Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037) color information

Hex color #d10037 is related to "Vivid crimson" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "generic red". When people from western culture see this color, Vivid crimson (#d10037), used in designs, they might associate it with feelings of love and affection, their physical self and being, an increased heart rate, food and restaurants, and passion. Shades of "generic red". typically aren't associated with finance and wealth. University of Arizona and Rutgers University are a couple of companies using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

#d10037 is made up of (209, 0, 55) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 73.68, 18.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13697079 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0033. White should be used ontop of #d10037 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d10037. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d10037 luma #68.71
Websafe hex #cc0033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(209, 0, 55) Adobe RGB (178.00, 18.00, 58.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(82%, 0%, 22%) Closest named color Vivid crimson
rgba rgba(209.0, 0.0, 55.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (37.42, 66.36, 16.86)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 73.68, 18.04) CIE-L*ab (44.23, 69.06, 32.23)
hsv hsv(343.90, 100.00, 41.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (44.23, 76.21, 25.02)
hsb hsb(343.90, 100.00, 82.00) CIE-L*uv (44.23, 132.68, 18.21)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

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" #d10037 while the second is the "compliment" #00d195.

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 Compliments of #Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d10037 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #00d195.

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-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

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.

Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #d10037, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #d10037, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #d10037, tones are produced.

#d10037 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 #d10037 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d10037 → #00d195
#d10037 → #de4c73
#d10037 → #ffffff
#d10037 → #d12d00
#d10037 → #7d0021
#d10037 → #d100a3

#d10037 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #d10037 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 #d10037 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

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

#d10037might 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-Vivid crimson (#d10037)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d10037. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

University of Arizona
Rutgers University

#d10037 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 #d10037
Java new Color(209, 0, 55);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 209, 0, 55);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:209 green:0 blue:55 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(209f, 0f, 55f);
Swift UIColor(red:209, green:0, blue:55, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3700d1
Python Color('#d10037')

Base Conversions of hex color #d10037

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d10037. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13697079 while the individual RGB conversions are: 209, 0, 55.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010001 00000000 00110111
Hex d1 00 37
Octal 321 0 67
Decimal 209 0 55

Icons incorporating the color #d10037

If you're considering using #d10037 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d10037 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d10037 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 #d10037 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d10037 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d10037 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d10037 background.
This text is hex color #d10037 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d10037 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d10037 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d10037 and white (#ffffff) background.