Cadmium Orange (Ferrario)

HEX #FC7740 / RGB (252, 119, 64)

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What is Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Color?

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Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) has the hex code #FC7740. The equivalent RGB values are (252, 119, 64), which means it is composed of 58% red, 27% green and 15% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:53 Y:75 K:1. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) has a hue of 18°, 75% saturation and a brightness value of 99%.
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.

Ferrario's Cadmium orange is a strong orange color that can be applied on web pages via HTML or CSS code with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

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Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Color Codes

Hex Code#FC7740
RGB Values(252, 119, 64)
CMYK Values(0%, 53%, 75%, 1%)
HSV/HSB Values(18°, 75%, 99%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6633
Inverse Color#0388BF [Blue (NCS)]
Closest Pantone®164 C
Closest RAL2003 [Pastel orange]
Complementary Color#40C5FC [Picton Blue]
Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#919191
Weighted Average (Most Common)#999999
Weighted Average (Luma)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FC7740. Complementary color is 40C5FC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) is Picton Blue with the hex code #40C5FC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FC7740 color is offered by #40C5FC. 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.

Analogous color palette with (FC7740, FCD540 and FC4067)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) (#FC7740) are Gargoyle Gas (#FCD540) and Magic Potion (#FC4067). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (FC7740, 40FCD5 and 4067FC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) (#FC7740) are #40FCD5 (Turquoise) and #4067FC (Ultramarine Blue). 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.

Triadic color palette with (FC7740, 40FC77 and 7740FC)

Triadic Palette

Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #40FC77 (Screamin' Green) and #7740FC (Blue-Violet) along with #FC7740 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (FC7740, 40FC77, 40C5FC and FC40C5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) has four colors - #40FC77 (Screamin' Green), #40C5FC (Picton Blue) and #FC40C5 (Razzle Dazzle Rose) in addition to the base color (#FC7740). 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.

Square color palette with (FC7740, 67FC40, 40C5FC and D540FC)

Square Palette

Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) square color palette has #67FC40 (Screamin' Green), #40C5FC (Picton Blue) and #D540FC (Steel Pink). 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.

Rainbow color

Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Color


  • Transparent FD9266#FD9266
  • Transparent FDA079#FDA079
  • Transparent FDAD8C#FDAD8C
  • Transparent FEBBA0#FEBBA0
  • Transparent FEC9B3#FEC9B3
  • Transparent FED6C6#FED6C6
  • Transparent FEE4D9#FEE4D9
  • Transparent FFF1EC#FFF1EC


  • Transparent E3794D#E3794D
  • Transparent D77A53#D77A53
  • Transparent CA7B5A#CA7B5A
  • Transparent BE7C60#BE7C60
  • Transparent B27C66#B27C66
  • Transparent A57D6D#A57D6D
  • Transparent 997E73#997E73
  • Transparent 8C7F7A#8C7F7A


  • Transparent CA5F33#CA5F33
  • Transparent B0532D#B0532D
  • Transparent 974726#974726
  • Transparent 7E3C20#7E3C20
  • Transparent 65301A#65301A
  • Transparent 4C2413#4C2413
  • Transparent 32180D#32180D
  • Transparent 190C06#190C06

Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Color Patterns

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Gingham Checks

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Leaves Pattern

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Trellis Pattern

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    Cadmium Orange (Ferrario) Plaid Pattern

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