Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919) color information

#cc9919 is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Lemon curry" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark yellow". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lemon curry (#cc9919), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: being encouraged to communicate, having their attention grabbed, personal motivation and power, the home, and being center-of-attention. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

#cc9919 Breakdown

#cc9919 is made up of (204, 153, 25) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 25.00, 87.75, 20.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13408537 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9900. White should be used ontop of #cc9919 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #cc9919. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #cc9919 luma #153.63
Websafe hex #cc9900 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(204, 153, 25) Adobe RGB (188.00, 154.00, 46.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 60%, 10%) Closest named color Lemon curry
rgba rgba(204.0, 153.0, 25.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (60.00, 5.39, 34.07)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 25.00, 87.75, 20.00) CIE-L*ab (66.52, 6.07, 66.17)
hsv hsv(42.86, 77.78, 45.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (66.52, 66.45, 84.76)
hsb hsb(42.86, 87.50, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (66.52, 38.55, 66.69)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919)

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" #cc9919 and the second color is called the "compliment" #194fcc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #cc9919 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #194fcc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919)

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-Lemon curry (#cc9919)

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 variations of #cc9919

Lighter shades of #cc9919 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #cc9919

Darker shades of #cc9919 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #cc9919

Tones of #cc9919 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919) 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 #cc9919 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#cc9919 → #194fcc
#cc9919 → #dbb75e
#cc9919 → #ffffff
#cc9919 → #a8cc19
#cc9919 → #7a5b0f
#cc9919 → #cc3d19

Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919) in different environments

Seeing #cc9919 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 #cc9919 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#cc9919 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.

#cc9919might 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.

#cc9919 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#cc9919. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#cc9919 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 #cc9919
Java new Color(204, 153, 25);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 153, 25);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:153 blue:25 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 153f, 25f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:153, blue:25, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1999cc
Python Color('#cc9919')

Base Conversions of hex color #cc9919

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #cc9919. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13408537 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 153, 25.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 10011001 00011001
Hex cc 99 19
Octal 314 231 31
Decimal 204 153 25

#cc9919 Icons

If you're considering using #cc9919 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Lemon curry (#cc9919) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #cc9919 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 #cc9919 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #cc9919 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #cc9919 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #cc9919 background.
This text is hex color #cc9919 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #cc9919 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #cc9919 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #cc9919 and white (#ffffff) background.