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#e6c438 Hex Color Code

#e6c438 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #e6c438 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #e6c438 is comprised of 90.2% red, 76.86% green and 21.96% blue. In the HSL color space #e6c438 has a hue of 48° (degrees), 78% saturation and 56% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.59 nm.

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#e6c438 linear gradient to complementary #1fceff

  1. #e6c438
  2. #d9c560
  3. #cac782
  4. #b6c8a2
  5. #9ccac1
  6. #77cce0
  7. #1fceff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #bc9e00
  2. #caab18
  3. #d8b729
  4. #e6c438
  5. #f4d146
  6. #ffde53
  7. #ffeb60

Tones

  1. #e6c438
  2. #d9bb4c
  3. #ccb25c
  4. #bea96a
  5. #b0a077
  6. #a09783
  7. #8f8f8f

Tints and Shades

#e6c438 to white

  1. #e6c438
  2. #edcd5e
  3. #f4d77f
  4. #f9e19f
  5. #fcebbf
  6. #fef5df
  7. #ffffff

#e6c438 to black

  1. #e6c438
  2. #bca031
  3. #947e2a
  4. #6d5d23
  5. #493e1b
  6. #272212
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ Bali 1
      #e4c43c
      ΔE = 0.552 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 19/10
      #ecc44c
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5412 - Lemon Zest
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. DE 5419 - Soleil
      #e9cb2e
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lemon Zest / 2084
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Soleil / 2131
      #e9cb2e
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Yellow
      #e9c73a
      ΔE = 1.063 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Yellow
      #dcc12a
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  5. Audi

    1. ★ Brillantgelb / 9107, F2, LY1B
      #e1c43d
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Party Mix Y82-140-088
      #e1c53a
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. Ipanema G82-121-094
      #dcc64b
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Pineapple Lily / 21C-6
      #e3c547
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
    2. Gold Leaf / 21D-4
      #edcb3f
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Heart Of Gold / NP YO 1092 A
      #e4c64a
      ΔE = 1.709 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
    2. Evergold / NP YO 1099 D
      #e3c94e
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 12A Yellow Cluster
      #e6c144
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. ★ 1023D Yellow Jasmine
      #ecc74a
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  10. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 1070-G90Y
      #e6c82f
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 1075-G90Y
      #e5c017
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 96.21.12
      #e7c943
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
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      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  12. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Yellow Gold
      #e5bf3a
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ Adonis Yellow
      #ecc341
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Gilt Edge 60YY 59/604
      #e1c54b
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. 3613 Celandine 60YY 62/755
      #f0c827
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Table for Two R142E
      #e4be37
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. Summer In The City
      #efcc3f
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 61.9%
  15. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 13-0746 TCX
      #eec843
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. 14-0754 TCX
      #e4bf45
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-14-7 Butterfly
      #efc732
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. ★ 1-15-7 Electric Yellow
      #e8c044
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Yellow Hibiscus / 357
      #e3c93a
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 58.4%
    2. Sun Valley / 350
      #e5bd3c
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Yellow
      #e8ca47
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. ★ Sun Yellow
      #e5ca38
      ΔE = 2.243 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Grapefruit A11-6
      #eec443
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  20. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 309 - Canary yellow
      #eec626
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
    2. BS 4800 10 E 53 - Sunflower yellow / Canary / Aztec
      #e9c201
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Spring Breeze 1
      #ecc722
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. 60YY 59/604
      #e1c751
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  22. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Golden Yarrow / 211-5
      #e3c74e
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
    2. Indian Maize / 212-5
      #e5c14c
      ΔE = 2.364 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4482
      #f0c73c
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 59.7%
  24. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Gilt Edge / 60YY 59/604
      #e3c84c
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fresh Scent / 0837
      #f0c430
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  26. Colortrend

    1. 0837
      #f0c430
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Electrolite Yellow
      #ebc64f
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  28. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Golden Yarrow / PPG1215-5
      #e2c74f
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Indian Maize / PPG1214-6
      #e4c14d
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  29. Glidden

    1. Golden Yarrow / PPG1215-5
      #e2c74f
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Golden Anniversary / 50YY 55/623
      #e2c84d
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  30. Fender

    1. 85 / Maize Yellow
      #e6c20a
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  31. Taubmans

    1. Sunpac / T12-8
      #f1c53c
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  32. General Paint

    1. Weeping / CL 1796A
      #ebc044
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Safety Yellow / 563
      #f0c239
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  34. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1070-G90Y
      #ecc40e
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  35. Plascon

    1. Gold Cadillac Y3-B1-1
      #e8cc40
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 60.7%
  36. Tollens

    1. UC020 Vert Castilho
      #e0c61a
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. T2056-5
      #f0c31e
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  37. TRUMATCH

    1. 10-a3
      #dfc452
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Dutchess Choice 16-12
      #e3ca29
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  39. Crown Diamond

    1. 7273-54 Green Plum
      #ecc34f
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  40. Sico

    1. 6100-54 Green Plum
      #ecc34f
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  41. Duron

    1. Nugget
      #e2bc3d
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Gambol Gold
      #ecc047
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  42. Behr

    1. 390B-6 Citrus Zest
      #edc450
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  43. Volkswagen

    1. Imola Yellow
      #eeca50
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 61.0%
  44. AMC

    1. Daisy Yellow
      #e4c457
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 56.7%

#e6c438 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#e6c438 foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #e6c438">…</p>

#e6c438 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #e6c438">…</p>

#e6c438 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #e6c438">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15123512
Binary
11100110, 11000100, 00111000
Hexadecimal
#e6c438
LRV
≈ 56.6%
Closest short hex
#ec4 ΔE = 2.869
RGB
rgb(230, 196, 56)
RGBA
rgba(230, 196, 56, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.477, g: 0.407, b: 0.116
RYB
red: 0.385%, yellow: 0.902%, blue: 0.220%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-1653704 / 0xffe6c438
HSL
hsl(48, 78%, 56%)
HSLA
hsla(48, 78%, 56%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 48° (48.276), saturation: 76% (0.757), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 48.276, saturation: 75.652%, perceived brightness: 77.171%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 69.061, S: 91.875, L: 79.949
Cubehelix
H: 46.588, S: 1.462, L: 0.748
TSL
T: 1.977, S: 0.217, L: 0.746
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 15% (0.148), yellow: 76% (0.757), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 10% (0.098), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 78% (0.780)
XYZ
X: 53.090, Y: 56.591, Z: 11.868
xyY
x: 0.437, y: 0.466, Y: 56.591
CIELab
L: 79.949, a: -1.798, b: 69.895
CIELuv
L: 79.949, u: 29.789, v: 77.851
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.949, C: 69.918, H: 91.474
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.949, C: 83.356, H: 69.061
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.227, a: -5.676, b: 43.306
CIECAM02
J: 73.999, C: 57.492, h: 92.137, Q: 169.482, M: 50.276, s: 54.465, H: 104.062
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.800, jaune: 9.669, green: 0.504
LMS
L: 61.289, M: 58.782, S: 12.599
YCbCr
Y: 179.382, Cb: 61.508, Cr: 152.866
YCgCo
Y: 169.500, Cg: 26.500, Co: 101.000
YDbDr
Y: 190.206, Db: -201.920, Dr: -75.702
YPbPr
Y: 193.162, Pb: -73.910, Pr: 23.440
xvYCC
Y: 181.892, Cb: 63.075, Cr: 148.590
YIQ
Y: 190.206, I: 65.231, Q: -36.369
YUV
Y: 190.206, U: -66.040, V: 34.911
Munsell Color System
5Y 8/10 ΔE = 1.362
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 4.486

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