Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400) color information

#da6400 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Spanish orange" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark orange". When people spot this color, Spanish orange (#da6400), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth.

#da6400 Breakdown

#da6400 is made up of (218, 100, 0) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 54.13, 100.00, 14.51) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14312448 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6600. White should be used ontop of #da6400 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #da6400. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #da6400 luma #123.88
Websafe hex #cc6600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(218, 100, 0) Adobe RGB (191.00, 101.00, 26.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(85%, 39%, 0%) Closest named color Spanish orange
rgba rgba(218.0, 100.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (48.99, 37.71, 29.07)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 54.13, 100.00, 14.51) CIE-L*ab (56.09, 40.70, 63.88)
hsv hsv(27.53, 100.00, 42.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (56.09, 75.74, 57.50)
hsb hsb(27.53, 100.00, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (56.09, 95.17, 50.29)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400)

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" #da6400 while the second is the "compliment" #0077d8.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #da6400 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0077d8.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400)

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 Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400)

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.

Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #da6400 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #da6400

When you combine pure black with this color, #da6400, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #da6400 with gray

#da6400 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 #da6400 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#da6400 → #0077d8
#da6400 → #e5924c
#da6400 → #ffffff
#da6400 → #d8cd00
#da6400 → #823c00
#da6400 → #d8000a

How #da6400 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #da6400 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 #da6400 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#da6400 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.

#da6400might 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-Spanish orange (#da6400)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#da6400. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#da6400 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 #da6400
Java new Color(218, 100, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 218, 100, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:218 green:100 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(218f, 100f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:218, green:100, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0064da
Python Color('#da6400')

Base Conversions of hex color #da6400

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #da6400. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14312448 while the individual RGB conversions are: 218, 100, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011010 01100100 00000000
Hex da 64 00
Octal 332 144 0
Decimal 218 100 0

#da6400 Icons

If you're considering using #da6400 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Spanish orange (#da6400) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #da6400 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 #da6400 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #da6400 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #da6400 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #da6400 background.
This text is hex color #da6400 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #da6400 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #da6400 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #da6400 and white (#ffffff) background.