#c6a401 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c6a401 is composed of 77.6% red, 64.3% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 17.2% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 49.6 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 39%. #c6a401 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #8d4900. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 78
    • G 64
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 17
    • Y 99
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c6a401 color description : Strong yellow.

#c6a401 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c6a401 has RGB values of R:198, G:164, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.17, Y:0.99, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13018113.

Hex triplet c6a401 #c6a401
RGB Decimal 198, 164, 1 rgb(198,164,1)
RGB Percent 77.6, 64.3, 0.4 rgb(77.6%,64.3%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 17, 99, 22
HSL 49.6°, 99, 39 hsl(49.6,99%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.6°, 99.5, 77.6
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 68.432, -0.266, 71.437
XYZ 36.57, 38.56, 5.545
xyY 0.453, 0.478, 38.56
CIE-LCH 68.432, 71.437, 90.213
CIE-LUV 68.432, 30.032, 72.166
Hunter-Lab 62.097, -3.548, 38.173
Binary 11000110, 10100100, 00000001

Color Schemes with #c6a401

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Alternatives to #c6a401

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#c6a401 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c6a401

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c6a401;}
.background {background-color:#c6a401;}
.border {border:1px solid #c6a401;}

Shades and Tints of #c6a401

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 #c6a401

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a685d is the less saturated color, while #c6a401 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c6a401 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a49e7d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0ab0c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6a316 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d29da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2a808 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d0a30e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cd9f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population