#ffc600 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffc600 is composed of 100% red, 77.6% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.4% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 46.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffc600 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff8d00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 78
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 22
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffc600 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffc600 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffc600 has RGB values of R:255, G:198, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16762368.

Hex triplet ffc600 #ffc600
RGB Decimal 255, 198, 0 rgb(255,198,0)
RGB Percent 100, 77.6, 0 rgb(100%,77.6%,0%)
CMYK 0, 22, 100, 0
HSL 46.6°, 100, 50 hsl(46.6,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.6°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 82.728, 6.761, 84.196
XYZ 61.435, 61.651, 8.664
xyY 0.466, 0.468, 61.651
CIE-LCH 82.728, 84.467, 85.409
CIE-LUV 82.728, 48.331, 85.864
Hunter-Lab 78.518, 2.257, 48.42
Binary 11111111, 11000110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffc600

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Alternatives to #ffc600

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#ffc600 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffc600

This text has a font color of #ffc600.

<span style="color:#ffc600;">Text here</span>
#ffc600 background color

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#ffc600 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffc600;}
.background {background-color:#ffc600;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffc600;}

Shades and Tints of #ffc600

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 #ffc600

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898576 is the less saturated color, while #ffc600 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffc600 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
  • #ead00f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffc759 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffc0ca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f1cc09 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffc738 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffc280 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population