À L'Orange Color

#f2850d

À L'Orange is vibrant, warm-toned shade of orange. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with blue cyan, mid magenta or green cyan

Inverse Color #0d7af2
Complementary Color #0d79f2
Color Shade: orange (31.44° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 50% (better contrasting with white)
À L'Orange Color Sample
À L'Orange Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #f2850d

If you're looking for a similar orange shade, there are some better alternatives to À L'Orange Color. The Carona color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a warm red bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Beige Red (#de9408) for more energetic effect. Try Clarified Butter as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#0d79f2 is the best complementary color to À L'Orange. Blue cyan shades generally complement the orange hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #f2850d complementary color is Azure Radiance, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid red, orange, and mid yellow colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Tahiti Gold are #f2120d and #ecf20d. Thus found on the left and right of #f2850d on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Red and Ripe Lemon colors as they work well with À L'Orange.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary À L'Orange palette consists of #120df2 and #0decf2 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#0d79f2). Try Blue and Bright Turquoise colors in combination with #f2850d, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #f2850d offers a combination of violet and green cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the À L'Orange. Thus Electric Violet and Spring Green giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of À L'Orange contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Azure Radiance, Green, and Magenta / Fuchsia split by 90° on the color wheel. #f2850d square combo is a palette of orange, mid green, blue cyan and mid magenta shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. À L'Orange tetradic combo consists of blue cyan complementary color (#0d79f2) and two others. The Spring Green is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Razzmatazz – 120° from the complementary Azure Radiance. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #0df285 and #f20d79.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #f2850d is made of 62% red, 34% green and 3% blue. In a HSL mode À L'Orange has a hue angle of 31.44°, a saturation of 89.8% and a lightness of 50%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #f2850d is made of 0% cyan, 42.74% magenta, 89.8% yellow and 5.1% black ink.

HEX #f2850d
RGB Decimal rgb(242,133,13)
RGB Percentage 62%, 34%, 3%
CMYK 0, 42.74, 89.8, 5.1
HSL hsl(31.44,89.8%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(31.44,94.63%,94.9%)
CIE-LAB lab(66.2757,35.2865,70.7539)
XYZ xyz(45.0781,35.6814,4.8921)
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