#a9c311 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9c311 is composed of 66.3% red, 76.5% green and 6.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.3% cyan, 0% magenta, 91.3% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 68.8 degrees, a saturation of 84% and a lightness of 41.6%. #a9c311 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff22 with #538700. Closest websafe color is: #99cc00.

    • R 66
    • G 76
    • B 7
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 0
    • Y 91
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#a9c311 color description : Strong yellow.

#a9c311 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9c311 has RGB values of R:169, G:195, B:17 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0, Y:0.91, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 11125521.

Hex triplet a9c311 #a9c311
RGB Decimal 169, 195, 17 rgb(169,195,17)
RGB Percent 66.3, 76.5, 6.7 rgb(66.3%,76.5%,6.7%)
CMYK 13, 0, 91, 24
HSL 68.8°, 84, 41.6 hsl(68.8,84%,41.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 68.8°, 91.3, 76.5
Web Safe 99cc00 #99cc00
CIE-LAB 74.512, -28.447, 72.976
XYZ 35.978, 47.506, 7.804
xyY 0.394, 0.52, 47.506
CIE-LCH 74.512, 78.325, 111.297
CIE-LUV 74.512, -11.06, 82.823
Hunter-Lab 68.924, -27.441, 41.534
Binary 10101001, 11000011, 00010001

Color Schemes with #a9c311

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Alternatives to #a9c311

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#a9c311 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9c311

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9c311;}
.background {background-color:#a9c311;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9c311;}

Shades and Tints of #a9c311

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, #0d0f01 is the darkest color, while #fefffc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9c311

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f7163 is the less saturated color, while #b5d301 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9c311 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7ad89 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d1bb19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e9b22f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2be16 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d1b824 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6bc84 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population