#a79960 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a79960 is composed of 65.5% red, 60% green and 37.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8.4% magenta, 42.5% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 48.2 degrees, a saturation of 28.7% and a lightness of 51.6%. #a79960 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffc0 with #4f3300. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 65
    • G 60
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 8
    • Y 43
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a79960 color description : Mostly desaturated dark yellow.

#a79960 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a79960 has RGB values of R:167, G:153, B:96 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:0.43, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10983776.

Hex triplet a79960 #a79960
RGB Decimal 167, 153, 96 rgb(167,153,96)
RGB Percent 65.5, 60, 37.6 rgb(65.5%,60%,37.6%)
CMYK 0, 8, 43, 35
HSL 48.2°, 28.7, 51.6 hsl(48.2,28.7%,51.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.2°, 42.5, 65.5
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 63.213, -3.139, 31.784
XYZ 29.439, 31.843, 15.661
xyY 0.383, 0.414, 31.843
CIE-LCH 63.213, 31.939, 95.641
CIE-LUV 63.213, 12.07, 40.189
Hunter-Lab 56.43, -5.631, 23.046
Binary 10100111, 10011001, 01100000

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#a79960 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a79960

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a79960;}
.background {background-color:#a79960;}
.border {border:1px solid #a79960;}

Shades and Tints of #a79960

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, #050503 is the darkest color, while #fbfaf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a79960

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b887d is the less saturated color, while #fdcd0a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a79960 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a978c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ab9e68 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bc976a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b297a1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aa9c65 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b49866 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ae9789 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population