#ff4500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff4500 (also known as Orange red) is composed of 100% red, 27.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 72.9% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 16.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ff4500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8a00 with #ff0000. Closest websafe color is: #ff3300.

    • R 100
    • G 27
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 73
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ff4500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ff4500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff4500 has RGB values of R:255, G:69, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.73, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16729344.

Hex triplet ff4500 #ff4500
RGB Decimal 255, 69, 0 rgb(255,69,0)
RGB Percent 100, 27.1, 0 rgb(100%,27.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 73, 100, 0
HSL 16.2°, 100, 50 hsl(16.2,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 16.2°, 100, 100
Web Safe ff3300 #ff3300
CIE-LAB 57.58, 67.78, 68.957
XYZ 43.37, 25.522, 2.643
xyY 0.606, 0.357, 25.522
CIE-LCH 57.58, 96.691, 45.493
CIE-LUV 57.58, 151.037, 45.485
Hunter-Lab 50.519, 64.834, 32.262
Binary 11111111, 01000101, 00000000

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Alternatives to #ff4500

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#ff4500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff4500

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#ff4500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff4500;}
.background {background-color:#ff4500;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff4500;}

Shades and Tints of #ff4500

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, #140500 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff4500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #897b76 is the less saturated color, while #ff4500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff4500 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.

  • #757575 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #916b5e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1901f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b48900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff4b4d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c37513 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cf7000 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff4931 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population