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#ffff55 / #ff5 Hex Color Code

#ffff55 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ffff55 / #ff5 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #ffff55 is comprised of 100% red, 100% green and 33.33% blue. In the HSL color space #ffff55 has a hue of 60° (degrees), 100% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 570.47 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#ffff55 linear gradient to complementary #55e6ff

  1. #ffff55
  2. #effb78
  3. #ddf695
  4. #c7f2b1
  5. #adeecb
  6. #8beae5
  7. #55e6ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #cccf1a
  2. #dddf31
  3. #eeef44
  4. #ffff55
  5. #ffff66
  6. #ffff76
  7. #ffff86

Tones

  1. #ffff55
  2. #f2f068
  3. #e5e278
  4. #d8d386
  5. #cac593
  6. #bab89f
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#ffff55 to white

  1. #ffff55
  2. #ffff76
  3. #ffff94
  4. #ffffaf
  5. #ffffca
  6. #ffffe5
  7. #ffffff

#ffff55 to black

  1. #ffff55
  2. #d0d048
  3. #a3a23c
  4. #78772f
  5. #504e23
  6. #2a2916
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 5 / 5 Ginstergelb
      #fcfc4c
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 90.8%
    2. ★ 67 / 67 Jasmingelb
      #fcfc5c
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 91.1%
  2. Crayola

    1. ★ Unmellow Yellow
      #ffff66
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 93.7%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0550-G70Y
      #fafb4f
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 89.9%
    2. ★ S 0540-G70Y
      #ffff6b
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 93.8%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Yellow Jubilee Y2-A1-1
      #fcfc44
      ΔE = 1.512 / LRV ≈ 90.7%
    2. Lemon Essence Y5-A1-2
      #fcfc70
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 91.5%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 12-0645 TN
      #fcf951
      ΔE = 1.912 / LRV ≈ 89.0%
  6. Beckers

    1. ★ Raps 618 / S 0560-Y
      #fafa61
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 89.6%
    2. Solros 620 / S 0470-Y02R
      #fcf84a
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 88.3%
  7. Ford

    1. Premier Yellow
      #fefb6c
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 91.2%
    2. Tractor Beige
      #ffff73
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 94.0%
  8. Valspar Paint

    1. Gone Bananas
      #fff75f
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 88.6%
    2. Funshine
      #feff76
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 93.9%

#ffff55 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ffff55 foreground

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #ff5">…</p>

#ffff55 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #ff5">…</p>

#ffff55 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ff5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16777045
Binary
11111111, 11111111, 01010101
Hexadecimal
#ffff55 / #ff5
LRV
≈ 93.4%
RGB
rgb(255, 255, 85)
RGBA
rgba(255, 255, 85, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.429, g: 0.429, b: 0.143
RYB
red: 0.333%, yellow: 1.000%, blue: 0.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-171 / 0xffffff55
HSL
hsl(60, 100%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 100%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 67% (0.667), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 66.667%, perceived brightness: 94.798%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 100.058, L: 97.405
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 4.432, L: 0.927
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.181, L: 0.924
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 67% (0.667), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 67% (0.667)
XYZ
X: 78.642, Y: 93.438, Z: 22.485
xyY
x: 0.404, y: 0.480, Y: 93.438
CIELab
L: 97.405, a: -19.416, b: 77.310
CIELuv
L: 97.405, u: 6.855, v: 95.001
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 97.405, C: 79.711, H: 104.098
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 97.405, C: 95.248, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 96.663, a: -23.939, b: 53.873
CIECAM02
J: 96.207, C: 65.346, h: 105.261, Q: 193.247, M: 57.144, s: 54.379, H: 126.984
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.786, jaune: 10.909, green: 3.091
LMS
L: 94.119, M: 103.416, S: 23.619
YCbCr
Y: 218.385, Cb: 53.370, Cr: 140.070
YCgCo
Y: 212.500, Cg: 42.500, Co: 106.250
YDbDr
Y: 235.620, Db: -226.610, Dr: -36.890
YPbPr
Y: 242.760, Pb: -85.000, Pr: 7.820
xvYCC
Y: 224.488, Cb: 53.333, Cr: 134.869
YIQ
Y: 235.620, I: 54.615, Q: -52.893
YUV
Y: 235.620, U: -74.117, V: 17.002
Munsell Color System
10Y 9/6 ΔE = 11.831
Brand Color
Sprint ΔE = 10.143

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