Champagne (color)

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Champagne-colored topaz cystals on quartz

The color champagne is a name given for various very pale tints of yellowish-orange that are close to beige. The color's name is derived from the typical color of the beverage Champagne.

Champagne[edit]

ChampagneHow to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #F7E7CE
sRGBB  (rgb) (247, 231, 206)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (0, 6, 17, 3)
HSV       (h, s, v) (37°, 17%, 97[1]%)
Source [1]/Maerz and Paul
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

The color champagne is displayed at right.

The first recorded use of champagne as a color name in English was in 1915.[2]

A glass of Champagne


Variations of champagne[edit]

Medium champagne[edit]

Champagne (ISCC-NBS #89)How to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #F3E5AB
sRGBB  (rgb) (243, 229, 171)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (0, 6, 30, 5)
HSV       (h, s, v) (48°, 30%, 95[3]%)
Source ISCC-NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color medium champagne.

The medium tone of "champagne" displayed at right is the color called champagne in the Dictionary of Color Names (1955) in color sample #89.[4]

Deep champagne[edit]

Champagne (ISCC-NBS #73)How to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #FAD6A5
sRGBB  (rgb) (250, 214, 165)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (0, 14, 34, 2)
HSV       (h, s, v) (35°, 34%, 98[5]%)
Source ISCC-NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

The deep tone of "champagne" displayed at right is the color called champagne in the Dictionary of Color Names (1955) in color sample #73.[6]

Dark champagne[edit]

Champagne (ISCC-NBS #90)How to read this color infobox
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #C2B280
sRGBB  (rgb) (194, 178, 128)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (0, 8, 34, 24)
HSV       (h, s, v) (45°, 34%, 76[7]%)
Source ISCC-NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color dark champagne.

The dark tone of "champagne" displayed at right is the color called champagne in the ISCC-NBS Dictionary of Color Names (1955) in color sample #90.

Champagne in human culture[edit]

Animal husbandry

Astronomy

Merchandise

  • Champagne is most often used to describe gemstones or paint finishes (such as for an automobile) in order to imply that one is purchasing a luxury product.

Music

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