Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88) color information

#d72c88 is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Deep cerise" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Deep cerise (#d72c88), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: warmth, youth, pretty, limiting, and the home. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with finance.

#d72c88 Breakdown

#d72c88 is made up of (215, 44, 136) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 79.53, 36.74, 15.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14101640 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #d72c88 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d72c88. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d72c88 luma #105.48
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(215, 44, 136) Adobe RGB (184.00, 50.00, 132.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(84%, 17%, 53%) Closest named color Deep cerise
rgba rgba(215.0, 44.0, 136.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, 67.92, -7.84)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 79.53, 36.74, 15.69) CIE-L*ab (49.50, 69.11, -9.54)
hsv hsv(327.76, 67.68, 50.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 69.77, 352.14)
hsb hsb(327.76, 79.76, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, 97.40, -25.59)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88)

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" #d72c88 while the second is the "compliment" #2bd678.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d72c88 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2bd678.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88)

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 Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88)

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.

Lighter variations of #d72c88

Lighter shades of #d72c88 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #d72c88

Darker shades of #d72c88 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88)'s Tones

Tones of #d72c88 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88) 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 #d72c88 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d72c88 → #2bd678
#d72c88 → #e36bab
#d72c88 → #ffffff
#d72c88 → #d62b33
#d72c88 → #811a51
#d72c88 → #cd2bd6

Faux-Deep cerise (#d72c88) in different environments

Seeing #d72c88 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 #d72c88 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#d72c88 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.

#d72c88might 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.

#d72c88 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d72c88. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d72c88 in coding

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 #d72c88
Java new Color(215, 44, 136);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 215, 44, 136);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:215 green:44 blue:136 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(215f, 44f, 136f);
Swift UIColor(red:215, green:44, blue:136, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $882cd7
Python Color('#d72c88')

Base Conversions of hex color #d72c88

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d72c88. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14101640 while the individual RGB conversions are: 215, 44, 136.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010111 00101100 10001000
Hex d7 2c 88
Octal 327 54 210
Decimal 215 44 136

Icons incorporating the color #d72c88

If you're considering using #d72c88 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d72c88 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d72c88 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 #d72c88 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d72c88 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d72c88 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d72c88 background.
This text is hex color #d72c88 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d72c88 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d72c88 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d72c88 and white (#ffffff) background.