Faux-Royal orange (#fc9349) color information

The hexidecimal color, #fc9349, may be mistaken for "Royal orange" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "light red". When people spot this color, Royal orange (#fc9349), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: an increased appetite, safety and comfort, impulsion, transportation and cars, and anger. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for energy.

Breakdown of #fc9349

#fc9349 is made up of (252, 147, 73) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 41.67, 71.03, 1.18) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16552777 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9933. White should be used ontop of #fc9349 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #fc9349. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #fc9349 luma #169.89
Websafe hex #ff9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(252, 147, 73) Adobe RGB (228.00, 145.00, 80.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(99%, 58%, 29%) Closest named color Royal orange
rgba rgba(252.0, 147.0, 73.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (64.81, 33.80, 32.05)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 41.67, 71.03, 1.18) CIE-L*ab (70.87, 34.50, 53.89)
hsv hsv(24.86, 97.22, 64.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (70.87, 63.99, 57.37)
hsb hsb(24.86, 70.71, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (70.87, 84.63, 53.55)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Royal orange (#fc9349)

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" #fc9349 and the second color is called the "compliment" #49b5fc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Royal orange (#fc9349)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #fc9349 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #49b5fc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Royal orange (#fc9349)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Royal orange (#fc9349)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Royal orange (#fc9349)

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 shades of #fc9349

Lighter shades are produced by blending #fc9349 with white

Darker shades of #fc9349

Darker shades are produced by blending #fc9349 with black

Tones of #fc9349

Tones are produced by blending #fc9349 with gray

Gradients including #fc9349

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 #fc9349 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#fc9349 → #49b5fc
#fc9349 → #fcb37f
#fc9349 → #ffffff
#fc9349 → #fcea49
#fc9349 → #97582b
#fc9349 → #fc495b

How #fc9349 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #fc9349 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 #fc9349 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #fc9349

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

#fc9349might 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 #fc9349

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#fc9349. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #fc9349

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 #fc9349
Java new Color(252, 147, 73);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 252, 147, 73);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:252 green:147 blue:73 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(252f, 147f, 73f);
Swift UIColor(red:252, green:147, blue:73, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4993fc
Python Color('#fc9349')

Base Conversions of hex color #fc9349

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #fc9349. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16552777 while the individual RGB conversions are: 252, 147, 73.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111100 10010011 01001001
Hex fc 93 49
Octal 374 223 111
Decimal 252 147 73

#fc9349 Icons

If you're considering using #fc9349 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Royal orange (#fc9349) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #fc9349 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 #fc9349 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #fc9349 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #fc9349 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #fc9349 background.
This text is hex color #fc9349 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #fc9349 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #fc9349 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #fc9349 and white (#ffffff) background.