#ffc700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffc700 is composed of 100% red, 78% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 46.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffc700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff8f00. 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

#ffc700 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffc700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffc700 has RGB values of R:255, G:199, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16762624.

Hex triplet ffc700 #ffc700
RGB Decimal 255, 199, 0 rgb(255,199,0)
RGB Percent 100, 78, 0 rgb(100%,78%,0%)
CMYK 0, 22, 100, 0
HSL 46.8°, 100, 50 hsl(46.8,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.8°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 82.972, 6.245, 84.365
XYZ 61.665, 62.11, 8.741
xyY 0.465, 0.469, 62.11
CIE-LCH 82.972, 84.596, 85.766
CIE-LUV 82.972, 47.559, 86.228
Hunter-Lab 78.81, 1.749, 48.591
Binary 11111111, 11000111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffc700

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Alternatives to #ffc700

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#ffc700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffc700

This text has a font color of #ffc700.

<span style="color:#ffc700;">Text here</span>
#ffc700 background color

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#ffc700 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffc700;}
.background {background-color:#ffc700;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffc700;}

Shades and Tints of #ffc700

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 #ffc700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898576 is the less saturated color, while #ffc700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffc700 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.

  • #c1c1c1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #cdc29a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ead10f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffc85e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffc1cb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f2cd09 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffc73c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffc381 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population