Olive Yellow
May 26, 2020

Color of the Day

Olive Yellow
#cac032

The color code of Olive Yellow indicates, that red is the main light source among the primary colors red, green and blue. Together with green it forms the basic color yellow, which determines the initial color impression along with the remains of red. Learn more …

Because achromatic basic colors like black and white are somewhat restrained, the colorfulness of Olive Yellow is only slightly limited: The mixture ratio between chromatic and achromatic basic colors results in 60 % saturation. Since the inherent brightness of its contained basic colors sums up to a perceived brightness of 72 %, Olive Yellow is a rather light color.

Basic colors

Red
#ff0000
Yellow
#ffff00
Green
#00ff00
Cyan
#00ffff
Blue
#0000ff
Magenta
#ff00ff
Black
#000000
White
#ffffff