#a9c500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a9c500 is composed of 66.3% red, 77.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 68.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #a9c500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #538b00. Closest websafe color is: #99cc00.

    • R 66
    • G 77
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 0
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#a9c500 color description : Strong yellow.

#a9c500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a9c500 has RGB values of R:169, G:197, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 11126016.

Hex triplet a9c500 #a9c500
RGB Decimal 169, 197, 0 rgb(169,197,0)
RGB Percent 66.3, 77.3, 0 rgb(66.3%,77.3%,0%)
CMYK 14, 0, 100, 23
HSL 68.5°, 100, 38.6 hsl(68.5,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 68.5°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe 99cc00 #99cc00
CIE-LAB 75.056, -29.624, 75.294
XYZ 36.328, 48.367, 7.422
xyY 0.394, 0.525, 48.367
CIE-LCH 75.056, 80.912, 111.477
CIE-LUV 75.056, -12.213, 84.72
Hunter-Lab 69.547, -28.466, 42.355
Binary 10101001, 11000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #a9c500

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Alternatives to #a9c500

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#a9c500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a9c500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a9c500;}
.background {background-color:#a9c500;}
.border {border:1px solid #a9c500;}

Shades and Tints of #a9c500

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, #010100 is the darkest color, while #fcffec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a9c500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686a5b is the less saturated color, while #a9c500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a9c500 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7ac85 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d3bc00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ebb328 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bebac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4bf00 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d3b91a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6be7f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population