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Sun Orange Color

HEX #F48037 / RGB (244, 128, 55)

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What is Sun Orange Color?

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Sun Orange is from the Pantone Textile Cotton eXtended list where it is included with the PMS number 16-1257 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.
Sun Orange color hex code is #F48037 and the RGB equivalent is (244, 128, 55). 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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Sun Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#F48037
RGB Values(244, 128, 55)
CMYK Values(0%, 48%, 78%, 4%)
HSV/HSB Values(23°, 77%, 96%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9933
Inverse Color#0B7FC8 [Ocean Boat Blue]
Pantone®16-1257 TCX
Closest RAL2003 [Pastel orange]
Complementary Color#37ABF4 [Picton Blue]
Sun Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Luma)#939393
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C1C1C1

Sun Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F48037. Complementary color is 37ABF4

Complementary Palette

The complement of Sun Orange is Picton Blue with the hex code #37ABF4. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F48037 color is offered by #37ABF4. 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 (F48037, F4DF37 and F4374C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Sun Orange (#F48037) are Dandelion (#F4DF37) and Red Salsa (#F4374C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Sun 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 (F48037, 37F4DF and 374DF4)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Sun Orange (#F48037) are #37F4DF (Turquoise) and #374DF4 (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 (F48037, 37F480 and 8037F4)

Triadic Palette

Sun Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #37F480 (UFO Green) and #8037F4 (Blue-Violet) along with #F48037 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 (F48037, 37F480, 37ABF4 and F437AB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Sun Orange has four colors - #37F480 (UFO Green), #37ABF4 (Picton Blue) and #F437AB (Frostbite) in addition to the base color (#F48037). 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 (F48037, 4DF437, 37ABF4 and DF37F4)

Square Palette

Sun Orange square color palette has #4DF437 (Neon Green), #37ABF4 (Picton Blue) and #DF37F4 (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.

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Rainbow color

Sun Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Sun 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 Sun Orange Color


  • Transparent F6995FF6995F
  • Transparent F7A673F7A673
  • Transparent F8B387F8B387
  • Transparent FAC09BFAC09B
  • Transparent FBCCAFFBCCAF
  • Transparent FCD9C3FCD9C3
  • Transparent FDE6D7FDE6D7
  • Transparent FEF2EBFEF2EB


  • Transparent DD8046DD8046
  • Transparent D1804DD1804D
  • Transparent C68054C68054
  • Transparent BA805CBA805C
  • Transparent AE8063AE8063
  • Transparent A3806AA3806A
  • Transparent 978071978071
  • Transparent 8C80798C8079


  • Transparent C3662CC3662C
  • Transparent AB5A27AB5A27
  • Transparent 924D21924D21
  • Transparent 7A401C7A401C
  • Transparent 623316623316
  • Transparent 492611492611
  • Transparent 311A0B311A0B
  • Transparent 180D06180D06

Sun Orange Color Patterns

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    Sun Orange Gingham Checks

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    Sun Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Sun Orange Polka Dots Pattern

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    Sun Orange Honeycomb Pattern

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    Sun Orange Leaves Pattern

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    Sun Orange Houndstooth Pattern

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    Sun Orange Trellis Pattern

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    Sun Orange Plaid Pattern

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