#cc9900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #cc9900 is composed of 80% red, 60% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 25% magenta, 100% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 45 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 40%. #cc9900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #993300. #cc9900 (or #c90) is a websafe color.

    • R 80
    • G 60
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 25
    • Y 100
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#cc9900 color description : Strong yellow.

#cc9900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #cc9900 has RGB values of R:204, G:153, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.25, Y:1, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 13408512.

Hex triplet cc9900 #cc9900
RGB Decimal 204, 153, 0 rgb(204,153,0)
RGB Percent 80, 60, 0 rgb(80%,60%,0%)
CMYK 0, 25, 100, 20
HSL 45°, 100, 40 hsl(45,100%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 45°, 100, 80
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 66.23, 8.305, 70.327
XYZ 36.294, 35.622, 4.964
xyY 0.472, 0.463, 35.622
CIE-LCH 66.23, 70.816, 83.265
CIE-LUV 66.23, 43.14, 68.2
Hunter-Lab 59.684, 4.099, 36.847
Binary 11001100, 10011001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #cc9900

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Alternatives to #cc9900

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#cc9900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #cc9900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#cc9900;}
.background {background-color:#cc9900;}
.border {border:1px solid #cc9900;}

Shades and Tints of #cc9900

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, #080600 is the darkest color, while #fffcf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #cc9900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6a5e is the less saturated color, while #cc9900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #cc9900 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a29779 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa60d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cf9d07 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #d6939d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0a108 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ce9c04 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #d29564 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population