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Blaze Orange Color

HEX #FFA01B / RGB (255, 160, 27)

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What is Blaze Orange Color?

Blaze Orange (Hex code: FFA01B) Thumbnail

Blaze Orange has the hex code #FFA01B. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 160, 27), which means it is composed of 58% red, 36% green and 6% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:37 Y:89 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Blaze Orange has a hue of 35°, 89% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Blaze Orange is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Blaze Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#FFA01B
RGB Values(255, 160, 27)
CMYK Values(0%, 37%, 89%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(35°, 89%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9933
Inverse Color#005FE4 [True Blue]
Closest Pantone®1375 C
Closest RAL1033 [Dahlia yellow]
Complementary Color#1B7AFF [Blue (Crayola)]
Blaze Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#939393
Desaturated#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Luma)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Blaze Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FFA01B. Complementary color is 1B7AFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Blaze Orange is Blue (Crayola) with the hex code #1B7AFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FFA01B color is offered by #1B7AFF. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

FFA01B 1B7AFF
Analogous color palette with (FFA01B, ECFF1B and FF2E1B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Blaze Orange (#FFA01B) are Yellow Sun (#ECFF1B) and Red (RYB) (#FF2E1B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Blaze Orange with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

FFA01B ECFF1B FF2E1B
Split Complementary color palette with (FFA01B, 1BECFF and 2E1BFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Blaze Orange (#FFA01B) are #1BECFF (Fluorescent Blue) and #2E1BFF (Bluebonnet). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

FFA01B 1BECFF 2E1BFF
Triadic color palette with (FFA01B, 1BFFA0 and A01BFF)

Triadic Palette

Blaze Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1BFFA0 (Medium Spring Green) and #A01BFF (Purple (X11)) along with #FFA01B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

FFA01B 1BFFA0 A01BFF
Tetradic color palette with (FFA01B, 1BFFA0, 1B7AFF and FF1B7A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Blaze Orange has four colors - #1BFFA0 (Medium Spring Green), #1B7AFF (Blue (Crayola)) and #FF1B7A (Electric Pink) in addition to the base color (#FFA01B). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

FFA01B 1BFFA0 1B7AFF FF1B7A
Square color palette with (FFA01B, 1BFF2E, 1B7AFF and FF1BEC)

Square Palette

Blaze Orange square color palette has #1BFF2E (Neon Green), #1B7AFF (Blue (Crayola)) and #FF1BEC (Hot Magenta). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

FFA01B 1BFF2E 1B7AFF FF1BEC
Rainbow color

Blaze Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Blaze Orange rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

FFA01B 9BFF1B 1BFF5F 1BDCFF 1E1BFF E11BFF FF1B59

Tints, Tones & Shades of Blaze Orange Color

Tints

  • Transparent FFB349FFB349
  • Transparent FFBD5FFFBD5F
  • Transparent FFC676FFC676
  • Transparent FFD08DFFD08D
  • Transparent FFD9A4FFD9A4
  • Transparent FFE3BBFFE3BB
  • Transparent FFECD1FFECD1
  • Transparent FFF6E8FFF6E8

Tones

  • Transparent E69A2FE69A2F
  • Transparent D99639D99639
  • Transparent CC9343CC9343
  • Transparent C0904EC0904E
  • Transparent B38D58B38D58
  • Transparent A68A62A68A62
  • Transparent 99866C99866C
  • Transparent 8D83768D8376

Shades

  • Transparent CC8016CC8016
  • Transparent B37013B37013
  • Transparent 996010996010
  • Transparent 80500E80500E
  • Transparent 66400B66400B
  • Transparent 4D30084D3008
  • Transparent 332005332005
  • Transparent 1A10031A1003

Blaze Orange Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Blaze Orange Plaid Pattern


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