#e9e500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e9e500 is composed of 91.4% red, 89.8% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 8.6% black. It has a hue angle of 59 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.7%. #e9e500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #d3cb00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 91
    • G 90
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 100
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#e9e500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#e9e500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e9e500 has RGB values of R:233, G:229, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:1, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 15328512.

Hex triplet e9e500 #e9e500
RGB Decimal 233, 229, 0 rgb(233,229,0)
RGB Percent 91.4, 89.8, 0 rgb(91.4%,89.8%,0%)
CMYK 0, 2, 100, 9
HSL 59°, 100, 45.7 hsl(59,100%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 59°, 100, 91.4
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 88.621, -18.199, 87.474
XYZ 61.624, 73.364, 10.915
xyY 0.422, 0.503, 73.364
CIE-LCH 88.621, 89.347, 101.752
CIE-LUV 88.621, 9.751, 97.091
Hunter-Lab 85.653, -21.468, 52.402
Binary 11101001, 11100101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #e9e500

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Alternatives to #e9e500

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#e9e500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e9e500

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#e9e500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e9e500;}
.background {background-color:#e9e500;}
.border {border:1px solid #e9e500;}

Shades and Tints of #e9e500

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, #111100 is the darkest color, while #fffffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e9e500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d7d6c is the less saturated color, while #e9e500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e9e500 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.

  • #cccccc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #d2d1a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #fbe000 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffdaa7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f9d6e6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f4e200 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f7de6a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #f3dc92 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population