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#ffec51 Hex Color Code

#ffec51 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ffec51 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #ffec51 is comprised of 100% red, 92.55% green and 31.76% blue. In the HSL color space #ffec51 has a hue of 53° (degrees), 100% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.02 nm.

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#ffec51 linear gradient to complementary #51e3ff

  1. #ffec51
  2. #efea74
  3. #dde992
  4. #c8e7ae
  5. #aee6c9
  6. #8be4e4
  7. #51e3ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #cebf1b
  2. #dece30
  3. #efdd41
  4. #ffec51
  5. #fffb61
  6. #ffff70
  7. #ffff7f

Tones

  1. #ffec51
  2. #f2e064
  3. #e5d574
  4. #d7c983
  5. #c8be90
  6. #b9b39c
  7. #a8a8a8

Tints and Shades

#ffec51 to White

  1. #ffec51
  2. #ffef72
  3. #fff290
  4. #fff5ac
  5. #fff8c8
  6. #fffce4
  7. #ffffff

#ffec51 to Black

  1. #ffec51
  2. #d0c045
  3. #a39639
  4. #786f2d
  5. #504921
  6. #2a2715
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Ford

    1. ★ Calabash Yellow
      #ffed54
      ΔE = 0.394 / LRV ≈ 82.5%
    2. ★ Pastel Rattan
      #fee83a
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 79.1%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Paris Daisy G92-140-093
      #fbeb50
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 80.5%
    2. ★ Holiday G87-129-097
      #f5eb4f
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 79.4%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 11-c
      #ffea5d
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 80.9%
    2. ★ 12-c
      #fff15f
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 85.0%
  4. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5006
      #fceb3e
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 80.5%
    2. ★ 4006
      #fbec40
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 80.9%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 20/09
      #fce844
      ΔE = 1.557 / LRV ≈ 78.8%
    2. ★ 256 / 256 Verkehrsgelb
      #fce840
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 78.8%
  6. Focoltone

    1. ★ 3382
      #ffef40
      ΔE = 1.782 / LRV ≈ 83.4%
    2. 3396
      #ffef2a
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 83.2%
  7. Crayola

    1. ★ Cornsilk
      #ffef3f
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 83.4%
  8. Alcro

    1. ★ Pistill
      #ffef3f
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 83.4%
    2. Strutt
      #f3ee54
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 80.8%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0550-G90Y
      #fff14a
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 84.7%
    2. S 0560-G90Y
      #ffe72d
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 78.6%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Basket of Gold Y1-A1-1
      #fce83c
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 78.7%
    2. Namaqualand O7-A1-2
      #fce45c
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 77.0%
  11. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Panama Yellow
      #fbed35
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 81.3%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. Witch Hazel
      #ffec6a
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 82.3%
  13. Peintures MF

    1. Armoise
      #fbe966
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 79.7%
  14. Pantone / PMS

    1. 101
      #f5ed59
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 80.7%
    2. 106
      #f5e85c
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 77.9%
  15. Testors

    1. Testors 1112
      #fef359
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 85.9%
  16. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / S 0560-G80Y
      #f6e655
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 76.8%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. Banana Yellow / 2022-40
      #ffe866
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 79.9%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Rubber Duckie 112-6
      #ffe763
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 79.3%
    2. Yellow Sunshine 111-7
      #ffe455
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 77.4%
  19. Porter Paints

    1. Rubber Duckie / 112-6
      #ffe763
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 79.3%
    2. Yellow Sunshine / 111-7
      #ffe455
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 77.4%
  20. Tollens

    1. T2054-3
      #f9ec69
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 81.2%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. Full Sun
      #f5eb3a
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 79.1%
    2. Touch Of Class
      #f2ea4c
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 78.2%
  22. Krylon

    1. Bright Idea
      #ffea6b
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 81.2%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. Rajah Gold / 7862
      #ffe449
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 77.2%
  24. Berger

    1. Rajah Gold / 7862
      #ffe449
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 77.2%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. Rajah Gold
      #ffe449
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 77.2%
  26. Duron

    1. Lemon Twist
      #ffe55c
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 78.1%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5404 - Highlighter
      #ffe536
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 77.6%
  28. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Highlighter / 2933
      #ffe536
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 77.6%
  29. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.952 #11
      #faf264
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 84.8%
  30. Beckers

    1. Påsklilja 617 / 0659-G91Y
      #faf264
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 84.8%

#ffec51 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ffec51 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #ffec51">…</p>

#ffec51 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #ffec51">…</p>

#ffec51 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ffec51">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16772177
Binary
11111111, 11101100, 01010001
Hexadecimal
#ffec51
LRV
≈ 81.8%
Closest short hex
#fe5 ΔE = 0.716
RGB
rgb(255, 236, 81)
RGBA
rgba(255, 236, 81, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.446, g: 0.413, b: 0.142
RYB
red: 0.401%, yellow: 1.000%, blue: 0.318%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5039 / 0xffffec51
HSL
hsl(53, 100%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(53, 100%%, 66%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 53° (53.448), saturation: 68% (0.682), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 53.448, saturation: 68.235%, perceived brightness: 90.182%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 77.632, S: 100.033, L: 92.508
Cubehelix
H: 51.444, S: 2.754, L: 0.881
TSL
T: 1.753, S: 0.185, L: 0.878
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 7% (0.075), yellow: 68% (0.682), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 7% (0.075), yellow: 68% (0.682)
XYZ
X: 72.724, Y: 81.848, Z: 19.751
xyY
x: 0.417, y: 0.470, Y: 81.848
CIELab
L: 92.508, a: -10.390, b: 73.868
CIELuv
L: 92.508, u: 19.364, v: 88.302
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 92.508, C: 74.595, H: 98.007
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 92.508, C: 90.401, H: 77.632
Hunter-Lab
L: 90.470, a: -14.836, b: 50.385
CIECAM02
J: 89.987, C: 60.675, h: 98.740, Q: 186.897, M: 53.060, s: 53.282, H: 116.009
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.803, jaune: 10.399, green: 1.759
LMS
L: 85.246, M: 87.889, S: 20.754
YCbCr
Y: 208.417, Cb: 57.143, Cr: 147.346
YCgCo
Y: 202.000, Cg: 34.000, Co: 107.250
YDbDr
Y: 224.011, Db: -215.165, Dr: -58.962
YPbPr
Y: 228.887, Pb: -79.685, Pr: 16.630
xvYCC
Y: 212.574, Cb: 58.002, Cr: 142.608
YIQ
Y: 224.011, I: 61.114, Q: -44.208
YUV
Y: 224.011, U: -70.373, V: 27.187
Munsell Color System
7.5Y 8,5/10 ΔE = 6.668
Brand Color
Sprint ΔE = 4.719

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