Atomic Tangerine has the hex code #FF9966. The equivalent RGB values are (255, 153, 102), which means it is composed of
50% red, 30% green and 20% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:40 Y:60 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Atomic Tangerine has a hue of 20°, 60% saturation and a brightness value of 100%. 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.
Atomic Tangerine from Crayola is a yellowish orange color with a hint of pink. It can be applied to web page using HTML and/or CSS with its hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK color values.
The complement of Atomic Tangerine is Maya Blue with the hex code #66CCFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FF9966 color is offered by #66CCFF. 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.
The analogous colors of Atomic Tangerine (#FF9966) are Shandy (#FFE666) and Brink Pink (#FF6680). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Atomic Tangerine 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Atomic Tangerine (#FF9966) are #66FFE6 (Aquamarine) and #6680FF (Blueberry). 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.
Atomic Tangerine triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #66FF99 (Very Light Malachite Green) and #9966FF (Violets Are Blue) along with #FF9966 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.
The tetradic palette of Atomic Tangerine has four colors - #66FF99 (Very Light Malachite Green), #66CCFF (Maya Blue) and #FF66CC (Rose Pink) in addition to the base color (#FF9966). 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.
Atomic Tangerine square color palette has #80FF66 (Screamin' Green), #66CCFF (Maya Blue) and #E666FF (Heliotrope). 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.
Atomic Tangerine Color Rainbow Palette
Our Atomic Tangerine 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.