Debian red (#d70a53) color information

The hexidecimal color, #d70a53, can simply be referred to as "Debian red". This color is described as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Debian red (#d70a53), in branding, the following may come to mind: love, romance, soft or fluffy, femininity, and health care. This color isn't popular for transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #d70a53

#d70a53 is made up of (215, 10, 83) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 95.35, 61.40, 15.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14092883 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0066. White should be used ontop of #d70a53 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d70a53. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d70a53 luma #79.53
Websafe hex #cc0066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(215, 10, 83) Adobe RGB (185.00, 0.00, 84.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(84%, 4%, 33%) Closest named color Debian red
rgba rgba(215.0, 10.0, 83.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (38.73, 73.71, 10.07)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 95.35, 61.40, 15.69) CIE-L*ab (45.63, 74.77, 16.03)
hsv hsv(338.25, 90.91, 44.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (45.63, 76.47, 12.10)
hsb hsb(338.25, 95.24, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (45.63, 132.42, 3.17)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Debian red (#d70a53)

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" #d70a53 while the second is the "compliment" #0ad68b.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Debian red (#d70a53)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d70a53 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #0ad68b.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Debian red (#d70a53)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Debian red (#d70a53)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Debian red (#d70a53)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #d70a53

Lighter shades are produced by blending #d70a53 with white

Darker shades of #d70a53

Darker shades are produced by blending #d70a53 with black

Debian red (#d70a53)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #d70a53 with gray

Gradients including #d70a53

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 #d70a53 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d70a53 → #0ad68b
#d70a53 → #e35386
#d70a53 → #ffffff
#d70a53 → #d6250a
#d70a53 → #810631
#d70a53 → #d60abb

How #d70a53 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #d70a53 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 #d70a53 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #d70a53

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

#d70a53might 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 #d70a53

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d70a53. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #d70a53

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 #d70a53
Java new Color(215, 10, 83);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 215, 10, 83);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:215 green:10 blue:83 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(215f, 10f, 83f);
Swift UIColor(red:215, green:10, blue:83, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $530ad7
Python Color('#d70a53')

Base Conversions of hex color #d70a53

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d70a53. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14092883 while the individual RGB conversions are: 215, 10, 83.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010111 00001010 01010011
Hex d7 0a 53
Octal 327 12 123
Decimal 215 10 83

Icons incorporating the color #d70a53

If you're considering using #d70a53 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d70a53 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d70a53 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 #d70a53 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d70a53 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d70a53 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d70a53 background.
This text is hex color #d70a53 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d70a53 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d70a53 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d70a53 and white (#ffffff) background.