#caa972 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #caa972 is composed of 79.2% red, 66.3% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 16.3% magenta, 43.6% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 37.5 degrees, a saturation of 45.4% and a lightness of 62%. #caa972 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffe4 with #955300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 79
    • G 66
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 16
    • Y 44
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#caa972 color description : Slightly desaturated orange.

#caa972 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #caa972 has RGB values of R:202, G:169, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:0.44, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 13281650.

Hex triplet caa972 #caa972
RGB Decimal 202, 169, 114 rgb(202,169,114)
RGB Percent 79.2, 66.3, 44.7 rgb(79.2%,66.3%,44.7%)
CMYK 0, 16, 44, 21
HSL 37.5°, 45.4, 62 hsl(37.5,45.4%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 37.5°, 43.6, 79.2
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 70.973, 4.686, 32.837
XYZ 41.582, 42.149, 21.864
xyY 0.394, 0.399, 42.149
CIE-LCH 70.973, 33.17, 81.878
CIE-LUV 70.973, 25.013, 41.239
Hunter-Lab 64.922, 0.715, 25.478
Binary 11001010, 10101001, 01110010

Color Schemes with #caa972

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Alternatives to #caa972

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#caa972 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #caa972

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.border {border:1px solid #caa972;}

Shades and Tints of #caa972

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, #020101 is the darkest color, while #faf7f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #caa972

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a5a097 is the less saturated color, while #feb63e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #caa972 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.

  • #adadad Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b3aca1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b17a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3aa7a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d3a6b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3ae77 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d0aa77 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #cfa79a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population