#dcb242 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #dcb242 is composed of 86.3% red, 69.8% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 19.1% magenta, 70% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 43.6 degrees, a saturation of 68.8% and a lightness of 56.1%. #dcb242 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff84 with #b96500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 86
    • G 70
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 19
    • Y 70
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#dcb242 color description : Bright orange.

#dcb242 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #dcb242 has RGB values of R:220, G:178, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.19, Y:0.7, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 14463554.

Hex triplet dcb242 #dcb242
RGB Decimal 220, 178, 66 rgb(220,178,66)
RGB Percent 86.3, 69.8, 25.9 rgb(86.3%,69.8%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 19, 70, 14
HSL 43.6°, 68.8, 56.1 hsl(43.6,68.8%,56.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 43.6°, 70, 86.3
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 74.478, 3.762, 60.459
XYZ 46.42, 47.452, 11.868
xyY 0.439, 0.449, 47.452
CIE-LCH 74.478, 60.576, 86.439
CIE-LUV 74.478, 34.924, 67.451
Hunter-Lab 68.885, -0.264, 38.005
Binary 11011100, 10110010, 01000010

Color Schemes with #dcb242

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Alternatives to #dcb242

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#dcb242 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #dcb242

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CSS codes
.text {color:#dcb242;}
.background {background-color:#dcb242;}
.border {border:1px solid #dcb242;}

Shades and Tints of #dcb242

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, #0a0702 is the darkest color, while #fefcf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #dcb242

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979387 is the less saturated color, while #fec220 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #dcb242 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.

  • #b2b2b2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bab29c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfbb4d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e6b24d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e6abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #d4b749 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e2b249 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e2ad8c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population