#c3ae2a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c3ae2a is composed of 76.5% red, 68.2% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 78.5% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 51.8 degrees, a saturation of 64.6% and a lightness of 46.5%. #c3ae2a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff54 with #875d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 76
    • G 68
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 78
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#c3ae2a color description : Strong yellow.

#c3ae2a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c3ae2a has RGB values of R:195, G:174, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:0.78, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 12824106.

Hex triplet c3ae2a #c3ae2a
RGB Decimal 195, 174, 42 rgb(195,174,42)
RGB Percent 76.5, 68.2, 16.5 rgb(76.5%,68.2%,16.5%)
CMYK 0, 11, 78, 24
HSL 51.8°, 64.6, 46.5 hsl(51.8,64.6%,46.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 51.8°, 78.5, 76.5
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 70.9, -6.034, 65.024
XYZ 38.06, 42.043, 8.301
xyY 0.431, 0.476, 42.043
CIE-LCH 70.9, 65.304, 95.302
CIE-LUV 70.9, 19.957, 71.154
Hunter-Lab 64.84, -8.694, 37.798
Binary 11000011, 10101110, 00101010

Color Schemes with #c3ae2a

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Alternatives to #c3ae2a

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#c3ae2a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c3ae2a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c3ae2a;}
.background {background-color:#c3ae2a;}
.border {border:1px solid #c3ae2a;}

Shades and Tints of #c3ae2a

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 #fcfaf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c3ae2a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a7973 is the less saturated color, while #e7c806 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c3ae2a 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
  • #c6b235 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dca939 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d0a6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b031 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d3ab34 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cba980 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population