Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f) color information

Hex color #dd8a4f may be mistaken for "Jasper orange" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "light brown". When people spot this color, Jasper orange (#dd8a4f), in media, they might associate it with simplicity, serious, something stand-out, clothing, and longevity. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel.

Breakdown of Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)

#dd8a4f is made up of (221, 138, 79) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 37.56, 64.25, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14518863 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc9966. White should be used ontop of #dd8a4f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #dd8a4f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #dd8a4f luma #156.01
Websafe hex #cc9966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(221, 138, 79) Adobe RGB (203.00, 135.00, 84.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(87%, 54%, 31%) Closest named color Jasper orange
rgba rgba(221.0, 138.0, 79.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (58.31, 27.01, 26.42)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 37.56, 64.25, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (64.96, 28.81, 43.70)
hsv hsv(24.64, 68.29, 59.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (64.96, 52.34, 56.60)
hsb hsb(24.64, 64.37, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (64.96, 68.87, 44.72)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)

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" #dd8a4f while the second is the "compliment" #4fa4dd.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #dd8a4f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4fa4dd.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)

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-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)

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-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)

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.

Lighter variations of #dd8a4f

When you combine pure white with this color, #dd8a4f, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #dd8a4f

Darker shades of #dd8a4f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #dd8a4f with gray

Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f) 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 #dd8a4f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#dd8a4f → #4fa4dd
#dd8a4f → #e7ad83
#dd8a4f → #ffffff
#dd8a4f → #ddcf4f
#dd8a4f → #84522f
#dd8a4f → #dd4f5d

How #dd8a4f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #dd8a4f 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 #dd8a4f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f)

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#dd8a4fmight 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.

#dd8a4f 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#dd8a4f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#dd8a4f 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 #dd8a4f
Java new Color(221, 138, 79);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 221, 138, 79);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:221 green:138 blue:79 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(221f, 138f, 79f);
Swift UIColor(red:221, green:138, blue:79, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4f8add
Python Color('#dd8a4f')

Base Conversions of hex color #dd8a4f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #dd8a4f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14518863 while the individual RGB conversions are: 221, 138, 79.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11011101 10001010 01001111
Hex dd 8a 4f
Octal 335 212 117
Decimal 221 138 79

#dd8a4f Icons

If you're considering using #dd8a4f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Jasper orange (#dd8a4f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #dd8a4f 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 #dd8a4f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #dd8a4f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
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This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #dd8a4f background.
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This text is hex color #dd8a4f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #dd8a4f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #dd8a4f and white (#ffffff) background.