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Mikado yellow / #ffc40c Hex Color Code

#ffc40c Paint ChipThe color mikado yellow with hexadecimal color code #ffc40c is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #ffc40c is composed of 100% red, 76.86% green and 4.71% blue. In the HSL color space #ffc40c has a hue of 45° (degrees), 100% saturation and 52% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.55 nm. This color is used in the Missouri Western State University seal.

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#ffc40c linear gradient to complementary #0cdcff

  1. #ffc40c
  2. #f0c84e
  3. #decc75
  4. #c7d099
  5. #aad4bb
  6. #7fd8dd
  7. #0cdcff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #d29d00
  2. #e1aa00
  3. #f0b700
  4. #ffc40c
  5. #ffd126
  6. #ffdf38
  7. #ffec47

Tones

  1. #ffc40c
  2. #edb936
  3. #daaf4c
  4. #c7a45d
  5. #b39a6c
  6. #9d9079
  7. #868686

Tints and Shades

#ffc40c to white

  1. #ffc40c
  2. #ffcd4b
  3. #ffd772
  4. #ffe196
  5. #ffebb9
  6. #fff5dc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#ffc40c to black

  1. #ffc40c
  2. #d0a016
  3. #a37e19
  4. #795d18
  5. #503e15
  6. #2b220f
  7. #000000 / #000

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    ΔE = 0.363 / LRV ≈ 60.3%

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    ΔE = 0.363 / LRV ≈ 60.3%

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    ΔE = 0.363 / LRV ≈ 60.3%

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    ΔE = 0.363 / LRV ≈ 60.3%

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    ★ Lemon Ole / AC105
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    ΔE = 0.394 / LRV ≈ 61.2%

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#ffc40c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ffc40c foreground

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #ffc40c">…</p>

#ffc40c background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #ffc40c">…</p>

#ffc40c shadow

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ffc40c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16761868
Binary
11111111, 11000100, 00001100
Hexadecimal
#ffc40c
LRV
≈ 60.8%
Closest short hex
#fc2 ΔE = 2.641
RGB
rgb(255, 196, 12)
RGBA
rgba(255, 196, 12, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.551, g: 0.423, b: 0.026
RYB
red: 35.262%, yellow: 100.000%, blue: 4.706%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15348 / 0xffffc40c
HSL
hsl(45, 100%, 52%)
HSLA
hsla(45, 100%, 52%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 45° (45.432), saturation: 95% (0.953), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 45.432, saturation: 95.294%, perceived brightness: 80.377%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 59.500, S: 100.026, L: 82.256
Cubehelix
H: 43.725, S: 2.052, L: 0.759
TSL
T: 2.101, S: 0.316, L: 0.756
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 95% (0.953), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 95% (0.953)
XYZ
X: 61.051, Y: 60.771, Z: 8.862
xyY
x: 0.467, y: 0.465, Y: 60.771
CIELab
L: 82.256, a: 7.892, b: 82.731
CIELuv
L: 82.256, u: 49.785, v: 84.518
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 82.256, C: 83.107, H: 84.551
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 82.256, C: 98.091, H: 59.500
Hunter-Lab
L: 77.956, a: 3.369, b: 47.829
CIECAM02
J: 77.459, C: 67.509, h: 85.622, Q: 173.399, M: 59.036, s: 58.349, H: 92.902
CAM16 JCh
lightness: 76.546, chroma: 60.422, hue: 87.267
CAM16 JMh
lightness: 76.546, colorfulness: 52.838, hue: 87.267
CAM16 Jsh
lightness: 76.546, saturation: 55.364, hue: 87.267
CAM16 QCh
perceived brightness: 172.384, chroma: 60.422, hue: 87.267
CAM16 QMh
perceived brightness: 172.384, colorfulness: 52.838, hue: 87.267
CAM16 Qsh
perceived brightness: 172.384, saturation: 55.364, hue: 87.267
CAM16 UCS JMh
lightness: 84.728, colorfulness: 34.675, hue: 87.267
CAM16 UCS Jab
lightness: 84.728, a: 1.653, b: 34.636
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.777, jaune: 10.983, green: -0.832
LMS
L: 69.406, M: 60.258, S: 9.725
YCbCr
Y: 181.495, Cb: 38.492, Cr: 166.965
YCoCg
Y: 164.750, Cg: 31.250, Co: 124.500
YDbDr
Y: 192.665, Db: -271.822, Dr: -118.575
YPbPr
Y: 195.319, Pb: -98.785, Pr: 37.964
xvYCC
Y: 183.745, Cb: 41.224, Cr: 161.349
YIQ
Y: 192.665, I: 94.260, Q: -44.773
YUV
Y: 192.665, U: -88.903, V: 54.687
Okhsl
h: 86.327, s: 1.000, l: 0.825
Okhsv
h: 86.327. s: 0.986, v: 1.000
Okhwb
h: 86.327, w: 0.014, b: 0.000
Oklab
l: 0.850, a: 0.011, b: 0.172
Oklch
l: 0.850, c: 0.172, h: 86.327
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.01303, Az: 0.00274, Bz: 0.01718
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.01303, Cz: 0.01740, Hz: 80.93190
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 8,5/12 ΔE = 1.423
Brand Color
Southwest Airlines Sunrise Yellow ΔE = 2.365

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