#c6a301 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c6a301 is composed of 77.6% red, 63.9% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 17.7% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 49.3 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 39%. #c6a301 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #8d4700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 78
    • G 64
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 18
    • Y 99
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c6a301 color description : Strong yellow.

#c6a301 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c6a301 has RGB values of R:198, G:163, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.18, Y:0.99, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13017857.

Hex triplet c6a301 #c6a301
RGB Decimal 198, 163, 1 rgb(198,163,1)
RGB Percent 77.6, 63.9, 0.4 rgb(77.6%,63.9%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 18, 99, 22
HSL 49.3°, 99, 39 hsl(49.3,99%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.3°, 99.5, 77.6
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 68.171, 0.267, 71.253
XYZ 36.392, 38.204, 5.486
xyY 0.454, 0.477, 38.204
CIE-LCH 68.171, 71.253, 89.785
CIE-LUV 68.171, 30.779, 71.785
Hunter-Lab 61.809, -3.07, 38.004
Binary 11000110, 10100011, 00000001

Color Schemes with #c6a301

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Alternatives to #c6a301

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#c6a301 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c6a301

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c6a301;}
.background {background-color:#c6a301;}
.border {border:1px solid #c6a301;}

Shades and Tints of #c6a301

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, #030200 is the darkest color, while #fffcee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c6a301

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a685d is the less saturated color, while #c6a301 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c6a301 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a49d7c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfab0c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5a215 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d29ca7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1a808 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cfa20e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cd9e6a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population