Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f) color information

Hex color #d8264f looks similar to "Rusty red" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Rusty red (#d8264f), used in media, they might associate it with something sweet, being nurtured, fun and playful, women, and energy. Shades of "dark pink". typically aren't associated with technology.

Breakdown of Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f)

#d8264f is made up of (216, 38, 79) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 82.41, 63.43, 15.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14165583 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3366. White should be used ontop of #d8264f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d8264f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d8264f luma #95.82
Websafe hex #cc3366 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(216, 38, 79) Adobe RGB (187.00, 45.00, 79.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(85%, 15%, 31%) Closest named color Rusty red
rgba rgba(216.0, 38.0, 79.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 65.28, 14.20)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 82.41, 63.43, 15.29) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 67.19, 23.67)
hsv hsv(346.29, 70.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 71.24, 19.41)
hsb hsb(346.29, 82.35, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 124.43, 12.85)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f)

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" #d8264f while the second is the "compliment" #26d8af.

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-Rusty red (#d8264f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d8264f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #26d8af.

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-Rusty red (#d8264f)

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-Rusty red (#d8264f)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f)

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.

Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #d8264f, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #d8264f, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #d8264f, tones are produced.

#d8264f 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 #d8264f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d8264f → #26d8af
#d8264f → #e36783
#d8264f → #ffffff
#d8264f → #d85526
#d8264f → #81162f
#d8264f → #d826a9

#d8264f in different lighting conditions

Seeing #d8264f 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 #d8264f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Rusty red (#d8264f)

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

#d8264fmight 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-Rusty red (#d8264f)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d8264f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#d8264f 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 #d8264f
Java new Color(216, 38, 79);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 216, 38, 79);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:216 green:38 blue:79 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(216f, 38f, 79f);
Swift UIColor(red:216, green:38, blue:79, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4f26d8
Python Color('#d8264f')

Base Conversions of hex color #d8264f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d8264f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14165583 while the individual RGB conversions are: 216, 38, 79.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011000 00100110 01001111
Hex d8 26 4f
Octal 330 46 117
Decimal 216 38 79

Icons incorporating the color #d8264f

If you're considering using #d8264f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d8264f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #d8264f 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 #d8264f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d8264f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d8264f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d8264f background.
This text is hex color #d8264f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d8264f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d8264f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d8264f and white (#ffffff) background.