#c3aa00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c3aa00 is composed of 76.5% red, 66.7% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 12.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 52.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.2%. #c3aa00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #875500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 76
    • G 67
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 13
    • Y 100
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#c3aa00 color description : Strong yellow.

#c3aa00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c3aa00 has RGB values of R:195, G:170, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.13, Y:1, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 12823040.

Hex triplet c3aa00 #c3aa00
RGB Decimal 195, 170, 0 rgb(195,170,0)
RGB Percent 76.5, 66.7, 0 rgb(76.5%,66.7%,0%)
CMYK 0, 13, 100, 24
HSL 52.3°, 100, 38.2 hsl(52.3,100%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 52.3°, 100, 76.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 69.72, -4.793, 72.341
XYZ 36.881, 40.353, 5.846
xyY 0.444, 0.486, 40.353
CIE-LCH 69.72, 72.5, 93.791
CIE-LUV 69.72, 23.364, 74.475
Hunter-Lab 63.524, -7.533, 39.01
Binary 11000011, 10101010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c3aa00

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Alternatives to #c3aa00

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#c3aa00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c3aa00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c3aa00;}
.background {background-color:#c3aa00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c3aa00;}

Shades and Tints of #c3aa00

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, #121000 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c3aa00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #69675a is the less saturated color, while #c3aa00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c3aa00 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a5a07e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4af04 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa619 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d0a2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3ad03 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d1a710 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cba56e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population