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American Orange Color

HEX #F59316 / RGB (245, 147, 22)

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What is American Orange Color?

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American Orange has the hex code #F59316. The equivalent RGB values are (245, 147, 22), which means it is composed of 59% red, 36% green and 5% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:40 Y:91 K:4. In the HSV/HSB scale, American Orange has a hue of 34°, 91% saturation and a brightness value of 96%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

American Orange is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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American Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#F59316
RGB Values(245, 147, 22)
CMYK Values(0%, 40%, 91%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(34°, 91%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9900
Inverse Color#0A6CE9 [Brandeis Blue]
Closest Pantone®1495 C
Closest RAL1033 [Dahlia yellow]
Complementary Color#1678F5 [Blue (Crayola)]
American Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Luma)#9F9F9F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C8C8C8

American Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F59316. Complementary color is 1678F5

Complementary Palette

The complement of American Orange is Blue (Crayola) with the hex code #1678F5. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F59316 color is offered by #1678F5. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

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Analogous color palette with (F59316, E8F516 and F52416)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of American Orange (#F59316) are Chartreuse (Traditional) (#E8F516) and Red (RYB) (#F52416). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of American Orange with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

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Split Complementary color palette with (F59316, 16E8F5 and 2416F5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of American Orange (#F59316) are #16E8F5 (Fluorescent Blue) and #2416F5 (Bluebonnet). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

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Triadic color palette with (F59316, 16F593 and 9316F5)

Triadic Palette

American Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #16F593 (Medium Spring Green) and #9316F5 (Purple (X11)) along with #F59316 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (F59316, 16F593, 1678F5 and F51678)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of American Orange has four colors - #16F593 (Medium Spring Green), #1678F5 (Blue (Crayola)) and #F51678 (Electric Pink) in addition to the base color (#F59316). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (F59316, 16F524, 1678F5 and F516E8)

Square Palette

American Orange square color palette has #16F524 (Neon Green), #1678F5 (Blue (Crayola)) and #F516E8 (Hot Magenta). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

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Rainbow color

American Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our American Orange rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of American Orange Color


  • Transparent F7A945F7A945
  • Transparent F8B35CF8B35C
  • Transparent F9BE73F9BE73
  • Transparent FAC98BFAC98B
  • Transparent FBD4A2FBD4A2
  • Transparent FCDFB9FCDFB9
  • Transparent FDE9D0FDE9D0
  • Transparent FEF4E8FEF4E8


  • Transparent DE8F2BDE8F2B
  • Transparent D28D36D28D36
  • Transparent C68B40C68B40
  • Transparent BB8A4BBB8A4B
  • Transparent AF8856AF8856
  • Transparent A38660A38660
  • Transparent 97846B97846B
  • Transparent 8C82758C8275


  • Transparent C47612C47612
  • Transparent AC670FAC670F
  • Transparent 93580D93580D
  • Transparent 7B4A0B7B4A0B
  • Transparent 623B09623B09
  • Transparent 4A2C074A2C07
  • Transparent 311D04311D04
  • Transparent 190F02190F02

American Orange Color Patterns

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    American Orange Gingham Checks

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    American Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Orange Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Orange Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Orange Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Orange Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Orange Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    American Orange Plaid Pattern

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