#ff5500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff5500 is composed of 100% red, 33.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 66.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 20 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ff5500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaa00 with #ff0000. Closest websafe color is: #ff6600.

    • R 100
    • G 33
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 67
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ff5500 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ff5500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff5500 has RGB values of R:255, G:85, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.67, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16733440.

Hex triplet ff5500 #ff5500
RGB Decimal 255, 85, 0 rgb(255,85,0)
RGB Percent 100, 33.3, 0 rgb(100%,33.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 67, 100, 0
HSL 20°, 100, 50 hsl(20,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 20°, 100, 100
Web Safe ff6600 #ff6600
CIE-LAB 59.673, 62.044, 69.957
XYZ 44.491, 27.762, 3.016
xyY 0.591, 0.369, 27.762
CIE-LCH 59.673, 93.507, 48.431
CIE-LUV 59.673, 140.277, 49.115
Hunter-Lab 52.69, 58.516, 33.489
Binary 11111111, 01010101, 00000000

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Alternatives to #ff5500

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#ff5500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff5500

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#ff5500 background color

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#ff5500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff5500;}
.background {background-color:#ff5500;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff5500;}

Shades and Tints of #ff5500

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, #140700 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff5500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #897c76 is the less saturated color, while #ff5500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff5500 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.

  • #7e7e7e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #987665 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7951d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ba8e00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff595d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c77e12 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d37900 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff583b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population