#ff8f00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff8f00 (also known as Princeton orange) is composed of 100% red, 56.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 43.9% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 33.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ff8f00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff1f00. Closest websafe color is: #ff9900.

    • R 100
    • G 56
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 44
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ff8f00 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ff8f00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff8f00 has RGB values of R:255, G:143, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.44, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16748288.

Hex triplet ff8f00 #ff8f00
RGB Decimal 255, 143, 0 rgb(255,143,0)
RGB Percent 100, 56.1, 0 rgb(100%,56.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 44, 100, 0
HSL 33.6°, 100, 50 hsl(33.6,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 33.6°, 100, 100
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 70.112, 35.297, 75.874
XYZ 51.064, 40.909, 5.207
xyY 0.525, 0.421, 40.909
CIE-LCH 70.112, 83.682, 65.052
CIE-LUV 70.112, 93.328, 66.401
Hunter-Lab 63.96, 30.579, 39.945
Binary 11111111, 10001111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #ff8f00

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Alternatives to #ff8f00

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#ff8f00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff8f00

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#ff8f00 background color

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#ff8f00 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff8f00;}
.background {background-color:#ff8f00;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff8f00;}

Shades and Tints of #ff8f00

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, #140b00 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff8f00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898176 is the less saturated color, while #ff8f00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff8f00 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b39d80 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b017 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dba700 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff8e96 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #daa40f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e89e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff8e5f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population