Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105) color information

The hexidecimal color, #cc5105, is very close to "Burnt orange" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Burnt orange (#cc5105), in designs, the following may come to mind: excitement and enthusiasm, having confidence, creativity, playgrounds or fun environments, and health care. Colors labeled as "dark orange" are rarely tied to clothing.

Breakdown of #cc5105

#cc5105 is made up of (204, 81, 5) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 60.29, 97.55, 20.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13390085 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6600. White should be used ontop of #cc5105 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cc5105. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cc5105 luma #109.11
Websafe hex #cc6600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(204, 81, 5) Adobe RGB (179.00, 84.00, 14.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 32%, 2%) Closest named color Burnt orange
rgba rgba(204.0, 81.0, 5.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (43.59, 41.36, 26.40)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 60.29, 97.55, 20.00) CIE-L*ab (50.69, 45.25, 62.21)
hsv hsv(23.08, 95.12, 41.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (50.69, 76.93, 53.97)
hsb hsb(23.08, 97.50, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (50.69, 100.99, 44.62)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105)

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" #cc5105 while the second is the "compliment" #057fcc.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #cc5105 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #057fcc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105)

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 (#cc5105)

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 (#cc5105)

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.

Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #cc5105 with white

Darker variations of #cc5105

When you combine pure black with this color, #cc5105, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105)'s Tones

Tones of #cc5105 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#cc5105 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 #cc5105 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cc5105 → #057fcc
#cc5105 → #db8550
#cc5105 → #ffffff
#cc5105 → #ccb405
#cc5105 → #7a3003
#cc5105 → #cc051c

Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105) in different environments

Seeing #cc5105 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 #cc5105 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #cc5105

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

#cc5105might 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-Burnt orange (#cc5105)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#cc5105. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cc5105 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 #cc5105
Java new Color(204, 81, 5);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 81, 5);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:81 blue:5 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 81f, 5f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:81, blue:5, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0551cc
Python Color('#cc5105')

Base Conversions of hex color #cc5105

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cc5105. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13390085 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 81, 5.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 01010001 00000101
Hex cc 51 05
Octal 314 121 5
Decimal 204 81 5

#cc5105 Icons

If you're considering using #cc5105 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Burnt orange (#cc5105) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #cc5105 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 #cc5105 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cc5105 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cc5105 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cc5105 background.
This text is hex color #cc5105 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cc5105 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cc5105 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cc5105 and white (#ffffff) background.