#e6c218 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e6c218 is composed of 90.2% red, 76.1% green and 9.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 15.7% magenta, 89.6% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 49.5 degrees, a saturation of 81.1% and a lightness of 49.8%. #e6c218 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff30 with #cd8500. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 90
    • G 76
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 16
    • Y 90
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#e6c218 color description : Vivid yellow.

#e6c218 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e6c218 has RGB values of R:230, G:194, B:24 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:0.9, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 15122968.

Hex triplet e6c218 #e6c218
RGB Decimal 230, 194, 24 rgb(230,194,24)
RGB Percent 90.2, 76.1, 9.4 rgb(90.2%,76.1%,9.4%)
CMYK 0, 16, 90, 10
HSL 49.5°, 81.1, 49.8 hsl(49.5,81.1%,49.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.5°, 89.6, 90.2
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 79.314, -1.66, 77.771
XYZ 52.091, 55.475, 8.828
xyY 0.448, 0.477, 55.475
CIE-LCH 79.314, 77.789, 91.223
CIE-LUV 79.314, 31.917, 82.379
Hunter-Lab 74.481, -5.504, 45.109
Binary 11100110, 11000010, 00011000

Color Schemes with #e6c218

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Alternatives to #e6c218

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#e6c218 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e6c218

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e6c218;}
.background {background-color:#e6c218;}
.border {border:1px solid #e6c218;}

Shades and Tints of #e6c218

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, #110e02 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e6c218

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #84827a is the less saturated color, while #facf04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e6c218 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.

  • #b9b9b9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c2bb99 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dfc724 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f9bd2a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f2b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e1c520 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f2bf23 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #edbb86 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population