#ffc42e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffc42e is composed of 100% red, 76.9% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.1% magenta, 82% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 43.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 59%. #ffc42e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff5c with #ff8900. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc33.

    • R 100
    • G 77
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 23
    • Y 82
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffc42e color description : Vivid orange.

#ffc42e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffc42e has RGB values of R:255, G:196, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.23, Y:0.82, K:0. Its decimal value is 16761902.

Hex triplet ffc42e #ffc42e
RGB Decimal 255, 196, 46 rgb(255,196,46)
RGB Percent 100, 76.9, 18 rgb(100%,76.9%,18%)
CMYK 0, 23, 82, 0
HSL 43.1°, 100, 59 hsl(43.1,100%,59%)
HSV (or HSB) 43.1°, 82, 100
Web Safe ffcc33 #ffcc33
CIE-LAB 82.347, 8.494, 76.107
XYZ 61.474, 60.94, 11.11
xyY 0.46, 0.456, 60.94
CIE-LCH 82.347, 76.58, 83.631
CIE-LUV 82.347, 49.121, 80.592
Hunter-Lab 78.064, 3.953, 46.207
Binary 11111111, 11000100, 00101110

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Alternatives to #ffc42e

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#ffc42e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffc42e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffc42e;}
.background {background-color:#ffc42e;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffc42e;}

Shades and Tints of #ffc42e

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, #070500 is the darkest color, while #fffbf2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffc42e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9a8e is the less saturated color, while #ffc42e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffc42e 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.

  • #c5c5c5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #d1c5a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e7cf3b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffc655 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffbec8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f0cb36 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffc546 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffc090 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population