Color Name: Straw

Hex Color Code: #E4D96F

RGB Color Code: RGB(228, 217, 111)

CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 4.8%, 51.3%, 10.6%





Straw is a pale yellow color representing the Straw, a dry stalks of cereal plants.


What color is Straw?

Straw color belongs to the Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Straw is #E4D96F, and the RGB color code is RGB(228, 217, 111).

In the RGB color model, Straw has a red value of 228, a green value of 217, and a blue value of 111. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 4.8% magenta, 51.3% yellow, and 10.6% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 54.4° (degrees), 68.4 % saturation, and 66.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Straw has a hue of 54.4° (degrees), 51.3 % saturation and 89.4 % brightness/value.

Straw is cool or warm?

The color Straw is a warm color.

What is the LRV of Straw?

Straw has an LRV of nearly 67. By LRV value, it is a light color.
Light Reflectance Value (LRV), indicates how light or dark a color will look on a scale of 0 (black) to 100 (white).





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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

RGBA - RGB(228, 217, 111)

Red 228 (89.4%)
Green 217 (85.1%)
Blue 111 (43.5%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 54.36°
Saturation 68.42 %.
Lightness 66.47 %.
HWB H: 54.36°
W: 43.53 %
B: 10.59 %
LRV ~ 67.3 %
Munsell Color System 0.3GY 8.4/7.7
XYZ X : 59.68
Y : 67.27
Z : 24.88
YXY Y1 : 67.27
X : 0.39
Y2 : 0.44
CMY C : 10.59%
M : 14.90%
Y : 56.47%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 4.82%
Yellow 51.32%
Key 10.59%

HSV/HSB

Hue 54.36°
Saturation 51.32 %.
Brightness / Value 89.41 %.
CIE-Lab L : 85.64
A : -9.95
B : 52.97
CIE-Lch L : 85.64
C : 53.9
H : 100.64
CIE-Luv L : 85.64
U : 12.19
V : 68.11
Hunter-Lab L : 82.02
A : -13.65
B : 39.43








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Color Combinations


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Straw e4d96f Monochromatic Color Palette
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.

Straw e4d96f Analogous Color Palette
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.

Straw e4d96f triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Straw e4d96f tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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