#ffc257 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffc257 is composed of 100% red, 76.1% green and 34.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 65.9% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 38.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 67.1%. #ffc257 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffae with #ff8500. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc66.

    • R 100
    • G 76
    • B 34
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 66
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffc257 color description : Light orange.

#ffc257 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffc257 has RGB values of R:255, G:194, B:87 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:0.66, K:0. Its decimal value is 16761431.

Hex triplet ffc257 #ffc257
RGB Decimal 255, 194, 87 rgb(255,194,87)
RGB Percent 100, 76.1, 34.1 rgb(100%,76.1%,34.1%)
CMYK 0, 24, 66, 0
HSL 38.2°, 100, 67.1 hsl(38.2,100%,67.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 38.2°, 65.9, 100
Web Safe ffcc66 #ffcc66
CIE-LAB 82.128, 11.255, 60.608
XYZ 62.253, 60.535, 17.422
xyY 0.444, 0.432, 60.535
CIE-LCH 82.128, 61.645, 79.48
CIE-LUV 82.128, 48.774, 68.829
Hunter-Lab 77.804, 6.665, 41.187
Binary 11111111, 11000010, 01010111

Color Schemes with #ffc257

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Alternatives to #ffc257

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#ffc257 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffc257

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffc257;}
.background {background-color:#ffc257;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffc257;}

Shades and Tints of #ffc257

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, #090500 is the darkest color, while #fffbf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffc257

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b1ada5 is the less saturated color, while #ffc257 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffc257 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.

  • #c8c8c8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #d3c7b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e4cf62 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #fec55f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffbdc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #eeca5e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #fec45c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffbf9f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population