Philippine gold (#b17304) color information

#b17304 is the hex color code that is synonymous with "Philippine gold". The color is categorized as "dark orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Philippine gold (#b17304), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: excitement and enthusiasm, friendliness, being centrally-located, playgrounds or fun environments, and the home. Shades of "dark orange". typically aren't associated with finance and wealth.

#b17304 Breakdown

#b17304 is made up of (177, 115, 4) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 35.03, 97.74, 30.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11629316 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #996600. White should be used ontop of #b17304 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b17304. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b17304 luma #120.88
Websafe hex #996600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(177, 115, 4) Adobe RGB (160.00, 112.00, 30.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 45%, 2%) Closest named color Philippine gold
rgba rgba(177.0, 115.0, 4.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (45.83, 15.99, 26.69)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 35.03, 97.74, 30.59) CIE-L*ab (52.95, 18.83, 58.47)
hsv hsv(38.51, 94.37, 35.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (52.95, 61.43, 72.15)
hsb hsb(38.51, 97.10, 69.00) CIE-L*uv (52.95, 53.71, 51.47)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Philippine gold (#b17304)

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" #b17304 while the second is the "compliment" #0543af.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Philippine gold (#b17304)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b17304 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #0543af.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Philippine gold (#b17304)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Philippine gold (#b17304)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Philippine gold (#b17304)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter variations of #b17304

Lighter shades of #b17304 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #b17304

Darker shades of #b17304 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Philippine gold (#b17304)'s Tones

Tones of #b17304 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Philippine gold (#b17304) 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 #b17304 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b17304 → #0543af
#b17304 → #c89d4f
#b17304 → #ffffff
#b17304 → #99af05
#b17304 → #6a4502
#b17304 → #af1b05

Philippine gold (#b17304) in different environments

Seeing #b17304 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 #b17304 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#b17304 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.

#b17304might 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.

#b17304 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#b17304. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b17304 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 #b17304
Java new Color(177, 115, 4);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 177, 115, 4);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:177 green:115 blue:4 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(177f, 115f, 4f);
Swift UIColor(red:177, green:115, blue:4, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0473b1
Python Color('#b17304')

Base Conversions of hex color #b17304

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b17304. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11629316 while the individual RGB conversions are: 177, 115, 4.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110001 01110011 00000100
Hex b1 73 04
Octal 261 163 4
Decimal 177 115 4

Icons incorporating the color #b17304

If you're considering using #b17304 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b17304 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b17304 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 #b17304 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b17304 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b17304 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b17304 background.
This text is hex color #b17304 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b17304 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b17304 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b17304 and white (#ffffff) background.