#c5ae00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5ae00 is composed of 77.3% red, 68.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 11.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 53 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c5ae00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #8b5d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 77
    • G 68
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 12
    • Y 100
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c5ae00 color description : Strong yellow.

#c5ae00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5ae00 has RGB values of R:197, G:174, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.12, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12955136.

Hex triplet c5ae00 #c5ae00
RGB Decimal 197, 174, 0 rgb(197,174,0)
RGB Percent 77.3, 68.2, 0 rgb(77.3%,68.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 12, 100, 23
HSL 53°, 100, 38.6 hsl(53,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 53°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 70.97, -6.004, 73.318
XYZ 38.162, 42.144, 6.124
xyY 0.442, 0.488, 42.144
CIE-LCH 70.97, 73.563, 94.681
CIE-LUV 70.97, 21.969, 76.031
Hunter-Lab 64.918, -8.675, 39.849
Binary 11000101, 10101110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c5ae00

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Alternatives to #c5ae00

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#c5ae00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c5ae00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c5ae00;}
.background {background-color:#c5ae00;}
.border {border:1px solid #c5ae00;}

Shades and Tints of #c5ae00

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 #fffdec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5ae00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a685b is the less saturated color, while #c5ae00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5ae00 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8a481 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b202 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dea91a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d2a6b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b001 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d5ab11 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cda971 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population