#dcd35e Color Information

#dcd35e Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #dcd35e. In RGB, it consists of 86.3% Red, 82.7% Green, and 36.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 4.1% Magenta, 57.3% Yellow, and 13.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 55.7°, with saturation of 64.3% and lightness of 61.6%. The decimal value for #dcd35e is 14472030, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cccc66. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #dcd35e is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#dcd35e Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color220, 211, 94 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color86.3%, 82.7%, 36.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.137, 0.173, 0.631 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.041, 0.573, 0.137 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color55.7°, 64.3%, 61.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color55.7°, 57.3%, 86.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color54.830, 62.612, 19.785 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color104, 220, 94 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code14472030 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color83.238, -11.524, 57.819 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)83.238, 58.956, 101.272 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color83.238, 11.218, 72.093 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color79.128, -14.787, 40.565 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.400, 0.456, 62.612 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4292662110 / 0xffdcd35e Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cccc66 Copy

Shades of #dcd35e

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #dcd35e, its pure hue is 55.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 64.3%, and its lightness is 61.6%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #dcd35e, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0d0c06 to #cfc758.

Tints of #dcd35e

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #dcd35e, its pure hue is 55.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 64.3%, and its lightness is 61.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #dcd35e, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #ded667 to #fdfcf6.

Tones of #dcd35e

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #dcd35e, its pure hue is 55.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 64.3%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #dcd35e, which range from #9d9d9d (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #fff13b (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #dcd35e

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #dcd35e! For #dcd35e, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #dcd35e. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #dcd35e

This color, #dcd35e, consists of 86.3% Red, 82.7% Green, and 36.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 220, Green = 211, Blue = 94. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #dcd35e is 0% Cyan, 4.1% Magenta, 57.3% Yellow, and 13.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R86.3%
C0.0%
G82.7%
M4.1%
B36.9%
Y57.3%
K13.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 220 211 94
Octal 334 323 136
Hexa #dc #d3 #5e
Binary 11011100 11010011 01011110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 4 57 13
Octal 0 4 71 15
Hexa #00 #04 #39 #0d
Binary 00000000 00000100 00111001 00001101

Analogous Colors of #dcd35e

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #dcd35e — which has hue 55.7° — its analogous colors are located at 25.7° and 85.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcd35e.

Triadic Colors of #dcd35e

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #dcd35e — which has hue 55.7° — its triadic colors are located at 55.7° and 295.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcd35e.

Complementary Color of #dcd35e

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #dcd35e — which has hue 55.7° — its complementary color is located at 235.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcd35e.

Split Complementary Colors of #dcd35e

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #dcd35e — which has hue 55.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 55.7° and 265.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcd35e.

Tetradic Colors of #dcd35e

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #dcd35e — which has hue 55.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 325.7°, 55.7°, 145.7°, and 235.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #dcd35e.

Monochromatic Colors of #dcd35e

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #dcd35e, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #9e973a — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #f6f1a6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #dcd35e

We want to make getting started with #dcd35e on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #dcd35e into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #dcd35e can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #dcd35e with other HTML elements.

#dcd35e Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #dcd35e.
<span style="color: #dcd35e;">The color of this text is #dcd35e.</span>

#dcd35e Background Color

The background color for this text is #dcd35e.
<div style="background-color: #dcd35e; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #dcd35e.</div>

#dcd35e Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #dcd35e.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #dcd35e;">This color for the shadow of this text is #dcd35e.</span>

#dcd35e Border Color

This is a div with border color #dcd35e.
<div style="border: #dcd35e 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #dcd35e.</div>

#dcd35e Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #dcd35e on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #dcd35e; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #dcd35e on a white background.</div></div>

#dcd35e Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #dcd35e on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #dcd35e; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #dcd35e on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #dcd35e to White

This is a gradient from #dcd35e to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#dcd35e,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#dcd35e,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#dcd35e,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#dcd35e,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #dcd35e to white.</div>

Gradient from #dcd35e to Black

This is a gradient from #dcd35e to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#dcd35e,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#dcd35e,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#dcd35e,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#dcd35e,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #dcd35e to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #dcd35e

In addition to using #dcd35e on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #dcd35e in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #dcd35e, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 220, Green = 211, Blue = 94). If you need details about the color coordinates of #dcd35e in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #dcd35e
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(220, 211, 94)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #dcd35e; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #dcd35e; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #dcd35e; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(220, 211, 94);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#dcd35e")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:220, green:211, blue:94, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:220 green:211 blue:94 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(220f, 211f, 94f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(220, 211, 94);
 

#dcd35e Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #dcd35e the same way. For those with color blindness, #dcd35e might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #dcd35e looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #dcd35e is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #dcd35e looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #dcd35e will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #dcd35e is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 1.6:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text