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#e6b500 Hex Color Code

#e6b500 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #e6b500 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #e6b500 is comprised of 90.2% red, 70.98% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #e6b500 has a hue of 47° (degrees), 100% saturation and 45% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.74 nm.

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#e6b500 linear gradient to complementary #00b3e6

  1. #e6b500
  2. #d7b445
  3. #c6b469
  4. #b2b38a
  5. #97b3a9
  6. #70b3c7
  7. #00b3e6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #bd9200
  2. #cb9d00
  3. #d8a900
  4. #e6b500
  5. #f4c11d
  6. #ffcd2e
  7. #ffda3d

Tones

  1. #e6b500
  2. #d4a92d
  3. #c29e41
  4. #b09350
  5. #9d885d
  6. #897d68
  7. #737373

Tints and Shades

#e6b500 to white

  1. #e6b500
  2. #eec145
  3. #f5cd6d
  4. #fbd992
  5. #fee5b6
  6. #fff2da
  7. #ffffff

#e6b500 to black

  1. #e6b500
  2. #bc940f
  3. #947514
  4. #6e5715
  5. #493a13
  6. #28200e
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Sunny Savannah 2
      #e5b600
      ΔE = 0.466 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ 40YY 48/750
      #e4b017
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 390B-7 Lemon Lime
      #e7b708
      ΔE = 0.663 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  3. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Theatre Lights / 40YY 48/750
      #e7b300
      ΔE = 0.794 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Golden Green / 45YY 51/758
      #e8ba0a
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Theatre Lights
      #e3b300
      ΔE = 0.827 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.60.70
      #eab40f
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. G0.60.70
      #e0ba0d
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  6. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3567 Oil Yellow 45YY 48/800
      #ebb403
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ 3568 Golden Green 45YY 51/758
      #dfb118
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  7. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 13637
      #e2b41e
      ΔE = 1.292 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gilded Age X69R140F
      #e6b100
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Bugle Call
      #e2ba31
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  9. Dr

    1. ★ Lemon Yellow / 4005
      #e8b524
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Dired Mustard / 7901
      #eab41e
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dried Mustard
      #eab41e
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Dired Mustard / 7901
      #eab41e
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 62 57 80 / Palazzo 335
      #e8b828
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. 65 60 80 / Palazzo 310
      #e8b430
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7408
      #edb512
      ΔE = 1.703 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. 124
      #e0ad12
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2061-2
      #ebb211
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. T2061-3
      #f0b51a
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Gold Tips Y78-166-082
      #e2b227
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Sundial Y77-163-083
      #ddb12c
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  17. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1145
      #e1af00
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  18. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-13-7 Glory Yellow
      #efb908
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Dizzy Lizzy / CL 1797N
      #e5b731
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Opera / CL 1787N
      #efb10b
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  20. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0823
      #e9b328
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sun Drops / 0823
      #e9b328
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  22. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-002 - Oxlip
      #eeb311
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  23. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ Y12 Wattle
      #e8af00
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Y11 Canary
      #e7bd10
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10182
      #deaf00
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. CF10180
      #f3b400
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  25. Kaessbohrer

    1. Gelb / 1107
      #e2ae07
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. AC103 - Cha Cha
      #f0b51b
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  27. Levis

    1. Atl Soleil A5
      #e0ba25
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Texas Gold / T12 14.H6
      #f3b600
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Golden Yarrow / T12 59.F4
      #eabb35
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  29. Bristol

    1. Texas Gold / P022-W7
      #f3b600
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Golden Fable 14-13
      #f0bc17
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  31. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cancun Gold / AC101
      #dfb437
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1075-G90Y
      #efbd00
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  33. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / 1032
      #e6af27
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  34. Great Wall

    1. Classic Yellow / 0302A
      #f4b800
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 53.5%

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#e6b500 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#e6b500 foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #e6b500">…</p>

#e6b500 background

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="background-color: #e6b500">…</p>

#e6b500 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #e6b500">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15119616
Binary
11100110, 10110101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#e6b500
LRV
≈ 49.9%
Closest short hex
#eb1 ΔE = 2.341
RGB
rgb(230, 181, 0)
RGBA
rgba(230, 181, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.560, g: 0.440, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 0.244%, yellow: 0.902%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-1657600 / 0xffe6b500
HSL
hsl(47, 100%, 45%)
HSLA
hsla(47, 100%, 45%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 47° (47.217), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 47.217, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 73.416%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 62.097, S: 99.979, L: 75.992
Cubehelix
H: 45.538, S: 1.685, L: 0.689
TSL
T: 2.023, S: 0.336, L: 0.686
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 21% (0.213), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 10% (0.098), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 49.160, Y: 49.874, Z: 7.037
xyY
x: 0.463, y: 0.470, Y: 49.874
CIELab
L: 75.992, a: 4.838, b: 78.344
CIELuv
L: 75.992, u: 41.926, v: 79.173
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.992, C: 78.493, H: 86.466
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.992, C: 89.589, H: 62.097
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.622, a: 0.667, b: 43.527
CIECAM02
J: 69.403, C: 64.767, h: 87.927, Q: 164.134, M: 56.638, s: 58.743, H: 96.622
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.771, jaune: 10.372, green: -0.367
LMS
L: 56.308, M: 50.115, S: 7.746
YCbCr
Y: 166.334, Cb: 41.289, Cr: 162.362
YCgCo
Y: 148.000, Cg: 33.000, Co: 115.000
YDbDr
Y: 175.017, Db: -263.323, Dr: -104.594
YPbPr
Y: 178.405, Pb: -96.135, Pr: 32.826
xvYCC
Y: 169.218, Cb: 43.552, Cr: 156.835
YIQ
Y: 175.017, I: 87.339, Q: -45.954
YUV
Y: 175.017, U: -86.124, V: 48.237
Munsell Color System
5Y 8/12 ΔE = 3.700
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 8.277

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