Metallic orange (#da680f) color information

Hex color #da680f is commonly known by the name "Metallic orange". It's labeled as "dark orange". When people from western culture see this color, Metallic orange (#da680f), used in brand logos, they might associate it with warmth, having confidence, pleasure, technology, and health care. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel.

Breakdown of Metallic orange (#da680f)

#da680f is made up of (218, 104, 15) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 52.29, 93.12, 14.51) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14313487 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6600. White should be used ontop of #da680f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #da680f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #da680f luma #127.93
Websafe hex #cc6600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(218, 104, 15) Adobe RGB (193.00, 105.00, 24.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(85%, 41%, 6%) Closest named color Metallic orange
rgba rgba(218.0, 104.0, 15.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.00, 37.13, 29.83)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 52.29, 93.12, 14.51) CIE-L*ab (57.08, 39.96, 65.59)
hsv hsv(26.58, 86.81, 45.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (57.08, 76.80, 58.65)
hsb hsb(26.58, 92.94, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (57.08, 94.62, 51.90)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Metallic orange (#da680f)

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" #da680f and the second color is called the "compliment" #0f81d8.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Metallic orange (#da680f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #da680f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0f81d8.

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 Metallic orange (#da680f)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 Metallic orange (#da680f)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Metallic orange (#da680f)

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.

Metallic orange (#da680f)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #da680f, lighter shades are produced.

Metallic orange (#da680f)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #da680f, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #da680f

When you combine pure gray with this color, #da680f, tones are produced.

#da680f 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 #da680f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#da680f → #0f81d8
#da680f → #e59557
#da680f → #ffffff
#da680f → #d8cb0f
#da680f → #823e09
#da680f → #d80f1c

#da680f in different lighting conditions

Seeing #da680f 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 #da680f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Metallic orange (#da680f)

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

#da680fmight 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 Metallic orange (#da680f)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#da680f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#da680f 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 #da680f
Java new Color(218, 104, 15);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 218, 104, 15);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:218 green:104 blue:15 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(218f, 104f, 15f);
Swift UIColor(red:218, green:104, blue:15, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0f68da
Python Color('#da680f')

Base Conversions of hex color #da680f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #da680f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14313487 while the individual RGB conversions are: 218, 104, 15.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011010 01101000 00001111
Hex da 68 0f
Octal 332 150 17
Decimal 218 104 15

#da680f Icons

If you're considering using #da680f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Metallic orange (#da680f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #da680f 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 #da680f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #da680f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #da680f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #da680f background.
This text is hex color #da680f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #da680f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #da680f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #da680f and white (#ffffff) background.