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#c9c8aa Hex Color Code

#c9c8aa Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9c8aa is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #c9c8aa is comprised of 78.82% red, 78.43% green and 66.67% blue. In the HSL color space #c9c8aa has a hue of 58° (degrees), 22% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.94 nm.

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#c9c8aa linear gradient to complementary #a0a6d3

  1. #c9c8aa
  2. #c3c2b1
  3. #bdbcb8
  4. #b6b7bf
  5. #afb1c6
  6. #a8accc
  7. #a0a6d3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a3a285
  2. #afae91
  3. #bcbb9e
  4. #c9c8aa
  5. #d6d5b7
  6. #e3e2c3
  7. #f1efd0

Tints and Shades

#c9c8aa to white

  1. #c9c8aa
  2. #d2d1b8
  3. #dbdac6
  4. #e4e3d4
  5. #edece2
  6. #f6f6f0
  7. #ffffff

#c9c8aa to black

  1. #c9c8aa
  2. #a4a38b
  3. #81806e
  4. #5f5f52
  5. #403f37
  6. #23221f
  7. #000000

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  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 12 B 17 - Green Mist / Willow
      #c9caab
      ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. BS 2660 BS 5-058 - Gossamer
      #d2cdaf
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  2. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Fontwell
      #c9caab
      ΔE = 0.873 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Taupe
      #cac6af
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  3. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-16-3 Chariot
      #cccaab
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
    2. ★ 5-17-3 Pistachio
      #cacdaf
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Ash Green / P211-N3
      #c8c9ad
      ΔE = 0.927 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. ★ Douglas Fir / P210-N3
      #cccdac
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Juniper Berry 90YY 59/127
      #c9c6aa
      ΔE = 1.014 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. ★ Wood Fern 10GY 62/168
      #caccaa
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  6. Peintures MF

    1. ★ PALAIS DE BUCKINGHAM
      #cbc7a7
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. DD408-2
      #cdcaa3
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Avocado Essence
      #c5c7a8
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Moss Landing
      #cfcab0
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  8. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Misty Green 18-29
      #c5c7a8
      ΔE = 1.154 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Russell House Green Medium Light CW520
      #ceccb1
      ΔE = 1.874 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  9. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ G43 Surf Green
      #c8c8a6
      ΔE = 1.270 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  10. Little Greene

    1. ★ Portland Stone
      #c9c5a8
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ English Country NEKB-25
      #c5c5a9
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 420E-3 Spring Hill
      #bfc6ab
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  12. Zoffany

    1. ★ Stone
      #cbc6a8
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. ★ Sage
      #c6c7a5
      ΔE = 1.496 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  13. Brillux

    1. ★ 93.06.18
      #c9c5a9
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. 87.06.12
      #c1c5ac
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Harbour Town / 493
      #ccccae
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. ★ Richmond Gray / HC-96
      #cfc8ab
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ English Meadows / 10GY 58/105
      #c9cbaf
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. Miller's Cove / 10GY 56/073
      #c6c6b1
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Sea Glass / 1431
      #c7c4a5
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Watercress / 1432
      #c7c7a1
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  17. California Paints

    1. ★ DEC 775 - Sea Glass
      #c7c4a5
      ΔE = 1.497 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Marrett Apple
      #c6c7a0
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Borage / CL 1943M
      #c9c8a5
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
    2. Botany / CL 1952W
      #c9ceab
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  19. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Shagreen D17
      #c4c7a7
      ΔE = 1.545 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. Winter Surf G23
      #c9c3aa
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  20. Jotun

    1. ★ 8222 / Krydderurt
      #cac5a9
      ΔE = 1.576 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Carolina Inn Club Aqua
      #ccccb0
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
    2. Travertine
      #c8cca8
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5803 C
      #c3c6a8
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
    2. ★ 5793
      #c2c4a3
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0407
      #c4c7a6
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. 364
      #d1c9ac
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Vapor / 0407
      #c4c7a6
      ΔE = 1.693 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. Stone Hearth / 0364
      #d1c9ac
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  25. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Stone White / 11
      #c5c5a3
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Mizzle / 266
      #bfc2a7
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  26. Plascon

    1. ★ Acid Washed Y5-C2-1
      #c8c8a4
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  27. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Champagne
      #cbcdb0
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. Pastel Green
      #c9cead
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Golden Shores / KM3404-2
      #c6c9a6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. ★ Leafy Lettuce / KM971-L
      #cbc6ae
      ΔE = 2.260 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  29. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Sage Splendor / PPG1115-4
      #c3c6a4
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Canary Grass / PPG1114-3
      #d0cca9
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  30. Glidden

    1. ★ Sage Splendor / PPG1115-4
      #c3c6a4
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Prairie Sage / 90YY 52/138
      #c2c3a9
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  31. UMM

    1. ★ Blanc Polaire / 103
      #ccc5a9
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  32. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 120 Kingston Clay
      #cfc9a7
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Beach Bum / 8481
      #cbc5ab
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Beach Bum
      #cbc5ab
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  35. Berger

    1. ★ Beach Bum / 8481
      #cbc5ab
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  36. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Beach House / 8481
      #cbc5ab
      ΔE = 2.095 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
    2. Pistachio / 9385
      #d1cda8
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  37. Resene

    1. ★ Quarter Hillary G82-002-091
      #cac5ac
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Double Joanna Y82-020-090
      #c9c5b0
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  38. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Longbeard Grey
      #ceceaf
      ΔE = 2.102 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  39. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 34583
      #c2c3a4
      ΔE = 2.110 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  40. Taubmans

    1. ★ Seahawk / T157-3
      #c5c5ad
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
    2. Bankrupt / T12 55.C12
      #c4c6af
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  41. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Architectural Cream / RLUL211
      #d0c9ad
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  42. Dulux

    1. ★ 70YY 59/140
      #d0c9ad
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. English Mist 4
      #c6c8b3
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  43. Focoltone

    1. ★ 4058
      #d0cdac
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. 1036
      #d0cdb4
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  44. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2005-G70Y
      #ccc5aa
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. S 2005-G80Y
      #d2c8a9
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  45. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS842
      #cdc7ae
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  46. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2010-G70Y
      #ccceb2
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
    2. Natural Green / S 2010-G60Y
      #c9ccb4
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  47. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1008 Heath Green 2
      #c8cdaf
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  48. Chrysler

    1. White
      #d0cdb2
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
    2. Light Tundra
      #d0cab0
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
  49. Coronado Paint

    1. 7786 - Golden Chartreuse
      #cdcaa5
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
    2. 8418 - Foresta
      #c3caae
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  50. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5098
      #cbc7b0
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  51. Porter Paints

    1. Canary Grass / 311-3
      #d1ccaa
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
    2. Northern Landscape / ATC-52
      #c6c1a4
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  52. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Acanthus - 0029
      #cdcdb4
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
  53. Sto

    1. 31123
      #c3c1a4
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. 36423
      #c2c5ae
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
  54. Caparol

    1. 325
      #ccc4a4
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. 22/17
      #ccd0b0
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
  55. Kansai Paint

    1. Pastel Green
      #c7cca9
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  56. Graham & Brown

    1. Old School Crockery
      #c9c7a1
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  57. Rodda Paint

    1. Marrett Apple H72
      #c7c8a2
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. Water Magic 8410
      #c9cdb5
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  58. Nippon Paint

    1. Great Wall / NP N 1832 P
      #cac3a9
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
  59. Ford

    1. Pinehurst Green
      #c4cbaf
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. Alaskan White / 3L3
      #d0c7ad
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  60. Alcro

    1. Lagerblad
      #c7cdb1
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. Sparris
      #d0c6a6
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  61. Diamond Paint

    1. Bone White
      #d3cdad
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  62. Tikkurila

    1. 4934
      #d2cfb1
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 61.5%
    2. H452 / Tanka
      #cdc8a2
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  63. Duron

    1. Sage
      #d2ceb3
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
  64. CIL

    1. Distant Mountain
      #cac7b2
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  65. Earthpaint

    1. 4-17-3 Pale Celadon
      #c7c9a2
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. 4-20-3 Rolling Meadows
      #c0c8a7
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  66. Disney

    1. 4A-40-2 Christopher Robins Swing
      #c2c5a0
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  67. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Water Magic / 8410
      #c9cdb5
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. Beach Bum / 8481
      #cfc6ad
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  68. TRUMATCH

    1. 10-e4
      #d1c9a5
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  69. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10595
      #c9c1a3
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  70. Piaggio

    1. Bianco / 527
      #c7c1a8
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 53.1%

#c9c8aa HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9c8aa foreground

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="color: #c9c8aa">…</p>

#c9c8aa background

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="background-color: #c9c8aa">…</p>

#c9c8aa shadow

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

Frida Kahlo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9c8aa">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13224106
Binary
11001001, 11001000, 10101010
Hexadecimal
#c9c8aa
LRV
≈ 56.6%
Closest short hex
#cca ΔE = 1.731
RGB
rgb(201, 200, 170)
RGBA
rgba(201, 200, 170, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.352, g: 0.350, b: 0.298
RYB
red: 0.671%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.667%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3553110 / 0xffc9c8aa
HSL
hsl(58, 22%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(58, 22%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 58° (58.065), saturation: 15% (0.154), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 58.065, saturation: 15.423%, perceived brightness: 77.300%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 84.380, S: 25.723, L: 79.970
Cubehelix
H: 55.392, S: 0.306, L: 0.773
TSL
T: 1.561, S: 0.034, L: 0.772
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.005), yellow: 15% (0.154), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 22% (0.216), yellow: 33% (0.333)
XYZ
X: 51.997, Y: 56.629, Z: 46.214
xyY
x: 0.336, y: 0.366, Y: 56.629
CIELab
L: 79.970, a: -4.735, b: 15.163
CIELuv
L: 79.970, u: 2.219, v: 22.547
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.970, C: 15.886, H: 107.342
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.970, C: 22.656, H: 84.380
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.252, a: -8.354, b: 16.265
CIECAM02
J: 73.423, C: 13.621, h: 103.907, Q: 168.821, M: 11.911, s: 26.562, H: 124.769
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.012, jaune: 2.292, green: 0.749
LMS
L: 54.926, M: 59.824, S: 46.373
YCbCr
Y: 185.117, Cb: 114.682, Cr: 130.569
YCgCo
Y: 192.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: 58.000
YDbDr
Y: 196.879, Db: -40.440, Dr: -7.843
YPbPr
Y: 198.053, Pb: -15.115, Pr: 1.880
xvYCC
Y: 186.093, Cb: 114.723, Cr: 129.651
YIQ
Y: 196.879, I: 10.234, Q: -9.123
YUV
Y: 196.879, U: -13.225, V: 3.615
Munsell Color System
5GY 8/2 ΔE = 1.903
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 12.065

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