Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c) color information

Hex color #f5965c is close to the color named "Atomic tangerine" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "light red". When people spot this color, Atomic tangerine (#f5965c), in advertising materials, they might associate it with an increased appetite, survival and tactical thinking, an increased heart rate, transportation and cars, and loud. This color isn't popular for finance and wealth.

Breakdown of Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)

#f5965c is made up of (245, 150, 92) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 38.78, 62.45, 3.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16094812 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9966. White should be used ontop of #f5965c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f5965c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f5965c luma #171.70
Websafe hex #ff9966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(245, 150, 92) Adobe RGB (221.00, 150.00, 97.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(96%, 59%, 36%) Closest named color Atomic tangerine
rgba rgba(245.0, 150.0, 92.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (64.81, 28.21, 28.25)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 38.78, 62.45, 3.92) CIE-L*ab (70.87, 29.18, 44.24)
hsv hsv(23.00, 88.24, 66.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (70.87, 53.00, 56.59)
hsb hsb(23.00, 62.50, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (70.87, 70.84, 46.89)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)

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" #f5965c while the second is the "compliment" #5bbaf4.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f5965c is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #5bbaf4.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)

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.

Lighter variations of #f5965c

When you combine pure white with this color, #f5965c, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #f5965c

Darker shades of #f5965c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #f5965c with gray

Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c) 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 #f5965c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f5965c → #5bbaf4
#f5965c → #f8b58c
#f5965c → #ffffff
#f5965c → #f4e25b
#f5965c → #935a37
#f5965c → #f45b6d

How #f5965c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #f5965c 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 #f5965c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Atomic tangerine (#f5965c)

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

#f5965cmight 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.

#f5965c popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#f5965c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#f5965c in coding

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 #f5965c
Java new Color(245, 150, 92);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 245, 150, 92);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:245 green:150 blue:92 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(245f, 150f, 92f);
Swift UIColor(red:245, green:150, blue:92, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $5c96f5
Python Color('#f5965c')

Base Conversions of hex color #f5965c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f5965c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16094812 while the individual RGB conversions are: 245, 150, 92.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11110101 10010110 01011100
Hex f5 96 5c
Octal 365 226 134
Decimal 245 150 92

Icons incorporating the color #f5965c

If you're considering using #f5965c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f5965c on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #f5965c 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 #f5965c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f5965c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f5965c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f5965c background.
This text is hex color #f5965c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f5965c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f5965c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f5965c and white (#ffffff) background.