Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00) color information

The hexidecimal color, #efdf00, is very close to "Titanium yellow" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "generic yellow". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Titanium yellow (#efdf00), in designs, the following may come to mind: being encouraged to communicate, youthfulness, will power, the home, and affordability. Colors labeled as "generic yellow" are rarely tied to finance and wealth. Airbus is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)

#efdf00 is made up of (239, 223, 0) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 6.69, 100.00, 6.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15720192 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcc00. Black should be used ontop of #efdf00 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #efdf00. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #efdf00 luma #202.36
Websafe hex #ffcc00 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(239, 223, 0) Adobe RGB (234.00, 222.00, 48.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(94%, 87%, 0%) Closest named color Titanium yellow
rgba rgba(239.0, 223.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.26, -11.80, 49.18)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 6.69, 100.00, 6.27) CIE-L*ab (87.49, -12.42, 88.19)
hsv hsv(55.53, 100.00, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.49, 89.06, 98.02)
hsb hsb(55.53, 100.00, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (87.49, 18.77, 95.48)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)

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" #efdf00 while the second is the "compliment" #0013ef.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #efdf00 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0013ef.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #efdf00

When you combine pure white with this color, #efdf00, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #efdf00

Darker shades of #efdf00 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #efdf00 with gray

Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00) 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 #efdf00 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#efdf00 → #0013ef
#efdf00 → #f3e84c
#efdf00 → #000000
#efdf00 → #8bef00
#efdf00 → #8f8500
#efdf00 → #ef6300

How #efdf00 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #efdf00 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 #efdf00 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00)

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

#efdf00might 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.

#efdf00 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#efdf00. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Airbus

#efdf00 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 #efdf00
Java new Color(239, 223, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 239, 223, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:239 green:223 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(239f, 223f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:239, green:223, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $00dfef
Python Color('#efdf00')

Base Conversions of hex color #efdf00

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #efdf00. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15720192 while the individual RGB conversions are: 239, 223, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101111 11011111 00000000
Hex ef df 00
Octal 357 337 0
Decimal 239 223 0

#efdf00 Icons

If you're considering using #efdf00 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Titanium yellow (#efdf00) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #efdf00 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 #efdf00 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #efdf00 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #efdf00 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #efdf00 background.
This text is hex color #efdf00 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #efdf00 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #efdf00 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #efdf00 and white (#ffffff) background.