Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81) color information

#dd1e81 is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "Vivid cerise" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Vivid cerise (#dd1e81), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: warmth, youth, pretty, limiting, and the home. Colors labeled as "dark pink" are rarely tied to finance.

#dd1e81 Breakdown

#dd1e81 is made up of (221, 30, 129) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 86.43, 41.63, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14491265 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3399. White should be used ontop of #dd1e81 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dd1e81. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dd1e81 luma #98.27
Websafe hex #cc3399 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(221, 30, 129) Adobe RGB (192.00, 28.00, 127.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 12%, 51%) Closest named color Vivid cerise
rgba rgba(221.0, 30.0, 129.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, 76.47, -4.94)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 86.43, 41.63, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (49.50, 76.07, -6.19)
hsv hsv(328.80, 75.76, 49.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 76.32, 355.35)
hsb hsb(328.80, 86.21, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, 113.56, -22.64)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81)

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" #dd1e81 and the second color is called the "compliment" #1edd77.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dd1e81 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #1edd77.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter variations of #dd1e81

Lighter shades of #dd1e81 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #dd1e81

Darker shades of #dd1e81 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #dd1e81

Tones of #dd1e81 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81) 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 #dd1e81 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dd1e81 → #1edd77
#dd1e81 → #e761a6
#dd1e81 → #ffffff
#dd1e81 → #dd1e24
#dd1e81 → #84124d
#dd1e81 → #d71edd

Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81) in different environments

Seeing #dd1e81 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 #dd1e81 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dd1e81 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.

#dd1e81might 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.

#dd1e81 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#dd1e81. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#dd1e81 in coding

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 #dd1e81
Java new Color(221, 30, 129);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 30, 129);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:30 blue:129 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 30f, 129f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:30, blue:129, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $811edd
Python Color('#dd1e81')

Base Conversions of hex color #dd1e81

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dd1e81. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14491265 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 30, 129.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 00011110 10000001
Hex dd 1e 81
Octal 335 36 201
Decimal 221 30 129

#dd1e81 Icons

If you're considering using #dd1e81 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Vivid cerise (#dd1e81) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dd1e81 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 #dd1e81 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dd1e81 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dd1e81 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dd1e81 background.
This text is hex color #dd1e81 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dd1e81 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dd1e81 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dd1e81 and white (#ffffff) background.