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Persimmon Color

HEX #EC5800 / RGB (236, 88, 0)

Persimmon fruit

What is Persimmon Color?

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Persimmon has the hex code #EC5800. The equivalent RGB values are (236, 88, 0), which means it is composed of 73% red, 27% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:63 Y:100 K:8. In the HSV/HSB scale, Persimmon has a hue of 22°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 93%.
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.

Persimmon is a vivid orange color with a tinge of red. It is representative of the persimmon fruit and can be applied to web pages with HTML and/or CSS with its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color value.

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Persimmon Color Codes

Hex Code#EC5800
RGB Values(236, 88, 0)
CMYK Values(0%, 63%, 100%, 8%)
HSV/HSB Values(22°, 100%, 93%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6600
Inverse Color#13A7FF [Dodger Blue]
Closest Pantone®166 C
Closest RAL2004 [Pure orange]
Complementary Color#0094EC [Blue Cola]
Persimmon Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Luma)#717171
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ACACAC

Persimmon Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EC5800. Complementary color is 0094EC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Persimmon is Blue Cola with the hex code #0094EC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EC5800 color is offered by #0094EC. 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 (EC5800, ECCE00 and EC001E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Persimmon (#EC5800) are Yellow (Munsell) (#ECCE00) and Cadmium Red (#EC001E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Persimmon 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 (EC5800, 00ECCE and 001EEC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Persimmon (#EC5800) are #00ECCE (Bright Turquoise) and #001EEC (Bluebonnet). 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 (EC5800, 00EC58 and 5800EC)

Triadic Palette

Persimmon triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #00EC58 (Malachite) and #5800EC (Han Purple) along with #EC5800 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 (EC5800, 00EC58, 0094EC and EC0094)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Persimmon has four colors - #00EC58 (Malachite), #0094EC (Blue Cola) and #EC0094 (Fashion Fuchsia) in addition to the base color (#EC5800). 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 (EC5800, 1EEC00, 0094EC and CE00EC)

Square Palette

Persimmon square color palette has #1EEC00 (Electric Green), #0094EC (Blue Cola) and #CE00EC (Vivid 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

Persimmon Color Rainbow Palette

Our Persimmon 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 Persimmon Color


  • Transparent F07933F07933
  • Transparent F28A4DF28A4D
  • Transparent F49B66F49B66
  • Transparent F6AC80F6AC80
  • Transparent F7BC99F7BC99
  • Transparent F9CDB3F9CDB3
  • Transparent FBDECCFBDECC
  • Transparent FDEEE6FDEEE6


  • Transparent D6601AD6601A
  • Transparent CC6426CC6426
  • Transparent C16833C16833
  • Transparent B66C40B66C40
  • Transparent AB704DAB704D
  • Transparent A0745AA0745A
  • Transparent 967866967866
  • Transparent 8B7C738B7C73


  • Transparent BD4600BD4600
  • Transparent A53E00A53E00
  • Transparent 8E35008E3500
  • Transparent 762C00762C00
  • Transparent 5E23005E2300
  • Transparent 471A00471A00
  • Transparent 2F12002F1200
  • Transparent 180900180900

Persimmon Color Patterns

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    Persimmon Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Persimmon Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Persimmon Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Persimmon Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Persimmon Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Persimmon Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Persimmon Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Persimmon Plaid Pattern

Persimmon Color Interior Ideas

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