Vermillion Orange

HEX #F9633B / RGB (249, 99, 59)

What is Vermillion Orange Color?

Vermillion Orange (Hex code: F9633B) Thumbnail

Vermillion Orange is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 16-1362 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Vermillion Orange color hex code is #F9633B with RGB (249, 99, 59). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

Vermillion Orange Color Codes

Hex Code#F9633B
RGB Values(249, 99, 59)
CMYK Values(0%, 60%, 76%, 2%)
HSV/HSB Values(13°, 76%, 98%)
Closest Web Safe#FF6633
Inverse Color#069CC4 [Blue-Green]
Pantone®16-1362 TCX
Closest RAL2003 [Pastel orange]
Complementary Color#3BD1F9 [Picton Blue]
Vermillion Orange Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Luma)#808080
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B6B6B6

Vermillion Orange Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of F9633B. Complementary color is 3BD1F9

Complementary Palette

The complement of Vermillion Orange is Picton Blue with the hex code #3BD1F9. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #F9633B color is offered by #3BD1F9. 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.

Analogous color palette with (F9633B, F9C23B and F93B72)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Vermillion Orange (#F9633B) are Saffron (#F9C23B) and Magic Potion (#F93B72). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Vermillion 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (F9633B, 3BF9C2 and 3B72F9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Vermillion Orange (#F9633B) are #3BF9C2 (Turquoise) and #3B72F9 (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.

Triadic color palette with (F9633B, 3BF963 and 633BF9)

Triadic Palette

Vermillion Orange triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3BF963 (UFO Green) and #633BF9 (Majorelle Blue) along with #F9633B create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (F9633B, 3BF963, 3BD1F9 and F93BD1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Vermillion Orange has four colors - #3BF963 (UFO Green), #3BD1F9 (Picton Blue) and #F93BD1 (Razzle Dazzle Rose) in addition to the base color (#F9633B). 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.

Square color palette with (F9633B, 72F93B, 3BD1F9 and C23BF9)

Square Palette

Vermillion Orange square color palette has #72F93B (Spring Frost), #3BD1F9 (Picton Blue) and #C23BF9 (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.

Rainbow color

Vermillion Orange Color Rainbow Palette

Our Vermillion 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Vermillion Orange Color


  • Transparent FA8262#FA8262
  • Transparent FB9276#FB9276
  • Transparent FBA189#FBA189
  • Transparent FCB19D#FCB19D
  • Transparent FDC1B1#FDC1B1
  • Transparent FDD0C4#FDD0C4
  • Transparent FEE0D8#FEE0D8
  • Transparent FEEFEB#FEEFEB


  • Transparent E16949#E16949
  • Transparent D56C50#D56C50
  • Transparent C96F57#C96F57
  • Transparent BD725E#BD725E
  • Transparent B07464#B07464
  • Transparent A4776B#A4776B
  • Transparent 987A72#987A72
  • Transparent 8C7D79#8C7D79


  • Transparent C74F2F#C74F2F
  • Transparent AE4529#AE4529
  • Transparent 953B23#953B23
  • Transparent 7D321E#7D321E
  • Transparent 642818#642818
  • Transparent 4B1E12#4B1E12
  • Transparent 32140C#32140C
  • Transparent 190A06#190A06

Vermillion Orange Color Patterns

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    Vermillion Orange Gingham Checks

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    Vermillion Orange Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Vermillion Orange Polka Dots Pattern

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    Vermillion Orange Honeycomb Pattern

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    Vermillion Orange Leaves Pattern

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    Vermillion Orange Houndstooth Pattern

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    Vermillion Orange Trellis Pattern

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    Vermillion Orange Plaid Pattern

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