Faux-Deep saffron (#ff9237) color information

#ff9237 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Deep saffron" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "generic orange". When people spot this color, Deep saffron (#ff9237), in marketing and promotions, 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.

#ff9237 Breakdown

#ff9237 is made up of (255, 146, 55) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 42.75, 78.43, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 16749111 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ff9933. White should be used ontop of #ff9237 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #ff9237. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #ff9237 luma #168.16
Websafe hex #ff9933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(255, 146, 55) Adobe RGB (230.00, 145.00, 64.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(100%, 57%, 22%) Closest named color Deep saffron
rgba rgba(255.0, 146.0, 55.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (64.81, 33.80, 34.90)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 42.75, 78.43, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (70.87, 34.50, 62.66)
hsv hsv(26.92, 100.00, 61.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (70.87, 71.53, 61.16)
hsb hsb(26.92, 78.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (70.87, 88.01, 59.71)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Deep saffron (#ff9237)

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" #ff9237 while the second is the "compliment" #38a8ff.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Deep saffron (#ff9237)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #ff9237 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #38a8ff.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Deep saffron (#ff9237)

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 Faux-Deep saffron (#ff9237)

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-Deep saffron (#ff9237)

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-Deep saffron (#ff9237)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #ff9237 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #ff9237

When you combine pure black with this color, #ff9237, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Deep saffron (#ff9237)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #ff9237 with gray

#ff9237 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 #ff9237 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#ff9237 → #38a8ff
#ff9237 → #ffb273
#ff9237 → #ffffff
#ff9237 → #fff138
#ff9237 → #995721
#ff9237 → #ff3845

How #ff9237 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #ff9237 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 #ff9237 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#ff9237 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.

#ff9237might 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-Deep saffron (#ff9237)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#ff9237. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#ff9237 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 #ff9237
Java new Color(255, 146, 55);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 255, 146, 55);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:255 green:146 blue:55 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(255f, 146f, 55f);
Swift UIColor(red:255, green:146, blue:55, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3792ff
Python Color('#ff9237')

Base Conversions of hex color #ff9237

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ff9237. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 16749111 while the individual RGB conversions are: 255, 146, 55.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11111111 10010010 00110111
Hex ff 92 37
Octal 377 222 67
Decimal 255 146 55

#ff9237 Icons

If you're considering using #ff9237 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Deep saffron (#ff9237) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #ff9237 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 #ff9237 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #ff9237 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #ff9237 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #ff9237 background.
This text is hex color #ff9237 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #ff9237 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #ff9237 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #ff9237 and white (#ffffff) background.