Faux-Spanish red (#ed002f) color information

Hex color #ed002f is very close to "Spanish red" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "generic red". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Spanish red (#ed002f), in designs, they might associate it with generally strong emotions, safety and comfort, an increased heart rate, technology, and anger. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth. DOW is a company using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of #ed002f

#ed002f is made up of (237, 0, 47) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 100.00, 80.17, 7.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15532079 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff0033. White should be used ontop of #ed002f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ed002f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ed002f luma #76.17
Websafe hex #ff0033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(237, 0, 47) Adobe RGB (202.00, 4.00, 47.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(93%, 0%, 18%) Closest named color Spanish red
rgba rgba(237.0, 0.0, 47.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, 76.47, 22.64)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 100.00, 80.17, 7.06) CIE-L*ab (49.50, 76.07, 46.44)
hsv hsv(348.39, 100.00, 46.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 89.13, 31.40)
hsb hsb(348.39, 100.00, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, 156.87, 27.48)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Spanish red (#ed002f)

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" #ed002f and the second color is called the "compliment" #00edbd.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Spanish red (#ed002f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ed002f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #00edbd.

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-Spanish red (#ed002f)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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-Spanish red (#ed002f)

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-Spanish red (#ed002f)

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 #ed002f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #ed002f with white

Faux-Spanish red (#ed002f)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #ed002f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #ed002f

When you combine pure gray with this color, #ed002f, tones are produced.

Faux-Spanish red (#ed002f) 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 #ed002f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ed002f → #00edbd
#ed002f → #f24c6d
#ed002f → #ffffff
#ed002f → #ed4700
#ed002f → #8e001c
#ed002f → #ed00a6

#ed002f in different lighting conditions

Seeing #ed002f 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 #ed002f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #ed002f

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

#ed002fmight 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.

#ed002f 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#ed002f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#ed002f 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 #ed002f
Java new Color(237, 0, 47);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 237, 0, 47);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:237 green:0 blue:47 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(237f, 0f, 47f);
Swift UIColor(red:237, green:0, blue:47, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2f00ed
Python Color('#ed002f')

Base Conversions of hex color #ed002f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ed002f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15532079 while the individual RGB conversions are: 237, 0, 47.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101101 00000000 00101111
Hex ed 00 2f
Octal 355 0 57
Decimal 237 0 47

#ed002f Icons

If you're considering using #ed002f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Spanish red (#ed002f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ed002f 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 #ed002f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ed002f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ed002f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ed002f background.
This text is hex color #ed002f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ed002f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ed002f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ed002f and white (#ffffff) background.