Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96) color information

The hexidecimal color, #e25c96, is very close to "Raspberry pink" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light red". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Raspberry pink (#e25c96), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: generally strong emotions, their physical self and being, impulsion, technology, and passion. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for energy.

Breakdown of #e25c96

#e25c96 is made up of (226, 92, 150) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 59.29, 33.63, 11.37) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 14834838 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6699. White should be used ontop of #e25c96 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e25c96. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e25c96 luma #138.53
Websafe hex #cc6699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(226, 92, 150) Adobe RGB (199.00, 91.00, 147.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(89%, 36%, 59%) Closest named color Raspberry pink
rgba rgba(226.0, 92.0, 150.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.99, 57.92, -4.46)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 59.29, 33.63, 11.37) CIE-L*ab (58.04, 58.67, -5.32)
hsv hsv(333.96, 70.67, 62.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.04, 58.91, 354.82)
hsb hsb(333.96, 59.55, 89.00) CIE-L*uv (58.04, 85.52, -18.34)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96)

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" #e25c96 and the second color is called the "compliment" #5be2a6.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e25c96 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #5be2a6.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96)

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-Raspberry pink (#e25c96)

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-Raspberry pink (#e25c96)

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.

Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #e25c96 with white

Darker variations of #e25c96

When you combine pure black with this color, #e25c96, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #e25c96

Tones of #e25c96 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#e25c96 in 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 #e25c96 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e25c96 → #5be2a6
#e25c96 → #ea8cb5
#e25c96 → #ffffff
#e25c96 → #e2625b
#e25c96 → #87375a
#e25c96 → #e25bdc

Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96) in different environments

Seeing #e25c96 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 #e25c96 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #e25c96

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

#e25c96might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#e25c96. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#e25c96 in programming

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 #e25c96
Java new Color(226, 92, 150);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 226, 92, 150);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:226 green:92 blue:150 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(226f, 92f, 150f);
Swift UIColor(red:226, green:92, blue:150, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $965ce2
Python Color('#e25c96')

Base Conversions of hex color #e25c96

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e25c96. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 14834838 while the individual RGB conversions are: 226, 92, 150.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11100010 01011100 10010110
Hex e2 5c 96
Octal 342 134 226
Decimal 226 92 150

#e25c96 Icons

If you're considering using #e25c96 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Raspberry pink (#e25c96) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #e25c96 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 #e25c96 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e25c96 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e25c96 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e25c96 background.
This text is hex color #e25c96 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e25c96 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e25c96 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e25c96 and white (#ffffff) background.