#ffae42 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffae42 (also known as Yellow Orange) is composed of 100% red, 68.2% green and 25.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 31.8% magenta, 74.1% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 34.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 62.9%. #ffae42 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff84 with #ff5d00. Closest websafe color is: #ff9933.

    • R 100
    • G 68
    • B 26
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 32
    • Y 74
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffae42 color description : Light orange.

#ffae42 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffae42 has RGB values of R:255, G:174, B:66 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.32, Y:0.74, K:0. Its decimal value is 16756290.

Hex triplet ffae42 #ffae42
RGB Decimal 255, 174, 66 rgb(255,174,66)
RGB Percent 100, 68.2, 25.9 rgb(100%,68.2%,25.9%)
CMYK 0, 32, 74, 0
HSL 34.3°, 100, 62.9 hsl(34.3,100%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 34.3°, 74.1, 100
Web Safe ff9933 #ff9933
CIE-LAB 77.238, 20.644, 64.452
XYZ 57.361, 51.929, 12.156
xyY 0.472, 0.428, 51.929
CIE-LCH 77.238, 67.678, 72.239
CIE-LUV 77.238, 65.318, 67.434
Hunter-Lab 72.062, 15.976, 40.442
Binary 11111111, 10101110, 01000010

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#ffae42 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffae42

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffae42;}
.background {background-color:#ffae42;}
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Shades and Tints of #ffae42

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, #070400 is the darkest color, while #fffaf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffae42

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a299 is the less saturated color, while #ffae42 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffae42 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c8b8a2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d7c250 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f0b949 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffabb4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e5ba4b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f5b546 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffac8b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population