Faux-Amaranth red (#d11e30) color information

#d11e30 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "Amaranth red" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "generic red". When people from western culture see this color, Amaranth red (#d11e30), used in media, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of love and affection, safety and comfort, a sense of urgency, food and restaurants, and anger. Colors labeled as "generic red" are rarely tied to travel. Livestream uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #d11e30

#d11e30 is made up of (209, 30, 48) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 85.65, 77.03, 18.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13704752 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3333. White should be used ontop of #d11e30 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d11e30. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d11e30 luma #85.53
Websafe hex #cc3333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(209, 30, 48) Adobe RGB (178.00, 44.00, 49.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(82%, 12%, 19%) Closest named color Amaranth red
rgba rgba(209.0, 30.0, 48.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 59.66, 19.61)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 85.65, 77.03, 18.04) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 63.02, 39.78)
hsv hsv(354.00, 74.47, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 74.52, 32.26)
hsb hsb(354.00, 85.37, 82.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 125.32, 25.53)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Amaranth red (#d11e30)

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" #d11e30 and the second color is called the "compliment" #1ed1bf.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Amaranth red (#d11e30)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d11e30 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #1ed1bf.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Amaranth red (#d11e30)

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-Amaranth red (#d11e30)

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-Amaranth red (#d11e30)

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-Amaranth red (#d11e30)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d11e30 with white

Darker variations of #d11e30

When you combine pure black with this color, #d11e30, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #d11e30

Tones of #d11e30 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#d11e30 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 #d11e30 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d11e30 → #1ed1bf
#d11e30 → #de616e
#d11e30 → #ffffff
#d11e30 → #d1651e
#d11e30 → #7d121c
#d11e30 → #d11e89

Faux-Amaranth red (#d11e30) in different environments

Seeing #d11e30 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 #d11e30 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d11e30

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

#d11e30might 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-Amaranth red (#d11e30)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d11e30. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


#d11e30 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 #d11e30
Java new Color(209, 30, 48);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 209, 30, 48);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:209 green:30 blue:48 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(209f, 30f, 48f);
Swift UIColor(red:209, green:30, blue:48, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $301ed1
Python Color('#d11e30')

Base Conversions of hex color #d11e30

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d11e30. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13704752 while the individual RGB conversions are: 209, 30, 48.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010001 00011110 00110000
Hex d1 1e 30
Octal 321 36 60
Decimal 209 30 48

#d11e30 Icons

If you're considering using #d11e30 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Amaranth red (#d11e30) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d11e30 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 #d11e30 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d11e30 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d11e30 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d11e30 background.
This text is hex color #d11e30 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d11e30 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d11e30 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d11e30 and white (#ffffff) background.