Faux-Lust (#e11b22) color information

The hexidecimal color, #e11b22, should not to be confused with "Lust" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "generic red". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lust (#e11b22), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: generally strong emotions, their physical self and being, impulsion, technology, and passion. Shades of "generic red". typically aren't associated with energy. RE/MAX, Sony, and Roo Kids are the companies in our database using this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Lust (#e11b22)

#e11b22 is made up of (225, 27, 34) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 88.00, 84.89, 11.76) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14752546 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc3333. White should be used ontop of #e11b22 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e11b22. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e11b22 luma #86.97
Websafe hex #cc3333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(225, 27, 34) Adobe RGB (194.00, 31.00, 37.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(88%, 11%, 13%) Closest named color Lust
rgba rgba(225.0, 27.0, 34.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 69.67, 23.16)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 88.00, 84.89, 11.76) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 70.85, 50.39)
hsv hsv(358.44, 77.78, 49.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 86.94, 35.42)
hsb hsb(358.44, 87.50, 88.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 147.18, 30.46)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lust (#e11b22)

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" #e11b22 and the second color is called the "compliment" #1ce0d9.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lust (#e11b22)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #e11b22 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #1ce0d9.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lust (#e11b22)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Lust (#e11b22)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Lust (#e11b22)

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 #e11b22

When you combine pure white with this color, #e11b22, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #e11b22

Darker shades of #e11b22 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #e11b22

Tones are produced by blending #e11b22 with gray

Faux-Lust (#e11b22) 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 #e11b22 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e11b22 → #1ce0d9
#e11b22 → #ea5f64
#e11b22 → #ffffff
#e11b22 → #e0771c
#e11b22 → #871014
#e11b22 → #e01c84

How #e11b22 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #e11b22 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 #e11b22 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Lust (#e11b22)

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

#e11b22might 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.

#e11b22 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#e11b22. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Roo Kids
RE/MAX
Sony

#e11b22 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 #e11b22
Java new Color(225, 27, 34);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 225, 27, 34);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:225 green:27 blue:34 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(225f, 27f, 34f);
Swift UIColor(red:225, green:27, blue:34, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $221be1
Python Color('#e11b22')

Base Conversions of hex color #e11b22

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e11b22. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14752546 while the individual RGB conversions are: 225, 27, 34.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100001 00011011 00100010
Hex e1 1b 22
Octal 341 33 42
Decimal 225 27 34

Icons incorporating the color #e11b22

If you're considering using #e11b22 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #e11b22 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #e11b22 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 #e11b22 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e11b22 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e11b22 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e11b22 background.
This text is hex color #e11b22 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e11b22 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e11b22 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e11b22 and white (#ffffff) background.