Faux-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123) color information

The hexidecimal color, #ed7123, greatly resembles "Vivid tangelo" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic orange". When people from western culture see this color, Vivid tangelo (#ed7123), used in designs, the following may come to mind: warmth, friendliness, creativity, technology, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing. University of Cambridge and Swarm are two brands that use this color.

#ed7123 Breakdown

#ed7123 is made up of (237, 113, 35) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 52.32, 85.23, 7.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15560995 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff6633. White should be used ontop of #ed7123 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ed7123. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ed7123 luma #141.15
Websafe hex #ff6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(237, 113, 35) Adobe RGB (210.00, 113.00, 44.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(93%, 44%, 14%) Closest named color Vivid tangelo
rgba rgba(237.0, 113.0, 35.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (54.77, 41.34, 31.10)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 52.32, 85.23, 7.06) CIE-L*ab (61.65, 43.07, 62.27)
hsv hsv(22.78, 84.95, 53.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (61.65, 75.71, 55.33)
hsb hsb(22.78, 84.95, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (61.65, 101.21, 52.31)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123)

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" #ed7123 and the second color is called the "compliment" #23a3ed.

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-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ed7123 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #23a3ed.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123)

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-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123)

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-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123)

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-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #ed7123 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #ed7123

When you combine pure black with this color, #ed7123, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #ed7123

Tones are produced by blending #ed7123 with gray

#ed7123 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 #ed7123 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ed7123 → #23a3ed
#ed7123 → #f29b65
#ed7123 → #ffffff
#ed7123 → #edd223
#ed7123 → #8e4315
#ed7123 → #ed233e

How #ed7123 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ed7123 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 #ed7123 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ed7123 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.

#ed7123might 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-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ed7123. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#ed7123 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 #ed7123
Java new Color(237, 113, 35);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 237, 113, 35);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:237 green:113 blue:35 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(237f, 113f, 35f);
Swift UIColor(red:237, green:113, blue:35, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2371ed
Python Color('#ed7123')

Base Conversions of hex color #ed7123

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ed7123. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15560995 while the individual RGB conversions are: 237, 113, 35.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101101 01110001 00100011
Hex ed 71 23
Octal 355 161 43
Decimal 237 113 35

#ed7123 Icons

If you're considering using #ed7123 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Vivid tangelo (#ed7123) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ed7123 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 #ed7123 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ed7123 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ed7123 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ed7123 background.
This text is hex color #ed7123 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ed7123 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ed7123 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ed7123 and white (#ffffff) background.