Faux-Philippine orange (#ff7200) color information

The hexidecimal color, #ff7200, greatly resembles "Philippine orange" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic orange". When people from western culture see this color, Philippine orange (#ff7200), used in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: warmth, friendliness, creativity, technology, and the home. This color isn't popular for clothing. Dwolla, StubHub, and Shazam are the companies in our database using this color.

#ff7200 Breakdown

#ff7200 is made up of (255, 114, 0) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 55.29, 100.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16740864 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff6600. White should be used ontop of #ff7200 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ff7200. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ff7200 luma #143.16
Websafe hex #ff6600 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(255, 114, 0) Adobe RGB (225.00, 112.00, 28.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(100%, 45%, 0%) Closest named color Philippine orange
rgba rgba(255.0, 114.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (57.45, 49.35, 34.22)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 55.29, 100.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (64.16, 49.87, 71.72)
hsv hsv(27.00, 100.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (64.16, 87.35, 55.19)
hsb hsb(27.00, 100.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (64.16, 118.03, 56.52)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Philippine orange (#ff7200)

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" #ff7200 and the second color is called the "compliment" #008cff.

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-Philippine orange (#ff7200)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #ff7200 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #008cff.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Philippine orange (#ff7200)

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-Philippine orange (#ff7200)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Philippine orange (#ff7200)

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.

Faux-Philippine orange (#ff7200)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #ff7200 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #ff7200

When you combine pure black with this color, #ff7200, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #ff7200

Tones are produced by blending #ff7200 with gray

#ff7200 in 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 #ff7200 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ff7200 → #008cff
#ff7200 → #ff9c4c
#ff7200 → #ffffff
#ff7200 → #fff200
#ff7200 → #994400
#ff7200 → #ff000c

How #ff7200 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ff7200 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 #ff7200 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ff7200 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.

#ff7200might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Philippine orange (#ff7200)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ff7200. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Dwolla
StubHub
Shazam

#ff7200 in programming

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 #ff7200
Java new Color(255, 114, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 255, 114, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:114 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(255f, 114f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:255, green:114, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0072ff
Python Color('#ff7200')

Base Conversions of hex color #ff7200

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ff7200. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16740864 while the individual RGB conversions are: 255, 114, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111111 01110010 00000000
Hex ff 72 00
Octal 377 162 0
Decimal 255 114 0

Icons incorporating the color #ff7200

If you're considering using #ff7200 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #ff7200 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ff7200 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 #ff7200 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ff7200 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ff7200 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ff7200 background.
This text is hex color #ff7200 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ff7200 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ff7200 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ff7200 and white (#ffffff) background.