Faux-Titanium yellow (#ebec00) color information

Hex color #ebec00 may be mistaken for "Titanium yellow" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "generic yellow". When people spot this color, Titanium yellow (#ebec00), in media, they might associate it with feelings of cheerfulness, having their attention grabbed, self-esteem, energy, and being center-of-attention. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for technology. University at Buffalo is a company using this color, according to our database.

#ebec00 Breakdown

#ebec00 is made up of (235, 236, 0) in RGB colorspace and (0.42, 0.00, 100.00, 7.45) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15461376 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffff00. Black should be used ontop of #ebec00 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ebec00. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ebec00 luma #208.80
Websafe hex #ffff00 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(235, 236, 0) Adobe RGB (234.00, 237.00, 58.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(92%, 93%, 0%) Closest named color Titanium yellow
rgba rgba(235.0, 236.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (88.32, -20.81, 50.84)
cmyk cmyk(0.42, 0.00, 100.00, 7.45) CIE-L*ab (90.78, -22.01, 88.21)
hsv hsv(60.67, 100.00, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (90.78, 90.91, 104.01)
hsb hsb(60.67, 100.00, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (90.78, 4.41, 99.63)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Titanium yellow (#ebec00)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #ebec00 while the second is the "compliment" #0000ed.

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 Compliments of #Faux-Titanium yellow (#ebec00)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ebec00 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0000ed.

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-Titanium yellow (#ebec00)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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-Titanium yellow (#ebec00)

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-Titanium yellow (#ebec00)

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 shades of #ebec00

Lighter shades of #ebec00 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Titanium yellow (#ebec00)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #ebec00 with black

Faux-Titanium yellow (#ebec00)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #ebec00, tones are produced.

Gradients including #ebec00

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 #ebec00 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ebec00 → #0000ed
#ebec00 → #f1f14c
#ebec00 → #000000
#ebec00 → #76ed00
#ebec00 → #8d8d00
#ebec00 → #ed7600

#ebec00 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #ebec00 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 #ebec00 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ebec00 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#ebec00might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #ebec00

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ebec00. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #ebec00

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 #ebec00
Java new Color(235, 236, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 235, 236, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:235 green:236 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(235f, 236f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:235, green:236, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $00eceb
Python Color('#ebec00')

Base Conversions of hex color #ebec00

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ebec00. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15461376 while the individual RGB conversions are: 235, 236, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101011 11101100 00000000
Hex eb ec 00
Octal 353 354 0
Decimal 235 236 0

#ebec00 Icons

If you're considering using #ebec00 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Titanium yellow (#ebec00) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ebec00 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 #ebec00 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ebec00 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ebec00 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ebec00 background.
This text is hex color #ebec00 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ebec00 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ebec00 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ebec00 and white (#ffffff) background.