#daa500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #daa500 is composed of 85.5% red, 64.7% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 24.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 45.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 42.7%. #daa500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #b54b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 85
    • G 65
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 100
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#daa500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#daa500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #daa500 has RGB values of R:218, G:165, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:1, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 14329088.

Hex triplet daa500 #daa500
RGB Decimal 218, 165, 0 rgb(218,165,0)
RGB Percent 85.5, 64.7, 0 rgb(85.5%,64.7%,0%)
CMYK 0, 24, 100, 15
HSL 45.4°, 100, 42.7 hsl(45.4,100%,42.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 45.4°, 100, 85.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 70.745, 8.049, 74.135
XYZ 42.369, 41.818, 5.84
xyY 0.471, 0.465, 41.818
CIE-LCH 70.745, 74.571, 83.803
CIE-LUV 70.745, 44.876, 72.996
Hunter-Lab 64.667, 3.785, 39.912
Binary 11011010, 10100101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #daa500

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Alternatives to #daa500

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#daa500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #daa500

This text has a font color of #daa500.

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#daa500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#daa500;}
.background {background-color:#daa500;}
.border {border:1px solid #daa500;}

Shades and Tints of #daa500

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, #020200 is the darkest color, while #fffbee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #daa500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757165 is the less saturated color, while #daa500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #daa500 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ada382 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b10e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dea80a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e49ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cdad08 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dca706 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e0a06b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population