#c3ae28 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c3ae28 is composed of 76.5% red, 68.2% green and 15.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 79.5% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 51.9 degrees, a saturation of 66% and a lightness of 46.1%. #c3ae28 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff50 with #875d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 76
    • G 68
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 79
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#c3ae28 color description : Strong yellow.

#c3ae28 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c3ae28 has RGB values of R:195, G:174, B:40 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:0.79, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 12824104.

Hex triplet c3ae28 #c3ae28
RGB Decimal 195, 174, 40 rgb(195,174,40)
RGB Percent 76.5, 68.2, 15.7 rgb(76.5%,68.2%,15.7%)
CMYK 0, 11, 79, 24
HSL 51.9°, 66, 46.1 hsl(51.9,66%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 51.9°, 79.5, 76.5
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 70.891, -6.105, 65.639
XYZ 38.025, 42.029, 8.117
xyY 0.431, 0.477, 42.029
CIE-LCH 70.891, 65.922, 95.314
CIE-LUV 70.891, 20.001, 71.555
Hunter-Lab 64.83, -8.754, 37.957
Binary 11000011, 10101110, 00101000

Color Schemes with #c3ae28

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Alternatives to #c3ae28

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#c3ae28 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c3ae28

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c3ae28;}
.background {background-color:#c3ae28;}
.border {border:1px solid #c3ae28;}

Shades and Tints of #c3ae28

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, #100e03 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c3ae28

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b7970 is the less saturated color, while #e7c804 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c3ae28 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aba78c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b233 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dca938 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d0a6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b02f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d3ab32 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cba980 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population