#c98500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c98500 is composed of 78.8% red, 52.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 33.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 39.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #c98500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #930b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 79
    • G 52
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 34
    • Y 100
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c98500 color description : Strong orange.

#c98500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c98500 has RGB values of R:201, G:133, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.34, Y:1, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13206784.

Hex triplet c98500 #c98500
RGB Decimal 201, 133, 0 rgb(201,133,0)
RGB Percent 78.8, 52.2, 0 rgb(78.8%,52.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 34, 100, 21
HSL 39.7°, 100, 39.4 hsl(39.7,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 39.7°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 60.953, 17.856, 66.611
XYZ 32.476, 29.195, 3.925
xyY 0.495, 0.445, 29.195
CIE-LCH 60.953, 68.963, 74.994
CIE-LUV 60.953, 56.713, 60.697
Hunter-Lab 54.032, 12.73, 33.516
Binary 11001001, 10000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c98500

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Alternatives to #c98500

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#c98500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c98500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c98500;}
.background {background-color:#c98500;}
.border {border:1px solid #c98500;}

Shades and Tints of #c98500

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, #050300 is the darkest color, while #fffaf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c98500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c675d is the less saturated color, while #c98500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c98500 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97896e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ab9910 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bf9100 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d1828a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6910a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c28c00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ce8358 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population