CAPACITOR COLOR CODES

Color

1st Digit (A) 2nd Digit (B) Multiplier (C) Tolerance (D)
Black
Brown
Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Blue
Violet
Gray
White
Gold
Silver
No Color
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
-
-
-
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
-
-
-
1
10
100
1,000
10,000
100,000
1,000,000
10,000,000
100,000,000
1,000,000,000
0.1 (EIA)
0.01 (EIA)
-
20 %
1 %
2 %
3 %
4 %
5 %
6 %
7 %
8 %
9 %
5 %
10 %
20 %

Color Codes for Ceramic Capacitors

 Color

Decimal
Multiplier (C)
Tolerance (D) Temp Coef
ppm/ oC
Above 10pf Below 10pf
Black
Brown
Red
Orange
Yellow
Green
Blue
Violet
Gray
White
1
10
100
1000
-
-
-
-
0.01
0.1
20
1
2
-
-
5
-
-
-
10
2.0
-
-
-
-
0.5
-
-
0.25
1.0
0
- 30
- 80
- 150
- 220
- 330
- 470
- 750
30
500
Ceramic disc capacitors are usually labeled.  If the number is < 1 then the value is picofarads, if > 1 the value is microfarads.  The letter R is sometimes used as a decimal, eg, 4R7 = 4.7. 
Disc Capacitor =
Ceramic Capacitor =

Mica Capacitor

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