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#c9c981 Hex Color Code

#c9c981 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #c9c981 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #c9c981 is comprised of 78.82% red, 78.82% green and 50.59% blue. In the HSL color space #c9c981 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 40% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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#c9c981 linear gradient to complementary #4b6fff

  1. #c9c981
  2. #bfb998
  3. #b3a9ae
  4. #a49ac3
  5. #908bd7
  6. #767deb
  7. #4b6fff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a2a35d
  2. #afb069
  3. #bcbc75
  4. #c9c981
  5. #d6d68d
  6. #e3e39a
  7. #f1f0a6

Tones

  1. #c9c981
  2. #c4c387
  3. #bebd8e
  4. #b8b794
  5. #b2b19a
  6. #acab9f
  7. #a5a5a5

Tints and Shades

#c9c981 to white

  1. #c9c981
  2. #d3d296
  3. #dcdbaa
  4. #e5e4bf
  5. #eeedd4
  6. #f7f6ea
  7. #ffffff

#c9c981 to black

  1. #c9c981
  2. #a4a46b
  3. #818155
  4. #605f40
  5. #40402c
  6. #23231a
  7. #000000

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  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-17-5 Snowpea
      #c8c87f
      ΔE = 0.425 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. 3-16-5 Weeping Willow
      #d4cc7f
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  2. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10607
      #c9c986
      ΔE = 0.949 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  3. Beckers

    1. ★ Khaki 811 / 3217-G98Y
      #c9ca87
      ΔE = 1.081 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Green Terrace / T12 58.D6
      #cdcb80
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. ★ Rooftop Garden / T12 57.D5
      #cdce88
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  5. Bristol

    1. ★ Green Terrace / P159-C4
      #cdcb80
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. ★ Chandler / P163-C4
      #d0c880
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 26 90 / Curry 40
      #ccc884
      ΔE = 1.242 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. 23/13
      #d0c878
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.12.12
      #c9ca7b
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 31111
      #cdc87d
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  9. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Mojito
      #c3c57f
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. ★ Expectation
      #c6ca8c
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Young Green / KM3421-2
      #c7c686
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Alligator Alley / 7767
      #d0cc83
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  12. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7767 - Alligator Alley
      #cbc778
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 2030-G80Y
      #ccc57f
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. ★ Natural Green / S 2030-G70Y
      #c7c484
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 15-d3
      #c8cb78
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 16-d3
      #c1c778
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  15. Little Greene

    1. ★ Apple
      #cbc687
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Deco G83-073-102
      #cccf82
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 617
      #c9c478
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 3082T Creeping Willow
      #c7ce84
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
    2. 3072T Grazing Field
      #d3ce8b
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
  19. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #c7c380
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Mélange Green - 6710
      #c4c476
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Primavera - 9031
      #d2d083
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Weathered Canvas
      #c9cf86
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. Belle Grove Moss
      #c1c984
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  22. Benjamin Moore

    1. Green Hydrangea / CSP-850
      #d0cc8d
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Dill Pickle / 2147-40
      #c5c285
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. G45 Chartreuse
      #c6c98d
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  24. Dulux

    1. 90YY 58/424
      #cacc77
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. Indian Ivy 6
      #c9cc75
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2053-2
      #d0c77c
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  26. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 24552
      #d1ce8c
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  27. Behr

    1. 400D-4 Corn Husk Green
      #cbca8f
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  28. Glidden

    1. Soothing Green Tea
      #ccc974
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  29. California Paints

    1. Wheatgrass
      #cfcc8f
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 58.4%
    2. Jukebox
      #c4c181
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  30. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Tyrant Skull
      #cdc586
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  31. GM / General Motors

    1. Mesa Tan
      #d3cd8b
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  32. Earthpaint

    1. 3-17-4 Nottingham
      #c2c487
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. 3-16-4 Sprout
      #d3c987
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  33. CIL

    1. Limelight
      #c8cd77
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  34. Vista Paint

    1. Italian Olive
      #d2cc7a
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. Frontenac Hills
      #cdcb91
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Italian Olive / 7823
      #d2cc7a
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. Frontenac Hills / 7809
      #cdcb91
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  36. Berger

    1. Italian Olive / 7823
      #d2cc7a
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. Frontenac Hills / 7809
      #cdcb91
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. Footie Pajamas / 0792
      #cdc88e
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  38. Colortrend

    1. 0792
      #cdc88e
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  39. Focoltone

    1. 1008
      #d2c87b
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  40. Sikkens

    1. H2.30.70
      #c0c276
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  41. Asian Paints

    1. Chinese Tea / 7809
      #cdcb91
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  42. General Paint

    1. Seedless Grape / CL 1984D
      #bec378
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  43. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Grass Root / 1366
      #c3c175
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 51.0%

#c9c981 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#c9c981 foreground

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #c9c981">…</p>

#c9c981 background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #c9c981">…</p>

#c9c981 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #c9c981">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13224321
Binary
11001001, 11001001, 10000001
Hexadecimal
#c9c981
LRV
≈ 55.8%
Closest short hex
#cc8 ΔE = 1.405
RGB
rgb(201, 201, 129)
RGBA
rgba(201, 201, 129, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.379, g: 0.379, b: 0.243
RYB
red: 0.506%, yellow: 0.788%, blue: 0.506%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3552895 / 0xffc9c981
HSL
hsl(60, 40%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 40%%, 65%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 36% (0.358), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 35.821%, perceived brightness: 76.135%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 56.607, L: 79.487
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 0.694, L: 0.757
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.086, L: 0.756
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 36% (0.358), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 21% (0.212), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 49% (0.494)
XYZ
X: 48.937, Y: 55.777, Z: 28.953
xyY
x: 0.366, y: 0.417, Y: 55.777
CIELab
L: 79.487, a: -10.834, b: 36.023
CIELuv
L: 79.487, u: 3.570, v: 49.474
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.487, C: 37.616, H: 106.738
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.487, C: 49.602, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.684, a: -13.733, b: 29.294
CIECAM02
J: 72.767, C: 31.451, h: 104.428, Q: 168.065, M: 27.504, s: 40.454, H: 125.626
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.914, jaune: 5.453, green: 1.571
LMS
L: 55.121, M: 60.425, S: 29.377
YCbCr
Y: 181.603, Cb: 96.392, Cr: 133.112
YCgCo
Y: 183.000, Cg: 18.000, Co: 68.250
YDbDr
Y: 192.792, Db: -95.976, Dr: -15.624
YPbPr
Y: 195.816, Pb: -36.000, Pr: 3.312
xvYCC
Y: 184.171, Cb: 96.376, Cr: 130.909
YIQ
Y: 192.792, I: 23.131, Q: -22.402
YUV
Y: 192.792, U: -31.390, V: 7.201
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 8/6 ΔE = 3.153
Brand Color
Android ΔE = 9.754

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