The hexadecimal color code #E73E01 corresponds , which is a shade of Red. This color is a combination of red (at 0,91 level), green (at 0,24 level) and blue (at 0,00 level). Its brightness is 45% and its saturation is 99%. It is composed of red at 78%, green at 21% and blue at 0%. The dominant component is red.





Shade of Red
Color name in French Corail
Hex Code #E73E01
RGB Code rgb( 231 , 62 , 1)
RGB Code Percentagergb( 90.6% , 24.3% , 0.4% )
HSLhsl( 16 , 99% , 45% )

Variations of #E73E01 (Corail)

Lighter Shades

Palette of gradually lightened shades. The lightest shade of #E73E01 is the color #FCEBE5


Darker Shades

Palette of progressively darker shades. The darkest shade is #170600.


Other Shades of Red

Examples of other colors within the Red spectrum .

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Color Palettes

The complementary color #18C1FE is the color exactly opposite to #E73E01 on the color wheel. The triadic palette is created by selecting two colors that are evenly spaced on the color wheel.

Complementary color palette


Triadic palette

Uses of #E73E01 in CSS

When using #E73E01 as the background color, consider selecting a lighter text color for improved readability. If you want to use #E73E01 as the text color, prefer a light background, such as Blanc.

#E73E01 as background color

Black text
White text
div{ background: #E73E01;  }

Colored text

With a white background or
with a dark background
div{ color: #E73E01;  }


#E73E01 colored border with a width of 3px
div{ border: 3px solid #E73E01;  }


#E73E01 shadow colored
div{ box-shadow: 3px 3px 7px #E73E01; }

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