#ff2600 Color Information

#ff2600 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #ff2600, and its official name is Maraschino. In RGB, it consists of 100.0% Red, 14.9% Green, and 0.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 85.1% Magenta, 100% Yellow, and 0% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 8.9°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 50%. The decimal value for #ff2600 is 16721408, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ff3300. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #ff2600 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#ff2600 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorMaraschino Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color255, 38, 0 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color100.0%, 14.9%, 0.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.000, 0.851, 1.000 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.851, 1, 0 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color8.9°, 100.0%, 50.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color8.9°, 100.0%, 100.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color41.933, 22.646, 2.161 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color255, 45, 0 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code16721408 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color54.706, 75.868, 67.757 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)54.706, 101.721, 41.768 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color54.706, 166.657, 40.405 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color47.588, 74.010, 30.619 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.628, 0.339, 22.646 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4294911488 / 0xffff2600 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ff3300 Copy
Last Updated: April 13, 2024

Shades of #ff2600

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #ff2600, its pure hue is 8.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 50.0%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #ff2600, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #200500 to #df2100.

Tints of #ff2600

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #ff2600, its pure hue is 8.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 50.0%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #ff2600, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #ff4120 to #ffe4df.

Tones of #ff2600

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #ff2600, its pure hue is 8.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #ff2600, which range from #808080 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff2600 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #ff2600

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #ff2600! For #ff2600, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #ff2600. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #ff2600

This color, #ff2600, consists of 100.0% Red, 14.9% Green, and 0.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 255, Green = 38, Blue = 0. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #ff2600 is 0% Cyan, 85.1% Magenta, 100% Yellow, and 0% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R100.0%
C0.0%
G14.9%
M85.1%
B0.0%
Y100.0%
K0.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 255 38 0
Octal 377 46 0
Hexa #ff #26 #00
Binary 11111111 00100110 00000000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 85 100 0
Octal 0 125 144 0
Hexa #00 #55 #64 #00
Binary 00000000 01010101 01100100 00000000

Analogous Colors of #ff2600

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #ff2600 — which has hue 8.9° — its analogous colors are located at 8.9° and 338.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ff2600.

Triadic Colors of #ff2600

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #ff2600 — which has hue 8.9° — its triadic colors are located at 8.9° and 248.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ff2600.

Complementary Color of #ff2600

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #ff2600 — which has hue 8.9° — its complementary color is located at 188.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ff2600.

Split Complementary Colors of #ff2600

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #ff2600 — which has hue 8.9° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 8.9° and 218.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ff2600.

Tetradic Colors of #ff2600

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #ff2600 — which has hue 8.9° — its tetradic colors are located at 278.9°, 8.9°, 98.9°, and 188.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ff2600.

Monochromatic Colors of #ff2600

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #ff2600, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #801300 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ff9380 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #ff2600

We want to make getting started with #ff2600 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #ff2600 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #ff2600 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #ff2600 with other HTML elements.

#ff2600 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #ff2600.
<span style="color: #ff2600;">The color of this text is #ff2600.</span>

#ff2600 Background Color

The background color for this text is #ff2600.
<div style="background-color: #ff2600; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #ff2600.</div>

#ff2600 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #ff2600.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #ff2600;">This color for the shadow of this text is #ff2600.</span>

#ff2600 Border Color

This is a div with border color #ff2600.
<div style="border: #ff2600 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #ff2600.</div>

#ff2600 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #ff2600 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ff2600; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ff2600 on a white background.</div></div>

#ff2600 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #ff2600 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ff2600; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ff2600 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #ff2600 to White

This is a gradient from #ff2600 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ff2600,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ff2600,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ff2600,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ff2600,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ff2600 to white.</div>

Gradient from #ff2600 to Black

This is a gradient from #ff2600 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ff2600,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ff2600,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ff2600,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ff2600,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ff2600 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #ff2600

In addition to using #ff2600 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #ff2600 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #ff2600, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 255, Green = 38, Blue = 0). If you need details about the color coordinates of #ff2600 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #ff2600
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(255, 38, 0)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #ff2600; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #ff2600; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #ff2600; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(255, 38, 0);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#ff2600")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:255, green:38, blue:0, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:38 blue:0 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(255f, 38f, 0f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(255, 38, 0);
 

#ff2600 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #ff2600 the same way. For those with color blindness, #ff2600 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #ff2600 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #ff2600 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #ff2600 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #ff2600 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #ff2600 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 3.8:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #ff2600 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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