#ecb231 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ecb231 is composed of 92.5% red, 69.8% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 24.6% magenta, 79.2% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 41.4 degrees, a saturation of 83.1% and a lightness of 55.9%. #ecb231 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff62 with #d96500. Closest websafe color is: #ff9933.

    • R 93
    • G 70
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 25
    • Y 79
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#ecb231 color description : Bright orange.

#ecb231 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ecb231 has RGB values of R:236, G:178, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.25, Y:0.79, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 15512113.

Hex triplet ecb231 #ecb231
RGB Decimal 236, 178, 49 rgb(236,178,49)
RGB Percent 92.5, 69.8, 19.2 rgb(92.5%,69.8%,19.2%)
CMYK 0, 25, 79, 7
HSL 41.4°, 83.1, 55.9 hsl(41.4,83.1%,55.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 41.4°, 79.2, 92.5
Web Safe ff9933 #ff9933
CIE-LAB 76.007, 9.9, 68.859
XYZ 51.068, 49.898, 9.847
xyY 0.461, 0.45, 49.898
CIE-LCH 76.007, 69.567, 81.819
CIE-LUV 76.007, 47.964, 72.454
Hunter-Lab 70.639, 5.428, 41.182
Binary 11101100, 10110010, 00110001

Color Schemes with #ecb231

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Alternatives to #ecb231

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#ecb231 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ecb231

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ecb231;}
.background {background-color:#ecb231;}
.border {border:1px solid #ecb231;}

Shades and Tints of #ecb231

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, #0a0701 is the darkest color, while #fefcf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ecb231

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #959188 is the less saturated color, while #fdb920 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ecb231 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.

  • #b5b5b5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c0b49b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d5bf3e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #edb53b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f5aab6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ddba39 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ecb437 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #f1ad85 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population