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#c9b600 Hex Color Code

#c9b600 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9b600 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9b600 is comprised of 78.82% red, 71.37% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c9b600 has a hue of 54° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.41 nm.

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#c9b600 linear gradient to complementary #0091c9

  1. #c9b600
  2. #bbaf40
  3. #aba960
  4. #98a27c
  5. #809c96
  6. #5e96b0
  7. #0091c9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a39400
  2. #b09f00
  3. #bcaa00
  4. #c9b600
  5. #d6c21b
  6. #e3cd2c
  7. #f0d93b

Tones

  1. #c9b600
  2. #b9a829
  3. #aa9a3b
  4. #9a8c48
  5. #897f53
  6. #78725d
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#c9b600 to white

  1. #c9b600
  2. #d5c245
  3. #e1cd6c
  4. #ebd991
  5. #f3e6b6
  6. #faf2da
  7. #ffffff

#c9b600 to black

  1. #c9b600
  2. #a5950f
  3. #827514
  4. #615715
  5. #413a13
  6. #24200d
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
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      #cfb900
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 12-b5
      #c8b824
      ΔE = 1.524 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ 13-b5
      #c2b626
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Chartreuse / 2024-10
      #c2b501
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. ★ Eve Green / 2024-20
      #cdbc0f
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 612
      #c2b50d
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 397
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      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 96.21.15
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      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Miss Marigold / KM3440-5
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      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
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      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  8. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10216
      #c7bb00
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. CF10194
      #d4b600
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  9. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28103
      #ccb52b
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
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    1. ★ Miss marigold / 7829
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Miss marigold / 7829
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Miss Marigold
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.047 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  13. Duron

    1. ★ Citronella
      #cebc10
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
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    1. ★ 3647 Bali Bamboo 70YY 51/669
      #c9b92e
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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      #beb413
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
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      #d0b30b
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
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      #ccbc22
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
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      #c2ba0b
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
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    1. ★ 70YY 48/700
      #ccbb2a
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 72YY 47/743
      #c2b91b
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
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    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
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      #c2b324
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
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      #cbb632
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
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      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
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      #d1b92b
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
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      #d1b425
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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    1. Froggy Green / T12 59.G4
      #d1b425
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
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      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
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    1. Tweet G75-163-092
      #d4bc00
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
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    1. Yellow Stone / 1545
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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    1. DE 5467 - Yellow Stone
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
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    1. Humorous Green - 6918
      #c6b836
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
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    1. Miss Marigold / 7829
      #d1b42a
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
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    1. G4.60.70
      #d1be05
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 50.4%

#c9b600 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9b600 foreground

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="color: #c9b600">…</p>

#c9b600 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #c9b600">…</p>

#c9b600 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9b600">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13219328
Binary
11001001, 10110110, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c9b600
LRV
≈ 45.9%
Closest short hex
#cb0 ΔE = 1.708
RGB
rgb(201, 182, 0)
RGBA
rgba(201, 182, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.525, g: 0.475, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.082%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3557888 / 0xffc9b600
HSL
hsl(54, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(54, 100%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 54° (54.328), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 54.328, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 69.627%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 76.347, S: 99.979, L: 73.465
Cubehelix
H: 52.224, S: 1.494, L: 0.658
TSL
T: 1.716, S: 0.320, L: 0.655
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.095), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 40.818, Y: 45.875, Z: 6.705
xyY
x: 0.437, y: 0.491, Y: 45.875
CIELab
L: 73.465, a: -8.394, b: 75.271
CIELuv
L: 73.465, u: 19.221, v: 79.132
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.465, C: 75.738, H: 96.363
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.465, C: 81.433, H: 76.347
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.731, a: -10.959, b: 41.543
CIECAM02
J: 65.635, C: 64.398, h: 98.920, Q: 159.617, M: 56.315, s: 59.398, H: 116.322
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.752, jaune: 10.034, green: 1.614
LMS
L: 48.530, M: 49.195, S: 7.340
YCbCr
Y: 159.385, Cb: 45.290, Cr: 149.263
YCgCo
Y: 141.250, Cg: 40.750, Co: 100.500
YDbDr
Y: 166.933, Db: -251.156, Dr: -64.821
YPbPr
Y: 172.943, Pb: -93.185, Pr: 17.872
xvYCC
Y: 164.528, Cb: 46.143, Cr: 143.699
YIQ
Y: 166.933, I: 69.788, Q: -52.609
YUV
Y: 166.933, U: -82.146, V: 29.887
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/10 ΔE = 2.617
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 10.620

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