#ffb521 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffb521 is composed of 100% red, 71% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 29% magenta, 87.1% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 40 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 56.5%. #ffb521 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff42 with #ff6b00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc33.

    • R 100
    • G 71
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 29
    • Y 87
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffb521 color description : Vivid orange.

#ffb521 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffb521 has RGB values of R:255, G:181, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.29, Y:0.87, K:0. Its decimal value is 16758049.

Hex triplet ffb521 #ffb521
RGB Decimal 255, 181, 33 rgb(255,181,33)
RGB Percent 100, 71, 12.9 rgb(100%,71%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 29, 87, 0
HSL 40°, 100, 56.5 hsl(40,100%,56.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 40°, 87.1, 100
Web Safe ffcc33 #ffcc33
CIE-LAB 78.707, 15.977, 76.534
XYZ 58.04, 54.421, 8.886
xyY 0.478, 0.448, 54.421
CIE-LCH 78.707, 78.184, 78.209
CIE-LUV 78.707, 61.211, 77.007
Hunter-Lab 73.771, 11.338, 44.497
Binary 11111111, 10110101, 00100001

Color Schemes with #ffb521

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Alternatives to #ffb521

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#ffb521 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffb521

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffb521;}
.background {background-color:#ffb521;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffb521;}

Shades and Tints of #ffb521

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, #0d0900 is the darkest color, while #fffdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffb521

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999387 is the less saturated color, while #ffb521 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffb521 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
  • #c8b99b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ddc630 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #f7bc29 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffb0ba Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #e9c02a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #f9b926 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffb282 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population