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#ffcd00 Hex Color Code

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#ffcd00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ffcd00 is a shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #ffcd00 is composed of 100% red, 80.39% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #ffcd00 has a hue of 48° (degrees), 100% saturation and 50% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 577.12 nm.

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#ffcd00 linear gradient to complementary #00deff

  1. #ffcd00
  2. #efd04d
  3. #ddd375
  4. #c7d599
  5. #a9d8bb
  6. #7edbdd
  7. #00deff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #d1a500
  2. #e0b200
  3. #f0bf00
  4. #ffcd00
  5. #ffdb22
  6. #ffe936
  7. #fff746

Tones

  1. #ffcd00
  2. #ebc033
  3. #d8b249
  4. #c3a55a
  5. #ae9968
  6. #988c75
  7. #808080

Tints and Shades

#ffcd00 to white

  1. #ffcd00
  2. #ffd54a
  3. #ffdd72
  4. #ffe596
  5. #ffeeb9
  6. #fff6dc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#ffcd00 to black

  1. #ffcd00
  2. #d0a711
  3. #a38317
  4. #786117
  5. #504115
  6. #2b230f
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Benjamin Moore

    ★ Foul Pole Yellow / SC-27
    #ffcd09
    ΔE = 0.170 / LRV ≈ 64.9%

  2. Testors

    ★ Testors 1632
    #fecd00
    ΔE = 0.211 / LRV ≈ 64.7%

  3. Valspar Paint

    ★ Tangy 3008-1A
    #ffce01
    ΔE = 0.333 / LRV ≈ 65.4%

  4. Vallejo Game Color

    ★ Gold Yellow (007)
    #ffce00
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 65.4%

  5. Rackham

    ★ Royal Yellow (39)
    #ffce00
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 65.4%

  6. Reaper Master

    ★ Marigold Yellow (9007)
    #ffce00
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 65.4%

  7. Vallejo Model Color

    ★ Golden Yellow (948)
    #ffce00
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 65.4%

  8. Old Citadel

    ★ Golden Yellow
    #ffce00
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 65.4%

  9. Tamiya

    ★ Tamiya 80303,XF3
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  10. Taubmans

    ★ Freedom Fighter / T12 13.H3
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  11. Ford

    ★ Cream
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  12. GM / General Motors

    ★ Highway Yellow
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  13. Federal Standard

    ★ Federal Standard 23655
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  14. Devoe Paint

    ★ Blazing Star / 40YY 64/903
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  15. Berger

    ★ Golden Ray / 7869
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  16. Vista Paint

    ★ Golden Ray
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  17. Aerospace Material Specification

    ★ AMS-STD 595 23655 Yellow
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  18. Scib Paints

    ★ Golden Ray / 7869
    #ffcc00 / #fc0
    ΔE = 0.337 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

  19. Asian Paints

    ★ Lemon Ole / X105
    #fecc00
    ΔE = 0.352 / LRV ≈ 64.3%

  20. Apple Barrel

    ★ Yellow / 20502
    #ffcc03
    ΔE = 0.354 / LRV ≈ 64.5%

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#ffcd00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ffcd00 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #ffcd00">…</p>

#ffcd00 background

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="background-color: #ffcd00">…</p>

#ffcd00 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ffcd00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16764160
Binary
11111111, 11001101, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#ffcd00
LRV
≈ 64.9%
Closest short hex
#fc0 ΔE = 0.337
RGB
rgb(255, 205, 0)
RGBA
rgba(255, 205, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.554, g: 0.446, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 24.390%, yellow: 100.000%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13056 / 0xffffcd00
HSL
hsl(48, 100%, 50%)
HSLA
hsla(48, 100%, 50%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 48° (48.235), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 48.235, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 82.363%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 64.077, S: 100.027, L: 84.446
Cubehelix
H: 46.548, S: 2.309, L: 0.774
TSL
T: 1.979, S: 0.333, L: 0.771
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 100% (1.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 20% (0.196), yellow: 100% (1.000)
XYZ
X: 63.076, Y: 64.927, Z: 9.210
xyY
x: 0.460, y: 0.473, Y: 64.927
CIELab
L: 84.446, a: 3.167, b: 85.389
CIELuv
L: 84.446, u: 42.979, v: 88.420
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 84.446, C: 85.448, H: 87.876
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 84.446, C: 98.313, H: 64.077
Hunter-Lab
L: 80.577, a: -1.281, b: 49.627
CIECAM02
J: 80.027, C: 69.600, h: 89.567, Q: 176.250, M: 60.864, s: 58.765, H: 99.293
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.769, jaune: 11.318, green: -0.075
LMS
L: 72.619, M: 65.890, S: 10.129
YCbCr
Y: 184.855, Cb: 30.605, Cr: 164.505
YCoCg
Y: 166.250, Cg: 38.750, Co: 127.500
YDbDr
Y: 196.580, Db: -295.765, Dr: -111.135
YPbPr
Y: 200.890, Pb: -108.250, Pr: 34.430
xvYCC
Y: 188.529, Cb: 32.910, Cr: 158.244
YIQ
Y: 196.580, I: 95.645, Q: -53.210
YUV
Y: 196.580, U: -96.734, V: 51.252
Okhsl
h: 90.847, s: 1.000, l: 0.845
Okhsv
h: 90.847. s: 1.000, v: 1.000
Okhwb
h: 90.847, w: 0.000, b: 0.000
Oklab
l: 0.867, a: -0.003, b: 0.177
Oklch
l: 0.867, c: 0.177, h: 90.847
JzAzBz
Jz: 0.01346, Az: 0.00174, Bz: 0.01781
JzCzHz
Jz: 0.01346, Cz: 0.01790, Hz: 84.43641
Munsell Color System
5Y 8,5/12 ΔE = 1.178
Brand Color
National Geographic ΔE = 0.337

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