Faux-Neon brown (#c16f24) color information

The hexidecimal color, #c16f24, is related to "Neon brown" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark orange". When people from western culture see this color, Neon brown (#c16f24), used in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: warmth, friendliness, creativity, technology, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

Breakdown of #c16f24

#c16f24 is made up of (193, 111, 36) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 42.49, 81.35, 24.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12676900 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6633. White should be used ontop of #c16f24 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c16f24. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c16f24 luma #126.93
Websafe hex #cc6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(193, 111, 36) Adobe RGB (173.00, 112.00, 50.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(76%, 44%, 14%) Closest named color Neon brown
rgba rgba(193.0, 111.0, 36.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (47.96, 23.21, 25.73)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 42.49, 81.35, 24.31) CIE-L*ab (55.07, 26.35, 50.92)
hsv hsv(29.03, 68.89, 45.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (55.07, 57.33, 62.64)
hsb hsb(29.03, 81.58, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (55.07, 65.02, 46.66)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Neon brown (#c16f24)

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" #c16f24 and the second color is called the "compliment" #2375c1.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Neon brown (#c16f24)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c16f24 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #2375c1.

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-Neon brown (#c16f24)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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-Neon brown (#c16f24)

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-Neon brown (#c16f24)

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.

Lighter variations of #c16f24

Lighter shades are produced by blending #c16f24 with white

Faux-Neon brown (#c16f24)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #c16f24 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #c16f24

When you combine pure gray with this color, #c16f24, tones are produced.

Faux-Neon brown (#c16f24) 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 #c16f24 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c16f24 → #2375c1
#c16f24 → #d39a65
#c16f24 → #ffffff
#c16f24 → #c1bf23
#c16f24 → #734215
#c16f24 → #c12326

#c16f24 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #c16f24 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 #c16f24 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #c16f24

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

#c16f24might 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.

#c16f24 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#c16f24. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c16f24 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 #c16f24
Java new Color(193, 111, 36);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 193, 111, 36);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:193 green:111 blue:36 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(193f, 111f, 36f);
Swift UIColor(red:193, green:111, blue:36, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $246fc1
Python Color('#c16f24')

Base Conversions of hex color #c16f24

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c16f24. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12676900 while the individual RGB conversions are: 193, 111, 36.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000001 01101111 00100100
Hex c1 6f 24
Octal 301 157 44
Decimal 193 111 36

#c16f24 Icons

If you're considering using #c16f24 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Neon brown (#c16f24) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c16f24 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 #c16f24 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c16f24 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c16f24 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c16f24 background.
This text is hex color #c16f24 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c16f24 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c16f24 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c16f24 and white (#ffffff) background.