#edc300 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #edc300 is composed of 92.9% red, 76.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 17.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 49.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.5%. #edc300 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #db8700. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 93
    • G 76
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 18
    • Y 100
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#edc300 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#edc300 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #edc300 has RGB values of R:237, G:195, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.18, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15581952.

Hex triplet edc300 #edc300
RGB Decimal 237, 195, 0 rgb(237,195,0)
RGB Percent 92.9, 76.5, 0 rgb(92.9%,76.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 18, 100, 7
HSL 49.4°, 100, 46.5 hsl(49.4,100%,46.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.4°, 100, 92.9
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 80.201, 0.583, 81.604
XYZ 54.441, 57.037, 8.142
xyY 0.455, 0.477, 57.037
CIE-LCH 80.201, 81.606, 89.591
CIE-LUV 80.201, 36.707, 84.475
Hunter-Lab 75.523, -3.493, 46.474
Binary 11101101, 11000011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #edc300

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Alternatives to #edc300

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#edc300 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #edc300

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CSS codes
.text {color:#edc300;}
.background {background-color:#edc300;}
.border {border:1px solid #edc300;}

Shades and Tints of #edc300

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, #020100 is the darkest color, while #fffced is the lightest one.

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Tones of #edc300

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #807c6d is the less saturated color, while #edc300 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #edc300 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
  • #c3bb94 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e2ca0b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fcc018 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f8b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e6c707 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f6c10f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #f4bc7d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population