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HEX FFB511 - #FFB511, RGB(255,181,17) Color

Color Name: ~ Selective yellow
Hex Color Code: #FFB511
RGB Color Code: RGB(255, 181, 17)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 29.0%, 93.3%, 0.0%

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What color is FFB511?

The RGB color code for color number #FFB511 is RGB(255, 181, 17). In the RGB color model, #FFB511 has a red value of 255, a green value of 181, and a blue value of 17. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 29.0% magenta, 93.3% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 41.3° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 53.3 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #FFB511 has a hue of 41.3° (degrees), 93.3 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

HEX #FFB511 color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(255, 181, 17)

Red 255 (100.0%)
Green 181 (71.0%)
Blue 17 (6.7%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 41.34°
Saturation 100.00 %.
Lightness 53.33 %.
LRV ~ 54.3 %
Munsell Color System 7.5YR 8.0/14
XYZ X : 57.87
Y : 54.35
Z : 7.97
YXY Y1 : 54.35
X : 0.48
Y2 : 0.45
CMY C : 0.00%
M : 29.02%
Y : 93.33%


Cyan 0.00 %.
Magenta 29.02 %.
Yellow 93.33 %.
Key 0.00 %.


Hue 41.34°
Saturation 93.33 %.
Brightness / Value 100.00 %.
CIE-Lab L : 78.66
A : 15.73
B : 79.55
CIE-Lch L : 78.66
C : 81.09
H : 78.81
CIE-Luv L : 78.66
U : 61.56
V : 78.71
Hunter-Lab L : 73.72
A : 11.1
B : 45.19

Color Names and Paint

Color Name of HEX #FFB511

Selective yellow
delta E(ΔE) - 2.07
delta E(ΔE) - 3.12
delta E(ΔE) - 4.16

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Color Combinations

#FFB511 Color Palettes and Scheme Combination

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.

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.

Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of ~ Selective yellow. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

Hexadic Color Palette

Hexadic color scheme palette is derived from drawing a hexagon on a color wheel. The palette contains three pairs of complementary colors, each colors are separated by a 120-degree hue angle.

Complementary Color Palette

Complementary or Dyadic color combination is composed using two colors opposite each other on the color wheel. Then the color Palette is be generated by changing the lightness/brightness of these two colors.

Split-Complementary Color Palette

Split-Complementary color combination contains three colors, a base color and secondary colors of complementary color.

#FFB511 Opposite Color


#FFB511 Tints and Shades

~ Selective yellow #ffb511 Shades

~ Selective yellow #ffb511 Tints

Color Images and Mockup

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#FFB511 Color Images and Patterns

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