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#ffff00 Yellow Color Information

In a RGB color space, #ffff00 hex color (also known as Yellow) is composed of 100% red, 100% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ffff00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ffff00 . #ffff00(or #ff0 ) is a websafe color .


#ffff00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ffff00 has RGB values of R:255, G:255, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16776960.

Hex triplet ffff00 #ffff00
RGB Decimal 255, 255, 0 rgb(255,255,0)
RGB Percent 100, 100, 0 rgb(100%,100%,0%)
CMYK 0, 0, 100, 0
HSL 60°, 100, 50 hsl(60,100%,50%)
HSV(HSB) 60°, 100, 100
Web Safe ffff00 #ff0
XYZ 77, 92.78, 13.85
xyY 0.419, 0.505, 92.78
CIE-LAB 97.138, -21.556, 94.482
CIE-LCH 97.138, 96.91, 102.852
CIE-LUV 97.138, 7.703, 106.789
Hunter-Lab 96.322, -25.871, 58.9
Binary 11111111, 11111111, 00000000

#ffff00 Color Analysis

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Color Schemes with #ffff00

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Alternatives to #ffff00

Below, you can see some colors close to #ffff00. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

#ffff00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ffff00

This text has a font color of #ffff00.

<span style="color:#ffff00">Text here</span>
#ffff00 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #ffff00.

<p style="background-color:#ffff00;">Content here</p>
#ffff00 border color

This element has a border color of #ffff00.

<div style="border:1px #ffff00;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#ffff00;}
.background {background-color:#ffff00;}
.border {border:1px solid #ffff00;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #ffff00;}

Shades and Tints of #ffff00

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000000 is the darkest color, while #ffffea is the lightest one.

Tones of #ffff00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #80807f is the less saturated color, while #f4f40b is the most saturated one.