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#cb9900 Hex Color Code

#cb9900 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #cb9900 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #cb9900 is comprised of 79.61% red, 60% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #cb9900 has a hue of 45° (degrees), 100% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.98 nm.

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#cb9900 linear gradient to complementary #0089cb

  1. #cb9900
  2. #be963c
  3. #ae935c
  4. #9c9079
  5. #848d94
  6. #618bb0
  7. #0089cb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #a87b00
  2. #b48500
  3. #bf8f00
  4. #cb9900
  5. #d7a316
  6. #e3ad25
  7. #eeb832

Tones

  1. #cb9900
  2. #bc9025
  3. #ac8738
  4. #9c7f45
  5. #8b7651
  6. #796e5c
  7. #666666

Tints and Shades

#cb9900 to White

  1. #cb9900
  2. #d8a940
  3. #e3b967
  4. #edca8d
  5. #f5dcb2
  6. #fbedd8
  7. #ffffff

#cb9900 to Black

  1. #cb9900
  2. #a77e0d
  3. #836311
  4. #624a12
  5. #423311
  6. #251c0b
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.60.60
      #cb9b0e
      ΔE = 0.752 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1147
      #cc9600
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 1151
      #d49a00
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Auric
      #d09c12
      ΔE = 1.444 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3546 Angel Fern 40YY 38/643
      #c99a20
      ΔE = 1.456 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 3507 Indian Saffron 30YY 41/700
      #d4991a
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-14-7 Ever Gold
      #ca9b22
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. ★ 2-15-7 Yangtze
      #ca9b27
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  6. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / 1005
      #cf9b20
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  7. Color Truck System

    1. ★ 1*019 / 1*019
      #d39917
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 1*018 / 1*018
      #c19726
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2070-G90Y
      #c19600
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. S 2060-Y
      #d1981d
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  9. Color Profi System Uni

    1. 1*01*11.00 / 1*01*11.00
      #d29d21
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. Wet Riverbanks
      #c79a2b
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  11. Dulux

    1. 40YY 38/643
      #cc9f28
      ΔE = 2.514 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  12. Peintures MF

    1. Or de fantaisie
      #c89524
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. Charmeur doré
      #d79a10
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  13. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Yellow Strength 14-16
      #d59e1d
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  14. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80012,X12
      #cda108
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. 117
      #c49e0d
      ΔE = 2.791 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. 1245
      #bf940d
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. Angel Fern / 40YY 38/643
      #cfa11f
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Provincial Majesty / 30YY 33/613
      #c69320
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  17. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Mustard Seed / 1409
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  18. California Paints

    1. DE 5426 - Goddess
      #c69f26
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 36.9%

#cb9900 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#cb9900 foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #cb9900">…</p>

#cb9900 background

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #cb9900">…</p>

#cb9900 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #cb9900">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
13342976
Binary
11001011, 10011001, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#cb9900
LRV
≈ 35.5%
Closest short hex
#c90 ΔE = 0.238
RGB
rgb(203, 153, 0)
RGBA
rgba(203, 153, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.570, g: 0.430, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.260%, yellow: 0.796%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-3434240 / 0xffcb9900
HSL
hsl(45, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(45, 100%%, 40%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 45° (45.222), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 45.222, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 63.309%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 58.152, S: 99.979, L: 66.122
Cubehelix
H: 43.507, S: 1.298, L: 0.593
TSL
T: 2.110, S: 0.343, L: 0.590
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 25% (0.246), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 20% (0.204), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 36.022, Y: 35.482, Z: 4.951
xyY
x: 0.471, y: 0.464, Y: 35.482
CIELab
L: 66.122, a: 7.864, b: 70.203
CIELuv
L: 66.122, u: 42.350, v: 68.176
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.122, C: 70.642, H: 83.608
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.122, C: 80.259, H: 58.152
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.567, a: 3.705, b: 36.768
CIECAM02
J: 57.782, C: 59.168, h: 84.584, Q: 149.764, M: 51.742, s: 58.778, H: 91.237
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.775, jaune: 9.273, green: -0.881
LMS
L: 40.836, M: 34.915, S: 5.460
YCbCr
Y: 145.283, Cb: 53.433, Cr: 160.813
YCgCo
Y: 127.250, Cg: 25.750, Co: 101.500
YDbDr
Y: 150.508, Db: -226.449, Dr: -99.851
YPbPr
Y: 152.634, Pb: -82.250, Pr: 32.038
xvYCC
Y: 147.086, Cb: 55.749, Cr: 156.143
YIQ
Y: 150.508, I: 78.939, Q: -37.031
YUV
Y: 150.508, U: -74.063, V: 46.052
Munsell Color System
5Y 7/12 ΔE = 3.171
Brand Color
TYPO3 ΔE = 13.152

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