#ff9900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff9900 is composed of 100% red, 60% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 40% magenta, 100% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 36 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #ff9900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #ff3300. #ff9900 (or #f90) is a websafe color.

    • R 100
    • G 60
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 40
    • Y 100
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#ff9900 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) orange.

#ff9900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff9900 has RGB values of R:255, G:153, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:1, K:0. Its decimal value is 16750848.

Hex triplet ff9900 #ff9900
RGB Decimal 255, 153, 0 rgb(255,153,0)
RGB Percent 100, 60, 0 rgb(100%,60%,0%)
CMYK 0, 40, 100, 0
HSL 36°, 100, 50 hsl(36,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 36°, 100, 100
Web Safe ff9900 #ff9900
CIE-LAB 72.26, 30.162, 77.223
XYZ 52.633, 44.047, 5.73
xyY 0.514, 0.43, 44.047
CIE-LCH 72.26, 82.904, 68.666
CIE-LUV 72.26, 84.876, 69.811
Hunter-Lab 66.368, 25.416, 41.338
Binary 11111111, 10011001, 00000000

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Alternatives to #ff9900

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#ff9900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff9900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff9900;}
.background {background-color:#ff9900;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff9900;}

Shades and Tints of #ff9900

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, #140c00 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff9900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #898176 is the less saturated color, while #ff9900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff9900 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b8a385 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbb516 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e2ac00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff979f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #deab0e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #eda500 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff9765 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population