#c4af27 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c4af27 is composed of 76.9% red, 68.6% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.7% magenta, 80.1% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 52 degrees, a saturation of 66.8% and a lightness of 46.1%. #c4af27 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff4e with #895f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 77
    • G 69
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 80
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c4af27 color description : Strong yellow.

#c4af27 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c4af27 has RGB values of R:196, G:175, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:0.8, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12889895.

Hex triplet c4af27 #c4af27
RGB Decimal 196, 175, 39 rgb(196,175,39)
RGB Percent 76.9, 68.6, 15.3 rgb(76.9%,68.6%,15.3%)
CMYK 0, 11, 80, 23
HSL 52°, 66.8, 46.1 hsl(52,66.8%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 52°, 80.1, 76.9
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 71.244, -6.224, 66.288
XYZ 38.461, 42.543, 8.105
xyY 0.432, 0.477, 42.543
CIE-LCH 71.244, 66.58, 95.364
CIE-LUV 71.244, 20.051, 72.173
Hunter-Lab 65.225, -8.888, 38.29
Binary 11000100, 10101111, 00100111

Color Schemes with #c4af27

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Alternatives to #c4af27

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#c4af27 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c4af27

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c4af27;}
.background {background-color:#c4af27;}
.border {border:1px solid #c4af27;}

Shades and Tints of #c4af27

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 #c4af27

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c7a6f is the less saturated color, while #e8c903 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c4af27 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aca88d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b232 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #deaa37 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d1a7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b12e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d4ab31 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ccaa80 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population