#ffd700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffd700 (also known as Gold) is composed of 100% red, 84.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 15.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 50.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffd700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ffaf00. 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

#ffd700 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffd700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffd700 has RGB values of R:255, G:215, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16766720.

Hex triplet ffd700 #ffd700
RGB Decimal 255, 215, 0 rgb(255,215,0)
RGB Percent 100, 84.3, 0 rgb(100%,84.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 16, 100, 0
HSL 50.6°, 100, 50 hsl(50.6,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.6°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 86.93, -1.928, 87.131
XYZ 65.541, 69.864, 10.033
xyY 0.451, 0.48, 69.864
CIE-LCH 86.93, 87.153, 91.268
CIE-LUV 86.93, 35.493, 92.085
Hunter-Lab 83.584, -6.305, 51.392
Binary 11111111, 11010111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffd700

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Alternatives to #ffd700

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#ffd700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffd700

This text has a font color of #ffd700.

<span style="color:#ffd700;">Text here</span>
#ffd700 background color

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#ffd700 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffd700;}
.background {background-color:#ffd700;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffd700;}

Shades and Tints of #ffd700

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, #141100 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ffd700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898676 is the less saturated color, while #ffd700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffd700 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.

  • #cacaca Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #d5cda2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f6dc0a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffd595 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffcfd9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #f9da06 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffd55f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffd28a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population