Spanish Orange Color

HEX #E86100 / RGB (232, 97, 0)

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What is Spanish Orange Color?

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Spanish Orange has the hex code #E86100. The equivalent RGB values are (232, 97, 0), which means it is composed of 71% red, 29% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:58 Y:100 K:9. In the HSV/HSB scale, Spanish Orange has a hue of 25°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 91%.
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.

Described in the Guía de coloraciones by Rosa Gallego and Juan Carlos Sanz, Spanish orange is vivid reddish orange color slightly darker than the web orange. It can be applied on a web page using HTML and/or CSS with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

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Spanish Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#E86100
RGB Values(232, 97, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 58%, 100%, 9%)
HSV/HSB Values(25°, 100%, 91%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6600
Inverse Color#179EFF [Dodger Blue]
Closest Pantone®166 C
Closest RAL2004 [Pure orange]
Complementary Color#0087E8 [Blue Cola]
Spanish Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Luma)#777777
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B0B0B0

Spanish Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E86100. Complementary color is 0087E8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Spanish Orange is Blue Cola with the hex code #0087E8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E86100 color is offered by #0087E8. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (E86100, E8D500 and E80013)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Spanish Orange (#E86100) are Safety Yellow (#E8D500) and KU Crimson (#E80013). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Spanish 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (E86100, 00E8D5 and 0013E8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Spanish Orange (#E86100) are #00E8D5 (Bright Turquoise) and #0013E8 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (E86100, 00E861 and 6100E8)

Triadic Palette

Spanish Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00E861 (Malachite) and #6100E8 (Electric Indigo) along with #E86100 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (E86100, 00E861, 0087E8 and E80087)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Spanish Orange has four colors - #00E861 (Malachite), #0087E8 (Blue Cola) and #E80087 (Mexican Pink) in addition to the base color (#E86100). 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.

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Square color palette with (E86100, 13E800, 0087E8 and D500E8)

Square Palette

Spanish Orange square color palette has #13E800 (Electric Green), #0087E8 (Blue Cola) and #D500E8 (Vivid Orchid). 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.

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Rainbow color

Spanish Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Spanish 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.

E86100 A8E800 00E81E 00E8E5 0024E8 A300E8 E80066

Tints, Tones & Shades of Spanish Orange Color


  • Transparent ED8133ED8133
  • Transparent EF904DEF904D
  • Transparent F1A066F1A066
  • Transparent F4B080F4B080
  • Transparent F6C099F6C099
  • Transparent F8D0B3F8D0B3
  • Transparent FADFCCFADFCC
  • Transparent FDEFE6FDEFE6


  • Transparent D3671AD3671A
  • Transparent C96A26C96A26
  • Transparent BE6D33BE6D33
  • Transparent B47140B47140
  • Transparent AA744DAA744D
  • Transparent 9F775A9F775A
  • Transparent 957A66957A66
  • Transparent 8A7D738A7D73


  • Transparent BA4E00BA4E00
  • Transparent A24400A24400
  • Transparent 8B3A008B3A00
  • Transparent 743100743100
  • Transparent 5D27005D2700
  • Transparent 461D00461D00
  • Transparent 2E13002E1300
  • Transparent 170A00170A00

Spanish Orange Color Patterns

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    Spanish Orange Gingham Checks

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    Spanish Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Spanish Orange Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Orange Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Orange Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Orange Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Orange Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Spanish Orange Plaid Pattern

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