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Hex #ff8b1c

#ff8b1c is a great light orange shade for your next project. Scroll down for #ff8b1c color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#ff8b1c Conversion table


orange (light orange)


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R 255   G 139   B 28   copy to clipboard


H 29.34   S 1   L 0.55


C 0%   M 45%   Y 89%   K 0%
Usage of orange The color #ff8b1c is a great light shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#ff8b1c Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#ff8b1c to RGB conversion

255% RED
139% GREEN
28% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(255, 139, 28); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(255, 139, 28); // for css background-color

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#ff8b1c to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
0 % 45.49 % 89.02 % 0 %

#ff8b1c to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
29.339 1 0.55

CSS code: color: hsl(29.3, 100%, 55%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #ff8b1c

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage for headings: not recommended (low contrast)
Usage as fill color: recommended
Usage for buttons: watch out for enough contrast

As a rather light shade, this color can very well be used as a fill/background, also to bigger elements. If there is no obvious reason, we do not recommend using it as text-color on white backgrounds (low contrast gives bad accessability-rating). Some usage-examples for #ff8b1c

Color Examples: This is a orange Heading in #ff8b1c

This shows how text with the hex-color #ff8b1c would look on a white background. Because of the lightness of the color this color is not recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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