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Natural Color System / NCS S 1040-G90Y / #fadc5b Hex Color Code

#fadc5b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #fadc5b is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #fadc5b is comprised of 98.04% red, 86.27% green and 35.69% blue. In the HSL color space #fadc5b has a hue of 49° (degrees), 94% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 574.88 nm.

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#fadc5b linear gradient to complementary #56daff

  1. #fadc5b
  2. #ebdb7a
  3. #dadb96
  4. #c6dbb1
  5. #addacb
  6. #8bdae5
  7. #56daff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #ccb22f
  2. #dbc03e
  3. #eace4d
  4. #fadc5b
  5. #ffeb69
  6. #fff977
  7. #ffff85

Tones

  1. #fadc5b
  2. #eed46b
  3. #e2cb7a
  4. #d6c387
  5. #c9bb93
  6. #bab39f
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#fadc5b to white

  1. #fadc5b
  2. #fde278
  3. #ffe794
  4. #ffedaf
  5. #fff3ca
  6. #fff9e4
  7. #ffffff

#fadc5b to black

  1. #fadc5b
  2. #ccb34d
  3. #a08d3e
  4. #766831
  5. #4e4523
  6. #2a2516
  7. #000000

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  1. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.915 #14
      #f8db5d
      ΔE = 0.552 / LRV ≈ 71.4%
  2. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Inca Gold
      #f9da60
      ΔE = 0.978 / LRV ≈ 71.1%
    2. ★ Light Yellow
      #ffe165
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 76.1%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Hollandaise / 19D-3
      #fddc61
      ΔE = 0.995 / LRV ≈ 72.9%
    2. ★ Vintage Treasure / 20D-4
      #f6dd66
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 72.3%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Fiesta Yellow / 341
      #fbdf61
      ΔE = 1.061 / LRV ≈ 74.2%
    2. ★ St. Elmo's Fire / 362
      #f2db58
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Grand Hotel Awning Yellow
      #fedb56
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
    2. Butterscotch Cream
      #ffe461
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 77.6%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-Y
      #ffdc5c
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 73.2%
    2. S 0540-Y10R
      #ffe564
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 78.2%
  7. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Lemon Sorbet
      #ffdc5d
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 73.2%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 234
      #ffde60
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 74.4%
    2. ★ 1014T Yellow Pendant
      #fee06e
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 75.5%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Yazoo City Yellow
      #ffdf5a
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 74.8%
    2. ★ Daffy-Dil
      #ffd85a
      ΔE = 2.109 / LRV ≈ 71.1%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 10-a1
      #f6d859
      ΔE = 1.399 / LRV ≈ 69.4%
    2. ★ 10-a
      #ffe05c
      ΔE = 1.495 / LRV ≈ 75.3%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2004 Banana Ripple
      #ffdd63
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 73.9%
    2. 1-11-4 Flicker
      #ffd866
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 71.3%
  12. Sikkens

    1. ★ G2.51.81
      #f7da4e
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
    2. ★ G3.46.83
      #fae15c
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 75.0%
  13. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Citron / 74
      #fbd858
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 70.3%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Rajah Gold / 7862
      #ffdc51
      ΔE = 1.487 / LRV ≈ 73.0%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Sunflower Petal / KM3479-3
      #ffdb52
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 72.5%
    2. Rajah Gold / KM3471-3
      #ffe35c
      ΔE = 2.367 / LRV ≈ 77.0%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Glitter Yellow / 0835
      #f7d963
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 70.3%
    2. Citron / 0850
      #ffe24e
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 76.2%
  17. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0835
      #f7d963
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 70.3%
    2. 0850
      #ffe24e
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 76.2%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Yellow Flag / NP YO 1128 D
      #ffdb63
      ΔE = 1.707 / LRV ≈ 72.8%
    2. ★ Yellow Jasmine / NP YO 1100 D
      #f3d654
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 67.8%
  19. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Lemon Twist - 6909
      #fed95d
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 71.5%
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Electric Avenue / 60YY 69/583
      #f4d85e
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 69.2%
    2. Sunspot / 45YY 71/567
      #ffd764
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 70.8%
  21. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Casava 15-10
      #f3db63
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 70.6%
    2. Snapdragon 15-8
      #f9de73
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 73.6%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Gilded / 2436
      #f4db4f
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
    2. ★ Tuscan Sun / 2885
      #ffd84d
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 70.9%
  23. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5418 - Gilded
      #f4db4f
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 70.5%
    2. ★ DE 5341 - Tuscan Sun
      #ffd84d
      ΔE = 2.275 / LRV ≈ 70.9%
  24. Bristol

    1. ★ Lemon Pepper / P174-C5
      #f3db64
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 70.6%
    2. Citrus Punch / P018-W4
      #ffdb6f
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 73.1%
  25. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 13670
      #ffdd68
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 74.0%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 23785
      #f4d64f
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 67.9%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Energy Yellow Y87-128-087
      #f5d752
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 68.6%
    2. Tinkerbell Y88-117-087
      #fcd763
      ΔE = 2.432 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
  27. Tollens

    1. ★ T2060-1
      #f6d863
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 69.6%
    2. T2056-2
      #ffe170
      ΔE = 2.619 / LRV ≈ 76.3%
  28. Behr

    1. ★ 380B-5 Neon Light
      #ffd952
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 71.5%
    2. 370B-5 Sun Shower
      #ffda69
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
  29. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10199
      #f4d75c
      ΔE = 1.898 / LRV ≈ 68.6%
    2. CF10204
      #f1df64
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
  30. Beckers

    1. ★ Apelsin 638 / 1058-Y14R
      #f4df60
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 72.9%
    2. ★ Clementin 643 / S 1060-Y20R
      #f5d65c
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 68.3%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Tavares
      #ffe168
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 76.1%
  32. Crayola

    1. ★ Dandelion
      #fed85d
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 71.0%
  33. AMC

    1. ★ Canary Yellow
      #f7db6c
      ΔE = 2.056 / LRV ≈ 71.5%
    2. Daisy Yellow
      #f8dc75
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 72.4%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Egg Yolk / 114-6
      #ffd85c
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 71.1%
    2. Forsythia Blossom / 212-4
      #f8d86e
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
  35. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Egg Yolk 114-6
      #ffd85c
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 71.1%
    2. Sun Shower 114-5
      #ffdd6d
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 74.1%
  36. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4012
      #f8d65e
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 68.9%
    2. 4481
      #f6d93e
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 69.6%
  37. Chrysler

    1. ★ Yellow
      #f6e069
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 73.9%
    2. Graphic Yellow
      #fcd764
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 70.2%
  38. General Paint

    1. Jonquils / CL 1776A
      #ffda46
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 71.8%
  39. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 4-055 - Jasmine yellow
      #f1dc67
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 70.9%
  40. Levis

    1. Clear Yellow B60
      #ffd967
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 71.9%
    2. Clear Yellow C60
      #fee271
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 76.7%
  41. Glidden

    1. Festival Yellow / 45YY 65/710
      #f9d646
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 68.7%
    2. Dazzling Daffodil
      #f6e254
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 74.6%
  42. Sigma

    1. Yellow Ocre / S 0550-Y
      #fad767
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 69.9%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 0560-G90Y
      #fae250
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 75.3%
  43. Coronado Paint

    1. 7863 - Summer Yellow
      #ffdf71
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 75.2%
    2. 7862 - Rajah Gold
      #ffd648
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 69.8%
  44. Earthpaint

    1. 1-15-5 Fluorite
      #f1dd6a
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 71.5%
    2. 1-14-6 Hillside Bloom
      #fed64a
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 69.7%
  45. Dulux

    1. 46YY 74/602
      #ffd865
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 71.3%
    2. 60YY 67/626
      #f0d458
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 66.3%
  46. ICI Paints

    1. Glitzy Gold 60YY 71/540
      #f2d767
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 68.5%
  47. Pantone / PMS

    1. 122
      #fcd647
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 69.2%
    2. 120
      #fae073
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 74.9%
  48. Plascon

    1. Namaqualand O7-A1-2
      #fce45c
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 77.0%
  49. Humbrol

    1. 74 Linen
      #ffd65a
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 70.1%
  50. Sto

    1. 31201
      #efd65d
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 67.2%
  51. Revell

    1. Revell 37112
      #ffd64d
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 69.9%
  52. Duron

    1. Decisive Yellow
      #ffd64c
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 69.9%
  53. Scib Paints

    1. Sunflower Petal / 7870
      #ffda40
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 71.8%
  54. Berger

    1. Sunflower Petal / 7870
      #ffda40
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 71.8%
  55. Vista Paint

    1. Sunflower Petal
      #ffda40
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 71.8%
  56. Caparol

    1. 2S / Oxidgelb 2S
      #f8d45c
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 67.8%
    2. 78 46 70 / Onyx 195
      #fcd86c
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 70.9%
  57. Taubmans

    1. Yellow Rose / T16-6
      #ffd65c
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 70.1%
    2. Yellow Spark / T08 2-3
      #fcde75
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 74.2%
  58. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Morning Star
      #eeda65
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 69.3%
  59. Model Master

    1. Model Master 28104
      #fed662
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 70.0%

#fadc5b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#fadc5b foreground

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

Banksy
<p style="color: #fadc5b">…</p>

#fadc5b background

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="background-color: #fadc5b">…</p>

#fadc5b shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #fadc5b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16440411
Binary
11111010, 11011100, 01011011
Hexadecimal
#fadc5b
LRV
≈ 72.3%
Closest short hex
#fd5 ΔE = 1.229
RGB
rgb(250, 220, 91)
RGBA
rgba(250, 220, 91, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.446, g: 0.392, b: 0.162
RYB
red: 0.502%, yellow: 0.980%, blue: 0.357%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-336805 / 0xfffadc5b
HSL
hsl(49, 94%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 94%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (48.679), saturation: 64% (0.636), value: 98% (0.980)
HSP
hue: 48.679, saturation: 63.600%, perceived brightness: 85.955%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 71.404, S: 83.394, L: 88.098
Cubehelix
H: 46.983, S: 1.902, L: 0.842
TSL
T: 1.959, S: 0.170, L: 0.840
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 12% (0.120), yellow: 64% (0.636), key: 2% (0.020)
CMY
cyan: 2% (0.020), magenta: 14% (0.137), yellow: 64% (0.643)
XYZ
X: 66.909, Y: 72.269, Z: 20.321
xyY
x: 0.419, y: 0.453, Y: 72.269
CIELab
L: 88.098, a: -3.911, b: 65.186
CIELuv
L: 88.098, u: 26.340, v: 78.287
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 88.098, C: 65.303, H: 93.434
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 88.098, C: 82.599, H: 71.404
Hunter-Lab
L: 85.011, a: -8.279, b: 45.336
CIECAM02
J: 84.421, C: 52.825, h: 93.017, Q: 181.023, M: 46.194, s: 50.516, H: 105.706
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.832, jaune: 9.295, green: 0.708
LMS
L: 76.778, M: 75.724, S: 21.167
YCbCr
Y: 200.048, Cb: 66.929, Cr: 150.329
YCgCo
Y: 195.250, Cg: 24.750, Co: 102.250
YDbDr
Y: 214.264, Db: -185.457, Dr: -67.983
YPbPr
Y: 217.102, Pb: -67.950, Pr: 20.934
xvYCC
Y: 202.452, Cb: 68.311, Cr: 146.389
YIQ
Y: 214.264, I: 59.314, Q: -33.793
YUV
Y: 214.264, U: -60.656, V: 31.351
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 8,5/8 ΔE = 3.394
Brand Color
Sprint ΔE = 4.974

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