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A comprehensive guide to hex color #ffd430

About hex color #ffd430 - near-Sunglow

Hex color #ffd430 greatly resembles "Sunglow". It's described as "yellow". When people spot the color yellow in brand logos, they may think of some of the following attributes: a sense of warmth, optimism, personal motivation and power, the home, and affordability. It's rarely tied to technology. Novartis, AIESEC, and Bower are using a color close to Sunglow in their branding. (Explore brands using Sunglow).

In RGB colorspace, the hexadecimal color #ffd430 is created using 100% red, 83.1% green, and 18.8% blue. In CMYK colorspace, you can make the color using 0% cyan, 16.9% magenta, 81.2% yellow, and 0% black.
 

RGB Composition
   
100%
 
83.1%
 
18.8%
   
    R   G   B    
CMYK Composition
 
0%
 
16.9%
 
81.2%
0%
 
  C   M   Y   K  

#ffd430 is made up of R: 255, G: 212, B: 48 in RGB colorspace and C: 0, M:16.86, Y:81.18, K:0 in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16766000 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ffcc33. Its closest named color is "Sunglow". Black should be used ontop of #ffd430 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ffd430. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ffd430
Websafe hex #ffcc33
rgb 255, 212, 48
rgb percent (%) 99.61%, 82.81%, 18.75%
rgba R: 255, G: 212, B: 48, A: 1.0
CMYK C: 0, M:16.86, Y:81.18, K:0
hsv 47.54, 100, 59.41
hsb 47.54, 81.18, 100
luma 206.113
Black or white text? #000000
Adobe RGB 243, 211, 68
Closest named color Sunglow
Hunter-Lab 82.8, 0.33, 46.15
CIE-L*ab 86.29, 0.34, 78.93
CIE-L*Ch(ab) 86.29, 78.93, 89.75
CIE-L*uv 86.29, 37.09, 86.38°

Some colors work better together. Here, you'll find color harmonies and schemes specific to the hex color #ffd430. These color palettes have been mathematically proven to pair well in designs.
 

Complimentary

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" #ffd430 and the second color is called the "compliment" #2f5cff.

Design Tip: Complimentary colors do the job if you want an element to really stand out!

#2f5cff
#ffd430

Split Complimentary

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ffd430 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2f5cff.

Design Tip: The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

#6a2fff
#ffd430
#2fc4ff

Triadic

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

Design Tip: Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

#d22fff
#ffd430
#2fffd2

Tetradic

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

#ff2f5c
#2f5cff
#2fffd2
#ffd430

Analagous

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.

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

#ff6a2f
#ffd430
#c4ff2f

When designing or marketing products, especially on a worldwide platform like Amazon, color is important. This section contains links to Amazon products that have some relation to one of the attributes of the color #ffd430: "having their attention grabbed".
 

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Seeing darker, lighter, and tinted variations of the hex color #ffd430 can help you with your creative processes. Remember, you can click on a color to be taken to its own page full of unique color information.
 

Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #ffd430 with black #000000.

#332a09
#4c3f0e
#665413
#7f6a18
#997f1c
#b29421
#cca926
#e5be2b

Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #ffd430 with white #FFFFFF.

#ffdc59
#ffe06e
#ffe582
#ffe997
#ffedac
#fff2c0
#fff6d5
#fffaea

Tones

Tones are produced by blending #ffd430 with gray #808080.

#999070
#a69968
#b2a160
#bfaa58
#ccb250
#d8ba48
#e5c340
#f2cb38

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 #ffd430 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the Color Harmonies section above.

Below each gradient is the CSS color code that was used to create it. You can copy and paste it so it can be used in designs of your own.

For more information on how to apply gradients, visit the w3schools.com page on CSS gradients.

Seeing #ffd430 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 #ffd430 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions. For example, #ffd430 appears as #ffd200 when in old daylight and as #ffcd23 when in daylight fluorescent.

Incandescent/tungsten
Old direct sunlight at noon
Old daylight
ICC profile PCS
Mid-morning daylight
Daylight, sRGB, Adobe-RGB
North sky daylight
Equal energy
Daylight Fluorescent
Cool fluorescent
White Fluorescent
Warm White Fluorescent
Daylight Fluorescent
Lite White Fluorescent
Daylight fluorescent, D65 simulator
Sylvania F40, D50 simulator
Cool White Fluorescent
Ultralume 50, Philips TL85
Ultralume 40, Philips TL84
Ultralume 30, Philips TL83
Data used in calculating these colors comes courtesy of Easy RGB.

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated. View a list of all 1,500+ named colors.

Closest named colors to #ffd430

#ffd430 might 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.

Sunglow
Banana yellow
Saffron
Dandelion
Ripe mango
Google Chrome yellow
Gargoyle Gas
Sandstorm

Furthest named colors to #ffd430

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from #ffd430. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Blue
Medium blue
Blue (RYB)
Electric ultramarine
Ultramarine
Ultramarine blue (Caran d'Ache)
Bluebonnet
Duke blue

Colors are important to brands and the messages they convey. Brand recognition and colors go hand-in-hand. Knowing what brands are using #ffd430, or a color similar, can help you in determining whether the color is appropriate to your design.

Zapier uses the color #ffc43e

#ffc43e
#13d0ab
#499df3
#5f6c72
#fd7622
#ff4a00
  

AIESEC uses the color #ffc845

#ffc845
#037ef3
#0a8ea0
#30c39e
#52565e
#caccd1
#f3f4f7
#f48924
#f85a40
   

Bower uses the color #ffcc2f

#ffcc2f
#00acee
#2baf2b
#543729
#cecece
#ef5734
  

Novartis uses the color #ffd430

#ffd430
#765438
#a13323
#e65124
#ec7f22
#f8b22a
  
Brand data comes courtesy of Brand Colors. Brands linked may not be suitable for all ages and in no way affiliated with 2020 Colors.

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.

HTML, CSS #ffd430
Java new Color(255, 212, 48)
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 255, 212, 48);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:1 green:0.8314 blue:0.1882 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(1f, 0.8314f, 0.1882f);
Swift UIColor(red:1, green:0.8314, blue:0.1882, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $30D4FF
Python Color('#ffd430')

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ffd430. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16766000 while the individual RGB conversions are: 255, 212, 48.

BaseRedGreenBlue
Binary111111111101010000110000
Hexffd430
Octal37732460
Decimal25521248

If you're considering using #ffd430 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Icons courtesy of Font Awesome.

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #ffd430 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below.

This text is hex color #ffd430 on a solid black (#000000) background.

This text is hex color #ffd430 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ffd430 background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ffd430 background.

This text is hex color #ffd430 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is hex color #ffd430 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ffd430 and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ffd430 and white (#ffffff) background.

Patterns courtesy of Hero Patterns.

If you're a web developer, you might find it useful to see elements like buttons and check boxes in the color #ffd430.

Buttons

The HTML and CSS used to create these elements comes from w3schools.com.
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