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#FF6038 Hex Code

Color Name: Portland Orange

What is hex #FF6038 Color?

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The color name of hex code #FF6038 is Portland Orange. The RGB values are (255, 96, 56) which means it is composed of 63% red, 24% green and 14% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:62 Y:78 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #FF6038 has a hue of 12°, 78% 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.

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Hex #FF6038 Color Codes

Color NamePortland Orange
RGB Values(255, 96, 56)
CMYK Values(0%, 62%, 78%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(12°, 78%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6633
Inverse Color#009FC7 [Rich Electric Blue]
Closest Pantone®171 C
Closest RAL2003 [Pastel orange]
Complementary Color#38D7FF [Picton Blue]
#FF6038 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Luma)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B5B5B5

Hex #FF6038 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FF6038. Complementary color is 38D7FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #FF6038 is #38D7FF which is called Picton Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FF6038 color is offered by #38D7FF. 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 (FF6038, FFC438 and FF3874)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #FF6038 are #FFC438 and #FF3874, called Sunglow and Magic Potion, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #FF6038 with a 30° separation. 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 (FF6038, 38FFC4 and 3874FF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #FF6038 are #38FFC4 (Turquoise) and #3874FF (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.

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Triadic color palette with (FF6038, 38FF60 and 6038FF)

Triadic Palette

#FF6038 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #38FF60 (Screamin' Green) and #6038FF (Han Purple) along with #FF6038, our main color, 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 (FF6038, 38FF60, 38D7FF and FF38D7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #FF6038 has #38FF60 (Screamin' Green), #38D7FF (Picton Blue) and #FF38D7 (Razzle Dazzle Rose). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (FF6038, 74FF38, 38D7FF and C438FF)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #FF6038 contains #74FF38 (Spring Frost), #38D7FF (Picton Blue) and #C438FF (Purple (X11)). 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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Hex #FF6038 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #FF6038 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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 FF6038 Color


  • Transparent FF8060FF8060
  • Transparent FF9074FF9074
  • Transparent FFA088FFA088
  • Transparent FFB09CFFB09C
  • Transparent FFBFAFFFBFAF
  • Transparent FFCFC3FFCFC3
  • Transparent FFDFD7FFDFD7
  • Transparent FFEFEBFFEFEB


  • Transparent E66646E66646
  • Transparent D96A4ED96A4E
  • Transparent CC6D55CC6D55
  • Transparent C0705CC0705C
  • Transparent B37363B37363
  • Transparent A6766AA6766A
  • Transparent 997A72997A72
  • Transparent 8D7D798D7D79


  • Transparent CC4D2DCC4D2D
  • Transparent B34327B34327
  • Transparent 993A22993A22
  • Transparent 80301C80301C
  • Transparent 662616662616
  • Transparent 4D1D114D1D11
  • Transparent 33130B33130B
  • Transparent 1A0A061A0A06

#FF6038 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.