#c8b300 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c8b300 is composed of 78.4% red, 70.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.5% magenta, 100% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 53.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.2%. #c8b300 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #916700. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 78
    • G 70
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 100
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#c8b300 color description : Strong yellow.

#c8b300 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c8b300 has RGB values of R:200, G:179, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:1, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 13153024.

Hex triplet c8b300 #c8b300
RGB Decimal 200, 179, 0 rgb(200,179,0)
RGB Percent 78.4, 70.2, 0 rgb(78.4%,70.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 11, 100, 22
HSL 53.7°, 100, 39.2 hsl(53.7,100%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.7°, 100, 78.4
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 72.575, -7.283, 74.592
XYZ 39.94, 44.521, 6.49
xyY 0.439, 0.49, 44.521
CIE-LCH 72.575, 74.947, 95.577
CIE-LUV 72.575, 20.61, 77.977
Hunter-Lab 66.724, -9.92, 40.94
Binary 11001000, 10110011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c8b300

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Alternatives to #c8b300

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#c8b300 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c8b300

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#c8b300 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c8b300;}
.background {background-color:#c8b300;}
.border {border:1px solid #c8b300;}

Shades and Tints of #c8b300

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 #c8b300

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6a5c is the less saturated color, while #c8b300 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c8b300 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.

  • #a5a5a5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aca884 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb600 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e3ad1c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d5aab6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab500 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d9af12 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d0ad74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population