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British Standard BS 4800 10 E 53 - Sunflower yellow / Canary / Aztec / #e9c201 Hex Color Code

#e9c201 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #e9c201 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #e9c201 is comprised of 91.37% red, 76.08% green and 0.39% blue. In the HSL color space #e9c201 has a hue of 50° (degrees), 99% saturation and 46% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 576 nm.

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#e9c201 linear gradient to complementary #00bdea

  1. #e9c201
  2. #dac148
  3. #c9c06d
  4. #b4bf8d
  5. #99bead
  6. #71bdcb
  7. #00bdea

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #be9d00
  2. #cda900
  3. #dbb500
  4. #e9c201
  5. #f7cf20
  6. #ffdc32
  7. #ffe941

Tones

  1. #e9c201
  2. #d7b52f
  3. #c5a743
  4. #b29a53
  5. #9f8d5f
  6. #8b816b
  7. #757575

Tints and Shades

#e9c201 to White

  1. #e9c201
  2. #f1cc48
  3. #f7d570
  4. #fce094
  5. #ffeab8
  6. #fff4db
  7. #ffffff

#e9c201 to Black

  1. #e9c201
  2. #bf9f11
  3. #967d16
  4. #6f5c16
  5. #4a3e14
  6. #28220e
  7. #000000

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  1. Fender

    1. ★ 85 / Maize Yellow
      #e6c20a
      ΔE = 0.674
    2. ★ 63 / Graffiti Yellow
      #f2c700
      ΔE = 2.247
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1070-G90Y
      #ecc40e
      ΔE = 0.838
    2. S 1075-G90Y
      #efbd00
      ΔE = 2.433
  3. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS266
      #edc100
      ΔE = 1.022
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7405
      #e6c414
      ΔE = 1.104
    2. 7406
      #e3ba12
      ΔE = 2.838
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Cha Cha
      #eec400
      ΔE = 1.129
  6. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Cha Cha / AC103
      #eec400
      ΔE = 1.129
  7. Berger

    1. ★ Cha Cha / AC103
      #eec400
      ΔE = 1.129
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 1075-G90Y
      #e5c017
      ΔE = 1.154
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 1070-G90Y
      #e6c82f
      ΔE = 2.672
  9. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 10 E 51 - Yellow
      #edc001
      ΔE = 1.254
    2. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-001 - Canary
      #ecc800
      ΔE = 2.004
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 03.18.15
      #eabf16
      ΔE = 1.338
    2. 03.21.15
      #f7c400
      ΔE = 2.950
  11. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 1003 / Signal yellow
      #e5be01
      ΔE = 1.431
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Bite Me Y83-181-087
      #ebc525
      ΔE = 1.435
    2. ★ Moon Yellow Y84-168-085
      #f0c420
      ΔE = 1.777
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 226
      #efc512
      ΔE = 1.468
    2. ★ 671
      #ebc80b
      ΔE = 1.978
  14. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Pollen
      #efc000
      ΔE = 1.638
    2. ★ Honeydew
      #e7c806
      ΔE = 2.218
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2056-5
      #f0c31e
      ΔE = 1.746
    2. UC020 Vert Castilho
      #e0c61a
      ΔE = 2.708
  16. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ Y11 Canary
      #e7bd10
      ΔE = 1.770
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ G0.70.76
      #eec700
      ΔE = 1.784
    2. ★ G0.60.75
      #ebc805
      ΔE = 1.990
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Yolk / 0844
      #eec80b
      ΔE = 2.050
    2. Fresh Scent / 0837
      #f0c430
      ΔE = 2.405
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0844
      #eec80b
      ΔE = 2.050
    2. 0837
      #f0c430
      ΔE = 2.405
  20. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Amber Wheat
      #eec027
      ΔE = 2.141
    2. Roman Ornament
      #e5c92a
      ΔE = 2.924
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5412 - Lemon Zest
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 2.183
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Lemon Zest / 2084
      #e7c630
      ΔE = 2.183
  23. Alcro

    1. Saffran
      #f4c500
      ΔE = 2.351
  24. ICI Paints

    1. 3613 Celandine 60YY 62/755
      #f0c827
      ΔE = 2.427
  25. Earthpaint

    1. 1-14-7 Butterfly
      #efc732
      ΔE = 2.546
  26. Taubmans

    1. Lemon Spread / T10 3C-2
      #f1c025
      ΔE = 2.560
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Yolk / 2023-10
      #edca01
      ΔE = 2.665
  28. Dulux

    1. Lemon Punch
      #edca26
      ΔE = 2.742
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Golden Green / 45YY 51/758
      #e8ba0a
      ΔE = 2.775
  30. Ford

    1. Yellow
      #e9c73a
      ΔE = 2.783
  31. Caparol

    1. Bali 1
      #e4c43c
      ΔE = 2.883
  32. TRUMATCH

    1. 11-a3
      #e2c800
      ΔE = 2.895
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. Bright Yellow
      #f2c231
      ΔE = 2.932

#e9c201 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#e9c201 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #e9c201">…</p>

#e9c201 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #e9c201">…</p>

#e9c201 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 #e9c201">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15319553
Binary
11101001, 11000010, 00000001
Hexadecimal
#e9c201
Closest short hex
#eb0 ΔE = 2.917
RGB
rgb(233, 194, 1)
RGBA
rgba(233, 194, 1, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.544, g: 0.453, b: 0.002
RYB
red: 18.777%, yellow: 91.373%, blue: 0.392%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-1457663 / 0xffe9c201
HSL
hsl(50, 99%, 46%)
HSLA
hsla(50, 99%%, 46%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 50° (49.914), saturation: 100% (0.996), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 49.914, saturation: 99.571, perceived brightness: 76.772
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 67.726, S: 99.916, L: 79.564
Cubehelix
H: 48.175, S: 1.862, L: 0.723
TSL
T: 1.906, S: 0.326, L: 0.720
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 17 (0.167), yellow: 100 (0.996), key: 9 (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 9 (0.086), magenta: 24 (0.239), yellow: 100 (0.996)
XYZ
X: 52.905, Y: 55.913, Z: 8.034
xyY
x: 0.453, y: 0.478, Y: 55.913
CIELab
L: 79.564, a: -0.617, b: 80.879
CIELuv
L: 79.564, u: 34.403, v: 83.993
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.564, C: 80.881, H: 90.437
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.564, C: 90.766, H: 67.726
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.775, a: -4.563, b: 45.972
CIECAM02
J: 73.569, C: 66.867, h: 92.420, Q: 168.988, M: 58.474, s: 58.824, H: 104.592
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.766, jaune: 10.744, green: 0.481
LMS
L: 61.484, M: 57.737, S: 8.820
YCbCr
Y: 173.755, Cb: 37.501, Cr: 158.824
YCgCo
Y: 155.500, Cg: 38.500, Co: 116.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.659, Db: -274.819, Dr: -93.868
YPbPr
Y: 188.411, Pb: -100.985, Pr: 28.378
xvYCC
Y: 177.812, Cb: 39.292, Cr: 152.928
YIQ
Y: 183.659, I: 85.237, Q: -51.802
YUV
Y: 183.659, U: -89.884, V: 43.287
Munsell Color System
5Y 8/12 ΔE = 1.071
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 4.088

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