#e55e00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e55e00 is composed of 89.8% red, 36.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 59% magenta, 100% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 24.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.9%. #e55e00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffbc00 with #cb0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 90
    • G 37
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 59
    • Y 100
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#e55e00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#e55e00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e55e00 has RGB values of R:229, G:94, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.59, Y:1, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 15031808.

Hex triplet e55e00 #e55e00
RGB Decimal 229, 94, 0 rgb(229,94,0)
RGB Percent 89.8, 36.9, 0 rgb(89.8%,36.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 59, 100, 10
HSL 24.6°, 100, 44.9 hsl(24.6,100%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 24.6°, 100, 89.8
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 56.75, 49.247, 66.056
XYZ 36.317, 24.667, 2.849
xyY 0.569, 0.386, 24.667
CIE-LCH 56.75, 82.393, 53.294
CIE-LUV 56.75, 112.369, 49.267
Hunter-Lab 49.666, 43.609, 31.365
Binary 11100101, 01011110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #e55e00

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Alternatives to #e55e00

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#e55e00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e55e00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e55e00;}
.background {background-color:#e55e00;}
.border {border:1px solid #e55e00;}

Shades and Tints of #e55e00

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 #e55e00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b716a is the less saturated color, while #e55e00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e55e00 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.

  • #7c7c7c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #917663 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9f8e19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b18700 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e85f65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b87c0f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c47800 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e75f40 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population