#ffba00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffba00 (also known as Selective yellow) is composed of 100% red, 72.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 27.1% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 43.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffba00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff7500. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 73
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 27
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffba00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ffba00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffba00 has RGB values of R:255, G:186, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.27, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16759296.

Hex triplet ffba00 #ffba00
RGB Decimal 255, 186, 0 rgb(255,186,0)
RGB Percent 100, 72.9, 0 rgb(100%,72.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 27, 100, 0
HSL 43.8°, 100, 50 hsl(43.8,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 43.8°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 79.83, 12.978, 82.212
XYZ 58.8, 56.381, 7.786
xyY 0.478, 0.459, 56.381
CIE-LCH 79.83, 83.23, 81.029
CIE-LUV 79.83, 57.746, 81.506
Hunter-Lab 75.088, 8.378, 46.413
Binary 11111111, 10111010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffba00

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Alternatives to #ffba00

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#ffba00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffba00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffba00;}
.background {background-color:#ffba00;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffba00;}

Shades and Tints of #ffba00

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 #ffba00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898476 is the less saturated color, while #ffba00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffba00 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.

  • #b9b9b9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c7b994 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e1c911 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fbbf00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffb5bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ecc30b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #fcbd00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffb679 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population