#ffc900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffc900 is composed of 100% red, 78.8% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 21.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 47.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffc900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff9300. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 79
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 21
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffc900 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffc900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffc900 has RGB values of R:255, G:201, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.21, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16763136.

Hex triplet ffc900 #ffc900
RGB Decimal 255, 201, 0 rgb(255,201,0)
RGB Percent 100, 78.8, 0 rgb(100%,78.8%,0%)
CMYK 0, 21, 100, 0
HSL 47.3°, 100, 50 hsl(47.3,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 47.3°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 83.462, 5.216, 84.704
XYZ 62.128, 63.036, 8.895
xyY 0.463, 0.47, 63.036
CIE-LCH 83.462, 84.865, 86.476
CIE-LUV 83.462, 46.022, 86.958
Hunter-Lab 79.395, 0.736, 48.934
Binary 11111111, 11001001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffc900

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Alternatives to #ffc900

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#ffc900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffc900

This text has a font color of #ffc900.

<span style="color:#ffc900;">Text here</span>
#ffc900 background color

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#ffc900 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffc900;}
.background {background-color:#ffc900;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffc900;}

Shades and Tints of #ffc900

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 #ffc900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898576 is the less saturated color, while #ffc900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffc900 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.

  • #c2c2c2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #cec39b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ecd20e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffca67 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffc2cc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f3cf09 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffc941 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffc582 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population