#ff9966 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #ff9966 (also known as Atomic tangerine) is composed of 100% red, 60% green and 40% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 40% magenta, 60% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 20 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 70%. #ff9966 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffcc with #ff3300. #ff9966 (or #f96) is a websafe color.

    • R 100
    • G 60
    • B 40
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    • C 0
    • M 40
    • Y 60
    • K 0
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#ff9966 color description : Light orange.

#ff9966 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #ff9966 has RGB values of R:255, G:153, B:102 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:0.6, K:0. Its decimal value is 16750950.

Hex triplet ff9966 #ff9966
RGB Decimal 255, 153, 102 rgb(255,153,102)
RGB Percent 100, 60, 40 rgb(100%,60%,40%)
CMYK 0, 40, 60, 0
HSL 20°, 100, 70 hsl(20,100%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) 20°, 60, 100
Web Safe ff9966 #ff9966
CIE-LAB 72.896, 33.563, 42.779
XYZ 55.031, 45.006, 18.358
xyY 0.465, 0.38, 45.006
CIE-LCH 72.896, 54.374, 51.883
CIE-LUV 72.896, 78.183, 45.039
Hunter-Lab 67.086, 29.022, 30.736
Binary 11111111, 10011001, 01100110

Color Schemes with #ff9966

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Alternatives to #ff9966

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#ff9966 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #ff9966

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CSS codes
.text {color:#ff9966;}
.background {background-color:#ff9966;}
.border {border:1px solid #ff9966;}

Shades and Tints of #ff9966

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, #040100 is the darkest color, while #fff5ef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #ff9966

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b1ad is the less saturated color, while #ff9966 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #ff9966 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.

  • #b2b2b2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c1ada3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b676 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddae69 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ff99a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #dbab70 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #e9a668 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ff998c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population