81
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Classic Suede / I5
      #c6af81
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Buckskin
      #cfab79
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. ★ Bahama Sand
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      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
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    1. ★ Mojave Beige
      #c8a87f
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Golden Needles
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      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Medallion / 1362
      #c3a679
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Warm Butterscotch / 1587
      #d0b082
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 729 - Beignet
      #c3a679
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. ★ Natural Wood
      #caa472
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Golden Rice 30YY 47/236
      #caad82
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Hemp Gold 30YY 43/264
      #c2a374
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  23. Behr

    1. ★ 310F-4 Rye
      #cea974
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. ★ DP-502 Moon Tan
      #c8a374
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Churchill Hotel Bronze
      #c9a771
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. La Fonda Boulder
      #cfb185
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  25. Panther

    1. ★ Benvit / GL70
      #c8ac83
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  26. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ Y54 Oatmeal
      #caae81
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Acorn
      #c2a676
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ Mushroom
      #cbaa83
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Vintage Gold - 9024
      #cba576
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Restrained Gold - 6129
      #d2b084
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  29. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 710 Gold 4
      #cba576
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Antiquity / ATC-25
      #c2a97c
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Suede Jacket / ATC-19
      #c9ad75
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  31. Dulux

    1. ★ 20YY 41/264
      #c6a57c
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. 30YY 46/304
      #d0af7b
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  32. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1059
      #ccad84
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  33. Taubmans

    1. ★ Hakea / T109-5
      #c8ae7f
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. ★ Amberwood Grove / T12 16.E11
      #c5a57d
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
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    1. ★ Beach Coast Buff / H122
      #caab84
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Season Finale / 0267
      #c1a780
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  35. Bristol

    1. ★ Amberwood / P192-N4
      #c5a57d
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Golden Straw / P191-N5
      #c8a270
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  36. Dongfeng Citroen

    1. ★ Beige Taxi Rfa / ECC
      #d1a976
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Applesauce Cake 316-5
      #c3a377
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. Antiquity Atc-25
      #c2a379
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  38. AMC

    1. ★ Cinnamon
      #cda67a
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  39. Chrysler

    1. ★ Cinnamon
      #cda67a
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Fawn Beige
      #cea678
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  40. Ford

    1. Tan
      #c3a67f
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Tucson Tan
      #c9a46c
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  41. Sto

    1. 31421
      #cdad76
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
    2. 32120
      #c7a278
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  42. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Balsam Brown / 8520
      #d0aa7f
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Hapy Camber / 8504
      #c1a880
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  43. Earthpaint

    1. 4-11-4 Feather Gold
      #c6ad84
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  44. Benjamin Moore

    1. Acorn Yellow / 2161-40
      #cea980
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. Roxbury Caramel / HC-42
      #cba479
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Fragrant Ginger
      #c0a87c
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  46. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4042T Sapling
      #c4aa84
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  47. Iveco

    1. Avorio Carrara / 425
      #c9a86f
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  48. Rodda Paint

    1. Coastal Sand H122
      #c6a883
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  49. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 3020-Y20R
      #c0a57c
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 3020-Y10R
      #c1ab81
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  50. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Sigmarite
      #caad76
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  51. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 08 C 35 - Fudge / Butterscotch / Bamboo
      #cfa672
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  52. Crown Diamond

    1. 7261-42 Verbena Herbal Tea
      #ceaf85
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. 7260-42 Pyramid
      #ccae87
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  53. Resene

    1. Canterbury Clay BR78-045-078
      #c6ae83
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  54. Opulence

    1. Pure Gold
      #d3ad7e
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  55. Krylon

    1. Khaki
      #c5aa85
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  56. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Chipmunk Stripe 9-22
      #c6a276
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  57. Sico

    1. 6108-53 Rag Paper
      #caa66d
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. 6194-42 Gobi Dunes
      #c6a884
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  58. Levis

    1. Kleibruin
      #d2af82
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  59. Mylands of London

    1. Satinwood
      #cba370
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  60. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 33448
      #c3ac84
      ΔE = 2.742 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
    2. Federal Standard 20400
      #d1a779
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  61. Tikkurila

    1. 4954
      #c2a270
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 2662 / Pellervo
      #c2a174
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  62. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-8-4 Organza
      #cfa575
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  63. Jedynka

    1. Tejeskávé
      #d1a97e
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  64. Tollens

    1. T2165-4
      #c9a76d
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2162-1
      #bfa378
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  65. Liebherr

    1. Beige / CM426B3
      #c1a57f
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  66. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Tea Bath F27
      #c1aa83
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  67. Coronado Paint

    1. 7888 - Star Fire
      #d0ad74
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  68. Peintures MF

    1. Ruche
      #cdab70
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 43.3%

#c9a97a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9a97a foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #c9a97a">…</p>

#c9a97a background

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="background-color: #c9a97a">…</p>

#c9a97a 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 #c9a97a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13216122
Binary
11001001, 10101001, 01111010
Hexadecimal
#c9a97a
LRV
≈ 42.2%
Closest short hex
#ca7 ΔE = 1.083
RGB
rgb(201, 169, 122)
RGBA
rgba(201, 169, 122, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.409, g: 0.343, b: 0.248
RYB
red: 0.689%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.478%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3561094 / 0xffc9a97a
HSL
hsl(36, 42%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(36, 42%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 36° (35.696), saturation: 39% (0.393), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 35.696, saturation: 39.303%, perceived brightness: 68.534%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 56.990, S: 49.981, L: 71.009
Cubehelix
H: 32.983, S: 0.527, L: 0.680
TSL
T: 2.506, S: 0.102, L: 0.679
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.159), yellow: 39% (0.393), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 52% (0.522)
XYZ
X: 41.789, Y: 42.200, Z: 24.353
xyY
x: 0.386, y: 0.390, Y: 42.200
CIELab
L: 71.009, a: 5.162, b: 28.613
CIELuv
L: 71.009, u: 23.702, v: 36.483
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.009, C: 29.075, H: 79.774
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.009, C: 43.506, H: 56.990
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.962, a: 1.144, b: 23.247
CIECAM02
J: 63.214, C: 24.532, h: 74.318, Q: 156.645, M: 21.452, s: 37.007, H: 75.142
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.957, jaune: 4.244, green: -0.910
LMS
L: 44.798, M: 42.381, S: 24.648
YCbCr
Y: 164.789, Cb: 102.631, Cr: 145.385
YCgCo
Y: 165.250, Cg: 3.750, Co: 70.000
YDbDr
Y: 173.210, Db: -77.051, Dr: -52.855
YPbPr
Y: 172.432, Pb: -27.180, Pr: 18.162
xvYCC
Y: 164.089, Cb: 104.124, Cr: 143.954
YIQ
Y: 173.210, I: 34.162, Q: -7.857
YUV
Y: 173.210, U: -25.198, V: 24.380
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 7/4 ΔE = 2.013
Brand Color
TYPO3 ΔE = 13.568

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