#c9ae5d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9ae5d is composed of 78.8% red, 68.2% green and 36.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 13.4% magenta, 53.7% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 45 degrees, a saturation of 50% and a lightness of 57.6%. #c9ae5d color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffba with #935d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 79
    • G 68
    • B 36
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 13
    • Y 54
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9ae5d color description : Moderate yellow.

#c9ae5d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9ae5d has RGB values of R:201, G:174, B:93 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.13, Y:0.54, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13217373.

Hex triplet c9ae5d #c9ae5d
RGB Decimal 201, 174, 93 rgb(201,174,93)
RGB Percent 78.8, 68.2, 36.5 rgb(78.8%,68.2%,36.5%)
CMYK 0, 13, 54, 21
HSL 45°, 50, 57.6 hsl(45,50%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 45°, 53.7, 78.8
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 71.88, -0.392, 44.722
XYZ 41.199, 43.481, 16.578
xyY 0.407, 0.429, 43.481
CIE-LCH 71.88, 44.724, 90.503
CIE-LUV 71.88, 22.347, 54.428
Hunter-Lab 65.94, -3.869, 31.252
Binary 11001001, 10101110, 01011101

Color Schemes with #c9ae5d

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.text {color:#c9ae5d;}
.background {background-color:#c9ae5d;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9ae5d;}

Shades and Tints of #c9ae5d

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, #0f0c05 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9ae5d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #97958f is the less saturated color, while #fbc72b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9ae5d 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b3ad9d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b466 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daac67 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d3a9b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b262 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d4ad63 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cfaa94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population