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#ffff56 Hex Color Code

#ffff56 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ffff56 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #ffff56 is comprised of 100% red, 100% green and 33.73% blue. In the HSL color space #ffff56 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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#ffff56 linear gradient to complementary #56e6ff

  1. #ffff56
  2. #effb78
  3. #ddf696
  4. #c8f2b1
  5. #aeeecc
  6. #8ceae5
  7. #56e6ff

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #cccf1c
  2. #dddf32
  3. #eeef45
  4. #ffff56
  5. #ffff67
  6. #ffff77
  7. #ffff87

Tones

  1. #ffff56
  2. #f3f069
  3. #e6e279
  4. #d8d487
  5. #cac694
  6. #bbb8a0
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#ffff56 to white

  1. #ffff56
  2. #ffff77
  3. #ffff94
  4. #ffffb0
  5. #ffffca
  6. #ffffe5
  7. #ffffff

#ffff56 to black

  1. #ffff56
  2. #d0d049
  3. #a3a23c
  4. #787730
  5. #4f4e23
  6. #2a2916
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 5 / 5 Ginstergelb
      #fcfc4c
      ΔE = 1.197 / LRV ≈ 90.8%
    2. ★ 67 / 67 Jasmingelb
      #fcfc5c
      ΔE = 1.217 / LRV ≈ 91.1%
  2. Green Planet Paints

    1. ★ Daffodil Yellow
      #ffff46
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 93.2%
  3. Crayola

    1. ★ Unmellow Yellow
      #ffff66
      ΔE = 1.366 / LRV ≈ 93.7%
  4. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 0550-G70Y
      #fafb4f
      ΔE = 1.482 / LRV ≈ 89.9%
    2. ★ S 0540-G70Y
      #ffff6b
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 93.8%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Yellow Jubilee Y2-A1-1
      #fcfc44
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 90.7%
    2. Lemon Essence Y5-A1-2
      #fcfc70
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 91.5%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 12-0645 TN
      #fcf951
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 89.0%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Raps 618 / S 0560-Y
      #fafa61
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 89.6%
    2. Solros 620 / S 0470-Y02R
      #fcf84a
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 88.3%
  8. Ford

    1. Premier Yellow
      #fefb6c
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 91.2%
    2. Tractor Beige
      #ffff73
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 94.0%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. Gone Bananas
      #fff75f
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 88.6%
    2. Funshine
      #feff76
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 93.9%

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#ffff56 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ffff56 foreground

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="color: #ffff56">…</p>

#ffff56 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #ffff56">…</p>

#ffff56 shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ffff56">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
16777046
Binary
11111111, 11111111, 01010110
Hexadecimal
#ffff56
LRV
≈ 93.5%
Closest short hex
#ff5 ΔE = 0.080
RGB
rgb(255, 255, 86)
RGBA
rgba(255, 255, 86, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.428, g: 0.428, b: 0.144
RYB
red: 0.337%, yellow: 1.000%, blue: 0.337%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-170 / 0xffffff56
HSL
hsl(60, 100%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(60, 100%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 60° (60.000), saturation: 66% (0.663), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 60.000, saturation: 66.275%, perceived brightness: 94.814%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 85.873, S: 100.058, L: 97.412
Cubehelix
H: 56.942, S: 4.430, L: 0.927
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.179, L: 0.924
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 66% (0.663), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 66% (0.663)
XYZ
X: 78.682, Y: 93.454, Z: 22.696
xyY
x: 0.404, y: 0.480, Y: 93.454
CIELab
L: 97.412, a: -19.364, b: 76.953
CIELuv
L: 97.412, u: 6.835, v: 94.720
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 97.412, C: 79.352, H: 104.124
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 97.412, C: 94.966, H: 85.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 96.672, a: -23.892, b: 53.750
CIECAM02
J: 96.218, C: 65.035, h: 105.250, Q: 193.258, M: 56.872, s: 54.248, H: 126.967
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.787, jaune: 10.870, green: 3.080
LMS
L: 94.121, M: 103.416, S: 23.826
YCbCr
Y: 218.483, Cb: 53.809, Cr: 139.999
YCgCo
Y: 212.750, Cg: 42.250, Co: 106.000
YDbDr
Y: 235.734, Db: -225.277, Dr: -36.673
YPbPr
Y: 242.832, Pb: -84.500, Pr: 7.774
xvYCC
Y: 224.550, Cb: 53.773, Cr: 134.829
YIQ
Y: 235.734, I: 54.293, Q: -52.582
YUV
Y: 235.734, U: -73.681, V: 16.902
Munsell Color System
10Y 9/6 ΔE = 11.744
Brand Color
Sprint ΔE = 10.163

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