#c9b412 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b412 is composed of 78.8% red, 70.6% green and 7.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.4% magenta, 91% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 53.1 degrees, a saturation of 83.6% and a lightness of 42.9%. #c9b412 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff24 with #936900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 79
    • G 71
    • B 7
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 91
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9b412 color description : Strong yellow.

#c9b412 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b412 has RGB values of R:201, G:180, B:18 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.91, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13218834.

Hex triplet c9b412 #c9b412
RGB Decimal 201, 180, 18 rgb(201,180,18)
RGB Percent 78.8, 70.6, 7.1 rgb(78.8%,70.6%,7.1%)
CMYK 0, 10, 91, 21
HSL 53.1°, 83.6, 42.9 hsl(53.1,83.6%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.1°, 91, 78.8
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 72.961, -7.147, 72.714
XYZ 40.518, 45.105, 7.144
xyY 0.437, 0.486, 45.105
CIE-LCH 72.961, 73.065, 95.613
CIE-LUV 72.961, 20.501, 77.144
Hunter-Lab 67.16, -9.84, 40.705
Binary 11001001, 10110100, 00010010

Color Schemes with #c9b412

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Alternatives to #c9b412

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#c9b412 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9b412

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Shades and Tints of #c9b412

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, #030300 is the darkest color, while #fefcf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b412

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757366 is the less saturated color, while #dac101 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b412 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #afaa8a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdb71e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e4ae27 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d6abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb619 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dab01f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d1ae7b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population