#c4b500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c4b500 is composed of 76.9% red, 71% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 7.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 55.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.4%. #c4b500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #896b00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 77
    • G 71
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 8
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c4b500 color description : Strong yellow.

#c4b500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c4b500 has RGB values of R:196, G:181, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12891392.

Hex triplet c4b500 #c4b500
RGB Decimal 196, 181, 0 rgb(196,181,0)
RGB Percent 76.9, 71, 0 rgb(76.9%,71%,0%)
CMYK 0, 8, 100, 23
HSL 55.4°, 100, 38.4 hsl(55.4,100%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 55.4°, 100, 76.9
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 72.75, -10.081, 74.553
XYZ 39.289, 44.785, 6.575
xyY 0.433, 0.494, 44.785
CIE-LCH 72.75, 75.231, 97.701
CIE-LUV 72.75, 16.279, 78.697
Hunter-Lab 66.921, -12.316, 41.02
Binary 11000100, 10110101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c4b500

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Alternatives to #c4b500

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#c4b500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c4b500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c4b500;}
.background {background-color:#c4b500;}
.border {border:1px solid #c4b500;}

Shades and Tints of #c4b500

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, #131200 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c4b500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a685a is the less saturated color, while #c4b500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c4b500 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
  • #aba884 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb600 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e4ad1e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d2acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b600 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d8b013 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cdaf75 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population