#ecc400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ecc400 is composed of 92.5% red, 76.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 16.9% magenta, 100% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 49.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #ecc400 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #d98900. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 93
    • G 77
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 17
    • Y 100
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ecc400 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ecc400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ecc400 has RGB values of R:236, G:196, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.17, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15516672.

Hex triplet ecc400 #ecc400
RGB Decimal 236, 196, 0 rgb(236,196,0)
RGB Percent 92.5, 76.9, 0 rgb(92.5%,76.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 17, 100, 7
HSL 49.8°, 100, 46.3 hsl(49.8,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.8°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 80.356, -0.365, 81.668
XYZ 54.333, 57.315, 8.201
xyY 0.453, 0.478, 57.315
CIE-LCH 80.356, 81.669, 90.256
CIE-LUV 80.356, 35.197, 84.832
Hunter-Lab 75.707, -4.382, 46.572
Binary 11101100, 11000100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ecc400

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Alternatives to #ecc400

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#ecc400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ecc400

This text has a font color of #ecc400.

<span style="color:#ecc400;">Text here</span>
#ecc400 background color

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#ecc400 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ecc400;}
.background {background-color:#ecc400;}
.border {border:1px solid #ecc400;}

Shades and Tints of #ecc400

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, #010100 is the darkest color, while #fffcec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ecc400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f7c6d is the less saturated color, while #ecc400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ecc400 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c4bc95 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e3ca0a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fdc019 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f8b9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e6c806 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f6c110 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #f3bd7e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population