#e78a00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e78a00 is composed of 90.6% red, 54.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 40.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 35.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.3%. #e78a00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #cf1500. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

    • R 91
    • G 54
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 40
    • Y 100
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#e78a00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#e78a00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e78a00 has RGB values of R:231, G:138, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:1, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 15174144.

Hex triplet e78a00 #e78a00
RGB Decimal 231, 138, 0 rgb(231,138,0)
RGB Percent 90.6, 54.1, 0 rgb(90.6%,54.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 40, 100, 9
HSL 35.8°, 100, 45.3 hsl(35.8,100%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 35.8°, 100, 90.6
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 65.88, 28.041, 71.647
XYZ 42.045, 35.169, 4.574
xyY 0.514, 0.43, 35.169
CIE-LCH 65.88, 76.939, 68.625
CIE-LUV 65.88, 77.492, 63.634
Hunter-Lab 59.304, 22.771, 36.939
Binary 11100111, 10001010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #e78a00

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Alternatives to #e78a00

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#e78a00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e78a00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e78a00;}
.background {background-color:#e78a00;}
.border {border:1px solid #e78a00;}

Shades and Tints of #e78a00

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, #0f0900 is the darkest color, while #fffdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e78a00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c756b is the less saturated color, while #e78a00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e78a00 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a69478 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9a514 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ce9d00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ed868f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c99b0d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d79600 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #eb875b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population