Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200) color information

#bf5200 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Burnt orange" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark orange". When people spot this color, Burnt orange (#bf5200), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth. University of Texas uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)

#bf5200 is made up of (191, 82, 0) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 57.07, 100.00, 25.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12538368 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6600. White should be used ontop of #bf5200 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bf5200. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bf5200 luma #105.24
Websafe hex #cc6600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(191, 82, 0) Adobe RGB (170.00, 80.00, 20.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(75%, 32%, 0%) Closest named color Burnt orange
rgba rgba(191.0, 82.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 38.89, 24.65)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 57.07, 100.00, 25.10) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 43.38, 58.02)
hsv hsv(25.60, 100.00, 37.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 72.44, 53.22)
hsb hsb(25.60, 100.00, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 95.24, 41.80)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)

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" #bf5200 while the second is the "compliment" #006fbf.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bf5200 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #006fbf.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)

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 Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)

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 shades of #bf5200

When you combine pure white with this color, #bf5200, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #bf5200

Darker shades are produced by blending #bf5200 with black

Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)'s Tones

Tones of #bf5200 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #bf5200

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 #bf5200 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bf5200 → #006fbf
#bf5200 → #d2854c
#bf5200 → #ffffff
#bf5200 → #bfaf00
#bf5200 → #723100
#bf5200 → #bf000f

Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200) in different environments

Seeing #bf5200 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 #bf5200 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200)

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

#bf5200might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #bf5200

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bf5200. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #bf5200

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 #bf5200
Java new Color(191, 82, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 191, 82, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:191 green:82 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(191f, 82f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:191, green:82, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0052bf
Python Color('#bf5200')

Base Conversions of hex color #bf5200

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bf5200. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12538368 while the individual RGB conversions are: 191, 82, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111111 01010010 00000000
Hex bf 52 00
Octal 277 122 0
Decimal 191 82 0

#bf5200 Icons

If you're considering using #bf5200 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Burnt orange (#bf5200) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bf5200 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 #bf5200 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bf5200 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bf5200 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bf5200 background.
This text is hex color #bf5200 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bf5200 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bf5200 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bf5200 and white (#ffffff) background.