Color Name: Bittersweet
Hex Color Code: #FE6F5E
RGB Color Code: RGB(254, 111, 94)
CMYK Values *: 0.0%, 56.3%, 63.0%, 0.4%




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Crayola formulated the color Bittersweet in 1958, and the color is part of Crayola Crayon's list.

What color is Bittersweet?

Bittersweet color belongs to the Orange color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Bittersweet is #FE6F5E, and the RGB color code is RGB(254, 111, 94).

In the RGB color model, Bittersweet has a red value of 254, a green value of 111, and a blue value of 94. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 56.3% magenta, 63.0% yellow, and 0.4% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 6.4° (degrees), 98.8 % saturation, and 68.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Bittersweet has a hue of 6.4° (degrees), 63.0 % saturation and 99.6 % brightness/value.

Bittersweet is cool or warm?

Bittersweet is a warm color.





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Bittersweet (Color - Crayola Crayons) color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(254, 111, 94)

Red 254 (99.6%)
Green 111 (43.5%)
Blue 94 (36.9%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 6.38°
Saturation 98.77 %.
Lightness 68.24 %.
HWB H: 6.38°
W: 36.86 %
B: 0.39 %
LRV ~ 33.2 %
Munsell Color System 7.5R 7.0/16
XYZ X : 48.58
Y : 33.25
Z : 14.45
YXY Y1 : 33.25
X : 0.5
Y2 : 0.35
CMY C : 0.39%
M : 56.47%
Y : 63.14%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 56.30%
Yellow 62.99%
Key 0.39%

HSV/HSB

Hue 6.38°
Saturation 62.99 %.
Brightness / Value 99.61 %.
CIE-Lab L : 64.36
A : 53.38
B : 36.55
CIE-Lch L : 64.36
C : 64.69
H : 34.4
CIE-Luv L : 64.36
U : 109.73
V : 32.04
Hunter-Lab L : 57.66
A : 49.47
B : 25.51








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Color Combinations


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Bittersweet fe6f5e Monochromatic Color Palette
Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Bittersweet fe6f5e Analogous Color Palette
Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Bittersweet fe6f5e triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Bittersweet fe6f5e tetradic Color Palette
Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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