Faux-Dogwood rose (#dd1172) color information

#dd1172 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 (#dd1172), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. Colors labeled as "dark pink" are rarely tied to finance.

#dd1172 Breakdown

#dd1172 is made up of (221, 17, 114) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 92.31, 48.42, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14487922 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0066. White should be used ontop of #dd1172 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dd1172. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dd1172 luma #88.94
Websafe hex #cc0066 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(221, 17, 114) Adobe RGB (189.00, 26.00, 113.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 7%, 45%) Closest named color Dogwood rose
rgba rgba(221.0, 17.0, 114.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 74.07, 0.76)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 92.31, 48.42, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 74.44, 1.03)
hsv hsv(331.50, 85.11, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 74.45, 0.79)
hsb hsb(331.50, 91.95, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 118.03, -13.15)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dogwood rose (#dd1172)

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" #dd1172 while the second is the "compliment" #11dd7b.

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 (#dd1172)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dd1172 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #11dd7b.

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 (#dd1172)

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 (#dd1172)

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 (#dd1172)

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 (#dd1172)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #dd1172 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #dd1172

When you combine pure black with this color, #dd1172, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Dogwood rose (#dd1172)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #dd1172 with gray

#dd1172 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 #dd1172 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dd1172 → #11dd7b
#dd1172 → #e7589c
#dd1172 → #ffffff
#dd1172 → #dd1511
#dd1172 → #840a44
#dd1172 → #dd11da

How #dd1172 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #dd1172 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 #dd1172 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dd1172 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.

#dd1172might 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 (#dd1172)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dd1172. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#dd1172 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 #dd1172
Java new Color(221, 17, 114);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 17, 114);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:17 blue:114 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 17f, 114f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:17, blue:114, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7211dd
Python Color('#dd1172')

Base Conversions of hex color #dd1172

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dd1172. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14487922 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 17, 114.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 00010001 01110010
Hex dd 11 72
Octal 335 21 162
Decimal 221 17 114

#dd1172 Icons

If you're considering using #dd1172 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dogwood rose (#dd1172) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dd1172 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 #dd1172 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dd1172 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dd1172 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dd1172 background.
This text is hex color #dd1172 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dd1172 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dd1172 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dd1172 and white (#ffffff) background.