Faux-Dogwood rose (#dc136e) color information

#dc136e is the hex color code that is a variation of "Dogwood rose" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Dogwood rose (#dc136e), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

#dc136e Breakdown

#dc136e is made up of (220, 19, 110) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 91.36, 50.00, 13.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14422894 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0066. White should be used ontop of #dc136e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dc136e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dc136e luma #89.36
Websafe hex #cc0066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(220, 19, 110) Adobe RGB (186.00, 38.00, 107.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(86%, 7%, 43%) Closest named color Dogwood rose
rgba rgba(220.0, 19.0, 110.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 69.67, 3.75)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 91.36, 50.00, 13.73) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 70.85, 5.25)
hsv hsv(332.66, 84.95, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 71.04, 4.24)
hsb hsb(332.66, 91.86, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 115.59, -7.29)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)

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" #dc136e while the second is the "compliment" #11db7d.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dc136e is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #11db7d.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)

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-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)

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-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)

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-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #dc136e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #dc136e

When you combine pure black with this color, #dc136e, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #dc136e with gray

#dc136e 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 #dc136e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dc136e → #11db7d
#dc136e → #e65999
#dc136e → #ffffff
#dc136e → #db1811
#dc136e → #840b42
#dc136e → #db11d4

How #dc136e looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #dc136e 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 #dc136e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dc136e 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.

#dc136emight 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-Dogwood rose (#dc136e)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dc136e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#dc136e 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 #dc136e
Java new Color(220, 19, 110);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 220, 19, 110);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:220 green:19 blue:110 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(220f, 19f, 110f);
Swift UIColor(red:220, green:19, blue:110, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6e13dc
Python Color('#dc136e')

Base Conversions of hex color #dc136e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dc136e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14422894 while the individual RGB conversions are: 220, 19, 110.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011100 00010011 01101110
Hex dc 13 6e
Octal 334 23 156
Decimal 220 19 110

#dc136e Icons

If you're considering using #dc136e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dogwood rose (#dc136e) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dc136e 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 #dc136e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dc136e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dc136e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dc136e background.
This text is hex color #dc136e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dc136e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dc136e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dc136e and white (#ffffff) background.