#f9a500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #f9a500 is composed of 97.6% red, 64.7% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 33.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 39.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 48.8%. #f9a500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #f34b00. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

    • R 98
    • G 65
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 34
    • Y 100
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#f9a500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#f9a500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #f9a500 has RGB values of R:249, G:165, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.34, Y:1, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 16360704.

Hex triplet f9a500 #f9a500
RGB Decimal 249, 165, 0 rgb(249,165,0)
RGB Percent 97.6, 64.7, 0 rgb(97.6%,64.7%,0%)
CMYK 0, 34, 100, 2
HSL 39.8°, 100, 48.8 hsl(39.8,100%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 39.8°, 100, 97.6
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 74.224, 21.41, 78.137
XYZ 52.524, 47.054, 6.316
xyY 0.496, 0.444, 47.054
CIE-LCH 74.224, 81.017, 74.677
CIE-LUV 74.224, 69.913, 73.809
Hunter-Lab 68.596, 16.634, 42.558
Binary 11111001, 10100101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #f9a500

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Alternatives to #f9a500

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#f9a500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #f9a500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#f9a500;}
.background {background-color:#f9a500;}
.border {border:1px solid #f9a500;}

Shades and Tints of #f9a500

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, #0e0900 is the darkest color, while #fffdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #f9a500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868073 is the less saturated color, while #f9a500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #f9a500 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbaa89 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d1ba13 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e9b100 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff9fa9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #dfb20c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #eeac00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #fca16b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population