#fcd700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #fcd700 is composed of 98.8% red, 84.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 14.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 1.2% black. It has a hue angle of 51.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 49.4%. #fcd700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #f9af00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 99
    • G 84
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 15
    • Y 100
    • K 1
    CMYK color chart

#fcd700 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#fcd700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #fcd700 has RGB values of R:252, G:215, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.15, Y:1, K:0.01. Its decimal value is 16570112.

Hex triplet fcd700 #fcd700
RGB Decimal 252, 215, 0 rgb(252,215,0)
RGB Percent 98.8, 84.3, 0 rgb(98.8%,84.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 15, 100, 1
HSL 51.2°, 100, 49.4 hsl(51.2,100%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 51.2°, 100, 98.8
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 86.652, -3.204, 86.806
XYZ 64.446, 69.299, 9.982
xyY 0.448, 0.482, 69.299
CIE-LCH 86.652, 86.865, 92.113
CIE-LUV 86.652, 33.241, 92.051
Hunter-Lab 83.246, -7.492, 51.163
Binary 11111100, 11010111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #fcd700

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Alternatives to #fcd700

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#fcd700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #fcd700

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#fcd700 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#fcd700;}
.background {background-color:#fcd700;}
.border {border:1px solid #fcd700;}

Shades and Tints of #fcd700

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, #110e00 is the darkest color, while #fffffc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #fcd700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #888574 is the less saturated color, while #fcd700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #fcd700 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.

  • #cacaca Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #d4cda2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f5db09 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffd492 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffced9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f8d905 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #fdd55d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #fdd18a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population