Faux-Pear (#cfea21) color information

The hexidecimal color, #cfea21, is related to "Pear" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Pear (#cfea21), used in media, the following may come to mind: a sense of warmth, having their attention grabbed, will power, food and restaurants, and being center-of-attention. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth.

Breakdown of #cfea21

#cfea21 is made up of (207, 234, 33) in RGB colorspace and (11.54, 0.00, 85.90, 8.24) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13625889 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccff33. Black should be used ontop of #cfea21 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cfea21. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cfea21 luma #202.98
Websafe hex #ccff33 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(207, 234, 33) Adobe RGB (213.00, 233.00, 68.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(81%, 92%, 13%) Closest named color Pear
rgba rgba(207.0, 234.0, 33.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.85, -28.71, 47.45)
cmyk cmyk(11.54, 0.00, 85.90, 8.24) CIE-L*ab (87.97, -31.48, 80.77)
hsv hsv(68.38, 83.16, 52.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.97, 86.69, 111.29)
hsb hsb(68.38, 85.87, 92.00) CIE-L*uv (87.97, -11.95, 95.63)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Pear (#cfea21)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #cfea21 and the second color is called the "compliment" #3c21ea.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pear (#cfea21)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #cfea21 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #3c21ea.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pear (#cfea21)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Pear (#cfea21)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Pear (#cfea21)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #cfea21

Lighter shades are produced by blending #cfea21 with white

Faux-Pear (#cfea21)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #cfea21 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #cfea21

When you combine pure gray with this color, #cfea21, tones are produced.

Faux-Pear (#cfea21) Gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #cfea21 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cfea21 → #3c21ea
#cfea21 → #ddf063
#cfea21 → #000000
#cfea21 → #6bea21
#cfea21 → #7c8c13
#cfea21 → #eaa021

#cfea21 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #cfea21 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #cfea21 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #cfea21

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#cfea21might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

#cfea21 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cfea21. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cfea21 in coding

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #cfea21
Java new Color(207, 234, 33);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 207, 234, 33);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:207 green:234 blue:33 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(207f, 234f, 33f);
Swift UIColor(red:207, green:234, blue:33, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $21eacf
Python Color('#cfea21')

Base Conversions of hex color #cfea21

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cfea21. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13625889 while the individual RGB conversions are: 207, 234, 33.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001111 11101010 00100001
Hex cf ea 21
Octal 317 352 41
Decimal 207 234 33

#cfea21 Icons

If you're considering using #cfea21 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Pear (#cfea21) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #cfea21 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #cfea21 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cfea21 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cfea21 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cfea21 background.
This text is hex color #cfea21 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cfea21 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cfea21 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cfea21 and white (#ffffff) background.