#ec6400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec6400 is composed of 92.5% red, 39.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 57.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 25.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #ec6400 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffc800 with #d90000. Closest websafe color is: #ff6600.

    • R 93
    • G 39
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 58
    • Y 100
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ec6400 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ec6400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec6400 has RGB values of R:236, G:100, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.58, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15492096.

Hex triplet ec6400 #ec6400
RGB Decimal 236, 100, 0 rgb(236,100,0)
RGB Percent 92.5, 39.2, 0 rgb(92.5%,39.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 58, 100, 7
HSL 25.4°, 100, 46.3 hsl(25.4,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 25.4°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe ff6600 #ff6600
CIE-LAB 58.929, 49.053, 67.853
XYZ 39.151, 26.951, 3.141
xyY 0.565, 0.389, 26.951
CIE-LCH 58.929, 83.727, 54.135
CIE-LUV 58.929, 113.368, 51.562
Hunter-Lab 51.915, 43.763, 32.754
Binary 11101100, 01100100, 00000000

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Alternatives to #ec6400

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#ec6400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec6400

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec6400;}
.background {background-color:#ec6400;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec6400;}

Shades and Tints of #ec6400

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #fff4ec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ec6400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f756d is the less saturated color, while #ec6400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec6400 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.

  • #818181 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #967b67 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a59319 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b88c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ef656a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bf8210 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cb7d00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ee6443 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population