#ec6700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec6700 is composed of 92.5% red, 40.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 56.4% magenta, 100% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 26.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #ec6700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffce00 with #d90000. Closest websafe color is: #ff6600.

    • R 93
    • G 40
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 56
    • Y 100
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ec6700 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ec6700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec6700 has RGB values of R:236, G:103, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.56, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15492864.

Hex triplet ec6700 #ec6700
RGB Decimal 236, 103, 0 rgb(236,103,0)
RGB Percent 92.5, 40.4, 0 rgb(92.5%,40.4%,0%)
CMYK 0, 56, 100, 7
HSL 26.2°, 100, 46.3 hsl(26.2,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 26.2°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe ff6600 #ff6600
CIE-LAB 59.469, 47.655, 68.153
XYZ 39.444, 27.537, 3.238
xyY 0.562, 0.392, 27.537
CIE-LCH 59.469, 83.161, 55.038
CIE-LUV 59.469, 110.941, 52.456
Hunter-Lab 52.476, 42.337, 33.075
Binary 11101100, 01100111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ec6700

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Alternatives to #ec6700

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#ec6700 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec6700

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec6700;}
.background {background-color:#ec6700;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec6700;}

Shades and Tints of #ec6700

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 #ec6700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f756d is the less saturated color, while #ec6700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec6700 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.

  • #838383 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #987d69 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a79519 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ba8d00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ef676d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c08410 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cc7f00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ee6745 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population