Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e) color information

Hex color #e87d1e is very close to "Vivid tangelo" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "generic orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e), in branding, they might associate it with excitement and enthusiasm, being encouraged to participate, pleasure, playgrounds or fun environments, and technology. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel. Novartis and Montclair State University are a couple of companies using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of #e87d1e

#e87d1e is made up of (232, 125, 30) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 46.12, 87.07, 9.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15236382 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff6633. White should be used ontop of #e87d1e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #e87d1e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #e87d1e luma #146.13
Websafe hex #ff6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(232, 125, 30) Adobe RGB (208.00, 124.00, 41.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(91%, 49%, 12%) Closest named color Vivid tangelo
rgba rgba(232.0, 125.0, 30.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, 33.93, 32.48)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 46.12, 87.07, 9.02) CIE-L*ab (63.34, 35.80, 65.18)
hsv hsv(28.10, 81.44, 51.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 74.36, 61.22)
hsb hsb(28.10, 86.81, 91.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, 89.04, 56.80)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

Stock Photos

Seeing a variation of this color used in photos may be of value. Please note that 2020 Colors is an affiliate of Shutterstock and will receive a percentage of any sales made through this website.

Powered by Shutterstock

Join the Shutterstock Affiliate program using our invite

Compliments of #Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e)

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" #e87d1e while the second is the "compliment" #1e8ae8.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #e87d1e is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #1e8ae8.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #e87d1e

Lighter shades are produced by blending #e87d1e with white

Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #e87d1e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #e87d1e, tones are produced.

Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e) 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 #e87d1e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#e87d1e → #1e8ae8
#e87d1e → #eea461
#e87d1e → #ffffff
#e87d1e → #e8e11e
#e87d1e → #8b4b12
#e87d1e → #e81e25

#e87d1e in different lighting conditions

Seeing #e87d1e 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 #e87d1e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #e87d1e

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

#e87d1emight 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.

#e87d1e 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#e87d1e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Novartis
Montclair State University

#e87d1e 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 #e87d1e
Java new Color(232, 125, 30);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 232, 125, 30);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:232 green:125 blue:30 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(232f, 125f, 30f);
Swift UIColor(red:232, green:125, blue:30, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1e7de8
Python Color('#e87d1e')

Base Conversions of hex color #e87d1e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #e87d1e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15236382 while the individual RGB conversions are: 232, 125, 30.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101000 01111101 00011110
Hex e8 7d 1e
Octal 350 175 36
Decimal 232 125 30

#e87d1e Icons

If you're considering using #e87d1e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Vivid tangelo (#e87d1e) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #e87d1e 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 #e87d1e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #e87d1e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #e87d1e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #e87d1e background.
This text is hex color #e87d1e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #e87d1e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #e87d1e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #e87d1e and white (#ffffff) background.