#afae69 Color Information

#afae69 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #afae69. In RGB, it consists of 68.6% Red, 68.2% Green, and 41.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 0.6% Magenta, 40% Yellow, and 31.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 59.1°, with saturation of 30.4% and lightness of 54.9%. The decimal value for #afae69 is 11513449, and its nearest "web safe" color is #999966. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #afae69 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#afae69 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color175, 174, 105 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color68.6%, 68.2%, 41.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.314, 0.318, 0.588 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.006, 0.4, 0.314 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color59.1°, 30.4%, 54.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color59.1°, 40.0%, 68.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color35.365, 40.406, 19.300 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color106, 175, 105 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11513449 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color69.758, -10.021, 35.511 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)69.758, 36.898, 105.759 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color69.758, 4.020, 46.838 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color63.566, -11.931, 26.494 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.372, 0.425, 40.406 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289703529 / 0xffafae69 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#999966 Copy

Shades of #afae69

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #afae69, its pure hue is 59.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.4%, and its lightness is 54.9%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #afae69, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0a06 to #a5a463.

Tints of #afae69

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #afae69, its pure hue is 59.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.4%, and its lightness is 54.9%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #afae69, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #b4b372 to #fafaf6.

Tones of #afae69

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #afae69, its pure hue is 59.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.4%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #afae69, which range from #8c8c8c (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #fffc19 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #afae69

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #afae69! For #afae69, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #afae69. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #afae69

This color, #afae69, consists of 68.6% Red, 68.2% Green, and 41.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 175, Green = 174, Blue = 105. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #afae69 is 0% Cyan, 0.6% Magenta, 40% Yellow, and 31.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R68.6%
C0.0%
G68.2%
M0.6%
B41.2%
Y40.0%
K31.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 175 174 105
Octal 257 256 151
Hexa #af #ae #69
Binary 10101111 10101110 01101001
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 0 40 31
Octal 0 0 50 37
Hexa #00 #00 #28 #1f
Binary 00000000 00000000 00101000 00011111

Analogous Colors of #afae69

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #afae69 — which has hue 59.1° — its analogous colors are located at 29.1° and 89.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #afae69.

Triadic Colors of #afae69

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #afae69 — which has hue 59.1° — its triadic colors are located at 59.1° and 299.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #afae69.

Complementary Color of #afae69

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #afae69 — which has hue 59.1° — its complementary color is located at 239.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #afae69.

Split Complementary Colors of #afae69

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #afae69 — which has hue 59.1° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 59.1° and 269.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #afae69.

Tetradic Colors of #afae69

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #afae69 — which has hue 59.1° — its tetradic colors are located at 329.1°, 59.1°, 149.1°, and 239.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #afae69.

Monochromatic Colors of #afae69

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #afae69, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #5f5f46 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e0dfab (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #afae69

We want to make getting started with #afae69 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #afae69 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #afae69 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #afae69 with other HTML elements.

#afae69 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #afae69.
<span style="color: #afae69;">The color of this text is #afae69.</span>

#afae69 Background Color

The background color for this text is #afae69.
<div style="background-color: #afae69; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #afae69.</div>

#afae69 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #afae69.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #afae69;">This color for the shadow of this text is #afae69.</span>

#afae69 Border Color

This is a div with border color #afae69.
<div style="border: #afae69 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #afae69.</div>

#afae69 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #afae69 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #afae69; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #afae69 on a white background.</div></div>

#afae69 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #afae69 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #afae69; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #afae69 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #afae69 to White

This is a gradient from #afae69 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#afae69,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#afae69,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#afae69,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#afae69,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #afae69 to white.</div>

Gradient from #afae69 to Black

This is a gradient from #afae69 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#afae69,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#afae69,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#afae69,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#afae69,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #afae69 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #afae69

In addition to using #afae69 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #afae69 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #afae69, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 175, Green = 174, Blue = 105). If you need details about the color coordinates of #afae69 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #afae69
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(175, 174, 105)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #afae69; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #afae69; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #afae69; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(175, 174, 105);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#afae69")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:175, green:174, blue:105, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:175 green:174 blue:105 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(175f, 174f, 105f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(175, 174, 105);
 

#afae69 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #afae69 the same way. For those with color blindness, #afae69 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #afae69 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #afae69 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #afae69 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #afae69 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #afae69 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 2.3:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text