#ec8800 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec8800 is composed of 92.5% red, 53.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 42.4% magenta, 100% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 34.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #ec8800 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #d91100. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

    • R 93
    • G 53
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 42
    • Y 100
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ec8800 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ec8800 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec8800 has RGB values of R:236, G:136, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.42, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15501312.

Hex triplet ec8800 #ec8800
RGB Decimal 236, 136, 0 rgb(236,136,0)
RGB Percent 92.5, 53.3, 0 rgb(92.5%,53.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 42, 100, 7
HSL 34.6°, 100, 46.3 hsl(34.6,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 34.6°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 66.094, 31.165, 72.106
XYZ 43.398, 35.445, 4.556
xyY 0.52, 0.425, 35.445
CIE-LCH 66.094, 78.553, 66.625
CIE-LUV 66.094, 83.355, 63.158
Hunter-Lab 59.536, 25.928, 37.138
Binary 11101100, 10001000, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ec8800

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Alternatives to #ec8800

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#ec8800 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec8800

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec8800;}
.background {background-color:#ec8800;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec8800;}

Shades and Tints of #ec8800

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 #fff7ec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ec8800

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f776d is the less saturated color, while #ec8800 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec8800 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
  • #a79378 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9a515 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cf9d00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f1848d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cc9b0d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d99500 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ef855a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population