#c5a524 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5a524 is composed of 77.3% red, 64.7% green and 14.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 16.2% magenta, 81.7% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 48.1 degrees, a saturation of 69.1% and a lightness of 45.7%. #c5a524 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff48 with #8b4b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 77
    • G 65
    • B 14
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 16
    • Y 82
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c5a524 color description : Strong yellow.

#c5a524 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5a524 has RGB values of R:197, G:165, B:36 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:0.82, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12952868.

Hex triplet c5a524 #c5a524
RGB Decimal 197, 165, 36 rgb(197,165,36)
RGB Percent 77.3, 64.7, 14.1 rgb(77.3%,64.7%,14.1%)
CMYK 0, 16, 82, 23
HSL 48.1°, 69.1, 45.7 hsl(48.1,69.1%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.1°, 81.7, 77.3
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 68.686, -0.601, 64.98
XYZ 36.8, 38.909, 7.241
xyY 0.444, 0.469, 38.909
CIE-LCH 68.686, 64.983, 90.53
CIE-LUV 68.686, 28.024, 68.74
Hunter-Lab 62.377, -3.853, 36.782
Binary 11000101, 10100101, 00100100

Color Schemes with #c5a524

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Alternatives to #c5a524

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#c5a524 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c5a524

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c5a524;}
.background {background-color:#c5a524;}
.border {border:1px solid #c5a524;}

Shades and Tints of #c5a524

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, #0f0c03 is the darkest color, while #fffefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5a524

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d7a6c is the less saturated color, while #e9bb00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5a524 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a187 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0ac30 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6a332 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d19ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2a92b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cfa42d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cca179 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population