#c79b56 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c79b56 is composed of 78% red, 60.8% green and 33.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.1% magenta, 56.8% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 36.6 degrees, a saturation of 50.2% and a lightness of 55.9%. #c79b56 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffac with #8f3700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 78
    • G 61
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 22
    • Y 57
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c79b56 color description : Moderate orange.

#c79b56 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c79b56 has RGB values of R:199, G:155, B:86 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:0.57, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13081430.

Hex triplet c79b56 #c79b56
RGB Decimal 199, 155, 86 rgb(199,155,86)
RGB Percent 78, 60.8, 33.7 rgb(78%,60.8%,33.7%)
CMYK 0, 22, 57, 22
HSL 36.6°, 50.2, 55.9 hsl(36.6,50.2%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 36.6°, 56.8, 78
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 66.717, 8.395, 42.018
XYZ 36.955, 36.258, 13.856
xyY 0.424, 0.416, 36.258
CIE-LCH 66.717, 42.848, 78.701
CIE-LUV 66.717, 34.397, 48.542
Hunter-Lab 60.215, 4.171, 28.508
Binary 11000111, 10011011, 01010110

Color Schemes with #c79b56

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Alternatives to #c79b56

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#c79b56 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #c79b56

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, #080603 is the darkest color, while #fdfbf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c79b56

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #93908a is the less saturated color, while #fba622 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c79b56 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a89f91 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6a761 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ca9f5e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d098a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bca25d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c99e5b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cc9986 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population