Faux-Lava (#dd1321) color information

Hex color #dd1321 may be mistaken for "Lava" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "generic red". When people spot this color, Lava (#dd1321), in brand logos, they might associate it with an increased appetite, survival and tactical thinking, an increased heart rate, transportation and cars, and loud. This color isn't popular for finance and wealth. Meijer is a company using this color, according to our database.

#dd1321 Breakdown

#dd1321 is made up of (221, 19, 33) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 91.40, 85.07, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14488353 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc0033. White should be used ontop of #dd1321 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dd1321. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dd1321 luma #80.96
Websafe hex #cc0033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(221, 19, 33) Adobe RGB (191.00, 11.00, 39.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 7%, 13%) Closest named color Lava
rgba rgba(221.0, 19.0, 33.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (40.00, 71.59, 22.20)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 91.40, 85.07, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (46.97, 72.73, 48.17)
hsv hsv(355.50, 85.11, 47.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (46.97, 87.24, 33.52)
hsb hsb(355.50, 91.95, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (46.97, 149.62, 28.06)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lava (#dd1321)

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" #dd1321 and the second color is called the "compliment" #11ddcc.

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 #Faux-Lava (#dd1321)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #dd1321 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #11ddcc.

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-Lava (#dd1321)

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 Faux-Lava (#dd1321)

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-Lava (#dd1321)

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.

Lighter shades of #dd1321

Lighter shades of #dd1321 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Lava (#dd1321)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #dd1321 with black

Tones of #dd1321

When you combine pure gray with this color, #dd1321, tones are produced.

Gradients including #dd1321

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 #dd1321 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dd1321 → #11ddcc
#dd1321 → #e75963
#dd1321 → #ffffff
#dd1321 → #dd6611
#dd1321 → #840b13
#dd1321 → #dd1188

#dd1321 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #dd1321 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 #dd1321 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dd1321 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.

#dd1321might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #dd1321

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dd1321. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #dd1321

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 #dd1321
Java new Color(221, 19, 33);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 19, 33);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:19 blue:33 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 19f, 33f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:19, blue:33, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2113dd
Python Color('#dd1321')

Base Conversions of hex color #dd1321

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dd1321. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14488353 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 19, 33.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 00010011 00100001
Hex dd 13 21
Octal 335 23 41
Decimal 221 19 33

Icons incorporating the color #dd1321

If you're considering using #dd1321 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #dd1321 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dd1321 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 #dd1321 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dd1321 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dd1321 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dd1321 background.
This text is hex color #dd1321 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dd1321 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dd1321 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dd1321 and white (#ffffff) background.