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#f9e257 Hex Color Code

#f9e257 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #f9e257 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #f9e257 is comprised of 97.65% red, 88.63% green and 34.12% blue. In the HSL color space #f9e257 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 93% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.75 nm.

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#f9e257 linear gradient to complementary #51d9ff

  1. #f9e257
  2. #eae077
  3. #d9df94
  4. #c4ddb0
  5. #abdcca
  6. #89dae5
  7. #51d9ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #cab729
  2. #dac539
  3. #e9d348
  4. #f9e257
  5. #fff166
  6. #ffff74
  7. #ffff83

Tones

  1. #f9e257
  2. #edd868
  3. #e1ce77
  4. #d4c484
  5. #c6bb91
  6. #b8b19d
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#f9e257 to white

  1. #f9e257
  2. #fde776
  3. #ffeb92
  4. #fff0ae
  5. #fff5c9
  6. #fffae4
  7. #ffffff

#f9e257 to black

  1. #f9e257
  2. #cbb84a
  3. #9f903c
  4. #756a2f
  5. #4e4622
  6. #292615
  7. #000000

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      #fae250
      ΔE = 0.704 / LRV ≈ 75.3%
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      #fae66c
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 78.0%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Dazzling Daffodil
      #f6e254
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 74.6%
    2. Dilly Dally / PPG1213-6
      #f6db5d
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 71.0%
  3. Sikkens

    1. ★ G3.46.83
      #fae15c
      ΔE = 0.745 / LRV ≈ 75.0%
    2. G2.51.81
      #f7da4e
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Namaqualand O7-A1-2
      #fce45c
      ΔE = 0.876 / LRV ≈ 77.0%
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      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 77.9%
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      #ffe455
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 77.4%
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      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 74.7%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Rajah Gold / KM3471-3
      #ffe35c
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 77.0%
    2. Sunlit Plaza / AC201-Y
      #ffdf3f
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 74.4%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Barleycorn 15-9
      #ffe25a
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 76.4%
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      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 70.6%
  8. Duron

    1. ★ Lemon Twist
      #ffe55c
      ΔE = 1.450 / LRV ≈ 78.1%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0850
      #ffe24e
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 76.2%
    2. ★ 0841
      #fae26b
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 75.8%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Citron / 0850
      #ffe24e
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 76.2%
    2. ★ Sun's Glory / 0841
      #fae26b
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 75.8%
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    1. ★ 1-15-6 The Louvre
      #ffe44d
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 77.3%
  12. Beckers

    1. ★ Apelsin 638 / 1058-Y14R
      #f4df60
      ΔE = 1.690 / LRV ≈ 72.9%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-c1
      #f4e55c
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 76.0%
    2. 12-c2
      #eedd58
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 70.6%
  14. Berger

    1. ★ Rajah Gold / 7862
      #ffe449
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 77.2%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Rajah Gold / 7862
      #ffe449
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 77.2%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Rajah Gold
      #ffe449
      ΔE = 1.934 / LRV ≈ 77.2%
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      #ffdf53
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 74.7%
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      #f6db5d
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 71.0%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Suncity
      #fde668
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 78.5%
    2. Armoise
      #fbe966
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 79.7%
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    1. ★ Yazoo City Yellow
      #ffdf5a
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 74.8%
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    1. ★ Sun Miracle / NP YO 1107 D
      #fbdd49
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 72.7%
    2. Austere Yellow / NP YO 1112 D
      #ffe16c
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 76.2%
  21. Chrysler

    1. ★ Yellow
      #f6e069
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 73.9%
    2. Light Gold
      #ffe66a
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 78.9%
  22. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Sunstorm Yellow
      #f6e069
      ΔE = 2.157 / LRV ≈ 73.9%
    2. Medium Cream
      #ffe66a
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 78.9%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Cheerful / 354
      #f4de65
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
    2. St. Elmo's Fire / 362
      #f2db58
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
  24. Natural Color System / NCS

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      #fadc5b
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 72.3%
    2. S 1040-G80Y
      #ede059
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 72.0%
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      #f4db4f
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
    2. Radiant Sunrise / 2903
      #ffdd49
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 73.5%
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      #f4db4f
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
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      #ffdd49
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 73.5%
  27. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10204
      #f1df64
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
    2. CF10208
      #f0e55d
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 75.4%
  28. Ford

    1. Zinc Yellow
      #ffe042
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 75.0%
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    1. Golden Rod
      #eee04c
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 72.0%
    2. Daffodil
      #ecdd5b
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 70.3%
  30. Clark+Kensington

    1. Vintage Treasure / 20D-4
      #f6dd66
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 72.3%
    2. Hollandaise / 19D-3
      #fddc61
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 72.9%
  31. Caparol

    1. 12/03
      #fcdc48
      ΔE = 2.545 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
    2. 13/04
      #fcdc40
      ΔE = 2.873 / LRV ≈ 72.3%
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    1. 234
      #ffde60
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 74.4%
    2. 204
      #eedc5d
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
  33. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.915 #14
      #f8db5d
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 71.4%
  34. Alcro

    1. Pippi
      #eee162
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 72.9%
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    1. 12-0642 TCX
      #eddd59
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 70.4%
    2. 604 U
      #eddc4d
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 69.7%
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      #ffdc51
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 73.0%
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      #f6dd39
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 71.6%
    2. T2054-4
      #eddd48
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
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    1. Yellow
      #fbe870
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 79.4%
  39. Resene

    1. Shooting Star G90-165-091
      #fde336
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 76.1%

#f9e257 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#f9e257 foreground

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #f9e257">…</p>

#f9e257 background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #f9e257">…</p>

#f9e257 shadow

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #f9e257">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16376407
Binary
11111001, 11100010, 01010111
Hexadecimal
#f9e257
LRV
≈ 75.2%
Closest short hex
#fd5 ΔE = 2.518
RGB
rgb(249, 226, 87)
RGBA
rgba(249, 226, 87, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.443, g: 0.402, b: 0.155
RYB
red: 0.446%, yellow: 0.976%, blue: 0.341%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-400809 / 0xfff9e257
HSL
hsl(51, 93%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 93%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (51.481), saturation: 65% (0.651), value: 98% (0.976)
HSP
hue: 51.481, saturation: 65.060%, perceived brightness: 87.146%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 75.208, S: 85.403, L: 89.498
Cubehelix
H: 49.651, S: 2.109, L: 0.853
TSL
T: 1.838, S: 0.174, L: 0.851
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 9% (0.092), yellow: 65% (0.651), key: 2% (0.024)
CMY
cyan: 2% (0.024), magenta: 11% (0.114), yellow: 66% (0.659)
XYZ
X: 67.987, Y: 75.224, Z: 19.953
xyY
x: 0.417, y: 0.461, Y: 75.224
CIELab
L: 89.498, a: -7.569, b: 68.291
CIELuv
L: 89.498, u: 21.691, v: 82.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 89.498, C: 68.710, H: 96.325
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 89.498, C: 84.957, H: 75.208
Hunter-Lab
L: 86.732, a: -11.859, b: 47.072
CIECAM02
J: 86.084, C: 55.831, h: 96.472, Q: 182.798, M: 48.823, s: 51.681, H: 112.003
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.819, jaune: 9.698, green: 1.289
LMS
L: 78.896, M: 79.978, S: 20.849
YCbCr
Y: 202.423, Cb: 63.575, Cr: 147.966
YCgCo
Y: 197.000, Cg: 29.000, Co: 102.750
YDbDr
Y: 217.031, Db: -195.637, Dr: -60.822
YPbPr
Y: 220.891, Pb: -72.145, Pr: 17.894
xvYCC
Y: 205.706, Cb: 64.626, Cr: 143.719
YIQ
Y: 217.031, I: 58.357, Q: -38.384
YUV
Y: 217.031, U: -63.986, V: 28.046
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 8,5/10 ΔE = 3.857
Brand Color
Sprint ΔE = 4.179

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