#e79a00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e79a00 is composed of 90.6% red, 60.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 40 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.3%. #e79a00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #cf3500. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

    • R 91
    • G 60
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 33
    • Y 100
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#e79a00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#e79a00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e79a00 has RGB values of R:231, G:154, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.33, Y:1, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 15178240.

Hex triplet e79a00 #e79a00
RGB Decimal 231, 154, 0 rgb(231,154,0)
RGB Percent 90.6, 60.4, 0 rgb(90.6%,60.4%,0%)
CMYK 0, 33, 100, 9
HSL 40°, 100, 45.3 hsl(40,100%,45.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 40°, 100, 90.6
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 69.543, 19.564, 74.023
XYZ 44.512, 40.103, 5.396
xyY 0.495, 0.446, 40.103
CIE-LCH 69.543, 76.565, 75.196
CIE-LUV 69.543, 64.199, 69.313
Hunter-Lab 63.327, 14.643, 39.277
Binary 11100111, 10011010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #e79a00

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Alternatives to #e79a00

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#e79a00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e79a00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e79a00;}
.background {background-color:#e79a00;}
.border {border:1px solid #e79a00;}

Shades and Tints of #e79a00

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, #0f0a00 is the darkest color, while #fffefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e79a00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c766b is the less saturated color, while #e79a00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e79a00 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ad9e7f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3ae12 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #daa500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ee949e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #d0a70b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dea100 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ec9664 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population