#c9c947 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9c947 is composed of 78.8% red, 78.8% green and 27.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 64.7% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 54.6% and a lightness of 53.3%. #c9c947 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff8e with #939300. Closest websafe color is: #cccc33.

    • R 79
    • G 79
    • B 28
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 65
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9c947 color description : Moderate yellow.

#c9c947 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9c947 has RGB values of R:201, G:201, B:71 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.65, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13224263.

Hex triplet c9c947 #c9c947
RGB Decimal 201, 201, 71 rgb(201,201,71)
RGB Percent 78.8, 78.8, 27.8 rgb(78.8%,78.8%,27.8%)
CMYK 0, 0, 65, 21
HSL 60°, 54.6, 53.3 hsl(60,54.6%,53.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 64.7, 78.8
Web Safe cccc33 #cccc33
CIE-LAB 78.837, -15.901, 62.376
XYZ 46.111, 54.646, 14.08
xyY 0.402, 0.476, 54.646
CIE-LCH 78.837, 64.371, 104.302
CIE-LUV 78.837, 5.415, 75.109
Hunter-Lab 73.923, -18.022, 40.454
Binary 11001001, 11001001, 01000111

Color Schemes with #c9c947

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Alternatives to #c9c947

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#c9c947 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9c947

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9c947;}
.background {background-color:#c9c947;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9c947;}

Shades and Tints of #c9c947

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, #0d0d04 is the darkest color, while #fefefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9c947

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898987 is the less saturated color, while #f7f719 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9c947 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bdbda3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dcc64f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f4bd56 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d8bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #d5c74c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e4c150 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d3c29c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population