Princeton orange (#f58025) color information

The hexidecimal color, #f58025, is synonymous with "Princeton orange". It's labeled as "generic orange". When people spot this color, Princeton orange (#f58025), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with caution or skepticism, friendliness, pleasure, health care, and the home. Colors labeled as "generic orange" are rarely tied to travel. Residence Inn, Stack Overflow, and UCSF are just some of the companies that use this color.

#f58025 Breakdown

#f58025 is made up of (245, 128, 37) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 47.76, 84.90, 3.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16089125 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9933. White should be used ontop of #f58025 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f58025. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f58025 luma #152.57
Websafe hex #ff9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(245, 128, 37) Adobe RGB (220.00, 126.00, 48.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(96%, 50%, 15%) Closest named color Princeton orange
rgba rgba(245.0, 128.0, 37.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (59.16, 39.03, 33.42)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 47.76, 84.90, 3.92) CIE-L*ab (65.75, 40.20, 64.84)
hsv hsv(25.93, 91.01, 55.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (65.75, 76.29, 58.20)
hsb hsb(25.93, 84.38, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (65.75, 97.91, 56.81)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Princeton orange (#f58025)

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" #f58025 while the second is the "compliment" #269ef4.

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 #Princeton orange (#f58025)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #f58025 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #269ef4.

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 Princeton orange (#f58025)

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 Princeton orange (#f58025)

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 Princeton orange (#f58025)

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 shades of #f58025

Lighter shades of #f58025 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Princeton orange (#f58025)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #f58025 with black

Princeton orange (#f58025)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #f58025, tones are produced.

Gradients including #f58025

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 #f58025 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f58025 → #269ef4
#f58025 → #f8a666
#f58025 → #ffffff
#f58025 → #f4e326
#f58025 → #934c16
#f58025 → #f42637

#f58025 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #f58025 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 #f58025 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#f58025 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.

#f58025might 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 #f58025

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f58025. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

UCSF
Renaissance Hotels
Cloudflare
Residence Inn
Stack Overflow

Programming Language Syntax for #f58025

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 #f58025
Java new Color(245, 128, 37);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 245, 128, 37);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:245 green:128 blue:37 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(245f, 128f, 37f);
Swift UIColor(red:245, green:128, blue:37, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2580f5
Python Color('#f58025')

Base Conversions of hex color #f58025

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f58025. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16089125 while the individual RGB conversions are: 245, 128, 37.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110101 10000000 00100101
Hex f5 80 25
Octal 365 200 45
Decimal 245 128 37

#f58025 Icons

If you're considering using #f58025 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Princeton orange (#f58025) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #f58025 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 #f58025 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f58025 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f58025 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f58025 background.
This text is hex color #f58025 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f58025 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f58025 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f58025 and white (#ffffff) background.