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Natural Color System / NCS S 1070-G70Y / #c9c914 Hex Color Code

#c9c914 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9c914 is a shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #c9c914 is comprised of 78.82% red, 78.82% green and 7.84% blue. In the HSL color space #c9c914 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 82% saturation and 43% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#c9c914 linear gradient to complementary #0083dd

  1. #c9c914
  2. #bdbc4d
  3. #aeb06f
  4. #9ca48c
  5. #8498a8
  6. #628dc2
  7. #0083dd

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a1a400
  2. #aeb000
  3. #bbbc00
  4. #c9c914
  5. #d7d629
  6. #e5e339
  7. #f2f047

Tones

  1. #c9c914
  2. #bbb933
  3. #adaa45
  4. #9f9b52
  5. #908c5d
  6. #807d66
  7. #6f6f6f

Tints and Shades

#c9c914 to white

  1. #c9c914
  2. #d5d24c
  3. #e0da73
  4. #eae396
  5. #f2ecb9
  6. #f9f6dc
  7. #ffffff

#c9c914 to black

  1. #c9c914
  2. #a5a419
  3. #82811a
  4. #615f19
  5. #414015
  6. #24220f
  7. #000000

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  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1075-G70Y
      #c8c600
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. ★ S 1060-G70Y
      #cece2a
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ S-G-400 Lime Pop
      #c9c627
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  3. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-008 - Chartreuse
      #c7cc28
      ΔE = 1.571 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. BS 4800 12 E 51 - Pale lime / Citrine
      #c6c93e
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Denver Spring
      #c2c91c
      ΔE = 1.606 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. ★ Gecko
      #cace00
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Alo Alo G81-186-095
      #d1cb1b
      ΔE = 1.671 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. Barberry G80-159-093
      #d2c61f
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-16-7 Oz
      #ccc522
      ΔE = 1.751 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  7. Disney

    1. ★ 4B-30 Alien Green
      #c3c728
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  8. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Old Gold (878)
      #cccc33
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  9. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Glorious Gold (056)
      #cccc33
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  10. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Antique Gold (9050)
      #cccc33
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  11. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Shining Gold
      #cccc33
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7773 - Sour Lime
      #cfc72c
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  13. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Exotic Lime / 399
      #cbcb36
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. Yew Green / 2025-20
      #c4d001
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  14. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.18.12
      #c2cb21
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 1075-G60Y
      #c5c31e
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 1070-G70Y
      #d2ca30
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Acid Lime / NP BGG 1687 A
      #cdcf2c
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  17. Glidden

    1. Bali Bamboo / 70YY 51/669
      #c8c73a
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. 15-b2
      #c4c936
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. 15-a2
      #bdc400
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  19. Sikkens

    1. G8.60.70
      #c3c20a
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Springtide 17-11
      #c5c32b
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  21. Dupont

    1. CAS282
      #d4cc00
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
  22. Ford

    1. Yellow
      #cfc739
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  23. Designers Guild

    1. Moss
      #cbc83e
      ΔE = 2.509 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  24. Duron

    1. Humorous Green
      #bdc500
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
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    1. K388
      #cdcb3f
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
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    1. Garden Fresh / 25D-4
      #c7c229
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
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    1. 390 CP
      #bcc600
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. 583 XGC
      #bcc40c
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
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    1. Jauntry / CLV 1139N
      #d6c913
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
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    1. Vital / T12 58.F1
      #d1c63a
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 54.3%

#c9c914 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9c914 foreground

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #c9c914">…</p>

#c9c914 background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #c9c914">…</p>

#c9c914 shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9c914">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13224212
Binary
11001001, 11001001, 00010100
Hexadecimal
#c9c914
LRV
≈ 54.2%
Closest short hex
#cc1 ΔE = 1.089
RGB
rgb(201, 201, 20)
RGBA
rgba(201, 201, 20, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.476, g: 0.476, b: 0.047
RYB
red: 0.078%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.078%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3553004 / 0xffc9c914
HSL
hsl(60, 82%, 43%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 82%, 43%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 90% (0.900), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 90.050%, perceived brightness: 74.242%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 98.461, L: 78.603
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 1.558, L: 0.710
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.271, L: 0.707
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 90% (0.900), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 92% (0.922)
XYZ
X: 45.102, Y: 54.243, Z: 8.756
xyY
x: 0.417, y: 0.502, Y: 54.243
CIELab
L: 78.603, a: -17.779, b: 76.783
CIELuv
L: 78.603, u: 6.141, v: 85.097
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.603, C: 78.814, H: 103.037
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.603, C: 85.318, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 73.650, a: -19.576, b: 44.506
CIECAM02
J: 71.473, C: 67.561, h: 105.685, Q: 166.564, M: 59.081, s: 59.557, H: 127.673
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.738, jaune: 10.365, green: 2.958
LMS
L: 54.932, M: 60.397, S: 9.483
YCbCr
Y: 170.921, Cb: 48.541, Cr: 140.851
YCgCo
Y: 155.750, Cg: 45.250, Co: 95.500
YDbDr
Y: 180.366, Db: -241.273, Dr: -39.277
YPbPr
Y: 187.968, Pb: -90.500, Pr: 8.326
xvYCC
Y: 177.431, Cb: 48.502, Cr: 135.314
YIQ
Y: 180.366, I: 58.149, Q: -56.315
YUV
Y: 180.366, U: -78.914, V: 18.102
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 8/10 ΔE = 1.450
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 8.767

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