Description and conversion results of color #db9c84

It is a bright pastel orange color having an approximate luminance of 70%. It has a hue value of 17° indicating that this is a warm color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Dark Salmon, Antique Brass, Middle Red, Copper (Crayola), Tumbleweed, Vivid Tangerine, Light Salmon, Tan (Crayola), Raw Sienna and Atomic Tangerine. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #db9c84 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(219, 156, 132)
#db9c84
hsl(16.6, 54.7%, 68.8%)
hsv(16.6, 39.7%, 85.9%)
lab(69.8, 20.5, 21.9)
xyz(45.3, 40.5, 27.3)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 2438 C
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Pantone 2430 U
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Pantone 15-1333 TPG
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RAL D2 050 70 30
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RAL D2 040 70 30
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RAL 3012
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Sherwin-Williams 6339
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Sherwin-Williams 6619
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Sherwin-Williams 6346
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #db9c84 color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel orange color to white. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Tumbleweed, Melon, Desert Sand, Apricot, Unbleached Silk, Baby Pink, Champagne Pink, Misty Rose, Almond, Seashell, Linen, Isabelline and Snow.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #db9c84 color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel orange color to black. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Blast-off Bronze, Burnished Brown, Brown Sugar, Beaver, Liver, Tuscan Brown, Coffee, Umber, Old Burgundy, Dark Liver (horses), Bistre, Taupe, Raisin Black, Eerie Black, Smoky Black and Black Chocolate.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #db9c84 color. This process results a scale from a bright pastel orange color to gray. The warmness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Antique Brass, Tumbleweed, Dark Salmon, Tuscany, Silver Pink, Black Shadows, Silver (Crayola), Silver Chalice and Quick Silver.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of rose, red, orange and yellow colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine Dregs, Old Mauve, Kobi, Amaranth Pink, Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Liver (organ), Van Dyke Brown, Dark Salmon, Antique Brass, Pullman Brown (UPS Brown), Dark Brown, Desert, Camel, Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss and Sage.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Seal Brown, Liver (organ), Brown Sugar, Blast-off Bronze, Apricot, Melon, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Rich Black, Blue (Munsell), Blue-green, Sky Blue (Crayola) and Middle Blue.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange, blue and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Liver (organ), Van Dyke Brown, Dark Salmon, Antique Brass, Dark Cornflower Blue, Purple Navy, Maximum Blue Purple, Blue Bell, Castleton Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Green Sheen and Ocean Green.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains warm and cold colors. There are variants of orange, green, cyan and violet colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Liver (organ), Van Dyke Brown, Dark Salmon, Antique Brass, Hunter Green, UP Forest Green, Dark Sea Green, Asparagus, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Maximum Blue, Pacific Blue, English Violet, Japanese Violet, Wisteria and Lilac.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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