This page provides a listing of many of the most popular and well-known tints and shades of orange, including color names Hex and RGB codes.

20 shades and tints of orange with hex codes.

Orange sits between red and yellow on the color wheel and is a secondary color. I aim to provide a useful resource to designers and anyone interested, a wide variety of light and dark variations of orange.

Shades of Orange

Light Orange

HEX #FFA667

RGB 255 166 103

Dark Orange

HEX #DD5C00

RGB 221 92 0

Fire

HEX #E25825

RGB 226 88 37

Representing the color of fire, its considered an orange red.

Pumpkin

HEX #FF7415

RGB 255 116 21

This is a bright orange, resembling the color of the pumpkin.

Sandstone

HEX #D7722A

RGB 215 114 42

Sandstone can come in different tones, including a tan and orange variation.

Royal

HEX #F98129

RGB 249 129 41

Royal is a medium strength orange tint.

Marmalade

HEX #D06002

RGB 208 96 2

This is a darker shade which resembles a common color of Marmalade.

Tiger

HEX #FD6A00

RGB 253 106 0

Tiger is a strong vibrant color, and one of the most attractive variations.

Amber

HEX #FBBD04

RGB 251 189 4

The color Amber sits midway between yellow and orange, and is the color of tree amber.

Tangerine

HEX #F98128

RGB 249 129 40

The bright tint of orange is the medium color of the Tangerine.

Squash

HEX #C95C0A

RGB 201 92 10

Squash is a darker shade with a brownish tinge.

Apricot

HEX #EE820D

RGB 238 130 13

This is a medium orange with a yellow tinge which resembles the color of the Apricot.

Carrot

HEX #EC7216

RGB 236 114 22

A darker shade of orange which is similar in color to the Carrot.  

Bronze

HEX #B9560E 

RGB 185 86 14

Bronze color is often considered a dark shade of orange with a strong brown tinge.

Burnt

HEX #CC5500

RGB 204 85 0

This dark shade has almost equal amounts of red and yellow.

Alloy

HEX #C46210

RGB 196 98 16

Alloy is a dark shade of orange with a strong brownish tinge.

Aerospace

HEX #FF4F00

RGB 225 79 0

Aerospace orange is the color of the launch suits that NASA Astronauts wear. 

Safety

HEX #FF6700

RGB 255 103 0

Safety orange is the color often used in road signs, traffic cones and for other safety purposes.

Persian

HEX #D99058

RGB 217 144 88

Persian orange is a pale clay looking variation, often found in Persian carpets or rugs.

Soda

HEX #FA5B3D

RGB 250 91 61

Named because of its similarity to a common color of orange soda, it’s a medium shade with a pinkish tinge.

Princeton

HEX #F58025

RGB 245 128 37

Orange and black are the two main colors associated with Princeton University, it’s a medium to bright variation.

Peel

HEX #FF9500

RGB 255 149 0

Peel is a medium brightness orange.

Rust

HEX #8D4004

RGB 141 61 4

Rust is a dark shade, resembling the color of rust, it has a brownish tinge.

Marigold

HEX #EAA222

RGB 234 162 34

Named after the Marigold Flower, it can vary, however generally it’s a strong bright orange.

Ginger

HEX #BE5505

RGB 190 85 5

Ginger is a dark orange with a sometimes reddish and/or brownish tinge.

Spice

HEX #7B3804

RGB 123 56 4

Spice has a darker or weaker orange tone with a brown tinge.

Yam

HEX #CC5800

RGB 204 88 0

Referring to Yams with a more orange tone, this variation has a darker and brownish appearance.

Beer

HEX #F28F1C

RGB 242 143 28

Beer is a medium orange with a brownish tinge, it represents the common color of beer.

Tangelo

HEX #FC4C02

RGB 252 76 2

Tangelo is a strong and relativity bright shade, which is similar to the common color of the fruit it’s named after.

Neon

HEX #FF510C

RGB 225 81 12

Neon, also known as fluorescent orange is extremely bright, resembling the color of the orange neon lights created in the early 20th century.