[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045) color information

Hex color #f4a045 is commonly known by the name "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange". It's labeled as "light red". When people from western culture see this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045), used in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with feelings of love and affection, their physical self and being, an increased heart rate, food and restaurants, and passion. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth. Joomla! is a company using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

#f4a045 is made up of (244, 160, 69) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 34.43, 71.72, 4.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16031813 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9933. White should be used ontop of #f4a045 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f4a045. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f4a045 luma #174.67
Websafe hex #ff9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(244, 160, 69) Adobe RGB (223.00, 159.00, 79.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(96%, 63%, 27%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange
rgba rgba(244.0, 160.0, 69.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (67.08, 22.24, 33.96)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 34.43, 71.72, 4.31) CIE-L*ab (72.89, 23.15, 57.37)
hsv hsv(31.30, 89.61, 61.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (72.89, 61.86, 68.02)
hsb hsb(31.30, 71.88, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (72.89, 66.21, 59.85)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

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" #f4a045 and the second color is called the "compliment" #4499f4.

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 #[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #f4a045 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4499f4.

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

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.

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #f4a045, lighter shades are produced.

[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #f4a045, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #f4a045

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f4a045, tones are produced.

#f4a045 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 #f4a045 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f4a045 → #4499f4
#f4a045 → #f7bc7c
#f4a045 → #ffffff
#f4a045 → #f1f444
#f4a045 → #926029
#f4a045 → #f44744

#f4a045 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f4a045 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 #f4a045 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

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

#f4a045might 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 [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f4a045. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#f4a045 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 #f4a045
Java new Color(244, 160, 69);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 244, 160, 69);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:244 green:160 blue:69 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(244f, 160f, 69f);
Swift UIColor(red:244, green:160, blue:69, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $45a0f4
Python Color('#f4a045')

Base Conversions of hex color #f4a045

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f4a045. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16031813 while the individual RGB conversions are: 244, 160, 69.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110100 10100000 01000101
Hex f4 a0 45
Octal 364 240 105
Decimal 244 160 69

#f4a045 Icons

If you're considering using #f4a045 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 6890 Osage Orange (#f4a045) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #f4a045 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 #f4a045 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f4a045 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f4a045 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f4a045 background.
This text is hex color #f4a045 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f4a045 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f4a045 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f4a045 and white (#ffffff) background.