World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Portland Orange

Article Id: WHEBN0020138722
Reproduction Date:

Title: Portland Orange  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Portland, Pedestrian crossing
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Portland Orange

Portland Orange (desaturated approximation)
Hex triplet #FF5A36
sRGBB  (rgb) (255, 90, 54)
HSV       (h, s, v) (11°, 79%, 100%)
Source CIECD
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)


Portland Orange is the color of light emitted by the dont walk phase of pedestrian crossing signals in the U.S. and Canada. Its chromaticity is specified by the Institute of Transportation Engineers in that body's technical standards,[1] and its application is stipulated in the U.S. Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices.[2] Various jurisdictional standards also require Portland Orange for don't-walk signs.[3]

International application

Portland Orange is generally not used outside North America, and is rarely, if ever seen in Ontario.

References

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.