#ecd500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ecd500 is composed of 92.5% red, 83.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 54.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #ecd500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #d9ab00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 93
    • G 84
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 100
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ecd500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ecd500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ecd500 has RGB values of R:236, G:213, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15521024.

Hex triplet ecd500 #ecd500
RGB Decimal 236, 213, 0 rgb(236,213,0)
RGB Percent 92.5, 83.5, 0 rgb(92.5%,83.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 10, 100, 7
HSL 54.2°, 100, 46.3 hsl(54.2,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 54.2°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 84.701, -9.018, 84.754
XYZ 58.387, 65.423, 9.553
xyY 0.438, 0.491, 65.423
CIE-LCH 84.701, 85.233, 96.074
CIE-LUV 84.701, 22.856, 91.151
Hunter-Lab 80.885, -12.697, 49.617
Binary 11101100, 11010101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ecd500

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Alternatives to #ecd500

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#ecd500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ecd500

This text has a font color of #ecd500.

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#ecd500 background color

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#ecd500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ecd500;}
.background {background-color:#ecd500;}
.border {border:1px solid #ecd500;}

Shades and Tints of #ecd500

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 #fffdec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ecd500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f7d6d is the less saturated color, while #ecd500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ecd500 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.

  • #c4c4c4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ccc79d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #efd600 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffce7a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #fac8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #eed500 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f8d04e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #f5cd88 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population