#ffcd00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffcd00 is composed of 100% red, 80.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 19.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 48.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffcd00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff9b00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 80
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 20
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffcd00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffcd00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffcd00 has RGB values of R:255, G:205, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.2, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16764160.

Hex triplet ffcd00 #ffcd00
RGB Decimal 255, 205, 0 rgb(255,205,0)
RGB Percent 100, 80.4, 0 rgb(100%,80.4%,0%)
CMYK 0, 20, 100, 0
HSL 48.2°, 100, 50 hsl(48.2,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.2°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 84.445, 3.163, 85.388
XYZ 63.072, 64.926, 9.21
xyY 0.46, 0.473, 64.926
CIE-LCH 84.445, 85.447, 87.878
CIE-LUV 84.445, 42.972, 88.421
Hunter-Lab 80.576, -1.285, 49.627
Binary 11111111, 11001101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffcd00

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Alternatives to #ffcd00

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#ffcd00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffcd00

This text has a font color of #ffcd00.

<span style="color:#ffcd00;">Text here</span>
#ffcd00 background color

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#ffcd00 border color

This element has a border color of #ffcd00.

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffcd00;}
.background {background-color:#ffcd00;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffcd00;}

Shades and Tints of #ffcd00

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, #141000 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffcd00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898576 is the less saturated color, while #ffcd00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffcd00 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
  • #d1c79e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #efd50d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffcd76 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffc6d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f4d208 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffcd4b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffc884 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population