Faux-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00) color information

The hexidecimal color, #f2ff00, greatly resembles "Lemon glacier" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Lemon glacier (#f2ff00), used in advertisements, the following may come to mind: a sense of warmth, having their attention grabbed, will power, food and restaurants, and being center-of-attention. Colors labeled as "generic yellow" are rarely tied to finance and wealth.

Breakdown of #f2ff00

#f2ff00 is made up of (242, 255, 0) in RGB colorspace and (5.10, 0.00, 100.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15924992 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffff00. Black should be used ontop of #f2ff00 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f2ff00. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f2ff00 luma #222.04
Websafe hex #ffff00 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(242, 255, 0) Adobe RGB (245.00, 255.00, 62.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 100%, 0%) Closest named color Lemon glacier
rgba rgba(242.0, 255.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (94.87, -25.89, 54.51)
cmyk cmyk(5.10, 0.00, 100.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (96.00, -26.95, 92.15)
hsv hsv(63.02, 100.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (96.00, 96.01, 106.30)
hsb hsb(63.02, 100.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (96.00, -1.40, 106.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00)

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" #f2ff00 while the second is the "compliment" #0c00ff.

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-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #f2ff00 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0c00ff.

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-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00)

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-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00)

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-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00)

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 #f2ff00

Lighter shades are produced by blending #f2ff00 with white

Faux-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #f2ff00 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f2ff00, tones are produced.

Faux-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00) 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 #f2ff00 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f2ff00 → #0c00ff
#f2ff00 → #f5ff4c
#f2ff00 → #000000
#f2ff00 → #72ff00
#f2ff00 → #919900
#f2ff00 → #ff8c00

#f2ff00 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f2ff00 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 #f2ff00 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #f2ff00

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

#f2ff00might 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.

#f2ff00 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#f2ff00. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#f2ff00 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 #f2ff00
Java new Color(242, 255, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 242, 255, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:242 green:255 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(242f, 255f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:242, green:255, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $00fff2
Python Color('#f2ff00')

Base Conversions of hex color #f2ff00

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f2ff00. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15924992 while the individual RGB conversions are: 242, 255, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110010 11111111 00000000
Hex f2 ff 00
Octal 362 377 0
Decimal 242 255 0

#f2ff00 Icons

If you're considering using #f2ff00 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Lemon glacier (#f2ff00) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #f2ff00 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 #f2ff00 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f2ff00 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f2ff00 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f2ff00 background.
This text is hex color #f2ff00 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f2ff00 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f2ff00 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f2ff00 and white (#ffffff) background.