#dec500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #dec500 is composed of 87.1% red, 77.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 11.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 53.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.5%. #dec500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #bd8b00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 87
    • G 77
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 100
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#dec500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#dec500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #dec500 has RGB values of R:222, G:197, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:1, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 14599424.

Hex triplet dec500 #dec500
RGB Decimal 222, 197, 0 rgb(222,197,0)
RGB Percent 87.1, 77.3, 0 rgb(87.1%,77.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 11, 100, 13
HSL 53.2°, 100, 43.5 hsl(53.2,100%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.2°, 100, 87.1
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 79.308, -6.937, 80.323
XYZ 50.091, 55.464, 8.067
xyY 0.441, 0.488, 55.464
CIE-LCH 79.308, 80.622, 94.936
CIE-LUV 79.308, 23.972, 85.034
Hunter-Lab 74.474, -10.271, 45.709
Binary 11011110, 11000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #dec500

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Alternatives to #dec500

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#dec500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #dec500

This text has a font color of #dec500.

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#dec500 background color

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#dec500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#dec500;}
.background {background-color:#dec500;}
.border {border:1px solid #dec500;}

Shades and Tints of #dec500

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, #060600 is the darkest color, while #fffdf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #dec500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #787666 is the less saturated color, while #dec500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #dec500 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #beb992 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dfc700 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f9bd1e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ebbac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #dfc600 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #efc013 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e6be7f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population