#c9c8b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9c8b5 is composed of 78.8% red, 78.4% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 10% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 57 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 74.9%. #c9c8b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #93916b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 79
    • G 78
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9c8b5 color description : Grayish yellow.

#c9c8b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9c8b5 has RGB values of R:201, G:200, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13224117.

Hex triplet c9c8b5 #c9c8b5
RGB Decimal 201, 200, 181 rgb(201,200,181)
RGB Percent 78.8, 78.4, 71 rgb(78.8%,78.4%,71%)
CMYK 0, 0, 10, 21
HSL 57°, 15.6, 74.9 hsl(57,15.6%,74.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 57°, 10, 78.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 80.215, -2.966, 9.625
XYZ 53.081, 57.062, 51.931
xyY 0.328, 0.352, 57.062
CIE-LCH 80.215, 10.072, 107.127
CIE-LUV 80.215, 1.626, 14.565
Hunter-Lab 75.54, -6.765, 12.118
Binary 11001001, 11001000, 10110101

Color Schemes with #c9c8b5

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.border {border:1px solid #c9c8b5;}

Shades and Tints of #c9c8b5

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, #050504 is the darkest color, while #fbfbf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9c8b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfbfbf is the less saturated color, while #faf484 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9c8b5 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.

  • #c6c6c6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c7c6c3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d1c9b8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2c3bb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d0c6d4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec8b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d8c4b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cdc7c9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population