Faux-Fulvous (#dd7500) color information

#dd7500 is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "Fulvous" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Fulvous (#dd7500), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: excitement and enthusiasm, friendliness, being centrally-located, playgrounds or fun environments, and the home. Colors labeled as "generic orange" are rarely tied to finance and wealth. World Organisation of the Scout Movement uses this color in their branding.

#dd7500 Breakdown

#dd7500 is made up of (221, 117, 0) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 47.06, 100.00, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14513408 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6600. White should be used ontop of #dd7500 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dd7500. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dd7500 luma #134.76
Websafe hex #cc6600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(221, 117, 0) Adobe RGB (196.00, 116.00, 35.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 46%, 0%) Closest named color Fulvous
rgba rgba(221.0, 117.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (52.92, 32.17, 30.82)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 47.06, 100.00, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (59.89, 34.66, 64.36)
hsv hsv(31.72, 100.00, 43.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (59.89, 73.10, 61.70)
hsb hsb(31.72, 100.00, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (59.89, 85.53, 54.60)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Fulvous (#dd7500)

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" #dd7500 and the second color is called the "compliment" #006bdd.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Fulvous (#dd7500)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dd7500 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #006bdd.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Fulvous (#dd7500)

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-Fulvous (#dd7500)

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-Fulvous (#dd7500)

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 #dd7500

Lighter shades of #dd7500 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #dd7500

Darker shades of #dd7500 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #dd7500

Tones of #dd7500 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Fulvous (#dd7500) 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 #dd7500 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dd7500 → #006bdd
#dd7500 → #e79e4c
#dd7500 → #ffffff
#dd7500 → #dadd00
#dd7500 → #844600
#dd7500 → #dd0300

Faux-Fulvous (#dd7500) in different environments

Seeing #dd7500 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 #dd7500 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#dd7500 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.

#dd7500might 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.

#dd7500 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#dd7500. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

World Organisation of the Scout Movement

#dd7500 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 #dd7500
Java new Color(221, 117, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 117, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:117 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 117f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:117, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0075dd
Python Color('#dd7500')

Base Conversions of hex color #dd7500

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dd7500. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14513408 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 117, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 01110101 00000000
Hex dd 75 00
Octal 335 165 0
Decimal 221 117 0

#dd7500 Icons

If you're considering using #dd7500 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Fulvous (#dd7500) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dd7500 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 #dd7500 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dd7500 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #dd7500 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dd7500 background.
This text is hex color #dd7500 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #dd7500 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dd7500 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dd7500 and white (#ffffff) background.