#c9ab1e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9ab1e is composed of 78.8% red, 67.1% green and 11.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 14.9% magenta, 85.1% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 49.5 degrees, a saturation of 74% and a lightness of 45.3%. #c9ab1e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff3c with #935700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 79
    • G 67
    • B 12
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 15
    • Y 85
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9ab1e color description : Strong yellow.

#c9ab1e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9ab1e has RGB values of R:201, G:171, B:30 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.15, Y:0.85, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13216542.

Hex triplet c9ab1e #c9ab1e
RGB Decimal 201, 171, 30 rgb(201,171,30)
RGB Percent 78.8, 67.1, 11.8 rgb(78.8%,67.1%,11.8%)
CMYK 0, 15, 85, 21
HSL 49.5°, 74, 45.3 hsl(49.5,74%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.5°, 85.1, 78.8
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 70.621, -2.186, 68.406
XYZ 38.885, 41.639, 7.217
xyY 0.443, 0.475, 41.639
CIE-LCH 70.621, 68.441, 91.83
CIE-LUV 70.621, 26.797, 72.205
Hunter-Lab 64.528, -5.358, 38.538
Binary 11001001, 10101011, 00011110

Color Schemes with #c9ab1e

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Alternatives to #c9ab1e

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#c9ab1e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9ab1e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9ab1e;}
.background {background-color:#c9ab1e;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9ab1e;}

Shades and Tints of #c9ab1e

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, #0d0b02 is the darkest color, while #fefefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9ab1e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #79776e is the less saturated color, while #e4bc03 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9ab1e 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aba589 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b12a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dca82e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d5a4af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7af25 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d5a928 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d1a67a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population