#c6a400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c6a400 is composed of 77.6% red, 64.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 17.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 49.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 38.8%. #c6a400 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #8d4900. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 78
    • G 64
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 17
    • Y 100
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c6a400 color description : Strong yellow.

#c6a400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c6a400 has RGB values of R:198, G:164, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.17, Y:1, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13018112.

Hex triplet c6a400 #c6a400
RGB Decimal 198, 164, 0 rgb(198,164,0)
RGB Percent 77.6, 64.3, 0 rgb(77.6%,64.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 17, 100, 22
HSL 49.7°, 100, 38.8 hsl(49.7,100%,38.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.7°, 100, 77.6
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 68.43, -0.277, 71.563
XYZ 36.565, 38.558, 5.517
xyY 0.453, 0.478, 38.558
CIE-LCH 68.43, 71.564, 90.222
CIE-LUV 68.43, 30.041, 72.233
Hunter-Lab 62.095, -3.557, 38.199
Binary 11000110, 10100100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c6a400

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Alternatives to #c6a400

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#c6a400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c6a400

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c6a400;}
.background {background-color:#c6a400;}
.border {border:1px solid #c6a400;}

Shades and Tints of #c6a400

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, #020200 is the darkest color, while #fffced is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c6a400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b685b is the less saturated color, while #c6a400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c6a400 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
  • #c0ab09 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6a315 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d29da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2a805 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d0a30d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cd9f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population