#c4a979 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c4a979 is composed of 76.9% red, 66.3% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 13.8% magenta, 38.3% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 38.4 degrees, a saturation of 38.9% and a lightness of 62.2%. #c4a979 color hex could be obtained by blending #fffff2 with #895300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

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#c4a979 color description : Slightly desaturated orange.

#c4a979 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c4a979 has RGB values of R:196, G:169, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.14, Y:0.38, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12888441.

    • Hex triplet c4a979
    • RGB Decimal 196, 169, 121
    • RGB Percent 76.9, 66.3, 47.5
    • CMYK 0, 14, 38, 23
    • HSL 38.4°, 38.9, 62.2
    • HSV (or HSB) 38.4°, 38.3, 76.9
    • Web Safe cc9966
    • CIE-LAB 70.52, 3.02, 28.412
    • XYZ 40.404, 41.493, 23.969
    • xyY 0.382, 0.392, 41.493
    • CIE-LCH 70.52, 28.572, 83.933
    • CIE-LUV 70.52, 20.29, 36.621
    • Hunter-Lab 64.415, -0.764, 23.029
    • Binary 11000100, 10101001, 01111001

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Alternatives to #c4a979

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#c4a979 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c4a979

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c4a979;}
.background {background-color:#c4a979;}
.border {border:1px solid #c4a979;}

Shades and Tints of #c4a979

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #020201 is the darkest color, while #faf8f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c4a979

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9f9e is the less saturated color, while #f8b845 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c4a979 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #acacac Achromatopsia :
    0.005% of the population
  • #b1aba2 Atypical Achromatopsia :
    0.001% of the population
  • #bdb081 Protanopia :
    1% of men
  • #d0a981 Deuteranopia :
    1% of men
  • #cda6b2 Tritanopia :
    0.001% of the population
  • #c0ad7e Protanomaly :
    1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cca97e Deuteranomaly :
    6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c9a79d Tritanomaly:
    0.01% of the population
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