#c5b257 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5b257 is composed of 77.3% red, 69.8% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9.6% magenta, 55.8% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 49.6 degrees, a saturation of 48.7% and a lightness of 55.7%. #c5b257 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffae with #8b6500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 77
    • G 70
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 56
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c5b257 color description : Moderate yellow.

#c5b257 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5b257 has RGB values of R:197, G:178, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.56, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12956247.

Hex triplet c5b257 #c5b257
RGB Decimal 197, 178, 87 rgb(197,178,87)
RGB Percent 77.3, 69.8, 34.1 rgb(77.3%,69.8%,34.1%)
CMYK 0, 10, 56, 23
HSL 49.6°, 48.7, 55.7 hsl(49.6,48.7%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.6°, 55.8, 77.3
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 72.495, -4.68, 48.274
XYZ 40.667, 44.4, 15.444
xyY 0.405, 0.442, 44.4
CIE-LCH 72.495, 48.501, 95.538
CIE-LUV 72.495, 17.137, 58.753
Hunter-Lab 66.634, -7.67, 32.901
Binary 11000101, 10110010, 01010111

Color Schemes with #c5b257

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Alternatives to #c5b257

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#c5b257 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c5b257

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c5b257;}
.background {background-color:#c5b257;}
.border {border:1px solid #c5b257;}

Shades and Tints of #c5b257

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, #070602 is the darkest color, while #fcfcf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5b257

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #91908b is the less saturated color, while #f9d423 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5b257 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b2ae9c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b55f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddad62 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d1acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b45c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d4af5e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ccae94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population