#c9c700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9c700 is composed of 78.8% red, 78% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1% magenta, 100% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 59.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #c9c700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #938f00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 79
    • G 78
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 100
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9c700 color description : Strong yellow.

#c9c700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9c700 has RGB values of R:201, G:199, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:1, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13223680.

Hex triplet c9c700 #c9c700
RGB Decimal 201, 199, 0 rgb(201,199,0)
RGB Percent 78.8, 78, 0 rgb(78.8%,78%,0%)
CMYK 0, 1, 100, 21
HSL 59.4°, 100, 39.4 hsl(59.4,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 59.4°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 78.031, -17.026, 78.578
XYZ 44.511, 53.265, 7.937
xyY 0.421, 0.504, 53.265
CIE-LCH 78.031, 80.401, 102.226
CIE-LUV 78.031, 7.553, 85.615
Hunter-Lab 72.983, -18.856, 44.641
Binary 11001001, 11000111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #c9c700

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Alternatives to #c9c700

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#c9c700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9c700

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9c700;}
.background {background-color:#c9c700;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9c700;}

Shades and Tints of #c9c700

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, #050500 is the darkest color, while #fffff0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9c700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6c5d is the less saturated color, while #c9c700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9c700 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.

  • #b1b1b1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b6b58e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dcc400 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f5ba24 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d9bcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #d5c500 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e5bf17 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d3c080 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population