#fafe4b Color Information

#fafe4b 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 #fafe4b, and its official name is Banana Mash. In RGB, it consists of 98.0% Red, 99.6% Green, and 29.4% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 1.6% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 70.5% Yellow, and 0.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 61.3°, with saturation of 98.9% and lightness of 64.5%. The decimal value for #fafe4b is 16449099, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ffff33. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #fafe4b is green. 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#fafe4b Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorBanana Mash Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color250, 254, 75 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color98.0%, 99.6%, 29.4% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.020, 0.004, 0.706 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.016, 0, 0.705, 0.004 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color61.3°, 98.9%, 64.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color61.3°, 70.5%, 99.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color76.136, 91.716, 20.347 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color75, 254, 79 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code16449099 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color96.704, -21.433, 79.975 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)96.704, 82.797, 105.003 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color96.704, 4.347, 97.129 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color95.768, -25.686, 54.441 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.405, 0.487, 91.716 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4294639179 / 0xfffafe4b Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ffff33 Copy
Last Updated: February 4, 2023

Shades of #fafe4b

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #fafe4b, its pure hue is 61.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 98.9%, and its lightness is 64.5%. 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 #fafe4b, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f0f04 to #ebef47.

Tints of #fafe4b

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #fafe4b, its pure hue is 61.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 98.9%, and its lightness is 64.5%. 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 #fafe4b, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #fafe56 to #fffff4.

Tones of #fafe4b

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #fafe4b, its pure hue is 61.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 98.9%, 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 #fafe4b, which range from #a5a5a5 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #fbff4a (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #fafe4b

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #fafe4b! For #fafe4b, 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, #fafe4b. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #fafe4b

This color, #fafe4b, consists of 98.0% Red, 99.6% Green, and 29.4% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 250, Green = 254, Blue = 75. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #fafe4b is 1.6% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 70.5% Yellow, and 0.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R98.0%
C1.6%
G99.6%
M0.0%
B29.4%
Y70.5%
K0.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 250 254 75
Octal 372 376 113
Hexa #fa #fe #4b
Binary 11111010 11111110 01001011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 1 0 70 0
Octal 1 0 106 0
Hexa #01 #00 #46 #00
Binary 00000001 00000000 01000110 00000000

Analogous Colors of #fafe4b

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #fafe4b — which has hue 61.3° — its analogous colors are located at 31.3° and 91.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafe4b.

Triadic Colors of #fafe4b

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 #fafe4b — which has hue 61.3° — its triadic colors are located at 61.3° and 301.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafe4b.

Complementary Color of #fafe4b

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #fafe4b — which has hue 61.3° — its complementary color is located at 241.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafe4b.

Split Complementary Colors of #fafe4b

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 #fafe4b — which has hue 61.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 61.3° and 271.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafe4b.

Tetradic Colors of #fafe4b

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 #fafe4b — which has hue 61.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 331.3°, 61.3°, 151.3°, and 241.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fafe4b.

Monochromatic Colors of #fafe4b

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #fafe4b, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #e7ed02 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #fdffa5 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #fafe4b

We want to make getting started with #fafe4b on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #fafe4b into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #fafe4b 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 #fafe4b with other HTML elements.

#fafe4b Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #fafe4b.
<span style="color: #fafe4b;">The color of this text is #fafe4b.</span>

#fafe4b Background Color

The background color for this text is #fafe4b.
<div style="background-color: #fafe4b; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #fafe4b.</div>

#fafe4b Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #fafe4b.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #fafe4b;">This color for the shadow of this text is #fafe4b.</span>

#fafe4b Border Color

This is a div with border color #fafe4b.
<div style="border: #fafe4b 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #fafe4b.</div>

#fafe4b Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #fafe4b on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #fafe4b; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #fafe4b on a white background.</div></div>

#fafe4b Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #fafe4b on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #fafe4b; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #fafe4b on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #fafe4b to White

This is a gradient from #fafe4b to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#fafe4b,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#fafe4b,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#fafe4b,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#fafe4b,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #fafe4b to white.</div>

Gradient from #fafe4b to Black

This is a gradient from #fafe4b to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#fafe4b,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#fafe4b,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#fafe4b,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#fafe4b,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #fafe4b to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #fafe4b

In addition to using #fafe4b 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 #fafe4b in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #fafe4b, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 250, Green = 254, Blue = 75). If you need details about the color coordinates of #fafe4b 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 #fafe4b
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(250, 254, 75)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #fafe4b; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #fafe4b; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #fafe4b; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(250, 254, 75);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#fafe4b")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:250, green:254, blue:75, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:250 green:254 blue:75 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(250f, 254f, 75f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(250, 254, 75);
 

#fafe4b Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #fafe4b the same way. For those with color blindness, #fafe4b might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #fafe4b looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #fafe4b 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 #fafe4b 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 #fafe4b 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 Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #fafe4b 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 1.1:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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