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#c9c400 Hex Color Code

#c9c400 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9c400 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9c400 is comprised of 78.82% red, 76.86% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #c9c400 has a hue of 59° (degrees), 100% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.2 nm.

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#c9c400 linear gradient to complementary #0080c9

  1. #c9c400
  2. #bbb843
  3. #abab64
  4. #97a07f
  5. #7f9598
  6. #5d8ab1
  7. #0080c9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a1a000
  2. #aeac00
  3. #bcb800
  4. #c9c400
  5. #d7d01e
  6. #e4dd30
  7. #f2ea3f

Tones

  1. #c9c400
  2. #b9b32b
  3. #aaa33d
  4. #9a934a
  5. #898355
  6. #78745d
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#c9c400 to White

  1. #c9c400
  2. #d5cd47
  3. #e0d76f
  4. #eae193
  5. #f3ebb7
  6. #faf5db
  7. #ffffff

#c9c400 to Black

  1. #c9c400
  2. #a5a010
  3. #827e15
  4. #615d16
  5. #413e13
  6. #24220e
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3965
      #ccc40f
      ΔE = 0.693 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1075-G70Y
      #c8c600
      ΔE = 0.775 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. ★ S 1070-G70Y
      #c9c914
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 1075-G60Y
      #c5c31e
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Natural Green / S 1070-G70Y
      #d2ca30
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.60.70
      #c3c20a
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. G8.50.70
      #c6c138
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-400 Lime Pop
      #c9c627
      ΔE = 1.530 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  6. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-b3
      #cbc630
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. 15-a2
      #bdc400
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Springtide 17-11
      #c5c32b
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Barberry G80-159-093
      #d2c61f
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ Bird Flower G79-178-093
      #d0c117
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7773 - Sour Lime
      #cfc72c
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  10. Disney

    1. 4B-30 Alien Green
      #c3c728
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  11. Duron

    1. Humorous Green
      #bdc500
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  12. Ford

    1. Yellow
      #cfc739
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  13. CIL

    1. Bali Bamboo
      #c9bf31
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. Denver Spring
      #c2c91c
      ΔE = 2.767 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Eccentric Lime / 2027-30
      #c0c529
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-6 Mystical
      #d1c233
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  17. Focoltone

    1. 1079
      #d4c100
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  18. General Paint

    1. Jauntry / CLV 1139N
      #d6c913
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. Bali Bamboo / 70YY 51/669
      #cdbf30
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  20. Taubmans

    1. Vital / T12 58.F1
      #d1c63a
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 54.3%

#c9c400 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9c400 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #c9c400">…</p>

#c9c400 background

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #c9c400">…</p>

#c9c400 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9c400">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13222912
Binary
11001001, 11000100, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#c9c400
LRV
≈ 51.9%
Closest short hex
#cc0 ΔE = 2.659
RGB
rgb(201, 196, 0)
RGBA
rgba(201, 196, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.506, g: 0.494, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.020%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3554304 / 0xffc9c400
HSL
hsl(59, 100%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(59, 100%%, 39%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 59° (58.507), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 58.507, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 72.977%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 83.540, S: 99.979, L: 77.220
Cubehelix
H: 55.753, S: 1.639, L: 0.690
TSL
T: 1.543, S: 0.316, L: 0.687
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.025), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 43.829, Y: 51.899, Z: 7.709
xyY
x: 0.424, y: 0.502, Y: 51.899
CIELab
L: 77.220, a: -15.523, b: 77.987
CIELuv
L: 77.220, u: 9.565, v: 84.471
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.220, C: 79.517, H: 101.258
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.220, C: 85.011, H: 83.540
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.041, a: -17.473, b: 44.084
CIECAM02
J: 69.868, C: 68.142, h: 104.113, Q: 164.683, M: 59.589, s: 60.153, H: 125.109
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.736, jaune: 10.426, green: 2.659
LMS
L: 53.162, M: 57.307, S: 8.418
YCbCr
Y: 166.441, Cb: 41.216, Cr: 144.111
YCgCo
Y: 148.250, Cg: 47.750, Co: 100.500
YDbDr
Y: 175.151, Db: -263.518, Dr: -49.197
YPbPr
Y: 182.953, Pb: -98.575, Pr: 11.516
xvYCC
Y: 173.124, Cb: 41.409, Cr: 138.116
YIQ
Y: 175.151, I: 65.946, Q: -59.925
YUV
Y: 175.151, U: -86.190, V: 22.677
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 8/10 ΔE = 3.159
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 8.824

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