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Lion Color

Color Name: Lion
Hex Color Code: #DECC9C
RGB Color Code: RGB(222, 204, 156)
CMYK Values *: 0.00%, 8.11%, 29.73%, 12.94%

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Lion is a pale yellow color representing the average color of the fur of a lion.

What color is Lion?

Lion color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Lion is #DECC9C, and the RGB color code is RGB(222, 204, 156).

In the RGB color model, Lion has a red value of 222, a green value of 204, and a blue value of 156. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 8.1% magenta, 29.7% yellow, and 12.9% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 43.6° (degrees), 50.0 % saturation, and 74.1 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Lion has a hue of 43.6° (degrees), 29.7 % saturation and 87.1 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Lion color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(222, 204, 156)

Red 222 (87.1%)
Green 204 (80.0%)
Blue 156 (61.2%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 43.64°
Saturation 50.00 %.
Lightness 74.12 %.
LRV ~ 61.1 %
Munsell Color System 6.5Y 8.1/4
XYZ X : 57.72
Y : 61.12
Z : 40.21
YXY Y1 : 61.12
X : 0.36
Y2 : 0.38
CMY C : 12.94%
M : 20.00%
Y : 38.82%


Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 8.11%
Yellow 29.73%
Key 12.94%


Hue 43.64°
Saturation 29.73 %.
Brightness / Value 87.06 %.
CIE-Lab L : 82.44
A : -0.9
B : 26.24
CIE-Lch L : 82.44
C : 26.25
H : 91.97
CIE-Luv L : 82.44
U : 13.92
V : 36.39
Hunter-Lab L : 78.18
A : -5.02
B : 24.23

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Color Combinations

Lion - #DECC9C Color Schemes and Palettes

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Lion. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

View more Lion - #DECC9C Color Combination

Lion - #DECC9C Opposite Color


Lion - #DECC9C Tints and Shades

Lion #decc9c Shades

Lion #decc9c Tints

Color Images

Lion - #DECC9C Color Images and Patterns

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