Carrot orange (#ed9121) color information

The hexidecimal color, #ed9121, can simply be referred to as "Carrot orange". The color is categorized as "generic orange". When people spot this color, Carrot orange (#ed9121), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Shades of "generic orange". typically aren't associated with finance and wealth. More4, Creative Commons, and Realex Payments are three companies making use of this color.

Breakdown of Carrot orange (#ed9121)

#ed9121 is made up of (237, 145, 33) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 38.82, 86.08, 7.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15569185 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9933. White should be used ontop of #ed9121 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ed9121. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ed9121 luma #159.71
Websafe hex #ff9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(237, 145, 33) Adobe RGB (214.00, 143.00, 45.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(93%, 57%, 13%) Closest named color Carrot orange
rgba rgba(237.0, 145.0, 33.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (61.64, 26.13, 35.33)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 38.82, 86.08, 7.06) CIE-L*ab (68.02, 27.54, 68.76)
hsv hsv(33.00, 85.11, 53.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (68.02, 74.07, 68.17)
hsb hsb(33.00, 86.02, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (68.02, 76.51, 63.62)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Carrot orange (#ed9121)

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" #ed9121 while the second is the "compliment" #217ced.

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

Split Compliments of #Carrot orange (#ed9121)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ed9121 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #217ced.

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

Triadic Colors of Carrot orange (#ed9121)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Carrot orange (#ed9121)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Carrot orange (#ed9121)

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.

Lighter shades of #ed9121

When you combine pure white with this color, #ed9121, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #ed9121

Darker shades are produced by blending #ed9121 with black

Carrot orange (#ed9121)'s Tones

Tones of #ed9121 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #ed9121

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 #ed9121 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ed9121 → #217ced
#ed9121 → #f2b263
#ed9121 → #ffffff
#ed9121 → #e2ed21
#ed9121 → #8e5713
#ed9121 → #ed2b21

Carrot orange (#ed9121) in different environments

Seeing #ed9121 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 #ed9121 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Carrot orange (#ed9121)

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

#ed9121might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #ed9121

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ed9121. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Realex Payments
More4
Creative Commons

Programming Language Syntax for #ed9121

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 #ed9121
Java new Color(237, 145, 33);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 237, 145, 33);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:237 green:145 blue:33 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(237f, 145f, 33f);
Swift UIColor(red:237, green:145, blue:33, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2191ed
Python Color('#ed9121')

Base Conversions of hex color #ed9121

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ed9121. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15569185 while the individual RGB conversions are: 237, 145, 33.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11101101 10010001 00100001
Hex ed 91 21
Octal 355 221 41
Decimal 237 145 33

Icons incorporating the color #ed9121

If you're considering using #ed9121 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ed9121 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ed9121 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 #ed9121 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ed9121 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ed9121 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ed9121 background.
This text is hex color #ed9121 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ed9121 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ed9121 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ed9121 and white (#ffffff) background.