Faux-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d) color information

#bf4f2d is the hex color code that is a variation of "Dark pastel red" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark orange". When people spot this color, Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Shades of "dark orange". typically aren't associated with finance and wealth.

#bf4f2d Breakdown

#bf4f2d is made up of (191, 79, 45) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 58.64, 76.44, 25.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12537645 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6633. White should be used ontop of #bf4f2d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bf4f2d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bf4f2d luma #108.57
Websafe hex #cc6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(191, 79, 45) Adobe RGB (168.00, 80.00, 55.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(75%, 31%, 18%) Closest named color Dark pastel red
rgba rgba(191.0, 79.0, 45.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 38.89, 20.17)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 58.64, 76.44, 25.10) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 43.38, 39.17)
hsv hsv(13.68, 61.29, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 58.45, 42.08)
hsb hsb(13.68, 76.00, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 88.55, 31.56)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)

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" #bf4f2d while the second is the "compliment" #2d9fbf.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #bf4f2d is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2d9fbf.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)

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-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #bf4f2d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #bf4f2d

When you combine pure black with this color, #bf4f2d, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #bf4f2d with gray

#bf4f2d 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 #bf4f2d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bf4f2d → #2d9fbf
#bf4f2d → #d2836c
#bf4f2d → #ffffff
#bf4f2d → #bf962d
#bf4f2d → #722f1b
#bf4f2d → #bf2d57

How #bf4f2d looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #bf4f2d 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 #bf4f2d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#bf4f2d 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.

#bf4f2dmight 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-Dark pastel red (#bf4f2d)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bf4f2d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#bf4f2d 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 #bf4f2d
Java new Color(191, 79, 45);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 191, 79, 45);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:191 green:79 blue:45 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(191f, 79f, 45f);
Swift UIColor(red:191, green:79, blue:45, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2d4fbf
Python Color('#bf4f2d')

Base Conversions of hex color #bf4f2d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bf4f2d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12537645 while the individual RGB conversions are: 191, 79, 45.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111111 01001111 00101101
Hex bf 4f 2d
Octal 277 117 55
Decimal 191 79 45

Icons incorporating the color #bf4f2d

If you're considering using #bf4f2d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #bf4f2d on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bf4f2d 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 #bf4f2d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bf4f2d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bf4f2d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bf4f2d background.
This text is hex color #bf4f2d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bf4f2d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bf4f2d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bf4f2d and white (#ffffff) background.