"Vivid Amber" Colour code #CC9900

#CC9900
rgb(204, 153, 0)
rgb(80%, 60%, 0%)

Common name of #CC9900 (or 0xCC9900) colour is "Vivid Amber".

RGB value of #CC9900 colour is rgb(204, 153, 0) where red value is 204, green value is 153 and the blue value is 0.

Max value from RGB for colour #CC9900 is 204 which contains mainly Red colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #CC9900 hue angle of 45°, saturation:100% and the lightness value is 40%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #CC9900 colour is Cyan = 0, Magento = 0.25, Yellow = 1, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.2.

#CC9900 is a web safe colour.

Grayscale color of #CC9900 is #979797

Inverted color of #CC9900 is #3366FF

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #CC9900 is 39372

Decimal Value of #CC9900 is 13408512

Android / android.graphics.Color of #CC9900 is -3368704 / 0xFFCC9900

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #CC9900

Hex Triplets
#CC9900
RGB Decimal
rgb(204, 153, 0)
RGB Percent
rgb(80%, 60%, 0%)
RGBA
rgba(204, 153, 0, 1)
HSL
hsl(45, 100%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(45, 100%, 40%, 1)

Colour spaces of #CC9900 "Vivid Amber"

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 204
    80%
    G = 153
    60%
    B = 0
    0%

    C = 20%
    0.2
    M = 40%
    0.4
    Y = 100%
    1
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 45°
    0.125
    S = 100%
    1
    L = 40%
    0.4
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 45°
    0.125
    S = 100%
    1
    V = 80%
    0.8
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 0
    0
    M = 25
    0.25
    Y = 100
    1
    K = 20
    0.2
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 36.293
    36.293072240147
    Y = 35.62
    35.619834795571
    Z = 4.962
    4.9624643592419

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 35.62
    35.619834795571
    x = 0.472
    0.47210272394894
    y = 0.463
    0.46334520600321

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 59.68
    59.682354842592
    a = 4.1
    4.1024236776034
    b = 36.85
    36.847807524195

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 66.23
    66.228422028707
    a = 8.31
    8.3096484087153
    b = 70.33
    70.332978481674

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 66.2284
    66.228422028707
    u = 43.1478
    43.147775792766
    v = 68.2006
    68.200636724026

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 66.2284
    66.228422028707
    C = 70.8222
    70.822158388319
    H = 83.2619
    83.261896903951

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.5914
    0.5914
    I = 0.3118
    0.3118
    Q = -0.1442
    -0.1442

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 10011001 00000000
Octal 314 231 0
Decimal 204 153 0
Hex CC 99 0


Colour Harmonies : #CC9900 colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #CC9900

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel are considered to be complementary colors. The high contrast of complementary colors creates a vibrant look especially when used at full saturation.

In the complementary color scheme, the opposite colour of #CC9900 colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 45° → 225° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #CC9900

The split-complementary colour scheme is a variation of the complementary colour scheme. In addition to the base colour, it uses the two colours adjacent to its complement.This color scheme has the same strong visual contrast as the complementary color scheme, but has less tension.

Split-complementary colours of #CC9900 are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 45° → -105° (45°-150°), 195° (45°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #CC9900

A triadic colour scheme uses colors that are evenly spaced around the colour wheel. This scheme tend to be quite vibrant, even if you use pale or unsaturated versions of your hues. To use a triadic harmony successfully, the colours should be carefully balanced - let one colour dominate and use the two others for accent.

Equidistant combinations of triadic scheme colours for #CC9900 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 45° → -75° (45°-120°), 165° (45°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #CC9900

The rectangle or tetradic color scheme uses four colors arranged into two complementary pairs.This schemes works best if one color is dominant, while the rest serve as extras.

Four tetradic scheme colours (clockwise) for #CC9900 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 45° → 165° (45°+120°), 225° (45°+180°), 345° (45°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #CC9900 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 45° → -75° (45°-120°), -135° (45°-180°), -255° (45°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #CC9900

The square color scheme is similar to the Tetradic rectangle scheme, but with all four colors spaced evenly around the color circle. Square color schemes works best if you let one color be dominant. You should also pay attention to the balance between warm and cool colors in your design.

Four equidistant tetradic square scheme colours for #CC9900 are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 45° → 135° (45°+90°), 225° (45°+180°), 315° (45°+270°).

Analagous colours of #CC9900

Analogous colours are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the colour wheel. They usually match well and create serene and comfortable designs.

Analogous color schemes are often found in nature and are harmonious and pleasing to the eye.

The analogous colours of #CC9900 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 45° → 75° (45°+30°), 15° (45°-30°).

RGB Variations of #CC9900

(R:CC, G:99, B:CC)

Monochromatic colours of #CC9900

Shade Colour Variation of #CC9900 (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #CC9900 (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #CC9900 colour with more saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

Tones of #CC9900 colour with less saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

#CC9900 Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#CC9900;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#CC9900;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #CC9900;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #CC9900

This sample text font Colour is #CC9900
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<p style="color:#CC9900">Text here</p>


#CC9900 Background Colour

This div background Colour is #CC9900


<div style="background-color:#CC9900">
    Div content here
</div>


#CC9900 Border Colour

This div border Colour is #CC9900


<div style="border:3px solid #CC9900">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(204, 153, 0, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #CC9900;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9900;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9900;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9900;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(204, 153, 0, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #CC9900">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # CC9900



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9900;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9900;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #CC9900;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Compositions

RGB % of Colour #CC9900

CMYK % of Colour #CC9900

Related Colours along with #CC9900

Black background

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with black background colour.

White background

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with white background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #0033CC

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #0033CC background colour.

#0033CC over CC9900

Sample text in #0033CC colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #0099CC

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #0099CC background colour.

#0099CC over CC9900

Sample text in #0099CC colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #00CC33

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #00CC33 background colour.

#00CC33 over CC9900

Sample text in #00CC33 colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #00CC99

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #00CC99 background colour.

#00CC99 over CC9900

Sample text in #00CC99 colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #3300CC

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #3300CC background colour.

#3300CC over CC9900

Sample text in #3300CC colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #3366FF

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #3366FF background colour.

#3366FF over CC9900

Sample text in #3366FF colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #33CC00

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #33CC00 background colour.

#33CC00 over CC9900

Sample text in #33CC00 colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #9900CC

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #9900CC background colour.

#9900CC over CC9900

Sample text in #9900CC colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #99CC00

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #99CC00 background colour.

#99CC00 over CC9900

Sample text in #99CC00 colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #CC0033

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #CC0033 background colour.

#CC0033 over CC9900

Sample text in #CC0033 colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #CC0099

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #CC0099 background colour.

#CC0099 over CC9900

Sample text in #CC0099 colour with #CC9900 background colour.

#CC9900 over22 #979797

Sample text in #CC9900 colour with #979797 background colour.

#979797 over CC9900

Sample text in #979797 colour with #CC9900 background colour.