#c4a300 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c4a300 is composed of 76.9% red, 63.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 16.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 49.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #c4a300 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #894700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 77
    • G 64
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 17
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c4a300 color description : Strong yellow.

#c4a300 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c4a300 has RGB values of R:196, G:163, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.17, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12886784.

Hex triplet c4a300 #c4a300
RGB Decimal 196, 163, 0 rgb(196,163,0)
RGB Percent 76.9, 63.9, 0 rgb(76.9%,63.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 17, 100, 23
HSL 49.9°, 100, 38.4 hsl(49.9,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.9°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 67.97, -0.638, 71.148
XYZ 35.863, 37.932, 5.433
xyY 0.453, 0.479, 37.932
CIE-LCH 67.97, 71.15, 90.514
CIE-LUV 67.97, 29.256, 71.818
Hunter-Lab 61.589, -3.841, 37.882
Binary 11000100, 10100011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c4a300

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Alternatives to #c4a300

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#c4a300 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c4a300

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#c4a300 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c4a300;}
.background {background-color:#c4a300;}
.border {border:1px solid #c4a300;}

Shades and Tints of #c4a300

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, #131000 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c4a300

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a675a is the less saturated color, while #c4a300 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c4a300 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a29c7b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfaa08 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5a215 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d09ca7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0a705 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cea20d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cb9e6a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population