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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 / #fff

#e6c438 to black

  1. #e6c438
  2. #bca031
  3. #947e2a
  4. #6d5d23
  5. #493e1b
  6. #272212
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

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

    1. ★ Lemon Zest / 2084
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Yellow Brick Road / 2162
      #eac853
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5412 - Lemon Zest
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. DE 5424 - Yellow Brick Road
      #eac853
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  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. Moon Yellow Y84-168-085
      #f0c420
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  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. Wattyl

    1. ★ Perfect Flower / B23W
      #dfc338
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  9. 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%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 12A Yellow Cluster
      #e6c144
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. ★ 1023D Yellow Jasmine
      #ecc74a
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  11. 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%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 96.21.12
      #e7c943
      ΔE = 1.779 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
    2. 03.18.15
      #eabf16
      ΔE = 2.757 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Adonis Yellow
      #ecc341
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
    2. Cream
      #e6c751
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  14. 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%
  15. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Table for Two R142E
      #e4be37
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. Safari Sun
      #eec248
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 13-0746 TCX
      #eec843
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. ★ P 4-15 C
      #e2c93f
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  17. 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%
  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. 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%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

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

    1. ★ Gilt Edge / 60YY 59/604
      #e3c84c
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  24. Colortrend

    1. 0837
      #f0c430
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  25. Diamond Vogel

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

    1. 60YY 62/755
      #edca33
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
    2. Lemon Punch
      #edca26
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Electrolite Yellow
      #ebc64f
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  28. Sikkens

    1. G0.59.76
      #eeca35
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 60.7%
  29. Glidden

    1. Indian Maize / PPG1214-6
      #e4c14d
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Crushed Pineapple / PPG1213-7
      #efcc44
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 62.0%
  30. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Indian Maize / PPG1214-6
      #e4c14d
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Crushed Pineapple / PPG1213-7
      #efcc44
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 62.0%
  31. Fender

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

    1. Sunpac / T12-8
      #f1c53c
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sun Valley / 350
      #e5bd3c
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. Sunrays / 343
      #f1ca34
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
  34. General Paint

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

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

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

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

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

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

    1. Dutchess Choice 16-12
      #e3ca29
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  41. Sico

    1. 6100-54 Green Plum
      #ecc34f
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  42. Crown Diamond

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

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

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

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

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

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#e6c438 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#e6c438 foreground

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="color: #e6c438">…</p>

#e6c438 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #e6c438">…</p>

#e6c438 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<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: 38.532%, yellow: 90.196%, blue: 21.961%
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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