#e6b401 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e6b401 is composed of 90.2% red, 70.6% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 99.6% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 46.9 degrees, a saturation of 99.1% and a lightness of 45.3%. #e6b401 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #cd6900. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 90
    • G 71
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 22
    • Y 100
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#e6b401 color description : Vivid yellow.

#e6b401 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e6b401 has RGB values of R:230, G:180, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:1, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 15119361.

Hex triplet e6b401 #e6b401
RGB Decimal 230, 180, 1 rgb(230,180,1)
RGB Percent 90.2, 70.6, 0.4 rgb(90.2%,70.6%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 22, 100, 10
HSL 46.9°, 99.1, 45.3 hsl(46.9,99.1%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.9°, 99.6, 90.2
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 75.743, 5.368, 78.062
XYZ 48.961, 49.47, 6.999
xyY 0.464, 0.469, 49.47
CIE-LCH 75.743, 78.246, 86.066
CIE-LUV 75.743, 42.678, 78.745
Hunter-Lab 70.335, 1.169, 43.335
Binary 11100110, 10110100, 00000001

Color Schemes with #e6b401

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Alternatives to #e6b401

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#e6b401 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e6b401

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e6b401;}
.background {background-color:#e6b401;}
.border {border:1px solid #e6b401;}

Shades and Tints of #e6b401

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, #0f0c00 is the darkest color, while #fffefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e6b401

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b786c is the less saturated color, while #e6b401 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e6b401 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.

  • #afafaf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bab08c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d5be0f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #eeb512 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f0abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #dbba0a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ebb40c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ecae75 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population