#c9c9a5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9c9a5 is composed of 78.8% red, 78.8% green and 64.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.9% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 25% and a lightness of 71.8%. #c9c9a5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #93934b. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 79
    • G 79
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#c9c9a5 color description : Grayish yellow.

#c9c9a5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9c9a5 has RGB values of R:201, G:201, B:165 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13224357.

Hex triplet c9c9a5 #c9c9a5
RGB Decimal 201, 201, 165 rgb(201,201,165)
RGB Percent 78.8, 78.8, 64.7 rgb(78.8%,78.8%,64.7%)
CMYK 0, 0, 18, 21
HSL 60°, 25, 71.8 hsl(60,25%,71.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 17.9, 78.8
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 80.128, -6.023, 18.039
XYZ 51.764, 56.908, 43.853
xyY 0.339, 0.373, 56.908
CIE-LCH 80.128, 19.018, 108.464
CIE-LUV 80.128, 1.919, 26.655
Hunter-Lab 75.437, -9.53, 18.34
Binary 11001001, 11001001, 10100101

Color Schemes with #c9c9a5

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#c9c9a5 Preview

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.background {background-color:#c9c9a5;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9c9a5;}

Shades and Tints of #c9c9a5

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, #080805 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9c9a5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b8b6 is the less saturated color, while #fbfb73 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9c9a5 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.

  • #c5c5c5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c6c6bf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d4c9a8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e6c2ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d2c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #d0c9a7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dbc4a9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cfc6c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population