#c9b429 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b429 is composed of 78.8% red, 70.6% green and 16.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.4% magenta, 79.6% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 52.1 degrees, a saturation of 66.1% and a lightness of 47.5%. #c9b429 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff52 with #936900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc33.

    • R 79
    • G 71
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 80
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9b429 color description : Strong yellow.

#c9b429 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b429 has RGB values of R:201, G:180, B:41 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.8, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13218857.

Hex triplet c9b429 #c9b429
RGB Decimal 201, 180, 41 rgb(201,180,41)
RGB Percent 78.8, 70.6, 16.1 rgb(78.8%,70.6%,16.1%)
CMYK 0, 10, 80, 21
HSL 52.1°, 66.1, 47.5 hsl(52.1,66.1%,47.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 52.1°, 79.6, 78.8
Web Safe cccc33 #cccc33
CIE-LAB 73.037, -6.578, 67.447
XYZ 40.809, 45.221, 8.677
xyY 0.431, 0.477, 45.221
CIE-LCH 73.037, 67.767, 95.57
CIE-LUV 73.037, 20.151, 73.913
Hunter-Lab 67.247, -9.358, 39.423
Binary 11001001, 10110100, 00101001

Color Schemes with #c9b429

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Alternatives to #c9b429

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#c9b429 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9b429

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.text {color:#c9b429;}
.background {background-color:#c9b429;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9b429;}

Shades and Tints of #c9b429

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, #050501 is the darkest color, while #fdfcf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b429

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f7d73 is the less saturated color, while #eecf04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b429 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.

  • #aaaaaa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b0ac90 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb734 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e3ae39 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d6acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb630 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dab033 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d1af84 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population