#ffc400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffc400 is composed of 100% red, 76.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.1% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 46.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffc400 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff8900. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 77
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 23
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffc400 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffc400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffc400 has RGB values of R:255, G:196, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.23, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16761856.

Hex triplet ffc400 #ffc400
RGB Decimal 255, 196, 0 rgb(255,196,0)
RGB Percent 100, 76.9, 0 rgb(100%,76.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 23, 100, 0
HSL 46.1°, 100, 50 hsl(46.1,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.1°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 82.24, 7.793, 83.86
XYZ 60.981, 60.743, 8.513
xyY 0.468, 0.466, 60.743
CIE-LCH 82.24, 84.221, 84.691
CIE-LUV 82.24, 49.88, 85.135
Hunter-Lab 77.938, 3.273, 48.081
Binary 11111111, 11000100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffc400

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Alternatives to #ffc400

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#ffc400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffc400

This text has a font color of #ffc400.

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#ffc400 background color

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#ffc400 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffc400;}
.background {background-color:#ffc400;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffc400;}

Shades and Tints of #ffc400

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, #140f00 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffc400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898576 is the less saturated color, while #ffc400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffc400 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.

  • #bfbfbf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ccc099 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e8cf0f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffc64e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffbec8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f0cb0a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffc531 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffc07f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population