#c8a900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c8a900 is composed of 78.4% red, 66.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 15.5% magenta, 100% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 50.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.2%. #c8a900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #915300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 78
    • G 66
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 16
    • Y 100
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c8a900 color description : Strong yellow.

#c8a900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c8a900 has RGB values of R:200, G:169, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:1, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13150464.

Hex triplet c8a900 #c8a900
RGB Decimal 200, 169, 0 rgb(200,169,0)
RGB Percent 78.4, 66.3, 0 rgb(78.4%,66.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 16, 100, 22
HSL 50.7°, 100, 39.2 hsl(50.7,100%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.7°, 100, 78.4
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 69.935, -2.041, 72.714
XYZ 38.008, 40.657, 5.846
xyY 0.45, 0.481, 40.657
CIE-LCH 69.935, 72.743, 91.608
CIE-LUV 69.935, 27.859, 74.167
Hunter-Lab 63.763, -5.184, 39.198
Binary 11001000, 10101001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c8a900

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Alternatives to #c8a900

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#c8a900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c8a900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c8a900;}
.background {background-color:#c8a900;}
.border {border:1px solid #c8a900;}

Shades and Tints of #c8a900

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, #040300 is the darkest color, while #fffdef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c8a900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c695c is the less saturated color, while #c8a900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c8a900 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a17f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4af08 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dba617 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d4a1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5ad05 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d4a70f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d0a46e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population