#c49e21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c49e21 is composed of 76.9% red, 62% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 19.4% magenta, 83.2% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 46 degrees, a saturation of 71.2% and a lightness of 44.9%. #c49e21 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff42 with #893d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 77
    • G 62
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 19
    • Y 83
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c49e21 color description : Strong yellow.

#c49e21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c49e21 has RGB values of R:196, G:158, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.19, Y:0.83, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12885537.

Hex triplet c49e21 #c49e21
RGB Decimal 196, 158, 33 rgb(196,158,33)
RGB Percent 76.9, 62, 12.9 rgb(76.9%,62%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 19, 83, 23
HSL 46°, 71.2, 44.9 hsl(46,71.2%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 46°, 83.2, 76.9
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 66.749, 2.613, 64.154
XYZ 35.267, 36.301, 6.588
xyY 0.451, 0.464, 36.301
CIE-LCH 66.749, 64.208, 87.667
CIE-LUV 66.749, 32.498, 66.461
Hunter-Lab 60.25, -0.955, 35.692
Binary 11000100, 10011110, 00100001

Color Schemes with #c49e21

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Alternatives to #c49e21

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#c49e21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c49e21

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c49e21;}
.background {background-color:#c49e21;}
.border {border:1px solid #c49e21;}

Shades and Tints of #c49e21

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, #0b0902 is the darkest color, while #fefdfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c49e21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757470 is the less saturated color, while #deac07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c49e21 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a39c83 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa72d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d09f2e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cf98a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bea429 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cb9e29 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cb9a73 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population