#c59d00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c59d00 is composed of 77.3% red, 61.6% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 20.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 47.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c59d00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #8b3b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 77
    • G 62
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 20
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c59d00 color description : Strong yellow.

#c59d00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c59d00 has RGB values of R:197, G:157, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.2, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12950784.

Hex triplet c59d00 #c59d00
RGB Decimal 197, 157, 0 rgb(197,157,0)
RGB Percent 77.3, 61.6, 0 rgb(77.3%,61.6%,0%)
CMYK 0, 20, 100, 23
HSL 47.8°, 100, 38.6 hsl(47.8,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 47.8°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 66.509, 3.024, 70.172
XYZ 35.084, 35.986, 5.098
xyY 0.461, 0.472, 35.986
CIE-LCH 66.509, 70.237, 87.532
CIE-LUV 66.509, 34.539, 69.555
Hunter-Lab 59.988, -0.586, 36.953
Binary 11000101, 10011101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c59d00

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Alternatives to #c59d00

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#c59d00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c59d00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c59d00;}
.background {background-color:#c59d00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c59d00;}

Shades and Tints of #c59d00

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, #010100 is the darkest color, while #fffbec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c59d00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a675b is the less saturated color, while #c59d00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c59d00 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a09879 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bba60a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d09e11 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d097a1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bea306 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cc9d0b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cc9966 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population