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Tangerine Color

HEX #FA9336 / RGB (250, 147, 54)

Tangerine fruit

What is Tangerine Color?

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Tangerine has the hex code #FA9336. The equivalent RGB values are (250, 147, 54), which means it is composed of 55% red, 33% green and 12% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:41 Y:78 K:2. In the HSV/HSB scale, Tangerine has a hue of 28°, 78% saturation and a brightness value of 98%.
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.

Tangerine is a vivid orange color representative of the color of the fruit. It can be used on a web page with HTML and/or CSS by its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

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Tangerine Color Codes

Hex Code#FA9336
RGB Values(250, 147, 54)
CMYK Values(0%, 41%, 78%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(28°, 78%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FF9933
Inverse Color#056CC9 [True Blue]
Closest Pantone®715 C
Closest RAL1033 [Dahlia yellow]
Complementary Color#369DFA [Brilliant Azure]
Tangerine Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#969696
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Luma)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CACACA

Tangerine Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of FA9336. Complementary color is 369DFA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Tangerine is Brilliant Azure with the hex code #369DFA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #FA9336 color is offered by #369DFA. 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 (FA9336, FAF536 and FA363B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Tangerine (#FA9336) are Maximum Yellow (#FAF536) and Coral Red (#FA363B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Tangerine 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 (FA9336, 36FAF5 and 363BFA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Tangerine (#FA9336) are #36FAF5 (Fluorescent Blue) and #363BFA (Palatinate 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 (FA9336, 36FA93 and 9336FA)

Triadic Palette

Tangerine triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #36FA93 (Eucalyptus) and #9336FA (Purple (X11)) along with #FA9336 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 (FA9336, 36FA93, 369DFA and FA369D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Tangerine has four colors - #36FA93 (Eucalyptus), #369DFA (Brilliant Azure) and #FA369D (Rose Bonbon) in addition to the base color (#FA9336). 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 (FA9336, 3BFA36, 369DFA and F536FA)

Square Palette

Tangerine square color palette has #3BFA36 (Neon Green), #369DFA (Brilliant Azure) and #F536FA (Purple Pizzazz). 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

Tangerine Color Rainbow Palette

Our Tangerine 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 Tangerine Color


  • Transparent FBA95EFBA95E
  • Transparent FCB372FCB372
  • Transparent FCBE86FCBE86
  • Transparent FDC99BFDC99B
  • Transparent FDD4AFFDD4AF
  • Transparent FEDFC3FEDFC3
  • Transparent FEE9D7FEE9D7
  • Transparent FFF4EBFFF4EB


  • Transparent E28F45E28F45
  • Transparent D58D4CD58D4C
  • Transparent C98B54C98B54
  • Transparent BD8A5BBD8A5B
  • Transparent B18862B18862
  • Transparent A5866AA5866A
  • Transparent 988471988471
  • Transparent 8C82798C8279


  • Transparent C8762BC8762B
  • Transparent AF6726AF6726
  • Transparent 965820965820
  • Transparent 7D4A1B7D4A1B
  • Transparent 643B16643B16
  • Transparent 4B2C104B2C10
  • Transparent 321D0B321D0B
  • Transparent 190F05190F05

Tangerine Color Patterns

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    Tangerine Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Tangerine Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tangerine Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tangerine Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tangerine Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tangerine Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tangerine Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Tangerine Plaid Pattern

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