Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a) color information

#dd4f5a is the hex color code that is very close to "Briquette" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "light red". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Briquette (#dd4f5a), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: generally strong emotions, survival and tactical thinking, a sense of urgency, technology, and loud. This color isn't popular for travel.

#dd4f5a Breakdown

#dd4f5a is made up of (221, 79, 90) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 64.25, 59.28, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14503770 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6666. White should be used ontop of #dd4f5a to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dd4f5a. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dd4f5a luma #122.62
Websafe hex #cc6666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(221, 79, 90) Adobe RGB (194.00, 80.00, 90.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 31%, 35%) Closest named color Briquette
rgba rgba(221.0, 79.0, 90.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (46.90, 54.47, 15.69)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 64.25, 59.28, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (54.03, 56.54, 24.85)
hsv hsv(355.71, 68.29, 59.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (54.03, 61.76, 23.73)
hsb hsb(355.71, 64.37, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (54.03, 106.26, 17.86)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a)

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" #dd4f5a while the second is the "compliment" #4fddd1.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #dd4f5a is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #4fddd1.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a)

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 #dd4f5a

Lighter shades of #dd4f5a can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #dd4f5a

Darker shades of #dd4f5a can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a)'s Tones

Tones of #dd4f5a can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a) 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 #dd4f5a as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dd4f5a → #4fddd1
#dd4f5a → #e7838b
#dd4f5a → #ffffff
#dd4f5a → #dd8a4f
#dd4f5a → #842f36
#dd4f5a → #dd4fa2

Faux-Briquette (#dd4f5a) in different environments

Seeing #dd4f5a 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 #dd4f5a could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dd4f5a 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.

#dd4f5amight 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.

#dd4f5a 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#dd4f5a. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#dd4f5a 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 #dd4f5a
Java new Color(221, 79, 90);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 79, 90);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:79 blue:90 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 79f, 90f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:79, blue:90, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $5a4fdd
Python Color('#dd4f5a')

Base Conversions of hex color #dd4f5a

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dd4f5a. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14503770 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 79, 90.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 01001111 01011010
Hex dd 4f 5a
Octal 335 117 132
Decimal 221 79 90

Icons incorporating the color #dd4f5a

If you're considering using #dd4f5a in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #dd4f5a on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dd4f5a 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 #dd4f5a on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dd4f5a on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dd4f5a background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dd4f5a background.
This text is hex color #dd4f5a on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dd4f5a on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dd4f5a and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dd4f5a and white (#ffffff) background.