Faux-Beer (#f8961e) color information

#f8961e is the hex color code that is very close to "Beer" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Beer (#f8961e), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: excitement and enthusiasm, friendliness, being centrally-located, playgrounds or fun environments, and the home. Shades of "generic orange". typically aren't associated with finance and wealth. Carrot and Pfizer use this color in their branding.

#f8961e Breakdown

#f8961e is made up of (248, 150, 30) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 39.52, 87.90, 2.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16291358 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9933. White should be used ontop of #f8961e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #f8961e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #f8961e luma #165.59
Websafe hex #ff9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(248, 150, 30) Adobe RGB (225.00, 149.00, 50.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(97%, 59%, 12%) Closest named color Beer
rgba rgba(248.0, 150.0, 30.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (64.81, 28.21, 36.80)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 39.52, 87.90, 2.75) CIE-L*ab (70.87, 29.18, 69.66)
hsv hsv(33.18, 93.41, 54.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (70.87, 75.52, 67.27)
hsb hsb(33.18, 87.63, 97.00) CIE-L*uv (70.87, 80.59, 65.32)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Beer (#f8961e)

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" #f8961e and the second color is called the "compliment" #1e80f7.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Beer (#f8961e)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #f8961e is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #1e80f7.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Beer (#f8961e)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Beer (#f8961e)

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 Faux-Beer (#f8961e)

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 variations of #f8961e

Lighter shades of #f8961e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #f8961e

Darker shades of #f8961e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #f8961e

Tones of #f8961e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Beer (#f8961e) 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 #f8961e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#f8961e → #1e80f7
#f8961e → #fab561
#f8961e → #ffffff
#f8961e → #ecf71e
#f8961e → #945a12
#f8961e → #f7291e

Faux-Beer (#f8961e) in different environments

Seeing #f8961e 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 #f8961e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#f8961e 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.

#f8961emight 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.

#f8961e 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#f8961e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Pfizer
Carrot

#f8961e 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 #f8961e
Java new Color(248, 150, 30);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 248, 150, 30);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:248 green:150 blue:30 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(248f, 150f, 30f);
Swift UIColor(red:248, green:150, blue:30, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1e96f8
Python Color('#f8961e')

Base Conversions of hex color #f8961e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #f8961e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16291358 while the individual RGB conversions are: 248, 150, 30.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111000 10010110 00011110
Hex f8 96 1e
Octal 370 226 36
Decimal 248 150 30

Icons incorporating the color #f8961e

If you're considering using #f8961e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #f8961e on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #f8961e 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 #f8961e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #f8961e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #f8961e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #f8961e background.
This text is hex color #f8961e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #f8961e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #f8961e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #f8961e and white (#ffffff) background.