#c3ae00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c3ae00 is composed of 76.5% red, 68.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 53.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.2%. #c3ae00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #875d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 76
    • G 68
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 100
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#c3ae00 color description : Strong yellow.

#c3ae00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c3ae00 has RGB values of R:195, G:174, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:1, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 12824064.

Hex triplet c3ae00 #c3ae00
RGB Decimal 195, 174, 0 rgb(195,174,0)
RGB Percent 76.5, 68.2, 0 rgb(76.5%,68.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 11, 100, 24
HSL 53.5°, 100, 38.2 hsl(53.5,100%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.5°, 100, 76.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 70.785, -6.891, 73.101
XYZ 37.642, 41.875, 6.1
xyY 0.44, 0.489, 41.875
CIE-LCH 70.785, 73.425, 95.385
CIE-LUV 70.785, 20.489, 76.006
Hunter-Lab 64.711, -9.412, 39.709
Binary 11000011, 10101110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c3ae00

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Alternatives to #c3ae00

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#c3ae00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c3ae00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c3ae00;}
.background {background-color:#c3ae00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c3ae00;}

Shades and Tints of #c3ae00

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 #c3ae00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #69675a is the less saturated color, while #c3ae00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c3ae00 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a380 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b100 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dda81b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d0a6b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b000 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d4aa11 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cba971 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population