Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e) color information

The hexidecimal color, #c30b4e, is named "Pictorial carmine". The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

#c30b4e Breakdown

#c30b4e is made up of (195, 11, 78) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 94.36, 60.00, 23.53) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12782414 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0066. White should be used ontop of #c30b4e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c30b4e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c30b4e luma #73.58
Websafe hex #cc0066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(195, 11, 78) Adobe RGB (166.00, 0.00, 81.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(76%, 4%, 31%) Closest named color Pictorial carmine
rgba rgba(195.0, 11.0, 78.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (34.64, 65.93, 7.23)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 94.36, 60.00, 23.53) CIE-L*ab (41.22, 69.41, 11.53)
hsv hsv(337.50, 90.00, 40.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (41.22, 70.36, 9.43)
hsb hsb(337.50, 94.74, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (41.22, 116.67, -0.43)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e)

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" #c30b4e and the second color is called the "compliment" #0ac17b.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c30b4e is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0ac17b.

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

Triadic Colors of Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e)

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 Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e)

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 Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e)

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.

Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #c30b4e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #c30b4e

When you combine pure black with this color, #c30b4e, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #c30b4e

Tones are produced by blending #c30b4e with gray

#c30b4e 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 #c30b4e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c30b4e → #0ac17b
#c30b4e → #d55483
#c30b4e → #ffffff
#c30b4e → #c11f0a
#c30b4e → #75062e
#c30b4e → #c10aac

How #c30b4e looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #c30b4e 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 #c30b4e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c30b4e 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.

#c30b4emight 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 Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c30b4e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c30b4e 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 #c30b4e
Java new Color(195, 11, 78);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 195, 11, 78);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:195 green:11 blue:78 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(195f, 11f, 78f);
Swift UIColor(red:195, green:11, blue:78, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4e0bc3
Python Color('#c30b4e')

Base Conversions of hex color #c30b4e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c30b4e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12782414 while the individual RGB conversions are: 195, 11, 78.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000011 00001011 01001110
Hex c3 0b 4e
Octal 303 13 116
Decimal 195 11 78

#c30b4e Icons

If you're considering using #c30b4e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Pictorial carmine (#c30b4e) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #c30b4e 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 #c30b4e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c30b4e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c30b4e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c30b4e background.
This text is hex color #c30b4e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c30b4e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c30b4e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c30b4e and white (#ffffff) background.