#ec8e00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ec8e00 is composed of 92.5% red, 55.7% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 39.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 36.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #ec8e00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #d91d00. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

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

#ec8e00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ec8e00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ec8e00 has RGB values of R:236, G:142, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:1, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15502848.

Hex triplet ec8e00 #ec8e00
RGB Decimal 236, 142, 0 rgb(236,142,0)
RGB Percent 92.5, 55.7, 0 rgb(92.5%,55.7%,0%)
CMYK 0, 40, 100, 7
HSL 36.1°, 100, 46.3 hsl(36.1,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 36.1°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 67.414, 28.027, 72.941
XYZ 44.267, 37.182, 4.846
xyY 0.513, 0.431, 37.182
CIE-LCH 67.414, 78.14, 68.981
CIE-LUV 67.414, 78.307, 65.235
Hunter-Lab 60.977, 22.872, 37.973
Binary 11101100, 10001110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ec8e00

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Alternatives to #ec8e00

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#ec8e00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ec8e00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ec8e00;}
.background {background-color:#ec8e00;}
.border {border:1px solid #ec8e00;}

Shades and Tints of #ec8e00

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 #ec8e00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7f786d is the less saturated color, while #ec8e00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ec8e00 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aa987b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bda914 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3a000 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f28a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ce9f0d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #dc9900 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #f08b5d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population