Faux-Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37) color information

Hex color #ff2d37 is a variation of "Deep carmine pink" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "generic red". When people spot this color, Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37), in advertising materials, they might associate it with an increased appetite, survival and tactical thinking, an increased heart rate, transportation and cars, and loud. Shades of "generic red". typically aren't associated with finance and wealth. Continental AG is a company using this color, according to our database.

#ff2d37 Breakdown

#ff2d37 is made up of (255, 45, 55) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 82.35, 78.43, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16723255 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff3333. White should be used ontop of #ff2d37 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ff2d37. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ff2d37 luma #108.88
Websafe hex #ff3333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(255, 45, 55) Adobe RGB (221.00, 40.00, 59.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(100%, 18%, 22%) Closest named color Deep carmine pink
rgba rgba(255.0, 45.0, 55.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (47.96, 79.93, 24.45)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 82.35, 78.43, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (55.07, 77.49, 46.43)
hsv hsv(357.07, 100.00, 59.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (55.07, 90.34, 30.93)
hsb hsb(357.07, 82.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (55.07, 161.66, 29.72)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37)

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" #ff2d37 and the second color is called the "compliment" #2dfff4.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ff2d37 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2dfff4.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #ff2d37

Lighter shades of #ff2d37 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Deep carmine pink (#ff2d37)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #ff2d37 with black

Tones of #ff2d37

When you combine pure gray with this color, #ff2d37, tones are produced.

Gradients including #ff2d37

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 #ff2d37 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ff2d37 → #2dfff4
#ff2d37 → #ff6c73
#ff2d37 → #ffffff
#ff2d37 → #ff8c2d
#ff2d37 → #991b21
#ff2d37 → #ff2da0

#ff2d37 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #ff2d37 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 #ff2d37 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ff2d37 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.

#ff2d37might 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 #ff2d37

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ff2d37. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #ff2d37

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 #ff2d37
Java new Color(255, 45, 55);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 255, 45, 55);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:45 blue:55 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(255f, 45f, 55f);
Swift UIColor(red:255, green:45, blue:55, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $372dff
Python Color('#ff2d37')

Base Conversions of hex color #ff2d37

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ff2d37. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16723255 while the individual RGB conversions are: 255, 45, 55.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111111 00101101 00110111
Hex ff 2d 37
Octal 377 55 67
Decimal 255 45 55

Icons incorporating the color #ff2d37

If you're considering using #ff2d37 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ff2d37 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ff2d37 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 #ff2d37 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ff2d37 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ff2d37 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ff2d37 background.
This text is hex color #ff2d37 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ff2d37 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ff2d37 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ff2d37 and white (#ffffff) background.