Color Name: Salmon

Hex Color Code: #FA8072

RGB Color Code: RGB(250, 128, 114)

CMYK Values*: 0.0%, 48.8%, 54.4%, 2.0%




Salmon is a reddish-orange color, named after the color of salmon flesh.

What color is Salmon?

Salmon color belongs to the Red color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Salmon is #FA8072, and the RGB color code is RGB(250, 128, 114).

In the RGB color model, Salmon has a red value of 250, a green value of 128, and a blue value of 114. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.0% cyan, 48.8% magenta, 54.4% yellow, and 2.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 6.2° (degrees), 93.2 % saturation, and 71.4 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Salmon has a hue of 6.2° (degrees), 54.4 % saturation and 98.0 % brightness/value.

Salmon is cool or warm?

The color Salmon is a warm color.

What is the LRV of Salmon?

Salmon has an LRV of nearly 37. By LRV value, it is a medium color.
Light Reflectance Value (LRV), indicates how light or dark a color will look on a scale of 0 (black) to 100 (white).





Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


Salmon color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY, HWB

RGBA - RGB(250, 128, 114)

Red 250 (98.0%)
Green 128 (50.2%)
Blue 114 (44.7%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)

HSL

Hue 6.18°
Saturation 93.15 %.
Lightness 71.37 %.
HWB H: 6.18°
W: 44.71 %
B: 1.96 %
LRV ~ 37 %
Munsell Color System 7.5R 7.0/12
XYZ X : 50.18
Y : 36.98
Z : 20.41
YXY Y1 : 36.98
X : 0.47
Y2 : 0.34
CMY C : 1.96%
M : 49.80%
Y : 55.29%

CMYK

Cyan 0.00%
Magenta 48.80%
Yellow 54.40%
Key 1.96%

HSV/HSB

Hue 6.18°
Saturation 54.40 %.
Brightness / Value 98.04 %.
CIE-Lab L : 67.26
A : 45.23
B : 29.09
CIE-Lch L : 67.26
C : 53.78
H : 32.74
CIE-Luv L : 67.26
U : 90.51
V : 27.37
Hunter-Lab L : 60.81
A : 40.89
B : 22.66








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Colors similar to Salmon


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ΔE - 1.59 (98.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.93 (96.1% similar)




Paint similar to Salmon


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Salmon . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore

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ΔE - 2.23 (97.8% similar)
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ΔE - 2.55 (97.4% similar)
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ΔE - 3.62 (96.4% similar)

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ΔE - 3.16 (96.8% similar)
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ΔE - 5.25 (94.8% similar)
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ΔE - 6.04 (94.0% similar)
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ΔE - 6.79 (93.2% similar)

Behr

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ΔE - 3.89 (96.1% similar)
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ΔE - 5.87 (94.1% similar)
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ΔE - 5.97 (94.0% similar)

Sherwin Williams

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ΔE - 5.57 (94.4% similar)
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ΔE - 6.24 (93.8% similar)
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ΔE - 6.40 (93.6% similar)







Color Combinations


View more Salmon - #FA8072 color palettes and color scheme combinations


Salmon fa8072 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.

Salmon fa8072 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.

Salmon fa8072 triadic Color Palette
Triadic Color Palette

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

Salmon fa8072 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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