#e6e859 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e6e859 is composed of 90.2% red, 91% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 61.6% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 60.8 degrees, a saturation of 75.7% and a lightness of 62.9%. #e6e859 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffb2 with #cdd100. Closest websafe color is: #ffff66.

    • R 90
    • G 91
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 62
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#e6e859 color description : Soft yellow.

#e6e859 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e6e859 has RGB values of R:230, G:232, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:0.62, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 15132761.

Hex triplet e6e859 #e6e859
RGB Decimal 230, 232, 89 rgb(230,232,89)
RGB Percent 90.2, 91, 34.9 rgb(90.2%,91%,34.9%)
CMYK 1, 0, 62, 9
HSL 60.8°, 75.7, 62.9 hsl(60.8,75.7%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 60.8°, 61.6, 91
Web Safe ffff66 #ffff66
CIE-LAB 89.514, -18.176, 67.026
XYZ 63.293, 75.258, 20.643
xyY 0.398, 0.473, 75.258
CIE-LCH 89.514, 69.447, 105.173
CIE-LUV 89.514, 4.696, 83.498
Hunter-Lab 86.752, -21.584, 46.618
Binary 11100110, 11101000, 01011001

Color Schemes with #e6e859

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Alternatives to #e6e859

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#e6e859 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e6e859

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e6e859;}
.background {background-color:#e6e859;}
.border {border:1px solid #e6e859;}

Shades and Tints of #e6e859

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, #060601 is the darkest color, while #fdfdf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e6e859

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a79a is the less saturated color, while #fbfe43 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e6e859 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.

  • #d7d7d7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #dadabe Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #fbe25f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffddb2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f6dbea Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f3e45d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f5e192 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #f0dfb5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population