#a59231 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a59231 is composed of 64.7% red, 57.3% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 11.5% magenta, 70.3% yellow and 35.3% black. It has a hue angle of 50.2 degrees, a saturation of 54.2% and a lightness of 42%. #a59231 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff62 with #4b2500. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 65
    • G 57
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 12
    • Y 70
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a59231 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#a59231 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a59231 has RGB values of R:165, G:146, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.12, Y:0.7, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10850865.

Hex triplet a59231 #a59231
RGB Decimal 165, 146, 49 rgb(165,146,49)
RGB Percent 64.7, 57.3, 19.2 rgb(64.7%,57.3%,19.2%)
CMYK 0, 12, 70, 35
HSL 50.2°, 54.2, 42 hsl(50.2,54.2%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.2°, 70.3, 64.7
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 60.587, -4.088, 51.65
XYZ 26.351, 28.78, 7.073
xyY 0.424, 0.463, 28.78
CIE-LCH 60.587, 51.811, 94.526
CIE-LUV 60.587, 17.395, 56.797
Hunter-Lab 53.647, -6.205, 29.736
Binary 10100101, 10010010, 00110001

Color Schemes with #a59231

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Alternatives to #a59231

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#a59231 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a59231

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a59231;}
.background {background-color:#a59231;}
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Shades and Tints of #a59231

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, #0e0c04 is the darkest color, while #fffefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a59231

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b6b6b is the less saturated color, while #ceae08 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a59231 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #928e7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8983b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bb903e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b28e98 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a79537 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b39139 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ad8f72 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population