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#ffc42a Hex Color Code

#ffc42a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ffc42a is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #ffc42a is comprised of 100% red, 76.86% green and 16.47% blue. In the HSL color space #ffc42a has a hue of 43° (degrees), 100% saturation and 58% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 578.78 nm.

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#ffc42a linear gradient to complementary #2ae0ff

  1. #ffc42a
  2. #f0c958
  3. #dece7c
  4. #c8d29e
  5. #acd7be
  6. #83dbdf
  7. #2ae0ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #d29d00
  2. #e1aa00
  3. #f0b716
  4. #ffc42a
  5. #ffd13a
  6. #ffdf49
  7. #ffec57

Tones

  1. #ffc42a
  2. #efbc45
  3. #dfb459
  4. #cfac6a
  5. #bda479
  6. #aa9c87
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#ffc42a to white

  1. #ffc42a
  2. #ffcd56
  3. #ffd77a
  4. #ffe19c
  5. #ffebbd
  6. #fff5de
  7. #ffffff

#ffc42a to black

  1. #ffc42a
  2. #d0a027
  3. #a37e23
  4. #785d1e
  5. #503e18
  6. #2b2211
  7. #000000

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  1. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Yield
      #ffc428
      ΔE = 0.124 / LRV ≈ 60.9%
    2. ★ Unmellow Yellow
      #ffca2b
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 63.7%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Golden Ray / 7869
      #ffc428
      ΔE = 0.124 / LRV ≈ 60.9%
    2. ★ Lemon Ole / AC105
      #ffc506
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-13-6 Citrine
      #ffc52b
      ΔE = 0.333 / LRV ≈ 61.4%
    2. ★ 1-12-6 Dandelion
      #ffc31e
      ΔE = 0.648 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Sparkling Sun / 2020-30
      #ffc41f
      ΔE = 0.616 / LRV ≈ 60.8%
    2. ★ Sunflower / 2019-30
      #ffc31c
      ΔE = 0.730 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Dalen's Duckling / T10 5C-1
      #ffc522
      ΔE = 0.660 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
    2. ★ Trish Gold / T12 16.F2
      #ffc72f
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 62.3%
  6. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Nugget Yellow
      #fcc427
      ΔE = 0.713 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
    2. Rallye Yellow
      #f7c841
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 61.5%
  7. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Naple's Gold 116-7
      #ffc333
      ΔE = 0.806 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
    2. ★ Rise-N-Shine 115-7
      #ffc72f
      ΔE = 0.991 / LRV ≈ 62.3%
  8. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Naple's Gold / 116-7
      #ffc333
      ΔE = 0.806 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
    2. Fall Gold / 117-7
      #ffbd32
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 108 / 108 Goldgelb+Caramel 1/1
      #fcc434
      ΔE = 0.843 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. 65 65 70 / Onyx 215
      #fcbc24
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  10. Little Greene

    1. ★ Lopez
      #ffc636
      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 61.9%
    2. ★ Palazzo
      #ffc12e
      ΔE = 1.162 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  11. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Golden Marguerite / A181
      #fdc537
      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
    2. Softsun / A206
      #f3c440
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  12. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 2917
      #fcc336
      ΔE = 1.046 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
    2. ★ Model Master 52921
      #feca33
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 63.6%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ Peace & Love
      #fec72d
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 62.1%
    2. ★ DE 5348 - Corn Harvest
      #ffc946
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 63.5%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Del Sol A14-6
      #ffc337
      ΔE = 1.094 / LRV ≈ 60.6%
    2. ★ Dalen's Duckling A13-5
      #ffc840
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 62.9%
  15. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ Y26 Homebush Yellow
      #fcc41a
      ΔE = 1.163 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Slicker 39YY 66/813
      #ffc514
      ΔE = 1.222 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
    2. ★ Curry Spice 45YY 62/805
      #fac30b
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Cheerful - 6903
      #ffc723
      ΔE = 1.230 / LRV ≈ 62.2%
    2. Forsythia - 6907
      #ffc801
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 62.6%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Brilliance
      #ffc130
      ΔE = 1.243 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
    2. Lemon Pepper
      #f6c834
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0948
      #ffc63c
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 62.0%
    2. ★ 0858
      #ffc200
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  20. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10183
      #f9c22b
      ΔE = 1.303 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. ★ CF10188
      #f9c400
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  21. Ford

    1. ★ Yellow
      #ffc024
      ΔE = 1.318 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. ★ Yellow
      #ffc300
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ 28YY 63/746
      #ffc43c
      ΔE = 1.328 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
    2. ★ 23YY 62/816
      #ffbf25
      ΔE = 1.664 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  23. Plascon

    1. ★ Good Day Sunshine O6-A1-1
      #fcc024
      ΔE = 1.334 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Tangerine Twist O5-A1-2
      #fcc448
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 60.6%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Mac N Cheese / 0954
      #ffc237
      ΔE = 1.339 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. ★ Look at the Bright Side / 0858
      #ffc200
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  25. General Paint

    1. ★ Studio / CL 1756N
      #ffc01d
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Sonar / CLV 1120N
      #ffbc20
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1070-Y
      #ffc209
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. ★ S 1050-Y10R
      #ffc540
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 61.6%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Goldfinch
      #ffc82b
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 62.7%
    2. ★ Inca Gold
      #ffc300
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Gold Finch / 7942
      #ffc82b
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 62.7%
    2. ★ Inca Gold / 7909
      #ffc300
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
  29. Berger

    1. ★ Gold Finch / 7942
      #ffc82b
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 62.7%
    2. ★ Inca Gold / 7909
      #ffc300
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 60.3%
  30. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Roasted Chestnut
      #f9c426
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
    2. ★ Orange Fruit
      #f7c015
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Bumblebee / 2845
      #ffc82a
      ΔE = 1.392 / LRV ≈ 62.7%
    2. Vibrant Honey / 2830
      #ffbd31
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  32. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.55.75
      #fac133
      ΔE = 1.479 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Canari
      #ffc200
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
    2. Or tibétain
      #ffc54f
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 61.8%
  34. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1169
      #fec300
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  35. Glidden

    1. ★ Sunflower
      #ffc43f
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 61.1%
    2. Refreshing Mimosa
      #ffca4b
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 64.0%
  36. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Venetian Yellow
      #f8c532
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. Bright Yellow
      #f2c231
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Meadow Daisy / NP YO 1141 A
      #f9c028
      ΔE = 1.624 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
    2. Circus Top / NP YO 1134 A
      #ffc801
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 62.6%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ AC105 - Lemon Ole
      #ffc000
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
    2. 7869 - Golden Ray
      #ffbc17
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  39. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4494
      #fac23d
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
    2. ★ 4020
      #f9c33f
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  40. Chrysler

    1. ★ Broom Yellow
      #fbc300
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. Viper Bright Yellow
      #f9c605
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  41. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2340
      #fbc100
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Inca Gold / KM3520-5
      #ffbf09
      ΔE = 1.856 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Happy Holiday / AC208-Y
      #ffcb28
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 64.1%
  43. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-11-6 Hidden Sun
      #ffc23e
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
    2. ★ 1-12-7 Gold Finger
      #ffbe00
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  44. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7276-54 Rice Vinegar
      #ffc93e
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 63.4%
    2. ★ 7277-54 Bunch O'bananas
      #ffca3d
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 63.8%
  45. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / 3327 B
      #fac203
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 0570-Y10R
      #fabb24
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  46. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Lemon Pepper / 42YY 64/745
      #fac833
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 61.9%
    2. Yellow Jacket / 45YY 64/787
      #fccb29
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 63.6%
  47. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Empire Yellow 14-14
      #fbbe23
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. ★ Patent Yellow 12-10
      #f9be28
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  48. Sanderson

    1. ★ Empire Gold
      #f9c442
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  49. Jedynka

    1. ★ Aranyló Sárga
      #febe0e
      ΔE = 2.052 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
    2. Aranyló Sárga
      #ffc94e
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 63.6%
  50. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 363 - Bold yellow
      #fcbe11
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  51. Disney

    1. ★ 1C-20-4 Bee a Friend
      #ffc646
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 62.1%
  52. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 0265 / Yellow
      #f5c32c
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  53. Sico

    1. ★ 6096-54 Bunch O'bananas
      #ffca3d
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 63.8%
    2. 6095-54 Clover Honey
      #ffca49
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 64.0%
  54. Behr

    1. ★ 380B-7 Marigold
      #ffc700
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 62.1%
    2. ★ S-G-370 Citrus Splash
      #ffbe00
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  55. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 13655
      #ffc700
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 62.1%
    2. Federal Standard 33655
      #ffca00
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 63.5%
  56. Tollens

    1. ★ UC009 Jaune Stockholm
      #f6c13a
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
    2. T2061-1
      #f8c814
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  57. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Babouche / 223
      #f6bf27
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  58. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 1225
      #fac93d
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 62.4%
    2. 123
      #fcc917
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 62.5%
  59. Resene

    1. Spotlight Y82-170-085
      #f8bf00
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
    2. Bright Spark Y83-168-082
      #f3be33
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  60. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 311
      #ffca45
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 63.9%
    2. 236
      #ffbd01
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  61. Bristol

    1. Sun Valley / P018-W7
      #fdc800
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 62.2%
    2. Flashy / P017-W6
      #feca00
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 63.3%
  62. Brillux

    1. 03.21.15
      #f7c400
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  63. Jotun

    1. 8198 / Gnist
      #fccb39
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 63.7%
  64. Crayola

    1. Sunglow
      #ffcc33
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 64.7%
  65. Dupont

    1. CAS250
      #fabc00
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  66. Duron

    1. Citrus
      #f9c801
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 61.5%

#ffc42a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ffc42a foreground

Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #ffc42a">…</p>

#ffc42a background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #ffc42a">…</p>

#ffc42a shadow

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ffc42a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16761898
Binary
11111111, 11000100, 00101010
Hexadecimal
#ffc42a
LRV
≈ 60.9%
Closest short hex
#fc3 ΔE = 2.673
RGB
rgb(255, 196, 42)
RGBA
rgba(255, 196, 42, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.517, g: 0.398, b: 0.085
RYB
red: 0.485%, yellow: 1.000%, blue: 0.165%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-15318 / 0xffffc42a
HSL
hsl(43, 100%, 58%)
HSLA
hsla(43, 100%, 58%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 43° (43.380), saturation: 84% (0.835), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 43.380, saturation: 83.529%, perceived brightness: 80.553%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 58.790, S: 100.026, L: 82.331
Cubehelix
H: 41.577, S: 1.840, L: 0.772
TSL
T: 2.190, S: 0.261, L: 0.769
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 84% (0.835), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 23% (0.231), yellow: 84% (0.835)
XYZ
X: 61.402, Y: 60.912, Z: 10.713
xyY
x: 0.462, y: 0.458, Y: 60.912
CIELab
L: 82.331, a: 8.392, b: 77.205
CIELuv
L: 82.331, u: 49.243, v: 81.280
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 82.331, C: 77.660, H: 83.797
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 82.331, C: 95.033, H: 58.790
Hunter-Lab
L: 78.046, a: 3.853, b: 46.494
CIECAM02
J: 77.592, C: 62.894, h: 84.105, Q: 173.548, M: 55.000, s: 56.295, H: 90.470
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.794, jaune: 10.448, green: -0.994
LMS
L: 69.423, M: 60.260, S: 11.548
YCbCr
Y: 184.435, Cb: 51.662, Cr: 164.835
YCgCo
Y: 172.250, Cg: 23.750, Co: 117.000
YDbDr
Y: 196.085, Db: -231.832, Dr: -112.065
YPbPr
Y: 197.479, Pb: -83.785, Pr: 36.584
xvYCC
Y: 185.600, Cb: 54.401, Cr: 160.137
YIQ
Y: 196.085, I: 84.622, Q: -35.439
YUV
Y: 196.085, U: -75.823, V: 51.687
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 8,5/12 ΔE = 1.122
Brand Color
IKEA ΔE = 2.673

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