#c5c500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5c500 is composed of 77.3% red, 77.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c5c500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #8b8b00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

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

#c5c500 color description : Strong yellow.

#c5c500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5c500 has RGB values of R:197, G:197, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:1, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12961024.

Hex triplet c5c500 #c5c500
RGB Decimal 197, 197, 0 rgb(197,197,0)
RGB Percent 77.3, 77.3, 0 rgb(77.3%,77.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 0, 100, 23
HSL 60°, 100, 38.6 hsl(60,100%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 100, 77.3
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 77.163, -17.752, 77.797
XYZ 42.992, 51.804, 7.734
xyY 0.419, 0.505, 51.804
CIE-LCH 77.163, 79.796, 102.854
CIE-LUV 77.163, 6.116, 84.827
Hunter-Lab 71.975, -19.333, 44.011
Binary 11000101, 11000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c5c500

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Alternatives to #c5c500

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#c5c500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c5c500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c5c500;}
.background {background-color:#c5c500;}
.border {border:1px solid #c5c500;}

Shades and Tints of #c5c500

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 #ffffec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5c500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a6a5b is the less saturated color, while #c5c500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5c500 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.

  • #afafaf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b3b38c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d9c200 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f2b824 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d5bac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #d2c300 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e1bd17 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cfbe7f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population