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#c9b600 Hex Color Code

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#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 / #fff

#c9b600 to black

  1. #c9b600
  2. #a5950f
  3. #827514
  4. #615715
  5. #413a13
  6. #24200d
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cream
      #cab41c
      ΔE = 1.283 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  2. Ski-Doo

    1. ★ Dayglow Yellow / B336
      #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
      #bfb80a
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  6. Brillux

    1. ★ 96.21.15
      #cbb219
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Miss Marigold / KM3440-5
      #c7ba1f
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Cancun Gold / AC204-5
      #cdb82e
      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%
  10. Scib Paints

    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. Sikkens

    1. ★ G4.60.70
      #cebc06
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. G4.50.70
      #cbbb33
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  14. Duron

    1. ★ Citronella
      #cebc10
      ΔE = 2.094 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3647 Bali Bamboo 70YY 51/669
      #c9b92e
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Hot Pepper 72YY 47/743
      #beb413
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  16. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Street Market
      #d0b30b
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  17. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Have No Fear / 70YY 48/700
      #ccbc22
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Hot Pepper / 72YY 47/743
      #c2ba0b
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ 70YY 48/700
      #ccbb2a
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 72YY 47/743
      #c2b91b
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Campus Green / NP BGG 1729 A
      #c2b324
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  21. Tollens

    1. Citronnelle | EE129
      #cbb632
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Serpentine 16-13
      #d1b92b
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  24. Bristol

    1. Froggy Green / P173-C7
      #d1b425
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Froggy Green / T12 59.G4
      #d1b425
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  26. Focoltone

    1. 1146
      #beb700
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  27. Resene

    1. Tweet G75-163-092
      #d4bc00
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Yellow Stone / 1545
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  29. California Paints

    1. DE 5467 - Yellow Stone
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  30. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Humorous Green - 6918
      #c6b836
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Miss Marigold / 7829
      #d1b42a
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  32. Clark+Kensington

    1. Green Plantain / 22D-5
      #d3b31a
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 46.2%

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#c9b600 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9b600 foreground

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

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

#c9b600 background

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #c9b600">…</p>

#c9b600 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<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: 8.229%, yellow: 78.824%, 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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