Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320) color information

#ad6320 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Dirty brown" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark orange". When people spot this color, Dirty brown (#ad6320), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Colors labeled as "dark orange" are rarely tied to finance and wealth.

#ad6320 Breakdown

#ad6320 is made up of (173, 99, 32) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 42.77, 81.50, 32.16) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11363104 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #996633. White should be used ontop of #ad6320 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ad6320. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ad6320 luma #113.46
Websafe hex #996633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(173, 99, 32) Adobe RGB (155.00, 99.00, 45.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(68%, 39%, 13%) Closest named color Dirty brown
rgba rgba(173.0, 99.0, 32.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, 20.91, 22.64)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 42.77, 81.50, 32.16) CIE-L*ab (49.50, 24.68, 46.44)
hsv hsv(28.36, 67.90, 40.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 52.59, 62.01)
hsb hsb(28.36, 80.88, 68.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, 58.96, 41.54)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320)

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" #ad6320 and the second color is called the "compliment" #216bad.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ad6320 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #216bad.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #ad6320 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #ad6320

When you combine pure black with this color, #ad6320, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #ad6320

Tones are produced by blending #ad6320 with gray

#ad6320 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 #ad6320 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ad6320 → #216bad
#ad6320 → #c59162
#ad6320 → #ffffff
#ad6320 → #ada821
#ad6320 → #673b13
#ad6320 → #ad2125

How #ad6320 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ad6320 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 #ad6320 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ad6320 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#ad6320might 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-Dirty brown (#ad6320)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ad6320. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ad6320 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 #ad6320
Java new Color(173, 99, 32);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 173, 99, 32);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:173 green:99 blue:32 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(173f, 99f, 32f);
Swift UIColor(red:173, green:99, blue:32, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2063ad
Python Color('#ad6320')

Base Conversions of hex color #ad6320

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ad6320. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11363104 while the individual RGB conversions are: 173, 99, 32.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10101101 01100011 00100000
Hex ad 63 20
Octal 255 143 40
Decimal 173 99 32

#ad6320 Icons

If you're considering using #ad6320 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dirty brown (#ad6320) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ad6320 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 #ad6320 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ad6320 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ad6320 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ad6320 background.
This text is hex color #ad6320 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ad6320 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ad6320 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ad6320 and white (#ffffff) background.