Neon scarlet (#ff2603) color information

#ff2603 is the hex color code that is synonymous with "Neon scarlet". This color is described as "generic red". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Neon scarlet (#ff2603), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: generally strong emotions, their physical self and being, impulsion, technology, and passion. Colors labeled as "generic red" are rarely tied to energy. Heineken is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of Neon scarlet (#ff2603)

#ff2603 is made up of (255, 38, 3) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 85.10, 98.82, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16721411 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff3300. White should be used ontop of #ff2603 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ff2603. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ff2603 luma #98.89
Websafe hex #ff3300 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(255, 38, 3) Adobe RGB (220.00, 48.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(100%, 15%, 1%) Closest named color Neon scarlet
rgba rgba(255.0, 38.0, 3.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (47.96, 76.15, 29.58)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 85.10, 98.82, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (55.07, 74.49, 69.77)
hsv hsv(8.48, 100.00, 50.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (55.07, 102.06, 43.13)
hsb hsb(8.48, 99.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (55.07, 164.41, 41.80)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Neon scarlet (#ff2603)

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" #ff2603 while the second is the "compliment" #02ddff.

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

Split Compliments of #Neon scarlet (#ff2603)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ff2603 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #02ddff.

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

Triadic Colors of Neon scarlet (#ff2603)

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 Neon scarlet (#ff2603)

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 Neon scarlet (#ff2603)

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 #ff2603

When you combine pure white with this color, #ff2603, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #ff2603

Darker shades of #ff2603 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Neon scarlet (#ff2603)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #ff2603 with gray

Neon scarlet (#ff2603) 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 #ff2603 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ff2603 → #02ddff
#ff2603 → #ff674e
#ff2603 → #ffffff
#ff2603 → #ffa202
#ff2603 → #991601
#ff2603 → #ff025f

How #ff2603 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ff2603 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 #ff2603 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Neon scarlet (#ff2603)

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

#ff2603might 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.

#ff2603 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#ff2603. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#ff2603 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 #ff2603
Java new Color(255, 38, 3);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 255, 38, 3);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:38 blue:3 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(255f, 38f, 3f);
Swift UIColor(red:255, green:38, blue:3, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0326ff
Python Color('#ff2603')

Base Conversions of hex color #ff2603

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ff2603. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16721411 while the individual RGB conversions are: 255, 38, 3.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111111 00100110 00000011
Hex ff 26 03
Octal 377 46 3
Decimal 255 38 3

#ff2603 Icons

If you're considering using #ff2603 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Neon scarlet (#ff2603) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ff2603 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 #ff2603 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ff2603 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ff2603 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ff2603 background.
This text is hex color #ff2603 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ff2603 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ff2603 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ff2603 and white (#ffffff) background.