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American yellow / #f2b400 Hex Color Code

#f2b400 Paint ChipThe color american yellow with hexadecimal color code #f2b400 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #f2b400 is comprised of 94.9% red, 70.59% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #f2b400 has a hue of 45° (degrees), 100% saturation and 47% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.48 nm.

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#f2b400 linear gradient to complementary #00c2f2

  1. #f2b400
  2. #e3b647
  3. #d2b96d
  4. #bcbb8f
  5. #a0bdb0
  6. #77bfd1
  7. #00c2f2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #c89000
  2. #d69c00
  3. #e4a800
  4. #f2b400
  5. #ffc01d
  6. #ffcd2f
  7. #ffd93e

Tones

  1. #f2b400
  2. #dfaa2e
  3. #cda043
  4. #b99653
  5. #a58c61
  6. #90826d
  7. #797979

Tints and Shades

#f2b400 to White

  1. #f2b400
  2. #f9c046
  3. #fecc6e
  4. #ffd892
  5. #ffe5b6
  6. #fff2da
  7. #ffffff

#f2b400 to Black

  1. #f2b400
  2. #c6930f
  3. #9b7414
  4. #735615
  5. #4d3a13
  6. #29200e
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10180
      #f3b400
      ΔE = 0.218
    2. ★ CF10178
      #fbb305
      ΔE = 2.097
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Texas Gold / T12 14.H6
      #f3b600
      ΔE = 0.671
    2. ★ Gold Bell / T12 14.G6
      #f6b800
      ΔE = 1.435
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2061-3
      #f0b51a
      ΔE = 0.842
    2. ★ T2061-2
      #ebb211
      ΔE = 1.544
  4. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Gusto Gold - 6904
      #f6b400
      ΔE = 0.869
    2. Nasturtium - 6899
      #f8b222
      ΔE = 2.355
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ AC103 - Cha Cha
      #f0b51b
      ΔE = 0.876
    2. 7909 - Inca Gold
      #ffb305
      ΔE = 2.944
  6. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 0-002 - Oxlip
      #eeb311
      ΔE = 0.927
    2. ★ BS381 355 - Lemon
      #f2b425
      ΔE = 1.413
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 116 2X
      #f7b50c
      ΔE = 1.129
    2. ★ 7408
      #edb512
      ΔE = 1.191
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Opera / CL 1787N
      #efb10b
      ΔE = 1.158
    2. ★ Twintree / CL 1747N
      #f9b100
      ΔE = 2.033
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 06.21.15
      #f8b400
      ΔE = 1.302
  10. Great Wall

    1. ★ Classic Yellow / 0302A
      #f4b800
      ΔE = 1.341
    2. ★ Lemon Yellow / 0323C
      #edb01f
      ΔE = 1.992
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Yellow Summer / 2591
      #f9b500
      ΔE = 1.471
    2. Hot Sun / 2592
      #f9b82b
      ΔE = 2.443
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DEA 118 - Yellow Summer
      #f9b500
      ΔE = 1.471
    2. DE 5349 - Hot Sun
      #f9b82b
      ΔE = 2.443
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 1080-Y10R
      #f9b501
      ΔE = 1.475
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 0570-Y10R
      #fabb24
      ΔE = 2.728
  14. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3567 Oil Yellow 45YY 48/800
      #ebb403
      ΔE = 1.518
  15. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1149
      #f9b700
      ΔE = 1.610
    2. 3501
      #f7ad00
      ΔE = 2.872
  16. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.60.70
      #eab40f
      ΔE = 1.714
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Golden Sun
      #f5b21e
      ΔE = 1.720
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Dired Mustard / 7901
      #eab41e
      ΔE = 1.825
    2. Bright'n Shiny / AC109
      #ffb700
      ΔE = 2.745
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Dried Mustard
      #eab41e
      ΔE = 1.825
    2. ★ Devonshire
      #f2ba2b
      ΔE = 2.262
  20. Ford

    1. ★ Tangerine Scream
      #f2af0a
      ΔE = 1.827
    2. Medium Yellow
      #f1b83a
      ΔE = 2.788
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ Sulphur Springs 3
      #f3b018
      ΔE = 1.845
    2. Delhi Bazaar 3
      #e5b211
      ΔE = 2.733
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Yellow Blaze / NP AC 2053 A
      #eeb32b
      ΔE = 1.925
  23. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-13-7 Glory Yellow
      #efb908
      ΔE = 1.954
  24. Geely

    1. ★ Wheat Yellow Solid / 314
      #f8b423
      ΔE = 2.042
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Zippy Gold 11-9
      #f7b62b
      ΔE = 2.146
    2. Golden Fable 14-13
      #f0bc17
      ΔE = 2.790
  26. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Phoenix At Noon
      #f3b92f
      ΔE = 2.230
    2. Marigold
      #fcb810
      ΔE = 2.304
  27. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Radiance / 7893
      #f2ba2b
      ΔE = 2.262
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Sun Drops / 0823
      #e9b328
      ΔE = 2.276
    2. Warm Fuzzies / 0830
      #f0b837
      ΔE = 2.580
  29. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0823
      #e9b328
      ΔE = 2.276
    2. 0830
      #f0b837
      ΔE = 2.580
  30. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 13538
      #f9b000
      ΔE = 2.283
    2. Federal Standard 23538
      #feb500
      ΔE = 2.532
  31. Sico

    1. 6096-64 Banana Peel
      #f2b533
      ΔE = 2.310
  32. Crown Diamond

    1. 7277-64 Banana Peel
      #f2b533
      ΔE = 2.310
  33. Devoe Paint

    1. Theatre Lights / 40YY 48/750
      #e7b300
      ΔE = 2.347
    2. Golden Sun / 25YY 49/757
      #f9b11d
      ΔE = 2.549
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Blooming Marigold
      #fdb702
      ΔE = 2.354
    2. Polished Gold
      #fdb514
      ΔE = 2.485
  35. Humbrol

    1. 154 Insignia Yellow
      #fcb414
      ΔE = 2.357
  36. Dr

    1. Lemon Yellow / 4005
      #e8b524
      ΔE = 2.365
  37. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. Y12 Wattle
      #e8af00
      ΔE = 2.424
  38. Chrysler

    1. Yellow
      #f0b333
      ΔE = 2.486
  39. Dupont

    1. CAS234
      #feb500
      ΔE = 2.532
    2. CAS250
      #fabc00
      ΔE = 2.864
  40. Caparol

    1. 70 72 60 / Laser 35
      #fcb820
      ΔE = 2.533
    2. 65 60 80 / Palazzo 310
      #e8b430
      ΔE = 2.713
  41. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Cha Cha / AC103
      #f4bc24
      ΔE = 2.641
  42. Crayola

    1. Fiery Orange
      #feb300
      ΔE = 2.696
  43. Peintures MF

    1. Vernon
      #f1ac00
      ΔE = 2.720
  44. Duron

    1. Gusto Gold
      #ffb600
      ΔE = 2.724
    2. Goldfinch
      #f2bc00
      ΔE = 2.770
  45. Behr

    1. 340B-7 Empire Yellow
      #ffb700
      ΔE = 2.745
    2. 390B-7 Lemon Lime
      #e7b708
      ΔE = 2.825
  46. Scib Paints

    1. Bright'n Shiny / AC109
      #ffb700
      ΔE = 2.745
    2. Bright Lily / 7941
      #ffb400
      ΔE = 2.807
  47. Benjamin Moore

    1. Lemon Shine / 2020-20
      #ffb701
      ΔE = 2.748
    2. Golden Nugget / 2019-20
      #ffb801
      ΔE = 2.810
  48. Volkswagen

    1. Lagos Yellow
      #ffb60b
      ΔE = 2.778
  49. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1080-Y
      #ffb400
      ΔE = 2.807
  50. Albany Paint

    1. Goldfinch
      #ffb717
      ΔE = 2.898
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 251A Meadow Daisy
      #ffb61b
      ΔE = 2.980

#f2b400 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#f2b400 foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #f2b400">…</p>

#f2b400 background

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="background-color: #f2b400">…</p>

#f2b400 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #f2b400">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
15905792
Binary
11110010, 10110100, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#f2b400
Closest short hex
#eb1 ΔE = 2.709
RGB
rgb(242, 180, 0)
RGBA
rgba(242, 180, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.573, g: 0.427, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 32.688%, yellow: 94.902%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-871424 / 0xfff2b400
HSL
hsl(45, 100%, 47%)
HSLA
hsla(45, 100%%, 47%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 45° (44.628), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 95% (0.949)
HSP
hue: 44.628, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 74.952
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 56.582, S: 99.979, L: 76.995
Cubehelix
H: 42.891, S: 1.775, L: 0.701
TSL
T: 2.136, S: 0.346, L: 0.698
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 26 (0.256), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 5 (0.051)
CMY
cyan: 5 (0.051), magenta: 29 (0.294), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 52.943, Y: 51.524, Z: 7.157
xyY
x: 0.474, y: 0.462, Y: 51.524
CIELab
L: 76.995, a: 10.554, b: 79.623
CIELuv
L: 76.995, u: 52.155, v: 79.042
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.995, C: 80.319, H: 82.449
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.995, C: 94.698, H: 56.582
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.780, a: 6.041, b: 44.335
CIECAM02
J: 70.951, C: 65.727, h: 83.288, Q: 165.954, M: 57.477, s: 58.851, H: 89.168
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.776, jaune: 10.506, green: -1.257
LMS
L: 59.769, M: 50.255, S: 7.898
YCbCr
Y: 168.914, Cb: 39.804, Cr: 167.998
YCgCo
Y: 150.500, Cg: 29.500, Co: 121.000
YDbDr
Y: 178.018, Db: -267.840, Dr: -121.706
YPbPr
Y: 180.246, Pb: -97.130, Pr: 39.280
xvYCC
Y: 170.800, Cb: 42.678, Cr: 162.505
YIQ
Y: 178.018, I: 94.762, Q: -42.894
YUV
Y: 178.018, U: -87.600, V: 56.132
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 8/14 ΔE = 2.428
Brand Color
IKEA ΔE = 7.840

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