#fffe40 Color Information

#fffe40 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 #fffe40, and its official name is Sponge Cake. In RGB, it consists of 100.0% Red, 99.6% Green, and 25.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 0.4% Magenta, 74.9% Yellow, and 0% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 59.7°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 62.5%. The decimal value for #fffe40 is 16776768, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ffff33. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #fffe40 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#fffe40 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorSponge Cake Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color255, 254, 64 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color100.0%, 99.6%, 25.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.000, 0.004, 0.749 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.004, 0.749, 0 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color59.7°, 100.0%, 62.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color59.7°, 74.9%, 100.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color77.607, 92.514, 18.617 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color65, 255, 64 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code16776768 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color97.030, -19.867, 83.873 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)97.030, 86.194, 103.326 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color97.030, 7.862, 99.679 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color96.184, -24.297, 55.853 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.411, 0.490, 92.514 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4294966848 / 0xfffffe40 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ffff33 Copy
Last Updated: February 8, 2023

Shades of #fffe40

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #fffe40, its pure hue is 59.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 62.5%. 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 #fffe40, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0f0f04 to #f0ef3c.

Tints of #fffe40

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #fffe40, its pure hue is 59.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 62.5%. 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 #fffe40, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #fffe4b to #fffff4.

Tones of #fffe40

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #fffe40, its pure hue is 59.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, 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 #fffe40, which range from #a0a0a0 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #fffe40 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #fffe40

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #fffe40! For #fffe40, 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, #fffe40. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #fffe40

This color, #fffe40, consists of 100.0% Red, 99.6% Green, and 25.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 255, Green = 254, Blue = 64. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #fffe40 is 0% Cyan, 0.4% Magenta, 74.9% Yellow, and 0% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R100.0%
C0.0%
G99.6%
M0.4%
B25.1%
Y74.9%
K0.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 255 254 64
Octal 377 376 100
Hexa #ff #fe #40
Binary 11111111 11111110 01000000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 0 74 0
Octal 0 0 112 0
Hexa #00 #00 #4a #00
Binary 00000000 00000000 01001010 00000000

Analogous Colors of #fffe40

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #fffe40 — which has hue 59.7° — its analogous colors are located at 29.7° and 89.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fffe40.

Triadic Colors of #fffe40

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 #fffe40 — which has hue 59.7° — its triadic colors are located at 59.7° and 299.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fffe40.

Complementary Color of #fffe40

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #fffe40 — which has hue 59.7° — its complementary color is located at 239.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fffe40.

Split Complementary Colors of #fffe40

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 #fffe40 — which has hue 59.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 59.7° and 269.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fffe40.

Tetradic Colors of #fffe40

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 #fffe40 — which has hue 59.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 329.7°, 59.7°, 149.7°, and 239.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #fffe40.

Monochromatic Colors of #fffe40

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #fffe40, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #e0de00 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ffffa0 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #fffe40

We want to make getting started with #fffe40 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #fffe40 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #fffe40 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 #fffe40 with other HTML elements.

#fffe40 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #fffe40.
<span style="color: #fffe40;">The color of this text is #fffe40.</span>

#fffe40 Background Color

The background color for this text is #fffe40.
<div style="background-color: #fffe40; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #fffe40.</div>

#fffe40 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #fffe40.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #fffe40;">This color for the shadow of this text is #fffe40.</span>

#fffe40 Border Color

This is a div with border color #fffe40.
<div style="border: #fffe40 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #fffe40.</div>

#fffe40 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #fffe40 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #fffe40; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #fffe40 on a white background.</div></div>

#fffe40 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #fffe40 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #fffe40; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #fffe40 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #fffe40 to White

This is a gradient from #fffe40 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#fffe40,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#fffe40,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#fffe40,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#fffe40,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #fffe40 to white.</div>

Gradient from #fffe40 to Black

This is a gradient from #fffe40 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#fffe40,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#fffe40,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#fffe40,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#fffe40,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #fffe40 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #fffe40

In addition to using #fffe40 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 #fffe40 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #fffe40, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 255, Green = 254, Blue = 64). If you need details about the color coordinates of #fffe40 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 #fffe40
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(255, 254, 64)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #fffe40; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #fffe40; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #fffe40; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(255, 254, 64);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#fffe40")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:255, green:254, blue:64, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:254 blue:64 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(255f, 254f, 64f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(255, 254, 64);
 

#fffe40 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #fffe40 the same way. For those with color blindness, #fffe40 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #fffe40 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #fffe40 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 #fffe40 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 #fffe40 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 #fffe40 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
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text