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HEX FFA500 - #FFA500, RGB(255,165,0) Color


Color Name: Orange (Web)
Hex Color Code: #FFA500
RGB Color Code: RGB(255, 165, 0)
CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 35.3%, 100.0%, 0.0%





What color is FFA500?

The color name for #FFA500 is Orange (Web) and is belongs to the Orange color family (hue). The RGB color code for color number #FFA500 is RGB(255, 165, 0). In the RGB color model, #FFA500 has a red value of 255, a green value of 165, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 35.3% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 38.8° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #FFA500 has a hue of 38.8° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.

Color FFA500 is cool or warm?

Color FFA500 is a warm color.

What is the LRV of FFA500?

Color code FFA500 has an LRV of nearly 48. By LRV value, it is a medium light color.
Light Reflectance Value (LRV), indicates how light or dark a color will look on a scale of 0 (black) to 100 (white).






Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


HEX #FFA500 color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB, RYB


RGBA / RGB

RGB(255, 165, 0)
Red
255 (100.0%)
Green
165 (64.7%)
Blue
0 (0.0%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
0.00%
Magenta
35.29%
Yellow
100.00%
Key
0.00%

HSL

HSL(38.82deg, 100.0 %, 50.0 %)

Hue
38.82°
Saturation
100.00 %.
Lightness
50.00 %.

RYB

RYB(90, 165, 0)
Red
90 (35.3%)
Yellow
165 (64.7%)
Blue
0 (0.0%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
38.82°
Saturation
100.00 %.
Brightness / Value
100.00 %.

HWB

H: 38.82°

W: 0.00 %

B: 0.00 %

XYZ

X : 54.7

Y : 48.17

Z : 6.42

YXY

Y1 : 48.17

X : 0.5

Y2 : 0.44

CMY

C : 0.00%

M : 35.29%

Y : 100.00%


LRV

~ 48.2 %

Munsell Color System

10YR 7.3/18.6

CIE-Lab

L : 74.93

A : 23.94

B : 78.96

CIE-Lch

L : 74.93

C : 82.5

H : 73.14

CIE-Luv

L : 74.93

U : 74.85

V : 74

Hunter-Lab

L : 69.4

A : 19.21

B : 43.1






Color Names and Paint



Color Name of HEX #FFA500


Here are the colors similar to FFA500. Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.



#FFA700
Chrome Yellow
ΔE - 0.71 (99.3% similar)
#FFAA1D
Bright Yellow
ΔE - 1.42 (98.6% similar)
#FF9F00
Orange Peel
ΔE - 2.13 (97.9% similar)





Similar colors from Pantone, RAL and other color matching system


Pantone TCX


Pantone TCX color similar/equivalent to FFA500.




Pantone PMS


Pantone PMS color similar/equivalent to FFA500.


#FFA300
PANTONE 137 C
ΔE - 0.71 (99.3% similar)
#FFAD00
PANTONE 2010 C
ΔE - 2.86 (97.1% similar)
#FF9E1B
PANTONE 1375 C
ΔE - 3.42 (96.6% similar)
#F2A900
PANTONE 130 C
ΔE - 4.23 (95.8% similar)


RAL Classic


RAL Classic color similar/equivalent to FFA500.


#F9A800
RAL 1003 - Signal Yellow
ΔE - 2.27 (97.7% similar)
#FF9B00
RAL 1028 - Melon Yellow
ΔE - 3.54 (96.5% similar)
#F99A1C
RAL 1033 - Dahlia Yellow
ΔE - 4.20 (95.8% similar)


British Standard 4800


British Standard 4800 color similar/equivalent to FFA500.


#FFAC30
BS 06-E-50 - Apricot
ΔE - 2.34 (97.7% similar)
#FFAF15
BS 08-E-53 - Yellow
ΔE - 3.20 (96.8% similar)
#FCAF3D
BS 08-D-41 - Yellow
ΔE - 3.60 (96.4% similar)
#F2AA4C
BS 06-D-41 - Orange
ΔE - 5.35 (94.7% similar)


RAL Design


RAL Design color similar/equivalent to FFA500.




Similar colors from Brand, Business, School, Organization, Sports, Flag



#FFA812
Dark Tangerine
ΔE - 0.84 (99.2% similar)
#F79E1B
Mastercard Yellow
ΔE - 2.68 (97.3% similar)





Paint color for Hex #FFA500


Here are the paint colors similar to FFA500. Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Valspar

Hex color FFA500 similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of hex #FFA500 to Valspar


#FFA501
Orange Glow (3001-1A)
ΔE - 0.03 (100.0% similar)
#FFA901
Kernel of Truth (V015-3)
ΔE - 1.41 (98.6% similar)
#FFAA3E
Pumpkin Butter (2007-1B)
ΔE - 3.69 (96.3% similar)
#EBA101
Queen Anne (M226)
ΔE - 4.09 (95.9% similar)


Benjamin Moore

Hex color FFA500 similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of hex #FFA500 to Benjamin Moore


#FFA706
Mandarin Orange (2018-20)
ΔE - 0.61 (99.4% similar)
#FF9F00
Orange Sky (2018-10)
ΔE - 2.13 (97.9% similar)
#FFAF00
Mardi Gras Gold (2019-10)
ΔE - 3.57 (96.4% similar)
#FFB229
Citrus Blast (2018-30)
ΔE - 3.82 (96.2% similar)


Dunn-Edwards

Hex color FFA500 similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of hex #FFA500 to Dunn-Edwards


#FFAA00
Flash of Orange (DEA 116)
ΔE - 1.78 (98.2% similar)
#FFAF37
Ripe Pumpkin (DE 5307)
ΔE - 3.10 (96.9% similar)
#EDA740
Acorn Squash (DE 5292)
ΔE - 4.77 (95.2% similar)
#F3A347
O'Brien Orange (DET 460)
ΔE - 5.72 (94.3% similar)





Behr

Hex color FFA500 similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of hex #FFA500 to Behr


#F9AB1D
Sunny Side Up (P270-7)
ΔE - 2.71 (97.3% similar)
#FFB14E
Splendor Gold (P250-6)
ΔE - 5.09 (94.9% similar)
#FFA035
Blazing Bonfire (P250-7)
ΔE - 5.13 (94.9% similar)
#FFB737
Soft Boiled (P270-6)
ΔE - 5.26 (94.7% similar)


Sherwin Williams

Hex color FFA500 similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of hex #FFA500 to Sherwin Williams


#F8AC1D
Gusto Gold (SW 6904)
ΔE - 3.25 (96.7% similar)
#F2AF46
Goldenrod (SW 6677)
ΔE - 5.26 (94.7% similar)
#E39A33
Sunflower (SW 6678)
ΔE - 6.02 (94.0% similar)
#F4A045
Osage Orange (SW 6890)
ΔE - 6.29 (93.7% similar)


PPG Paints

Hex color FFA500 similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of hex #FFA500 to PPG Paints


#F7B74E
Mango Margarita (PPG1204-7)
ΔE - 6.52 (93.5% similar)
#FFBC35
Fall Gold (PPG1205-7)
ΔE - 7.03 (93.0% similar)
#ED9B44
Cornucopia (PPG1203-7)
ΔE - 7.31 (92.7% similar)
#E1A84B
Brass Mesh (PPG1209-6)
ΔE - 7.57 (92.4% similar)








Color Combinations


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Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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