Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905) color information

The hexidecimal color, #d78905, looks similar to "Harvest gold" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic orange". When people from western culture see this color, Harvest gold (#d78905), used in branding, the following may come to mind: warmth, friendliness, creativity, technology, and the home. Colors labeled as "generic orange" are rarely tied to clothing.

Breakdown of #d78905

#d78905 is made up of (215, 137, 5) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 36.28, 97.67, 15.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14125317 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9900. White should be used ontop of #d78905 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d78905. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d78905 luma #145.27
Websafe hex #cc9900 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(215, 137, 5) Adobe RGB (196.00, 134.00, 28.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(84%, 54%, 2%) Closest named color Harvest gold
rgba rgba(215.0, 137.0, 5.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, 21.11, 33.57)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 36.28, 97.67, 15.69) CIE-L*ab (63.34, 23.09, 70.31)
hsv hsv(38.05, 95.35, 43.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 74.00, 71.82)
hsb hsb(38.05, 97.62, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, 67.47, 62.65)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #d78905 and the second color is called the "compliment" #0551d6.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d78905 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0551d6.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #d78905

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d78905 with white

Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #d78905 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #d78905

When you combine pure gray with this color, #d78905, tones are produced.

Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905) Gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #d78905 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d78905 → #0551d6
#d78905 → #e3ac50
#d78905 → #ffffff
#d78905 → #bad605
#d78905 → #815203
#d78905 → #d62005

#d78905 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #d78905 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #d78905 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d78905

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#d78905might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

#d78905 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d78905. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d78905 in coding

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #d78905
Java new Color(215, 137, 5);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 215, 137, 5);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:215 green:137 blue:5 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(215f, 137f, 5f);
Swift UIColor(red:215, green:137, blue:5, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0589d7
Python Color('#d78905')

Base Conversions of hex color #d78905

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d78905. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14125317 while the individual RGB conversions are: 215, 137, 5.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010111 10001001 00000101
Hex d7 89 05
Octal 327 211 5
Decimal 215 137 5

#d78905 Icons

If you're considering using #d78905 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Harvest gold (#d78905) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d78905 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #d78905 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d78905 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d78905 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d78905 background.
This text is hex color #d78905 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d78905 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d78905 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d78905 and white (#ffffff) background.