Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520) color information

Hex color #f37520 greatly resembles "Vivid tangelo" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "generic orange". When people from western culture see this color, Vivid tangelo (#f37520), used in branding, they might associate it with warmth, having confidence, pleasure, technology, and health care. This color isn't popular for travel. Aetna, Walgreens, and Walmart are three companies using this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520)

#f37520 is made up of (243, 117, 32) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 51.85, 86.83, 4.71) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 15955232 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff6633. White should be used ontop of #f37520 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f37520. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f37520 luma #144.95
Websafe hex #ff6633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(243, 117, 32) Adobe RGB (214.00, 119.00, 42.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(95%, 46%, 13%) Closest named color Vivid tangelo
rgba rgba(243.0, 117.0, 32.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, 40.34, 32.48)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 51.85, 86.83, 4.71) CIE-L*ab (63.34, 41.84, 65.18)
hsv hsv(24.15, 89.13, 54.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 77.45, 57.30)
hsb hsb(24.15, 86.32, 95.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, 100.35, 55.15)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520)

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" #f37520 while the second is the "compliment" #219ef2.

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 (#f37520)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f37520 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #219ef2.

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 (#f37520)

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 (#f37520)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520)

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.

Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #f37520, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #f37520, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f37520, tones are produced.

#f37520 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 #f37520 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f37520 → #219ef2
#f37520 → #f69e62
#f37520 → #ffffff
#f37520 → #f2dd21
#f37520 → #914613
#f37520 → #f22136

#f37520 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f37520 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 #f37520 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Vivid tangelo (#f37520)

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

#f37520might 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 (#f37520)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f37520. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Aetna
Walgreens
Walmart
Trustpilot

#f37520 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 #f37520
Java new Color(243, 117, 32);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 243, 117, 32);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:243 green:117 blue:32 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(243f, 117f, 32f);
Swift UIColor(red:243, green:117, blue:32, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2075f3
Python Color('#f37520')

Base Conversions of hex color #f37520

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f37520. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 15955232 while the individual RGB conversions are: 243, 117, 32.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110011 01110101 00100000
Hex f3 75 20
Octal 363 165 40
Decimal 243 117 32

Icons incorporating the color #f37520

If you're considering using #f37520 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f37520 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #f37520 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 #f37520 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f37520 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f37520 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f37520 background.
This text is hex color #f37520 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f37520 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f37520 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f37520 and white (#ffffff) background.