Christmas orange (#d56c2b) color information

#d56c2b is the hex color code that is commonly known by the name "Christmas orange". This color is described as "dark orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Christmas orange (#d56c2b), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: excitement and enthusiasm, having confidence, creativity, playgrounds or fun environments, and health care. Shades of "dark orange". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of #d56c2b

#d56c2b is made up of (213, 108, 43) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 49.30, 79.81, 16.47) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13986859 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6633. White should be used ontop of #d56c2b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d56c2b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d56c2b luma #131.94
Websafe hex #cc6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(213, 108, 43) Adobe RGB (192.00, 105.00, 48.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(84%, 42%, 17%) Closest named color Christmas orange
rgba rgba(213.0, 108.0, 43.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.00, 37.13, 27.36)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 49.30, 79.81, 16.47) CIE-L*ab (57.08, 39.96, 54.37)
hsv hsv(22.39, 67.68, 50.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (57.08, 67.48, 53.69)
hsb hsb(22.39, 79.76, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (57.08, 91.20, 46.24)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Christmas orange (#d56c2b)

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" #d56c2b and the second color is called the "compliment" #2b97d6.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Christmas orange (#d56c2b)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d56c2b is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2b97d6.

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

Triadic Colors of Christmas orange (#d56c2b)

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 Christmas orange (#d56c2b)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Christmas orange (#d56c2b)

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.

Christmas orange (#d56c2b)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d56c2b with white

Darker variations of #d56c2b

When you combine pure black with this color, #d56c2b, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #d56c2b

Tones of #d56c2b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#d56c2b 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 #d56c2b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d56c2b → #2b97d6
#d56c2b → #e1986a
#d56c2b → #ffffff
#d56c2b → #d6bf2b
#d56c2b → #7f4019
#d56c2b → #d62b42

Christmas orange (#d56c2b) in different environments

Seeing #d56c2b 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 #d56c2b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d56c2b

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

#d56c2bmight 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 Christmas orange (#d56c2b)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d56c2b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d56c2b 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 #d56c2b
Java new Color(213, 108, 43);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 213, 108, 43);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:213 green:108 blue:43 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(213f, 108f, 43f);
Swift UIColor(red:213, green:108, blue:43, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2b6cd5
Python Color('#d56c2b')

Base Conversions of hex color #d56c2b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d56c2b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13986859 while the individual RGB conversions are: 213, 108, 43.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010101 01101100 00101011
Hex d5 6c 2b
Octal 325 154 53
Decimal 213 108 43

Icons incorporating the color #d56c2b

If you're considering using #d56c2b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d56c2b on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d56c2b 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 #d56c2b on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d56c2b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d56c2b and white (#ffffff) background.