#daa520 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #daa520 (also known as Goldenrod) is composed of 85.5% red, 64.7% green and 12.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 24.3% magenta, 85.3% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 42.9 degrees, a saturation of 74.4% and a lightness of 49%. #daa520 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff40 with #b54b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 85
    • G 65
    • B 13
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    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 85
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#daa520 color description : Vivid orange.

#daa520 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #daa520 has RGB values of R:218, G:165, B:32 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:0.85, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 14329120.

Hex triplet daa520 #daa520
RGB Decimal 218, 165, 32 rgb(218,165,32)
RGB Percent 85.5, 64.7, 12.5 rgb(85.5%,64.7%,12.5%)
CMYK 0, 24, 85, 15
HSL 42.9°, 74.4, 49 hsl(42.9,74.4%,49%)
HSV (or HSB) 42.9°, 85.3, 85.5
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 70.817, 8.521, 68.76
XYZ 42.63, 41.922, 7.213
xyY 0.465, 0.457, 41.922
CIE-LCH 70.817, 69.286, 82.936
CIE-LUV 70.817, 44.36, 69.993
Hunter-Lab 64.747, 4.218, 38.718
Binary 11011010, 10100101, 00100000

Color Schemes with #daa520

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Alternatives to #daa520

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#daa520 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #daa520

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CSS codes
.text {color:#daa520;}
.background {background-color:#daa520;}
.border {border:1px solid #daa520;}

Shades and Tints of #daa520

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, #0d0a02 is the darkest color, while #fefdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #daa520

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838077 is the less saturated color, while #f7b103 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #daa520 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b0a68b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b12d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dda92c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e49ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdad28 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dca727 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e0a177 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population