Color Name: Amber
Hex Color Code: #FFC000
RGB Color Code: RGB(255, 192, 0)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 24.7%, 100.0%, 0.0%




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Amber Color Meaning

The color name Amber is derived from the material with the same name. Amber is a fossilized tree resin that is used as a gemstone and in a variety of decorative objects. The color is located on the color wheel midway between the colors yellow and orange


What color is Amber?

Amber color belongs to the Orange, Yellow color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Amber is #FFC000, and the RGB color code is RGB(255, 192, 0).

In the RGB color model, Amber has a red value of 255, a green value of 192, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 24.7% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 45.2° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Amber has a hue of 45.2° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.

Amber is cool or warm?

Amber is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Amber color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(255, 192, 0)

Red 255 (100.0%)
Green 192 (75.3%)
Blue 0 (0.0%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 45.18°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 50.00 %.
HWB H: 45.18°
W: 0.00 %
B: 0.00 %
LRV ~ 59 %
Munsell Color System 2.5Y 8.0/14
XYZ X : 60.09
Y : 58.96
Z : 8.21
YXY Y1 : 58.96
X : 0.47
Y2 : 0.46
CMY C : 0.00%
M : 24.71%
Y : 100.00%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 24.71%
Yellow 100.00%
Key 0.00%

HSV/HSB

Hue 45.18°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Brightness / Value 100.00 %.
CIE-Lab L : 81.27
A : 9.87
B : 83.2
CIE-Lch L : 81.27
C : 83.78
H : 83.24
CIE-Luv L : 81.27
U : 53.01
V : 83.68
Hunter-Lab L : 76.78
A : 5.32
B : 47.41








Similar Colors and Paints



Colors similar to Amber


Here are the colors similar to Amber . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


#FFBF00
Fluorescent Orange
ΔE - 0.35 (99.6% similar)
#FCC200
Golden Poppy
ΔE - 1.33 (98.7% similar)
#FFBA00
Selective yellow
ΔE - 2.11 (97.9% similar)


Similar colors from RAL, Brand, Business, School, Organization, Sports, Flag


#FFB900
Microsoft Yellow
ΔE - 2.47 (97.5% similar)
#FFC836
McDonald’s Yellow
ΔE - 2.75 (97.2% similar)
#F4B400
Google Yellow
ΔE - 3.13 (96.9% similar)
#F6B600
RAL 1021 - Colza Yellow
ΔE - 2.60 (97.4% similar)
#F7B500
RAL 1023 - Traffic Yellow
ΔE - 2.93 (97.1% similar)




Paint similar to Amber


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Amber . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore

#FFC21B
Sunflower (2019-30)
ΔE - 0.78 (99.2% similar)
#FFC31E
Sparkling Sun (2020-30)
ΔE - 1.03 (99.0% similar)
#FFBD00
Yellow Flash (2021-10)
ΔE - 1.05 (98.9% similar)
#FFC400
Lemon (2021-20)
ΔE - 1.39 (98.6% similar)

Behr

#FFBD1B
Laser Lemon (P290-7)
ΔE - 1.63 (98.4% similar)
#FFC819
Unmellow Yellow (P300-7)
ΔE - 2.56 (97.4% similar)
#F7B930
Yellow Groove (HDC-MD-02A)
ΔE - 3.26 (96.7% similar)
#FFCA46
English Daisy (P290-6)
ΔE - 3.84 (96.2% similar)

Sherwin Williams

#FFC723
Cheerful (SW 6903)
ΔE - 2.19 (97.8% similar)
#FFC801
Forsythia (SW 6907)
ΔE - 2.76 (97.2% similar)
#FDB702
Goldfinch (SW 6905)
ΔE - 2.89 (97.1% similar)
#FECB01
Confident Yellow (SW 6911)
ΔE - 3.96 (96.0% similar)

PPG Paints

#FFC632
Rise-N-Shine (PPG1206-7)
ΔE - 2.21 (97.8% similar)
#FFC943
Be Daring (PPG1211-7)
ΔE - 3.52 (96.5% similar)
#FFBC35
Fall Gold (PPG1205-7)
ΔE - 3.58 (96.4% similar)
#FFD15C
Fuzzy Navel (PPG1206-6)
ΔE - 6.32 (93.7% similar)







Color Combinations


View more Amber - #FFC000 color palettes and color scheme combinations


Amber ffc000 Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Amber ffc000 Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Amber ffc000 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Amber ffc000 tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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Amber - #FFC000 Color Images and Patterns


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