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#e9d959 Hex Color Code

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#e9d959 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #e9d959 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #e9d959 is comprised of 91.37% red, 85.1% green and 34.9% blue. In the HSL color space #e9d959 has a hue of 53° (degrees), 77% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.92 nm.

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#e9d959 linear gradient to complementary #43beff

  1. #e9d959
  2. #dbd479
  3. #cbcf95
  4. #b7cab1
  5. #9fc6cb
  6. #7dc2e5
  7. #43beff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #bdb02f
  2. #cbbd3d
  3. #dacb4b
  4. #e9d959
  5. #f8e767
  6. #fff574
  7. #ffff82

Tones

  1. #e9d959
  2. #decf68
  3. #d3c675
  4. #c8bc81
  5. #bcb38c
  6. #afaa97
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#e9d959 to white

  1. #e9d959
  2. #efdf77
  3. #f4e593
  4. #f8ecae
  5. #fcf2c9
  6. #fef8e4
  7. #ffffff

#e9d959 to black

  1. #e9d959
  2. #beb14b
  3. #958b3d
  4. #6e6630
  5. #494422
  6. #272415
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Glidden

    1. ★ Canary Song
      #ebda5b
      ΔE = 0.498 / LRV ≈ 68.6%
    2. ★ Citrus Spice / PPG1216-6
      #e6d943
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 66.9%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-c2
      #e8db59
      ΔE = 0.822 / LRV ≈ 68.5%
    2. 12-c3
      #e2d255
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 62.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 128
      #edd959
      ΔE = 0.933 / LRV ≈ 68.4%
    2. ★ 12-0642 TCX
      #eddd59
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 70.4%
  4. Brillux

    1. ★ 93.15.15
      #e6d862
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 66.8%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 204
      #eedc5d
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sun Bright / KM3439-3
      #e9d965
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 67.9%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lemon Zest / T12 59.F1
      #eed961
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 68.7%
    2. ★ Thai Curry / T12 58.D1
      #e9d561
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 65.8%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Manz G86-120-095
      #e4db55
      ΔE = 1.623 / LRV ≈ 67.8%
    2. Portica Y86-121-090
      #f0d555
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 66.8%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Majestic Yellow / 355
      #edd65a
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 66.8%
    2. Cheerful / 354
      #f4de65
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
  10. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Morning Star
      #eeda65
      ΔE = 1.673 / LRV ≈ 69.3%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 1050-G90Y
      #ecd763
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 67.3%
    2. Natural Green / S 1050-G80Y
      #e0d564
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 64.4%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ G4.40.80
      #ecd866
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 67.9%
    2. G8.45.80
      #ded84f
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 65.2%
  13. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Zany Lime
      #e7d948
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 67.1%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Spotlight / 65YY 68/572
      #eed760
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 67.6%
    2. Electric Avenue / 60YY 69/583
      #f4d85e
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 69.2%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Star Fruit
      #eed555
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 66.4%
  16. Sto

    1. ★ 31201
      #efd65d
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 67.2%
    2. 31202
      #f0dd6e
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 71.4%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2055-3
      #e3d350
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 63.5%
    2. T2055-1
      #f0d969
      ΔE = 2.456 / LRV ≈ 69.2%
  18. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 4-055 - Jasmine yellow
      #f1dc67
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 70.9%
  19. Beckers

    1. ★ Fransk senap 639 / 2250-Y11R
      #e3d564
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 64.8%
    2. Apelsin 638 / 1058-Y14R
      #f4df60
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 72.9%
  20. Dulux

    1. ★ 65YY 68/572
      #ecd666
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 66.9%
    2. 60YY 67/626
      #f0d458
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 66.3%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Citrus Spice / PPG1216-6
      #e6d943
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 66.9%
    2. Dilly Dally / PPG1213-6
      #f6db5d
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 71.0%
  22. Caparol

    1. 22/09
      #ecd44c
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 65.4%
    2. 21/10
      #ecd444
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 65.3%
  23. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-G80Y
      #ede059
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 72.0%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Casava 15-10
      #f3db63
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 70.6%
  25. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10204
      #f1df64
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
    2. CF10199
      #f4d75c
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 68.6%
  26. Plascon

    1. Grecian Gold Y4-B1-1
      #e8d840
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 66.6%
  27. Bristol

    1. Lemon Pepper / P174-C5
      #f3db64
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 70.6%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-16-5 Shangri-La
      #e2d667
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 65.2%
    2. 1-15-5 Fluorite
      #f1dd6a
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 71.5%
  29. Porter Paints

    1. Citrus Spice / 110-7
      #e6da42
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 67.4%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Wow / 7774
      #ded551
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 63.7%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. Crushed Cumin
      #e2d25a
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 63.0%
    2. Amber Yellow
      #e4d25f
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 63.4%
  32. Alcro

    1. Pippi
      #eee162
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 72.9%
  33. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Gilded / 2436
      #f4db4f
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
    2. Fresh Pineapple / 2402
      #f3d64f
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 67.7%
  34. California Paints

    1. DE 5418 - Gilded
      #f4db4f
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
    2. DE 5411 - Fresh Pineapple
      #f3d64f
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 67.7%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. Spotlight 65YY 68/572
      #e8d261
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 64.1%
  36. GM / General Motors

    1. Chrome Yellow
      #f2d74a
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 68.0%
    2. Yellow
      #edd63e
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 66.4%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Yellow Jasmine / NP YO 1100 D
      #f3d654
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 67.8%
  38. Clark+Kensington

    1. One Spring Morning / 23D-4
      #e1d467
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 64.1%
  39. Duron

    1. Funky Yellow
      #efdf70
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 72.3%

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#e9d959 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#e9d959 foreground

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #e9d959">…</p>

#e9d959 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: #e9d959">…</p>

#e9d959 shadow

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #e9d959">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15325529
Binary
11101001, 11011001, 01011001
Hexadecimal
#e9d959
LRV
≈ 67.7%
Closest short hex
#ed5 ΔE = 1.648
RGB
rgb(233, 217, 89)
RGBA
rgba(233, 217, 89, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.432, g: 0.403, b: 0.165
RYB
red: 0.420%, yellow: 0.914%, blue: 0.349%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-1451687 / 0xffe9d959
HSL
hsl(53, 77%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(53, 77%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 53° (53.333), saturation: 62% (0.618), value: 91% (0.914)
HSP
hue: 53.333, saturation: 61.803%, perceived brightness: 82.982%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 77.976, S: 83.044, L: 85.843
Cubehelix
H: 51.341, S: 1.580, L: 0.815
TSL
T: 1.758, S: 0.162, L: 0.813
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 7% (0.069), yellow: 62% (0.618), key: 9% (0.086)
CMY
cyan: 9% (0.086), magenta: 15% (0.149), yellow: 65% (0.651)
XYZ
X: 60.223, Y: 67.673, Z: 19.339
xyY
x: 0.409, y: 0.460, Y: 67.673
CIELab
L: 85.843, a: -9.529, b: 63.168
CIELuv
L: 85.843, u: 16.416, v: 77.075
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 85.843, C: 63.882, H: 98.579
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 85.843, C: 78.803, H: 77.976
Hunter-Lab
L: 82.264, a: -13.287, b: 43.646
CIECAM02
J: 81.136, C: 52.426, h: 98.566, Q: 177.466, M: 45.846, s: 50.827, H: 115.704
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.824, jaune: 9.048, green: 1.545
LMS
L: 70.063, M: 72.620, S: 20.119
YCbCr
Y: 193.971, Cb: 69.440, Cr: 144.112
YCgCo
Y: 189.000, Cg: 28.000, Co: 94.250
YDbDr
Y: 207.192, Db: -177.824, Dr: -49.104
YPbPr
Y: 211.192, Pb: -65.840, Pr: 13.888
xvYCC
Y: 197.377, Cb: 70.164, Cr: 140.200
YIQ
Y: 207.192, I: 50.653, Q: -36.442
YUV
Y: 207.192, U: -58.160, V: 22.641
Munsell Color System
10Y 8,5/8 ΔE = 1.872
Brand Color
IMDb ΔE = 6.014

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