#ffa700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffa700 (also known as Chrome yellow) is composed of 100% red, 65.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 34.5% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 39.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffa700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff4f00. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

    • R 100
    • G 65
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 35
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffa700 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ffa700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffa700 has RGB values of R:255, G:167, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.35, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16754432.

Hex triplet ffa700 #ffa700
RGB Decimal 255, 167, 0 rgb(255,167,0)
RGB Percent 100, 65.5, 0 rgb(100%,65.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 35, 100, 0
HSL 39.3°, 100, 50 hsl(39.3,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 39.3°, 100, 100
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 75.39, 22.886, 79.247
XYZ 55.06, 48.901, 6.539
xyY 0.498, 0.443, 48.901
CIE-LCH 75.39, 82.485, 73.891
CIE-LUV 75.39, 73.181, 74.704
Hunter-Lab 69.93, 18.169, 43.406
Binary 11111111, 10100111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffa700

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Alternatives to #ffa700

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#ffa700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffa700

This text has a font color of #ffa700.

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#ffa700 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffa700;}
.background {background-color:#ffa700;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffa700;}

Shades and Tints of #ffa700

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, #140d00 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffa700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898376 is the less saturated color, while #ffa700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffa700 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bead8b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d4bd14 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ecb400 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffa3ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e3b50d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f3af00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffa56e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population