#dcdc00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #dcdc00 is composed of 86.3% red, 86.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.1%. #dcdc00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #b9b900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 86
    • G 86
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 100
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#dcdc00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#dcdc00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #dcdc00 has RGB values of R:220, G:220, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:1, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 14474240.

Hex triplet dcdc00 #dcdc00
RGB Decimal 220, 220, 0 rgb(220,220,0)
RGB Percent 86.3, 86.3, 0 rgb(86.3%,86.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 0, 100, 14
HSL 60°, 100, 43.1 hsl(60,100%,43.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 100, 86.3
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 85.202, -19.283, 84.509
XYZ 55.109, 66.403, 9.914
xyY 0.419, 0.505, 66.403
CIE-LCH 85.202, 86.681, 102.854
CIE-LUV 85.202, 6.753, 93.664
Hunter-Lab 81.488, -21.888, 49.828
Binary 11011100, 11011100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #dcdc00

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Alternatives to #dcdc00

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#dcdc00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #dcdc00

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#dcdc00 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#dcdc00;}
.background {background-color:#dcdc00;}
.border {border:1px solid #dcdc00;}

Shades and Tints of #dcdc00

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, #040400 is the darkest color, while #fffff0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #dcdc00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767666 is the less saturated color, while #dcdc00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #dcdc00 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.

  • #c3c3c3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c8c89c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f1d700 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffcf81 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #edcfdd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e9d900 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f2d452 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e6d38d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population