#ec8601 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec8601 is composed of 92.5% red, 52.5% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 43.2% magenta, 99.6% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 34 degrees, a saturation of 99.2% and a lightness of 46.5%. #ec8601 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #d90d00. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

    • R 93
    • G 53
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 43
    • Y 100
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ec8601 color description : Vivid orange.

#ec8601 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec8601 has RGB values of R:236, G:134, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.43, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15500801.

Hex triplet ec8601 #ec8601
RGB Decimal 236, 134, 1 rgb(236,134,1)
RGB Percent 92.5, 52.5, 0.4 rgb(92.5%,52.5%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 43, 100, 7
HSL 34°, 99.2, 46.5 hsl(34,99.2%,46.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 34°, 99.6, 92.5
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 65.662, 32.214, 71.69
XYZ 43.124, 34.889, 4.492
xyY 0.523, 0.423, 34.889
CIE-LCH 65.662, 78.595, 65.803
CIE-LUV 65.662, 85.021, 62.403
Hunter-Lab 59.067, 26.954, 36.838
Binary 11101100, 10000110, 00000001

Color Schemes with #ec8601

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Alternatives to #ec8601

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#ec8601 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec8601

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec8601;}
.background {background-color:#ec8601;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec8601;}

Shades and Tints of #ec8601

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, #020100 is the darkest color, while #fff7ed is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ec8601

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f786e is the less saturated color, while #ec8601 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec8601 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a69277 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8a416 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cd9c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f1838b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cb990e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d89400 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ef8459 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population