#c79700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c79700 is composed of 78% red, 59.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 24.1% magenta, 100% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 45.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39%. #c79700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #8f2f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 78
    • G 59
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 100
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c79700 color description : Strong yellow.

#c79700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c79700 has RGB values of R:199, G:151, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:1, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13080320.

Hex triplet c79700 #c79700
RGB Decimal 199, 151, 0 rgb(199,151,0)
RGB Percent 78, 59.2, 0 rgb(78%,59.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 24, 100, 22
HSL 45.5°, 100, 39 hsl(45.5,100%,39%)
HSV (or HSB) 45.5°, 100, 78
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 65.182, 7.16, 69.353
XYZ 34.621, 34.277, 4.793
xyY 0.47, 0.465, 34.277
CIE-LCH 65.182, 69.721, 84.106
CIE-LUV 65.182, 40.727, 67.331
Hunter-Lab 58.547, 3.096, 36.129
Binary 11000111, 10010111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c79700

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Alternatives to #c79700

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#c79700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c79700

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c79700;}
.background {background-color:#c79700;}
.border {border:1px solid #c79700;}

Shades and Tints of #c79700

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 #fffbee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c79700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b675c is the less saturated color, while #c79700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c79700 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9576 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7a30c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cc9b0a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d1929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bc9f08 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ca9906 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cd9363 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population