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#c9b72e Hex Color Code

#c9b72e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9b72e is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9b72e is comprised of 78.82% red, 71.76% green and 18.04% blue. In the HSL color space #c9b72e has a hue of 53° (degrees), 63% saturation and 48% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.4 nm.

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#c9b72e linear gradient to complementary #0096f7

  1. #c9b72e
  2. #bfb159
  3. #b2aa7b
  4. #a2a59b
  5. #8b9fba
  6. #689ad8
  7. #0096f7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a39500
  2. #b0a00d
  3. #bcab20
  4. #c9b72e
  5. #d6c33b
  6. #e3cf47
  7. #f0db53

Tones

  1. #c9b72e
  2. #bead41
  3. #b2a350
  4. #a6995c
  5. #998f68
  6. #8b8572
  7. #7c7c7c

Tints and Shades

#c9b72e to white

  1. #c9b72e
  2. #d5c256
  3. #e0ce79
  4. #e9da9a
  5. #f2e6bc
  6. #f9f2dd
  7. #ffffff

#c9b72e to black

  1. #c9b72e
  2. #a5962a
  3. #827624
  4. #61571f
  5. #413b18
  6. #242010
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3647 Bali Bamboo 70YY 51/669
      #c9b92e
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 3645 Paris Green 70YY 49/555
      #c7b847
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  2. Tollens

    1. ★ Citronnelle | EE129
      #cbb632
      ΔE = 0.789 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Cancun Gold / AC204-5
      #cdb82e
      ΔE = 0.906 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Miss Marigold / KM3440-5
      #c7ba1f
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 12-b5
      #c8b824
      ΔE = 0.916 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ 13-b5
      #c2b626
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Humorous Green - 6918
      #c6b836
      ΔE = 1.115 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  6. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 28103
      #ccb52b
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 606 U
      #ceb829
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ P 1-16 U
      #d1bc36
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5467 - Yellow Stone
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. DE 5474 - Pesto
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Yellow Stone / 1545
      #ceb736
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Pesto / 1330
      #c1b23e
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ 70YY 48/700
      #ccbb2a
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ Indian Ivy 4
      #c3b623
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cream
      #cab41c
      ΔE = 1.595 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Yellow
      #d3b936
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  12. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4101
      #c3b537
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 4102
      #c0b236
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 14A Citron Rind
      #c6ba3a
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Twist & Shout / 60YY 47/608
      #cdb539
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Bali Bamboo / 70YY 51/669
      #cdbf30
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Fruit Slice / 24D-4
      #ccbc37
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Appletini / 24C-6
      #c9b64c
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Serpentine 16-13
      #d1b92b
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. ★ Paradise Green 16-14
      #c0b436
      ΔE = 2.276 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  17. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Lemon Yellow
      #ceb73e
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Campus Green / NP BGG 1729 A
      #c2b324
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-16-7 Oz
      #c0b521
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 2-16-6 Limelight
      #c4b345
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  20. Focoltone

    1. ★ 7026
      #c9b600
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  21. Brillux

    1. 96.21.15
      #cbb219
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  22. Ford

    1. Anniversary Gold #3
      #d3bc36
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2040-G80Y
      #c7b748
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Miss Marigold / 7829
      #d1b42a
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  25. Sikkens

    1. G4.50.70
      #cfbe3a
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  26. Taubmans

    1. Froggy Green / T12 59.G4
      #d1b425
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Olive Fizz / T08 39-4
      #ccb133
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  27. Bristol

    1. Froggy Green / P173-C7
      #d1b425
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Bamboo Leaves
      #c9b547
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. City Chartreuse
      #c4bc3d
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  29. RAL

    1. RAL 1012 / Lemon yellow
      #c7b446
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Eve Green / 2024-20
      #cdbc0f
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Bright Gold / 371
      #cebd48
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  31. Duron

    1. Citronella
      #cebc10
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  32. Ski-Doo

    1. Dayglow Yellow / B336
      #cfb900
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  33. Dutch Boy

    1. Inch Worm
      #bfb50c
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  34. Berger

    1. Miss marigold / 7829
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Miss Marigold
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Miss marigold / 7829
      #cdbc09
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  37. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10216
      #c7bb00
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  38. CIL

    1. Bali Bamboo
      #c9bf31
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  39. Resene

    1. Billy T G78-112-094
      #c1b943
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  40. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 2060-G80Y
      #c3b03b
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  41. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80360,XF60
      #c6b141
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  42. Porter Paints

    1. Grass Daisy / 211-6
      #cfb128
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 44.9%

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#c9b72e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9b72e foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #c9b72e">…</p>

#c9b72e background

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="background-color: #c9b72e">…</p>

#c9b72e shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9b72e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13219630
Binary
11001001, 10110111, 00101110
Hexadecimal
#c9b72e
LRV
≈ 46.5%
Closest short hex
#cb3 ΔE = 1.389
RGB
rgb(201, 183, 46)
RGBA
rgba(201, 183, 46, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.467, g: 0.426, b: 0.107
RYB
red: 0.260%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.180%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3557586 / 0xffc9b72e
HSL
hsl(53, 63%, 48%)
HSLA
hsla(53, 63%, 48%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 53° (53.032), saturation: 77% (0.771), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 53.032, saturation: 77.114%, perceived brightness: 70.128%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 76.378, S: 93.135, L: 73.858
Cubehelix
H: 51.070, S: 1.177, L: 0.680
TSL
T: 1.771, S: 0.218, L: 0.678
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.090), yellow: 77% (0.771), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 82% (0.820)
XYZ
X: 41.516, Y: 46.484, Z: 9.370
xyY
x: 0.426, y: 0.477, Y: 46.484
CIELab
L: 73.858, a: -7.951, b: 66.630
CIELuv
L: 73.858, u: 17.960, v: 74.114
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.858, C: 67.103, H: 96.805
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.858, C: 76.259, H: 76.378
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.179, a: -10.620, b: 39.577
CIECAM02
J: 66.138, C: 56.601, h: 98.168, Q: 160.227, M: 49.497, s: 55.580, H: 115.008
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.784, jaune: 9.200, green: 1.430
LMS
L: 48.871, M: 49.753, S: 9.971
YCbCr
Y: 164.397, Cb: 65.193, Cr: 145.629
YCgCo
Y: 153.250, Cg: 29.750, Co: 89.000
YDbDr
Y: 172.764, Db: -190.721, Dr: -53.723
YPbPr
Y: 176.970, Pb: -70.570, Pr: 15.302
xvYCC
Y: 167.986, Cb: 66.009, Cr: 141.442
YIQ
Y: 172.764, I: 54.736, Q: -38.819
YUV
Y: 172.764, U: -62.379, V: 24.771
Munsell Color System
10Y 7/10 ΔE = 3.156
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 10.677

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