#c6b242 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c6b242 is composed of 77.6% red, 69.8% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.1% magenta, 66.7% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 50.9 degrees, a saturation of 53.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #c6b242 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff84 with #8d6500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 78
    • G 70
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 67
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c6b242 color description : Moderate yellow.

#c6b242 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c6b242 has RGB values of R:198, G:178, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.67, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13021762.

Hex triplet c6b242 #c6b242
RGB Decimal 198, 178, 66 rgb(198,178,66)
RGB Percent 77.6, 69.8, 25.9 rgb(77.6%,69.8%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 10, 67, 22
HSL 50.9°, 53.7, 51.8 hsl(50.9,53.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.9°, 66.7, 77.6
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 72.389, -5.694, 57.648
XYZ 40.193, 44.241, 11.576
xyY 0.419, 0.461, 44.241
CIE-LCH 72.389, 57.929, 95.64
CIE-LUV 72.389, 18.678, 66.624
Hunter-Lab 66.514, -8.537, 36.241
Binary 11000110, 10110010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #c6b242

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Alternatives to #c6b242

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#c6b242 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c6b242

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c6b242;}
.background {background-color:#c6b242;}
.border {border:1px solid #c6b242;}

Shades and Tints of #c6b242

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 #fdfcf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c6b242

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d8a7b is the less saturated color, while #ffda09 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c6b242 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b0ac96 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b54b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfad4f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d2abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8b448 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d6ae4a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cead8c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population