#fcb300 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #fcb300 is composed of 98.8% red, 70.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 29% magenta, 100% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 42.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 49.4%. #fcb300 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #f96700. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 99
    • G 70
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 29
    • Y 100
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#fcb300 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#fcb300 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #fcb300 has RGB values of R:252, G:179, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.29, Y:1, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 16560896.

Hex triplet fcb300 #fcb300
RGB Decimal 252, 179, 0 rgb(252,179,0)
RGB Percent 98.8, 70.2, 0 rgb(98.8%,70.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 29, 100, 1
HSL 42.6°, 100, 49.4 hsl(42.6,100%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 42.6°, 100, 98.8
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 77.839, 15.351, 80.71
XYZ 56.266, 52.939, 7.255
xyY 0.483, 0.455, 52.939
CIE-LCH 77.839, 82.157, 79.231
CIE-LUV 77.839, 60.945, 78.908
Hunter-Lab 72.759, 10.709, 45.02
Binary 11111100, 10110011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #fcb300

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Alternatives to #fcb300

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#fcb300 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #fcb300

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CSS codes
.text {color:#fcb300;}
.background {background-color:#fcb300;}
.border {border:1px solid #fcb300;}

Shades and Tints of #fcb300

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, #110c00 is the darkest color, while #fffefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #fcb300

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #888274 is the less saturated color, while #fcb300 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #fcb300 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.

  • #b4b4b4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c2b490 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dbc412 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f4ba00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffadb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e7bd0b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f7b700 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #fdaf74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population