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Orange Rust Color

HEX #C25A3C / RGB (194, 90, 60)

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What is Orange Rust Color?

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Orange Rust is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 18-1447 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.
Orange Rust color hex code is #C25A3C and the RGB equivalent is (194, 90, 60). 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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Orange Rust Color Codes

Hex Code#C25A3C
RGB Values(194, 90, 60)
CMYK Values(0%, 54%, 69%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(13°, 69%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6633
Inverse Color#3DA5C3 [Moonstone]
Pantone®18-1447 TCX
Closest RAL2010 [Signal orange]
Complementary Color#3CA4C2 [Moonstone]
Orange Rust Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#737373
Weighted Average (Most Common)#767676
Weighted Average (Luma)#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AAAAAA

Orange Rust Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C25A3C. Complementary color is 3CA4C2

Complementary Palette

The complement of Orange Rust is Moonstone with the hex code #3CA4C2. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C25A3C color is offered by #3CA4C2. 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 (C25A3C, C29D3C and C23C61)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Orange Rust (#C25A3C) are Satin Sheen Gold (#C29D3C) and Brick Red (#C23C61). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Orange Rust 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 (C25A3C, 3CC29D and 3C61C2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Orange Rust (#C25A3C) are #3CC29D (Ocean Green) and #3C61C2 (Han 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 (C25A3C, 3CC25A and 5A3CC2)

Triadic Palette

Orange Rust triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3CC25A (UFO Green) and #5A3CC2 (Ocean Blue) along with #C25A3C 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 (C25A3C, 3CC25A, 3CA4C2 and C23CA4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Orange Rust has four colors - #3CC25A (UFO Green), #3CA4C2 (Moonstone) and #C23CA4 (Byzantine) in addition to the base color (#C25A3C). 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 (C25A3C, 61C23C, 3CA4C2 and 9D3CC2)

Square Palette

Orange Rust square color palette has #61C23C (Apple), #3CA4C2 (Moonstone) and #9D3CC2 (Dark 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

Orange Rust Color Rainbow Palette

Our Orange Rust 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 Orange Rust Color


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  • Transparent 3A1B123A1B12
  • Transparent 27120C27120C
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Orange Rust Color Patterns

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    Orange Rust Gingham Checks

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    Orange Rust Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Orange Rust Polka Dots Pattern

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    Orange Rust Honeycomb Pattern

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    Orange Rust Leaves Pattern

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    Orange Rust Houndstooth Pattern

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    Orange Rust Trellis Pattern

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    Orange Rust Plaid Pattern

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