Faux-Field drab (#785a12) color information

Hex color #785a12 looks similar to "Field drab" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "dark orange". When people from western culture see this color, Field drab (#785a12), used in brand logos, they might associate it with warmth, having confidence, pleasure, technology, and health care. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel.

Breakdown of Faux-Field drab (#785a12)

#785a12 is made up of (120, 90, 18) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 25.00, 85.00, 52.94) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7887378 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666600. White should be used ontop of #785a12 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #785a12. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #785a12 luma #90.74
Websafe hex #666600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(120, 90, 18) Adobe RGB (109.00, 90.00, 30.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(47%, 35%, 7%) Closest named color Field drab
rgba rgba(120.0, 90.0, 18.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (33.17, 2.98, 18.52)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 25.00, 85.00, 52.94) CIE-L*ab (39.58, 4.09, 43.06)
hsv hsv(42.00, 74.07, 27.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (39.58, 43.25, 84.57)
hsb hsb(42.00, 85.11, 47.00) CIE-L*uv (39.58, 22.60, 38.91)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Field drab (#785a12)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #785a12 while the second is the "compliment" #113077.

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 Compliments of #Faux-Field drab (#785a12)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #785a12 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #113077.

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-Field drab (#785a12)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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-Field drab (#785a12)

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-Field drab (#785a12)

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.

Faux-Field drab (#785a12)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #785a12, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Field drab (#785a12)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #785a12, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Field drab (#785a12)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #785a12, tones are produced.

#785a12 in 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 #785a12 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#785a12 → #113077
#785a12 → #a08b59
#785a12 → #ffffff
#785a12 → #637711
#785a12 → #48360a
#785a12 → #772611

#785a12 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #785a12 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 #785a12 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Field drab (#785a12)

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

#785a12might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Field drab (#785a12)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#785a12. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#785a12 in programming

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 #785a12
Java new Color(120, 90, 18);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 120, 90, 18);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:120 green:90 blue:18 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(120f, 90f, 18f);
Swift UIColor(red:120, green:90, blue:18, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $125a78
Python Color('#785a12')

Base Conversions of hex color #785a12

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #785a12. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7887378 while the individual RGB conversions are: 120, 90, 18.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111000 01011010 00010010
Hex 78 5a 12
Octal 170 132 22
Decimal 120 90 18

#785a12 Icons

If you're considering using #785a12 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Field drab (#785a12) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #785a12 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 #785a12 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #785a12 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #785a12 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #785a12 background.
This text is hex color #785a12 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #785a12 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #785a12 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #785a12 and white (#ffffff) background.