Faux-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b) color information

Hex color #d3691b is a variation of "Chocolate (web)" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark orange". When people spot this color, Chocolate (web) (#d3691b), in brand logos, they might associate it with caution or skepticism, friendliness, pleasure, health care, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel. Etsy is a company using this color, according to our database.

#d3691b Breakdown

#d3691b is made up of (211, 105, 27) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 50.24, 87.20, 17.25) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13855003 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6633. White should be used ontop of #d3691b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d3691b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d3691b luma #127.78
Websafe hex #cc6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(211, 105, 27) Adobe RGB (187.00, 105.00, 39.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(83%, 41%, 11%) Closest named color Chocolate (web)
rgba rgba(211.0, 105.0, 27.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (48.99, 34.01, 27.81)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 50.24, 87.20, 17.25) CIE-L*ab (56.09, 37.11, 57.80)
hsv hsv(25.00, 76.60, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (56.09, 68.69, 57.30)
hsb hsb(25.00, 86.75, 83.00) CIE-L*uv (56.09, 86.76, 48.35)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b)

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" #d3691b while the second is the "compliment" #1c87d3.

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-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #d3691b is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #1c87d3.

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-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b)

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-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b)

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.

Lighter shades of #d3691b

Lighter shades of #d3691b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #d3691b with black

Faux-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #d3691b, tones are produced.

Gradients including #d3691b

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 #d3691b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d3691b → #1c87d3
#d3691b → #e0965f
#d3691b → #ffffff
#d3691b → #d3c41c
#d3691b → #7e3f10
#d3691b → #d31c2b

#d3691b in different lighting conditions

Seeing #d3691b 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 #d3691b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#d3691b 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.

#d3691bmight 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #d3691b

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d3691b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Etsy

Programming Language Syntax for #d3691b

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 #d3691b
Java new Color(211, 105, 27);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 211, 105, 27);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:211 green:105 blue:27 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(211f, 105f, 27f);
Swift UIColor(red:211, green:105, blue:27, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1b69d3
Python Color('#d3691b')

Base Conversions of hex color #d3691b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d3691b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13855003 while the individual RGB conversions are: 211, 105, 27.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010011 01101001 00011011
Hex d3 69 1b
Octal 323 151 33
Decimal 211 105 27

#d3691b Icons

If you're considering using #d3691b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Chocolate (web) (#d3691b) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d3691b 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 #d3691b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d3691b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d3691b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d3691b background.
This text is hex color #d3691b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d3691b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d3691b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d3691b and white (#ffffff) background.