Dark orange Hex code is #ff8c00

Hex:
#ff8c00

HTML, CSS or hex color code for color "Dark orange" is #ff8c00

Hex code #ff8c00
RGB: rgb(255,140,0)
HSV: ( 32.94° , 1% , 255% )

Colors used in web pages are represented using RGB (red, Green, blue) triplet. Each of the primary color component (red, green and blue are the primary colors) is represented using one byte. So, in a color code, there are 3 bytes (24 bits). The first byte is the red component and the next byte is of green and the next one that of blue.

The byte value for each color component can be represented using numbers from 0 - 255 or hexadecimal numbers 0 - ff. The hexadecimal value is preferred because it is quite compact and is often used in programming.

In the case of the color "Dark orange" the hexadecimal representation is #ff8c00. The hex code #ff8c00 is equivalent of the RGB representation rgb(255,140,0)

You can use the hex code in HTML to change the text color or background color. for example, the code below changes the text color to Dark orange

Sample HTML Code to change the text color to Dark orange

    <span style="color:#ff8c00"> Your text here </span>

Sample HTML Code to change the background color to Dark orange

    <span style="background-color:#ff8c00"> Your text here </span>
The same hex code can be used in CSS as well. For example, to change the text color of class 'mytext', add the following code to your CSS stylesheet

CSS Code

    .mytext
    {
        color:#ff8c00
    }

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