#a79500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a79500 is composed of 65.5% red, 58.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 53.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 32.7%. #a79500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #4f2b00. Closest websafe color is: #999900.

    • R 65
    • G 58
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 100
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a79500 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#a79500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a79500 has RGB values of R:167, G:149, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:1, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10982656.

Hex triplet a79500 #a79500
RGB Decimal 167, 149, 0 rgb(167,149,0)
RGB Percent 65.5, 58.4, 0 rgb(65.5%,58.4%,0%)
CMYK 0, 11, 100, 35
HSL 53.5°, 100, 32.7 hsl(53.5,100%,32.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.5°, 100, 65.5
Web Safe 999900 #999900
CIE-LAB 61.404, -6.242, 65.193
XYZ 26.684, 29.711, 4.329
xyY 0.439, 0.489, 29.711
CIE-LCH 61.404, 65.491, 95.469
CIE-LUV 61.404, 17.626, 65.951
Hunter-Lab 54.508, -8.005, 33.446
Binary 10100111, 10010101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #a79500

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Alternatives to #a79500

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#a79500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a79500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a79500;}
.background {background-color:#a79500;}
.border {border:1px solid #a79500;}

Shades and Tints of #a79500

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, #0a0900 is the darkest color, while #fffef5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a79500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5a594d is the less saturated color, while #a79500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a79500 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8f8b6e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ac9a00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c09217 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b4909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aa9800 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b7930f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #af9162 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population