#ffd500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffd500 is composed of 100% red, 83.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 16.5% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 50.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffd500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ffab00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 84
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 16
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffd500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffd500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffd500 has RGB values of R:255, G:213, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16766208.

Hex triplet ffd500 #ffd500
RGB Decimal 255, 213, 0 rgb(255,213,0)
RGB Percent 100, 83.5, 0 rgb(100%,83.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 16, 100, 0
HSL 50.1°, 100, 50 hsl(50.1,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.1°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 86.43, -0.915, 86.779
XYZ 65.035, 68.851, 9.864
xyY 0.452, 0.479, 68.851
CIE-LCH 86.43, 86.784, 90.604
CIE-LUV 86.43, 36.972, 91.351
Hunter-Lab 82.977, -5.305, 51.035
Binary 11111111, 11010101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffd500

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Alternatives to #ffd500

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#ffd500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffd500

This text has a font color of #ffd500.

<span style="color:#ffd500;">Text here</span>
#ffd500 background color

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<p style="background-color:#ffd500;">Content here</p>
#ffd500 border color

This element has a border color of #ffd500.

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffd500;}
.background {background-color:#ffd500;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffd500;}

Shades and Tints of #ffd500

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 #ffd500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898676 is the less saturated color, while #ffd500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffd500 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.

  • #c9c9c9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #d4cba1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f5da0b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffd390 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffcdd7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f8d807 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffd45b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffd089 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population