#c59901 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c59901 is composed of 77.3% red, 60% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.3% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 46.5 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 38.8%. #c59901 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #8b3300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 77
    • G 60
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 22
    • Y 99
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c59901 color description : Strong yellow.

#c59901 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c59901 has RGB values of R:197, G:153, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:0.99, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12949761.

Hex triplet c59901 #c59901
RGB Decimal 197, 153, 1 rgb(197,153,1)
RGB Percent 77.3, 60, 0.4 rgb(77.3%,60%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 22, 99, 23
HSL 46.5°, 99, 38.8 hsl(46.5,99%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.5°, 99.5, 77.3
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 65.481, 5.194, 69.32
XYZ 34.423, 34.657, 4.905
xyY 0.465, 0.468, 34.657
CIE-LCH 65.481, 69.514, 85.715
CIE-LUV 65.481, 37.588, 67.97
Hunter-Lab 58.87, 1.353, 36.269
Binary 11000101, 10011001, 00000001

Color Schemes with #c59901

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Alternatives to #c59901

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#c59901 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c59901

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c59901;}
.background {background-color:#c59901;}
.border {border:1px solid #c59901;}

Shades and Tints of #c59901

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, #020100 is the darkest color, while #fffbed is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c59901

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a675c is the less saturated color, while #c59901 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c59901 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9f9677 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8a40e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cd9c0f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d0939d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bca009 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ca9a0a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cc9564 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population