#ffc501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffc501 is composed of 100% red, 77.3% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.7% magenta, 99.6% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 46.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50.2%. #ffc501 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #ff8b00. 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

#ffc501 color description : Vivid yellow.

#ffc501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffc501 has RGB values of R:255, G:197, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.23, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16762113.

Hex triplet ffc501 #ffc501
RGB Decimal 255, 197, 1 rgb(255,197,1)
RGB Percent 100, 77.3, 0.4 rgb(100%,77.3%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 23, 100, 0
HSL 46.3°, 100, 50.2 hsl(46.3,100%,50.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.3°, 99.6, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 82.485, 7.285, 83.934
XYZ 61.213, 61.198, 8.617
xyY 0.467, 0.467, 61.198
CIE-LCH 82.485, 84.249, 85.04
CIE-LUV 82.485, 49.096, 85.449
Hunter-Lab 78.229, 2.772, 48.229
Binary 11111111, 11000101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #ffc501

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Alternatives to #ffc501

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#ffc501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffc501

This text has a font color of #ffc501.

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffc501;}
.background {background-color:#ffc501;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffc501;}

Shades and Tints of #ffc501

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, #010100 is the darkest color, while #fffbec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffc501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8576 is the less saturated color, while #ffc501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffc501 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.

  • #c0c0c0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #cdc19a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #e9d011 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffc654 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffbfc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f1cc0b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffc636 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffc180 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population