#c9b431 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b431 is composed of 78.8% red, 70.6% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.4% magenta, 75.6% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 51.7 degrees, a saturation of 60.8% and a lightness of 49%. #c9b431 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff62 with #936900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc33.

    • R 79
    • G 71
    • B 19
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    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 76
    • K 21
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#c9b431 color description : Strong yellow.

#c9b431 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b431 has RGB values of R:201, G:180, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.76, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13218865.

Hex triplet c9b431 #c9b431
RGB Decimal 201, 180, 49 rgb(201,180,49)
RGB Percent 78.8, 70.6, 19.2 rgb(78.8%,70.6%,19.2%)
CMYK 0, 10, 76, 21
HSL 51.7°, 60.8, 49 hsl(51.7,60.8%,49%)
HSV (or HSB) 51.7°, 75.6, 78.8
Web Safe cccc33 #cccc33
CIE-LAB 73.078, -6.278, 64.913
XYZ 40.963, 45.283, 9.488
xyY 0.428, 0.473, 45.283
CIE-LCH 73.078, 65.216, 95.524
CIE-LUV 73.078, 19.967, 72.222
Hunter-Lab 67.293, -9.103, 38.745
Binary 11001001, 10110100, 00110001

Color Schemes with #c9b431

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Alternatives to #c9b431

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#c9b431 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9b431

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.text {color:#c9b431;}
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Shades and Tints of #c9b431

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, #0c0b03 is the darkest color, while #fefefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b431

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868374 is the less saturated color, while #f9d701 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b431 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b1ad93 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb73b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e3ae40 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d6acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb637 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d9b03a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d1af87 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population