#f9f500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #f9f500 is composed of 97.6% red, 96.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 2.4% black. It has a hue angle of 59 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 48.8%. #f9f500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #f3eb00. Closest websafe color is: #ffff00.

    • R 98
    • G 96
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 100
    • K 2
    CMYK color chart

#f9f500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#f9f500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #f9f500 has RGB values of R:249, G:245, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:1, K:0.02. Its decimal value is 16381184.

Hex triplet f9f500 #f9f500
RGB Decimal 249, 245, 0 rgb(249,245,0)
RGB Percent 97.6, 96.1, 0 rgb(97.6%,96.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 2, 100, 2
HSL 59°, 100, 48.8 hsl(59,100%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 59°, 100, 97.6
Web Safe ffff00 #ffff00
CIE-LAB 94.075, -19.26, 92.028
XYZ 71.72, 85.446, 12.715
xyY 0.422, 0.503, 85.446
CIE-LCH 94.075, 94.021, 101.821
CIE-LUV 94.075, 10.172, 103.089
Hunter-Lab 92.437, -23.271, 56.55
Binary 11111001, 11110101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #f9f500

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Alternatives to #f9f500

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#f9f500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #f9f500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#f9f500;}
.background {background-color:#f9f500;}
.border {border:1px solid #f9f500;}

Shades and Tints of #f9f500

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, #0e0d00 is the darkest color, while #fffff9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #f9f500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #868673 is the less saturated color, while #f9f500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #f9f500 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.

  • #dadada Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #e0dfae Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ffefae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffecd5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffe9f2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #fcf16e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #fcef87 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #fced9a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population