Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e) color information

#fd9f3e is the hex color code that is a variation of "Neon Carrot" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "generic orange". When people spot this color, Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. Colors labeled as "generic orange" are rarely tied to finance and wealth. BT and Zopim use this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)

#fd9f3e is made up of (253, 159, 62) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 37.15, 75.49, 0.78) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16621374 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9933. White should be used ontop of #fd9f3e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #fd9f3e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #fd9f3e luma #175.99
Websafe hex #ff9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(253, 159, 62) Adobe RGB (229.00, 159.00, 68.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(99%, 62%, 24%) Closest named color Neon Carrot
rgba rgba(253.0, 159.0, 62.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (67.82, 24.81, 36.39)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 37.15, 75.49, 0.78) CIE-L*ab (73.55, 25.57, 64.15)
hsv hsv(30.40, 97.40, 61.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (73.55, 69.06, 68.27)
hsb hsb(30.40, 75.76, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (73.55, 73.06, 64.29)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)

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" #fd9f3e while the second is the "compliment" #3d9cfc.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #fd9f3e is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #3d9cfc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)

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 shades of #fd9f3e

When you combine pure white with this color, #fd9f3e, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #fd9f3e

Darker shades are produced by blending #fd9f3e with black

Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)'s Tones

Tones of #fd9f3e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #fd9f3e

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 #fd9f3e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#fd9f3e → #3d9cfc
#fd9f3e → #fdbb77
#fd9f3e → #ffffff
#fd9f3e → #fcfc3d
#fd9f3e → #975f25
#fd9f3e → #fc3d3d

Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e) in different environments

Seeing #fd9f3e 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 #fd9f3e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e)

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

#fd9f3emight 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 #fd9f3e

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#fd9f3e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


Programming Language Syntax for #fd9f3e

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 #fd9f3e
Java new Color(253, 159, 62);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 253, 159, 62);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:253 green:159 blue:62 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(253f, 159f, 62f);
Swift UIColor(red:253, green:159, blue:62, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3e9ffd
Python Color('#fd9f3e')

Base Conversions of hex color #fd9f3e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #fd9f3e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16621374 while the individual RGB conversions are: 253, 159, 62.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111101 10011111 00111110
Hex fd 9f 3e
Octal 375 237 76
Decimal 253 159 62

#fd9f3e Icons

If you're considering using #fd9f3e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Neon Carrot (#fd9f3e) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #fd9f3e 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 #fd9f3e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #fd9f3e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #fd9f3e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #fd9f3e background.
This text is hex color #fd9f3e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #fd9f3e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #fd9f3e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #fd9f3e and white (#ffffff) background.