#ffb300 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffb300 (also known as UCLA Gold) is composed of 100% red, 70.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 29.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 42.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffb300 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff6700. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 70
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 30
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffb300 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ffb300 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffb300 has RGB values of R:255, G:179, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.3, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16757504.

Hex triplet ffb300 #ffb300
RGB Decimal 255, 179, 0 rgb(255,179,0)
RGB Percent 100, 70.2, 0 rgb(100%,70.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 30, 100, 0
HSL 42.1°, 100, 50 hsl(42.1,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 42.1°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 78.172, 16.624, 81.093
XYZ 57.362, 53.504, 7.306
xyY 0.485, 0.453, 53.504
CIE-LCH 78.172, 82.779, 78.415
CIE-LUV 78.172, 63.363, 78.983
Hunter-Lab 73.146, 11.974, 45.28
Binary 11111111, 10110011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffb300

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Alternatives to #ffb300

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#ffb300 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffb300

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#ffb300 background color

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#ffb300 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffb300;}
.background {background-color:#ffb300;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffb300;}

Shades and Tints of #ffb300

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, #140e00 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffb300

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898376 is the less saturated color, while #ffb300 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffb300 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.

  • #b5b5b5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c4b591 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #dcc412 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f6bb00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffaeb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e9be0b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f9b800 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffb075 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population