#e55a00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e55a00 is composed of 89.8% red, 35.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 60.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 23.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.9%. #e55a00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb400 with #cb0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 90
    • G 35
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 61
    • Y 100
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#e55a00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#e55a00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e55a00 has RGB values of R:229, G:90, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.61, Y:1, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 15030784.

Hex triplet e55a00 #e55a00
RGB Decimal 229, 90, 0 rgb(229,90,0)
RGB Percent 89.8, 35.3, 0 rgb(89.8%,35.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 61, 100, 10
HSL 23.6°, 100, 44.9 hsl(23.6,100%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 23.6°, 100, 89.8
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 56.062, 51.054, 65.683
XYZ 35.971, 23.974, 2.733
xyY 0.574, 0.382, 23.974
CIE-LCH 56.062, 83.191, 52.143
CIE-LUV 56.062, 115.514, 48.122
Hunter-Lab 48.964, 45.448, 30.965
Binary 11100101, 01011010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #e55a00

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Alternatives to #e55a00

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#e55a00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e55a00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e55a00;}
.background {background-color:#e55a00;}
.border {border:1px solid #e55a00;}

Shades and Tints of #e55a00

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #0d0500 is the darkest color, while #fffbf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e55a00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b716a is the less saturated color, while #e55a00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e55a00 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8f7361 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d8c19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #af8600 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e85c61 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b77a10 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c37600 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e75b3d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population