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#c9c406 Hex Color Code

#c9c406 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9c406 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9c406 is comprised of 78.82% red, 76.86% green and 2.35% blue. In the HSL color space #c9c406 has a hue of 58° (degrees), 94% saturation and 41% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.21 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#c9c406 linear gradient to complementary #0083cf

  1. #c9c406
  2. #bbb846
  3. #acad67
  4. #99a183
  5. #81979d
  6. #5f8cb6
  7. #0083cf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a1a000
  2. #aeac00
  3. #bcb800
  4. #c9c406
  5. #d6d021
  6. #e4dd32
  7. #f2ea41

Tones

  1. #c9c406
  2. #bab42d
  3. #aba43f
  4. #9b944c
  5. #8b8557
  6. #7a7660
  7. #686868

Tints and Shades

#c9c406 to white

  1. #c9c406
  2. #d5cd48
  3. #e0d770
  4. #eae194
  5. #f3ebb8
  6. #faf5db
  7. #ffffff

#c9c406 to black

  1. #c9c406
  2. #a5a013
  3. #827e16
  4. #615d16
  5. #413e14
  6. #24220e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 3965
      #ccc40f
      ΔE = 0.660 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. ★ P 166-16 C
      #c8c107
      ΔE = 1.009 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1075-G70Y
      #c8c600
      ΔE = 0.784 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. ★ S 1070-G70Y
      #c9c914
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 14-a3
      #c6c200
      ΔE = 0.815 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. 13-a4
      #cebf00
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-16-7 Oz
      #ccc522
      ΔE = 1.084 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 1075-G60Y
      #c5c31e
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Natural Green / S 1070-G70Y
      #d2ca30
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.60.70
      #c3c20a
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. G8.50.70
      #c6c138
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-400 Lime Pop
      #c9c627
      ΔE = 1.418 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  8. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Garden Fresh / 25D-4
      #c7c229
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Springtide 17-11
      #c5c32b
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7773 - Sour Lime
      #cfc72c
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Barberry G80-159-093
      #d2c61f
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ Bird Flower G79-178-093
      #d0c117
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  12. Disney

    1. 4B-30 Alien Green
      #c3c728
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  13. Ford

    1. Yellow
      #cfc739
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  14. CIL

    1. Bali Bamboo
      #c9bf31
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  15. Duron

    1. Humorous Green
      #bdc500
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. Eccentric Lime / 2027-30
      #c0c529
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Denver Spring
      #c2c91c
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-6 Mystical
      #d1c233
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  19. Glidden

    1. Bali Bamboo / 70YY 51/669
      #c8c73a
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. Bali Bamboo / 70YY 51/669
      #cdbf30
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  21. Taubmans

    1. Vital / T12 58.F1
      #d1c63a
      ΔE = 2.842 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  22. General Paint

    1. Jauntry / CLV 1139N
      #d6c913
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  23. Focoltone

    1. 1079
      #d4c100
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10215
      #ccc23d
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 51.8%

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#c9c406 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9c406 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #c9c406">…</p>

#c9c406 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #c9c406">…</p>

#c9c406 shadow

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9c406">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13222918
Binary
11001001, 11000100, 00000110
Hexadecimal
#c9c406
LRV
≈ 51.9%
Closest short hex
#cc1 ΔE = 2.663
RGB
rgb(201, 196, 6)
RGBA
rgba(201, 196, 6, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.499, g: 0.486, b: 0.015
RYB
red: 0.044%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.024%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3554298 / 0xffc9c406
HSL
hsl(58, 94%, 41%)
HSLA
hsla(58, 94%, 41%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 58° (58.462), saturation: 97% (0.970), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 58.462, saturation: 97.015%, perceived brightness: 72.981%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 83.532, S: 99.566, L: 77.228
Cubehelix
H: 55.715, S: 1.597, L: 0.693
TSL
T: 1.545, S: 0.302, L: 0.690
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.025), yellow: 97% (0.970), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 98% (0.976)
XYZ
X: 43.862, Y: 51.912, Z: 7.882
xyY
x: 0.423, y: 0.501, Y: 51.912
CIELab
L: 77.228, a: -15.461, b: 77.386
CIELuv
L: 77.228, u: 9.537, v: 84.129
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.228, C: 78.915, H: 101.298
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.228, C: 84.668, H: 83.532
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.050, a: -17.422, b: 43.949
CIECAM02
J: 69.881, C: 67.586, h: 104.079, Q: 164.699, M: 59.103, s: 59.905, H: 125.052
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.738, jaune: 10.371, green: 2.643
LMS
L: 53.164, M: 57.307, S: 8.589
YCbCr
Y: 167.029, Cb: 43.850, Cr: 143.685
YCgCo
Y: 149.750, Cg: 46.250, Co: 99.000
YDbDr
Y: 175.835, Db: -255.520, Dr: -47.895
YPbPr
Y: 183.385, Pb: -95.575, Pr: 11.240
xvYCC
Y: 173.495, Cb: 44.044, Cr: 137.874
YIQ
Y: 175.835, I: 64.019, Q: -58.058
YUV
Y: 175.835, U: -83.574, V: 22.077
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 8/10 ΔE = 3.119
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 8.830

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