#c9b978 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b978 is composed of 78.8% red, 72.5% green and 47.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8% magenta, 40.3% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 48.1 degrees, a saturation of 42.9% and a lightness of 62.9%. #c9b978 color hex could be obtained by blending #fffff0 with #937300. Closest websafe color is: #cccc66.

    • R 79
    • G 73
    • B 47
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    • C 0
    • M 8
    • Y 40
    • K 21
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#c9b978 color description : Slightly desaturated yellow.

#c9b978 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b978 has RGB values of R:201, G:185, B:120 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:0.4, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13220216.

Hex triplet c9b978 #c9b978
RGB Decimal 201, 185, 120 rgb(201,185,120)
RGB Percent 78.8, 72.5, 47.1 rgb(78.8%,72.5%,47.1%)
CMYK 0, 8, 40, 21
HSL 48.1°, 42.9, 62.9 hsl(48.1,42.9%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.1°, 40.3, 78.8
Web Safe cccc66 #cccc66
CIE-LAB 75.122, -3.571, 35.027
XYZ 44.826, 48.472, 24.763
xyY 0.38, 0.411, 48.472
CIE-LCH 75.122, 35.208, 95.822
CIE-LUV 75.122, 13.725, 46.099
Hunter-Lab 69.622, -6.912, 27.647
Binary 11001001, 10111001, 01111000

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Alternatives to #c9b978

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Text with hexadecimal color #c9b978

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9b978;}
.background {background-color:#c9b978;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9b978;}

Shades and Tints of #c9b978

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, #050502 is the darkest color, while #fbfaf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b978

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a5a39c is the less saturated color, while #fcd845 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b978 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bab7aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccbc7e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0b481 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d3b4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbbb7c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d7b67d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cfb6a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population