#c4c476 Color Information

#c4c476 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 #c4c476, and its official name is Mélange Green. In RGB, it consists of 76.9% Red, 76.9% Green, and 46.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 39.8% Yellow, and 23.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 60.0°, with saturation of 39.8% and lightness of 61.6%. The decimal value for #c4c476 is 12895350, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cccc66. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #c4c476 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#c4c476 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorMélange Green Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color196, 196, 118 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color76.9%, 76.9%, 46.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.231, 0.231, 0.537 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0, 0.398, 0.231 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color60.0°, 39.8%, 61.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color60.0°, 39.8%, 76.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color45.775, 52.524, 24.865 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color118, 196, 118 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12895350 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color77.593, -11.496, 39.120 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)77.593, 40.774, 106.376 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color77.593, 3.795, 52.598 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color72.473, -14.085, 30.389 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.372, 0.426, 52.524 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4291085430 / 0xffc4c476 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cccc66 Copy
Last Updated: June 11, 2024

Shades of #c4c476

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #c4c476, its pure hue is 60.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 39.8%, and its lightness is 61.6%. 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 9 different shades of #c4c476, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #19190f to #acac67.

Tints of #c4c476

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #c4c476, its pure hue is 60.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 39.8%, and its lightness is 61.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #c4c476, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #cbcb87 to #f8f8ee.

Tones of #c4c476

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #c4c476, its pure hue is 60.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 39.8%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #c4c476, which range from #9d9d9d (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ffff3b (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #c4c476

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #c4c476! For #c4c476, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 4 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 3 unique colors including our original color, #c4c476. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #c4c476

This color, #c4c476, consists of 76.9% Red, 76.9% Green, and 46.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 196, Green = 196, Blue = 118. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #c4c476 is 0% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 39.8% Yellow, and 23.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R76.9%
C0.0%
G76.9%
M0.0%
B46.3%
Y39.8%
K23.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 196 196 118
Octal 304 304 166
Hexa #c4 #c4 #76
Binary 11000100 11000100 01110110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 0 39 23
Octal 0 0 47 27
Hexa #00 #00 #27 #17
Binary 00000000 00000000 00100111 00010111

Analogous Colors of #c4c476

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #c4c476 — which has hue 60.0° — its analogous colors are located at 30.0° and 90.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c4c476.

Triadic Colors of #c4c476

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 #c4c476 — which has hue 60.0° — its triadic colors are located at 60.0° and 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c4c476.

Complementary Color of #c4c476

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #c4c476 — which has hue 60.0° — its complementary color is located at 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c4c476.

Split Complementary Colors of #c4c476

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 #c4c476 — which has hue 60.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 60.0° and 270.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c4c476.

Tetradic Colors of #c4c476

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 #c4c476 — which has hue 60.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 330.0°, 60.0°, 150.0°, and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #c4c476.

Monochromatic Colors of #c4c476

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #c4c476, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #818157 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ebebb1 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #c4c476

We want to make getting started with #c4c476 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #c4c476 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #c4c476 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 #c4c476 with other HTML elements.

#c4c476 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #c4c476.
<span style="color: #c4c476;">The color of this text is #c4c476.</span>

#c4c476 Background Color

The background color for this text is #c4c476.
<div style="background-color: #c4c476; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #c4c476.</div>

#c4c476 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #c4c476.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #c4c476;">This color for the shadow of this text is #c4c476.</span>

#c4c476 Border Color

This is a div with border color #c4c476.
<div style="border: #c4c476 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #c4c476.</div>

#c4c476 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #c4c476 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c4c476; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c4c476 on a white background.</div></div>

#c4c476 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #c4c476 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #c4c476; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #c4c476 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #c4c476 to White

This is a gradient from #c4c476 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c4c476,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c4c476,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c4c476,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c4c476,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c4c476 to white.</div>

Gradient from #c4c476 to Black

This is a gradient from #c4c476 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#c4c476,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#c4c476,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#c4c476,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#c4c476,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #c4c476 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #c4c476

In addition to using #c4c476 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 #c4c476 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #c4c476, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 196, Green = 196, Blue = 118). If you need details about the color coordinates of #c4c476 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 #c4c476
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(196, 196, 118)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #c4c476; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #c4c476; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #c4c476; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(196, 196, 118);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#c4c476")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:196, green:196, blue:118, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:196 green:196 blue:118 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(196f, 196f, 118f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(196, 196, 118);
 

#c4c476 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #c4c476 the same way. For those with color blindness, #c4c476 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #c4c476 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #c4c476 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 #c4c476 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 #c4c476 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 Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #c4c476 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 1.8:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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