#e59900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e59900 is composed of 89.8% red, 60% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 33.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 40.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.9%. #e59900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #cb3300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 90
    • G 60
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 33
    • Y 100
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#e59900 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#e59900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e59900 has RGB values of R:229, G:153, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.33, Y:1, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 15046912.

Hex triplet e59900 #e59900
RGB Decimal 229, 153, 0 rgb(229,153,0)
RGB Percent 89.8, 60, 0 rgb(89.8%,60%,0%)
CMYK 0, 33, 100, 10
HSL 40.1°, 100, 44.9 hsl(40.1,100%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 40.1°, 100, 89.8
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 69.071, 19.238, 73.597
XYZ 43.706, 39.444, 5.312
xyY 0.494, 0.446, 39.444
CIE-LCH 69.071, 76.07, 75.351
CIE-LUV 69.071, 63.379, 68.889
Hunter-Lab 62.804, 14.312, 38.948
Binary 11100101, 10011001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #e59900

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Alternatives to #e59900

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#e59900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e59900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e59900;}
.background {background-color:#e59900;}
.border {border:1px solid #e59900;}

Shades and Tints of #e59900

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, #0d0900 is the darkest color, while #fffdf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e59900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b756a is the less saturated color, while #e59900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e59900 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ac9d7e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2ad12 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a400 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ed939d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cea60b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dda000 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ea9564 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population