#ffd800 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ffd800 (also known as School bus yellow) is composed of 100% red, 84.7% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 15.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 50.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffd800 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ffb100. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc00.

    • R 100
    • G 85
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 15
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ffd800 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) yellow.

#ffd800 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffd800 has RGB values of R:255, G:216, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.15, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16766976.

Hex triplet ffd800 #ffd800
RGB Decimal 255, 216, 0 rgb(255,216,0)
RGB Percent 100, 84.7, 0 rgb(100%,84.7%,0%)
CMYK 0, 15, 100, 0
HSL 50.8°, 100, 50 hsl(50.8,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.8°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffcc00 #ffcc00
CIE-LAB 87.18, -2.433, 87.308
XYZ 65.797, 70.374, 10.118
xyY 0.45, 0.481, 70.374
CIE-LCH 87.18, 87.342, 91.597
CIE-LUV 87.18, 34.757, 92.452
Hunter-Lab 83.889, -6.804, 51.572
Binary 11111111, 11011000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ffd800

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Alternatives to #ffd800

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#ffd800 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffd800

This text has a font color of #ffd800.

<span style="color:#ffd800;">Text here</span>
#ffd800 background color

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<p style="background-color:#ffd800;">Content here</p>
#ffd800 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ffd800;}
.background {background-color:#ffd800;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffd800;}

Shades and Tints of #ffd800

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 #ffd800

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898676 is the less saturated color, while #ffd800 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ffd800 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.

  • #cbcbcb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #d5cea2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #f7dc0a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ffd698 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ffd0da Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #fadb06 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ffd660 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ffd38a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population