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#e8c301 Hex Color Code

#e8c301 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #e8c301 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #e8c301 is comprised of 90.98% red, 76.47% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #e8c301 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 99% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 575.71 nm.

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#e8c301 linear gradient to complementary #00bce9

  1. #e8c301
  2. #d9c248
  3. #c8c06d
  4. #b3bf8d
  5. #98beac
  6. #70bdcb
  7. #00bce9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #bd9e00
  2. #ccaa00
  3. #dab600
  4. #e8c301
  5. #f6d020
  6. #ffdd32
  7. #ffea42

Tones

  1. #e8c301
  2. #d6b52f
  3. #c4a844
  4. #b29b53
  5. #9f8e60
  6. #8b816b
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#e8c301 to white

  1. #e8c301
  2. #f0cc48
  3. #f6d670
  4. #fbe094
  5. #feeab8
  6. #fff4db
  7. #ffffff

#e8c301 to black

  1. #e8c301
  2. #be9f11
  3. #957d16
  4. #6e5d16
  5. #4a3e14
  6. #28220e
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 E 53 - Sunflower yellow / Canary / Aztec
      #e9c201
      ΔE = 0.457 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. ★ BS381 309 - Canary yellow
      #eec626
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  2. Fender

    1. ★ 85 / Maize Yellow
      #e6c20a
      ΔE = 0.530 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. ★ 63 / Graffiti Yellow
      #f2c700
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 59.7%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7405
      #e6c414
      ΔE = 0.726 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
    2. ★ 7406 C
      #f1c400
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1070-G90Y
      #ecc40e
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. S 1075-G90Y
      #efbd00
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Cha Cha / AC103
      #eec400
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cha Cha / AC103
      #eec400
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cha Cha
      #eec400
      ΔE = 1.266 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 1075-G90Y
      #e5c017
      ΔE = 1.282 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 1070-G90Y
      #e6c82f
      ΔE = 2.356 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Bite Me Y83-181-087
      #ebc525
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
    2. ★ Moon Yellow Y84-168-085
      #f0c420
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  10. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS266
      #edc100
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 226
      #efc512
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. ★ 671
      #ebc80b
      ΔE = 1.657 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.70.76
      #eec700
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. ★ G0.60.75
      #ebc805
      ΔE = 1.665 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Spring Breeze 1
      #ecc722
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. 60YY 62/755
      #edca33
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  14. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 1003 / Signal yellow
      #e5be01
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.18.15
      #eabf16
      ΔE = 1.749 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  16. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Honeydew
      #e7c806
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
    2. ★ Pollen
      #efc000
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0844
      #eec80b
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. 0843
      #f0cb0f
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Yolk / 0844
      #eec80b
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. Fresh Scent / 0837
      #f0c430
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5412 - Lemon Zest
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. DE 5419 - Soleil
      #e9cb2e
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lemon Zest / 2084
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Soleil / 2131
      #e9cb2e
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ T2056-5
      #f0c31e
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
    2. UC020 Vert Castilho
      #e0c61a
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  22. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ Y11 Canary
      #e7bd10
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  23. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Yellow B80
      #efc900
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. 3613 Celandine 60YY 62/755
      #f0c827
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yolk / 2023-10
      #edca01
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a3
      #e2c800
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  27. Alcro

    1. Saffran
      #f4c500
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-14-7 Butterfly
      #efc732
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  29. Valspar Paint

    1. Roman Ornament
      #e5c92a
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. Santa Monica Blvd.
      #dbc221
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  30. Ford

    1. Yellow
      #e9c73a
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Yellow
      #dcc12a
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  31. Caparol

    1. Bali 1
      #e4c43c
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  32. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Abby's Yellow 15-11
      #eecb27
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 61.0%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Yellow Mint / NP YO 1106 A
      #f3ca18
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 61.4%
  34. Taubmans

    1. Lemon Spread / T10 3C-2
      #f1c025
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 56.5%

#e8c301 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#e8c301 foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #e8c301">…</p>

#e8c301 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: #e8c301">…</p>

#e8c301 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #e8c301">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15254273
Binary
11101000, 11000011, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#e8c301
LRV
≈ 56.2%
Closest short hex
#ec1 ΔE = 2.997
RGB
rgb(232, 195, 1)
RGBA
rgba(232, 195, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.542, g: 0.456, b: 0.002
RYB
red: 0.177%, yellow: 0.910%, blue: 0.004%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-1522943 / 0xffe8c301
HSL
hsl(50, 99%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 99%, 46%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (50.390), saturation: 100% (0.996), value: 91% (0.910)
HSP
hue: 50.390, saturation: 99.569%, perceived brightness: 76.861%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 68.691, S: 99.916, L: 79.723
Cubehelix
H: 48.627, S: 1.867, L: 0.725
TSL
T: 1.885, S: 0.325, L: 0.721
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.159), yellow: 100% (0.996), key: 9% (0.090)
CMY
cyan: 9% (0.090), magenta: 24% (0.235), yellow: 100% (0.996)
XYZ
X: 52.803, Y: 56.191, Z: 8.094
xyY
x: 0.451, y: 0.480, Y: 56.191
CIELab
L: 79.723, a: -1.566, b: 80.947
CIELuv
L: 79.723, u: 32.903, v: 84.352
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.723, C: 80.962, H: 91.108
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.723, C: 90.542, H: 68.691
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.961, a: -5.446, b: 46.071
CIECAM02
J: 73.718, C: 67.026, h: 93.169, Q: 169.160, M: 58.614, s: 58.864, H: 105.988
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.764, jaune: 10.758, green: 0.624
LMS
L: 61.519, M: 58.283, S: 8.882
YCbCr
Y: 174.002, Cb: 37.358, Cr: 158.017
YCgCo
Y: 155.750, Cg: 39.250, Co: 115.750
YDbDr
Y: 183.947, Db: -275.252, Dr: -91.419
YPbPr
Y: 188.913, Pb: -101.255, Pr: 27.424
xvYCC
Y: 178.243, Cb: 39.054, Cr: 152.090
YIQ
Y: 183.947, I: 84.367, Q: -52.536
YUV
Y: 183.947, U: -90.026, V: 42.157
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 8/12 ΔE = 1.076
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 3.874

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