#c9af55 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9af55 is composed of 78.8% red, 68.6% green and 33.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 12.9% magenta, 57.7% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 46.6 degrees, a saturation of 51.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #c9af55 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffaa with #935f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 79
    • G 69
    • B 33
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 13
    • Y 58
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9af55 color description : Moderate yellow.

#c9af55 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9af55 has RGB values of R:201, G:175, B:85 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.13, Y:0.58, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13217621.

Hex triplet c9af55 #c9af55
RGB Decimal 201, 175, 85 rgb(201,175,85)
RGB Percent 78.8, 68.6, 33.3 rgb(78.8%,68.6%,33.3%)
CMYK 0, 13, 58, 21
HSL 46.6°, 51.8, 56.1 hsl(46.6,51.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.6°, 57.7, 78.8
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 72.051, -1.562, 48.811
XYZ 41.057, 43.735, 14.873
xyY 0.412, 0.439, 43.735
CIE-LCH 72.051, 48.836, 91.833
CIE-LUV 72.051, 22.09, 58.406
Hunter-Lab 66.132, -4.912, 32.958
Binary 11001001, 10101111, 01010101

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#c9af55 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #c9af55

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, #090703 is the darkest color, while #fdfcf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9af55

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #959289 is the less saturated color, while #fdcc21 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9af55 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
  • #b3ad9b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b45e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dcac60 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d4a9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b25a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d5ad5c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d0ab92 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population