Faux-Spanish red (#eb0027) color information

The hexidecimal color, #eb0027, is related to "Spanish red" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic red". When people from western culture see this color, Spanish red (#eb0027), used in branding, the following may come to mind: feelings of love and affection, survival and tactical thinking, impulsion, food and restaurants, and loud. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for energy. Gogo, OnePlus, and LOMO are the companies in our database using this color.

#eb0027 Breakdown

#eb0027 is made up of (235, 0, 39) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 83.40, 7.84) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15400999 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff0033. White should be used ontop of #eb0027 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #eb0027. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #eb0027 luma #74.67
Websafe hex #ff0033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(235, 0, 39) Adobe RGB (199.00, 31.00, 36.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(92%, 0%, 15%) Closest named color Spanish red
rgba rgba(235.0, 0.0, 39.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, 72.20, 24.09)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 83.40, 7.84) CIE-L*ab (49.50, 72.63, 52.52)
hsv hsv(350.22, 100.00, 46.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 89.63, 35.87)
hsb hsb(350.22, 100.00, 92.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, 152.28, 31.68)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Spanish red (#eb0027)

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" #eb0027 and the second color is called the "compliment" #00eac3.

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-Spanish red (#eb0027)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #eb0027 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #00eac3.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Spanish red (#eb0027)

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-Spanish red (#eb0027)

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-Spanish red (#eb0027)

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.

Faux-Spanish red (#eb0027)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #eb0027 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #eb0027

When you combine pure black with this color, #eb0027, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #eb0027

Tones are produced by blending #eb0027 with gray

#eb0027 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 #eb0027 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#eb0027 → #00eac3
#eb0027 → #f14c67
#eb0027 → #ffffff
#eb0027 → #ea4e00
#eb0027 → #8d0017
#eb0027 → #ea009c

How #eb0027 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #eb0027 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 #eb0027 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#eb0027 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.

#eb0027might 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-Spanish red (#eb0027)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#eb0027. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


#eb0027 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 #eb0027
Java new Color(235, 0, 39);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 235, 0, 39);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:235 green:0 blue:39 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(235f, 0f, 39f);
Swift UIColor(red:235, green:0, blue:39, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2700eb
Python Color('#eb0027')

Base Conversions of hex color #eb0027

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #eb0027. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15400999 while the individual RGB conversions are: 235, 0, 39.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101011 00000000 00100111
Hex eb 00 27
Octal 353 0 47
Decimal 235 0 39

#eb0027 Icons

If you're considering using #eb0027 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Spanish red (#eb0027) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #eb0027 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 #eb0027 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #eb0027 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #eb0027 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #eb0027 background.
This text is hex color #eb0027 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #eb0027 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #eb0027 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #eb0027 and white (#ffffff) background.