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Dusty Orange Color

HEX #E27A53 / RGB (226, 122, 83)

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What is Dusty Orange Color?

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Dusty Orange is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 16-1344 TCX. It is not part of the web color list and cannot be used in HTML and/or CSS code by name. The color can only be applied to a web page and digital creations with the hex code, RGB or HSL values.
Dusty Orange color hex code is #E27A53 and the RGB equivalent is (226, 122, 83). HSL, CMYK, RAL and other values are listed in the table. Please note that the RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximates.

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Dusty Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#E27A53
RGB Values(226, 122, 83)
CMYK Values(0%, 46%, 63%, 11%)
HSV/HSB Values(16°, 63%, 89%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6666
Inverse Color#1D85AC [Cyan Cornflower Blue]
Pantone®16-1344 TCX
Closest RAL2012 [Salmon orange]
Complementary Color#53BBE2 [Picton Blue]
Dusty Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#909090
Weighted Average (Most Common)#959595
Weighted Average (Luma)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Dusty Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of E27A53. Complementary color is 53BBE2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dusty Orange is Picton Blue with the hex code #53BBE2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #E27A53 color is offered by #53BBE2. 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 (E27A53, E2C253 and E25374)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dusty Orange (#E27A53) are Maize (Crayola) (#E2C253) and Dark Pink (#E25374). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dusty 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 (E27A53, 53E2C2 and 5374E2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dusty Orange (#E27A53) are #53E2C2 (Medium Turquoise) and #5374E2 (Royal 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.

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Triadic color palette with (E27A53, 53E27A and 7A53E2)

Triadic Palette

Dusty Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #53E27A (Very Light Malachite Green) and #7A53E2 (Medium Slate Blue) along with #E27A53 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 (E27A53, 53E27A, 53BBE2 and E253BB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dusty Orange has four colors - #53E27A (Very Light Malachite Green), #53BBE2 (Picton Blue) and #E253BB (Deep Fuchsia) in addition to the base color (#E27A53). 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 (E27A53, 74E253, 53BBE2 and C253E2)

Square Palette

Dusty Orange square color palette has #74E253 (Kiwi), #53BBE2 (Picton Blue) and #C253E2 (Medium Orchid). 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

Dusty Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dusty 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 Dusty Orange Color


  • Transparent E89575E89575
  • Transparent EBA287EBA287
  • Transparent EEAF98EEAF98
  • Transparent F1BDA9F1BDA9
  • Transparent F3CABAF3CABA
  • Transparent F6D7CBF6D7CB
  • Transparent F9E4DDF9E4DD
  • Transparent FCF2EEFCF2EE


  • Transparent CE7B5CCE7B5C
  • Transparent C57C61C57C61
  • Transparent BB7C65BB7C65
  • Transparent B17D6AB17D6A
  • Transparent A77E6EA77E6E
  • Transparent 9D7E739D7E73
  • Transparent 947F77947F77
  • Transparent 8A7F7C8A7F7C


  • Transparent B56242B56242
  • Transparent 9E553A9E553A
  • Transparent 884932884932
  • Transparent 713D2A713D2A
  • Transparent 5A31215A3121
  • Transparent 442519442519
  • Transparent 2D18112D1811
  • Transparent 170C08170C08

Dusty Orange Color Patterns

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    Dusty Orange Gingham Checks

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    Dusty Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Dusty Orange Polka Dots Pattern

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    Dusty Orange Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Orange Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Orange Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Orange Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dusty Orange Plaid Pattern

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