#c9b40f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b40f is composed of 78.8% red, 70.6% green and 5.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.4% magenta, 92.5% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 53.2 degrees, a saturation of 86.1% and a lightness of 42.4%. #c9b40f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff1e with #936900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 79
    • G 71
    • B 6
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 93
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9b40f color description : Strong yellow.

#c9b40f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b40f has RGB values of R:201, G:180, B:15 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.93, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13218831.

Hex triplet c9b40f #c9b40f
RGB Decimal 201, 180, 15 rgb(201,180,15)
RGB Percent 78.8, 70.6, 5.9 rgb(78.8%,70.6%,5.9%)
CMYK 0, 10, 93, 21
HSL 53.2°, 86.1, 42.4 hsl(53.2,86.1%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.2°, 92.5, 78.8
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 72.955, -7.192, 73.162
XYZ 40.495, 45.096, 7.023
xyY 0.437, 0.487, 45.096
CIE-LCH 72.955, 73.514, 95.614
CIE-LUV 72.955, 20.529, 77.401
Hunter-Lab 67.153, -9.878, 40.807
Binary 11001001, 10110100, 00001111

Color Schemes with #c9b40f

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Alternatives to #c9b40f

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#c9b40f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9b40f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9b40f;}
.background {background-color:#c9b40f;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9b40f;}

Shades and Tints of #c9b40f

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #fefced is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b40f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6d6a is the less saturated color, while #d1ba07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b40f 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aeaa89 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdb71b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e4ae25 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d6abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb616 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dab01d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d1ae7a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population