#e72f00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e72f00 is composed of 90.6% red, 18.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 79.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 12.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.3%. #e72f00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff5e00 with #cf0000. Closest websafe color is: #ff3300.

    • R 91
    • G 18
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 80
    • Y 100
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#e72f00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) red.

#e72f00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e72f00 has RGB values of R:231, G:47, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.8, Y:1, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 15150848.

Hex triplet e72f00 #e72f00
RGB Decimal 231, 47, 0 rgb(231,47,0)
RGB Percent 90.6, 18.4, 0 rgb(90.6%,18.4%,0%)
CMYK 0, 80, 100, 9
HSL 12.2°, 100, 45.3 hsl(12.2,100%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 12.2°, 100, 90.6
Web Safe ff3300 #ff3300
CIE-LAB 50.718, 67.266, 63.305
XYZ 33.973, 19.026, 1.884
xyY 0.619, 0.347, 19.026
CIE-LCH 50.718, 92.37, 43.262
CIE-LUV 50.718, 145.231, 38.581
Hunter-Lab 43.619, 62.694, 27.973
Binary 11100111, 00101111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #e72f00

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Alternatives to #e72f00

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#e72f00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e72f00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e72f00;}
.background {background-color:#e72f00;}
.border {border:1px solid #e72f00;}

Shades and Tints of #e72f00

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, #0f0300 is the darkest color, while #fffcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e72f00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c6e6b is the less saturated color, while #e72f00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e72f00 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7c574e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f7f1d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f7900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #e83636 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #af6212 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b95e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #e83322 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population