#c9aa02 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9aa02 is composed of 78.8% red, 66.7% green and 0.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 15.4% magenta, 99% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 50.7 degrees, a saturation of 98% and a lightness of 39.8%. #c9aa02 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff04 with #935500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 79
    • G 67
    • B 1
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 15
    • Y 99
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9aa02 color description : Strong yellow.

#c9aa02 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9aa02 has RGB values of R:201, G:170, B:2 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.15, Y:0.99, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13216258.

Hex triplet c9aa02 #c9aa02
RGB Decimal 201, 170, 2 rgb(201,170,2)
RGB Percent 78.8, 66.7, 0.8 rgb(78.8%,66.7%,0.8%)
CMYK 0, 15, 99, 21
HSL 50.7°, 98, 39.8 hsl(50.7,98%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.7°, 99, 78.8
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 70.297, -2.103, 72.773
XYZ 38.474, 41.173, 5.978
xyY 0.449, 0.481, 41.173
CIE-LCH 70.297, 72.803, 91.655
CIE-LUV 70.297, 27.863, 74.433
Hunter-Lab 64.166, -5.263, 39.392
Binary 11001001, 10101010, 00000010

Color Schemes with #c9aa02

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Alternatives to #c9aa02

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#c9aa02 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #c9aa02

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, #070600 is the darkest color, while #fffdf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9aa02

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6b6960 is the less saturated color, while #c9aa02 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9aa02 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
  • #a8a280 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b00d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dca719 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d5a2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6ae09 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d5a810 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d1a56f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population