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Full Orange Color

HEX #FF8000 / RGB (255, 128, 0)

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What is Full Orange Color?

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Full Orange has the hex code #FF8000. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 128, 0), which means it is composed of 67% red, 33% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:50 Y:100 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Full Orange has a hue of 30°, 100% 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.

Full orange in the RGB wheel lies between yellow and red at a hue of 30 degrees. It is created when red is at its maximum value, green is at half and blue is completely removed. Thus, full orange hex code is #FF8000 with equivalent RGB values (255, 128, 0). The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, full orange can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Full Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#FF8000
RGB Values(255, 128, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 50%, 100%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9900
Inverse Color#007FFF [Azure]
Closest Pantone®151 C
Closest RAL1028 [Melon yellow]
Complementary Color#007FFF [Azure]
Full Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#808080
Weighted Average (Most Common)#989898
Weighted Average (Luma)#929292
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C1C1C1

Full Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FF8000. Complementary color is 007FFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Full Orange is Azure with the hex code #007FFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FF8000 color is offered by #007FFF. 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.

FF8000 007FFF
Analogous color palette with (FF8000, FFFF00 and FF0100)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Full Orange (#FF8000) are Yellow (#FFFF00) and Red (#FF0100). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Full 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.

FF8000 FFFF00 FF0100
Split Complementary color palette with (FF8000, 00FFFF and 0000FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Full Orange (#FF8000) are #00FFFF (Aqua) and #0000FF (Blue). 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.

FF8000 00FFFF 0000FF
Triadic color palette with (FF8000, 00FF80 and 8000FF)

Triadic Palette

Full Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00FF80 (Guppie Green) and #8000FF (Violet (Color Wheel)) along with #FF8000 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

FF8000 00FF80 8000FF
Tetradic color palette with (FF8000, 00FF80, 007FFF and FF007F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Full Orange has four colors - #00FF80 (Guppie Green), #007FFF (Azure) and #FF007F (Bright Pink) in addition to the base color (#FF8000). 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.

FF8000 00FF80 007FFF FF007F
Square color palette with (FF8000, 00FF00, 007FFF and FF00FF)

Square Palette

Full Orange square color palette has #00FF00 (Electric Green), #007FFF (Azure) and #FF00FF (Fuchsia). 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.

FF8000 00FF00 007FFF FF00FF
Rainbow color

Full Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Full 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.

FF8000 A4FF00 00FF37 00EDFF 0012FF C800FF FF005B

Tints, Tones & Shades of Full Orange Color


  • Transparent FF9933FF9933
  • Transparent FFA64DFFA64D
  • Transparent FFB366FFB366
  • Transparent FFC080FFC080
  • Transparent FFCC99FFCC99
  • Transparent FFD9B3FFD9B3
  • Transparent FFE6CCFFE6CC
  • Transparent FFF2E6FFF2E6


  • Transparent E6801AE6801A
  • Transparent D98026D98026
  • Transparent CC8033CC8033
  • Transparent C08040C08040
  • Transparent B3804DB3804D
  • Transparent A6805AA6805A
  • Transparent 998066998066
  • Transparent 8D80738D8073


  • Transparent CC6600CC6600
  • Transparent B35A00B35A00
  • Transparent 994D00994D00
  • Transparent 804000804000
  • Transparent 663300663300
  • Transparent 4D26004D2600
  • Transparent 331A00331A00
  • Transparent 1A0D001A0D00

Full Orange Color Patterns

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    Full Orange Trellis Pattern

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    Full Orange Plaid Pattern

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