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#c9b23b Hex Color Code

#c9b23b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9b23b is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9b23b is comprised of 78.82% red, 69.8% green and 23.14% blue. In the HSL color space #c9b23b has a hue of 50° (degrees), 57% saturation and 51% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 574.42 nm.

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#c9b23b linear gradient to complementary #0597ff

  1. #c9b23b
  2. #bfad62
  3. #b3a783
  4. #a3a3a2
  5. #8c9ec1
  6. #699ae0
  7. #0597ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a49013
  2. #b09b22
  3. #bda72f
  4. #c9b23b
  5. #d5bd47
  6. #e2c952
  7. #efd55e

Tones

  1. #c9b23b
  2. #bfaa4b
  3. #b4a158
  4. #a89963
  5. #9c916e
  6. #908a78
  7. #828282

Tints and Shades

#c9b23b to white

  1. #c9b23b
  2. #d5be5e
  3. #dfcb7f
  4. #e9d79e
  5. #f1e4be
  6. #f9f2de
  7. #ffffff

#c9b23b to black

  1. #c9b23b
  2. #a59233
  3. #82732b
  4. #605523
  5. #41391a
  6. #242011
  7. #000000

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      #c8b040
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  2. Tamiya

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      #c6b141
      ΔE = 1.003 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ 60YY 47/608
      #cdb43e
      ΔE = 1.012 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 2060-G90Y
      #c9af3b
      ΔE = 1.144 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2060-G80Y
      #c3b03b
      ΔE = 1.414 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Olive Fizz / T08 39-4
      #ccb133
      ΔE = 1.168 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Froggy Green / T12 59.G4
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      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

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      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
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      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
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      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 5-7 C
      #cbb431
      ΔE = 1.348 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. 7752 CP
      #d4b640
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  9. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 1012 / Lemon yellow
      #c7b446
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  10. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Hep Green - 6704
      #c4b146
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
    2. Humorous Green - 6918
      #c6b836
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
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      #c4b345
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
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    1. ★ Lemon Yellow
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      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
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      #c8ae2a
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
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      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
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    1. ★ DE 5474 - Pesto
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. ★ DE 5467 - Yellow Stone
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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    1. ★ Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
    2. ★ Yellow Stone / 1545
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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    1. ★ Model Master 28103
      #ccb52b
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
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      #c6ac31
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Yellow
      #cead32
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
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      #cdb44d
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
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      #ceb02a
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
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      #ceb02a
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
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      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
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      #c3b537
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. ★ 4102
      #c0b236
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2040-G80Y
      #c7b748
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. S 2040-G90Y
      #d4b448
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
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      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
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      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
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      #cfb128
      ΔE = 2.324 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
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      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
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      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
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      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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#c9b23b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9b23b foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #c9b23b">…</p>

#c9b23b background

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #c9b23b">…</p>

#c9b23b shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9b23b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13218363
Binary
11001001, 10110010, 00111011
Hexadecimal
#c9b23b
LRV
≈ 44.6%
Closest short hex
#cb4 ΔE = 3.131
RGB
rgb(201, 178, 59)
RGBA
rgba(201, 178, 59, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.459, g: 0.406, b: 0.135
RYB
red: 0.339%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.231%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3558853 / 0xffc9b23b
HSL
hsl(50, 57%, 51%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 57%, 51%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (50.282), saturation: 71% (0.706), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 50.282, saturation: 70.647%, perceived brightness: 69.130%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 72.970, S: 88.643, L: 72.612
Cubehelix
H: 48.525, S: 1.041, L: 0.674
TSL
T: 1.890, S: 0.195, L: 0.672
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 71% (0.706), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 30% (0.302), yellow: 77% (0.769)
XYZ
X: 40.799, Y: 44.576, Z: 10.592
xyY
x: 0.425, y: 0.464, Y: 44.576
CIELab
L: 72.612, a: -4.774, b: 60.798
CIELuv
L: 72.612, u: 21.083, v: 68.829
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.612, C: 60.985, H: 94.490
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.612, C: 71.986, H: 72.970
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.765, a: -7.761, b: 37.330
CIECAM02
J: 64.790, C: 51.078, h: 94.921, Q: 158.586, M: 44.667, s: 53.072, H: 109.207
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.808, jaune: 8.531, green: 0.888
LMS
L: 47.327, M: 47.026, S: 11.145
YCbCr
Y: 163.151, Cb: 72.355, Cr: 146.546
YCgCo
Y: 154.000, Cg: 24.000, Co: 85.750
YDbDr
Y: 171.311, Db: -168.977, Dr: -56.482
YPbPr
Y: 174.331, Pb: -62.145, Pr: 16.974
xvYCC
Y: 165.720, Cb: 73.410, Cr: 142.910
YIQ
Y: 171.311, I: 51.932, Q: -32.162
YUV
Y: 171.311, U: -55.266, V: 26.046
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 7/8 ΔE = 2.211
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 11.972

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