Everything about the color Coral

The meaning of the color Coral and color combinations to inspire your next design.

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Coral is a pink-orange color that gets its name from marine invertebrates decorating the bottom of the sea. It is fresh, invigorating, and feminine. The coral hex code is #FF7F50.


A dynamic and vibrant color, coral is particularly stunning when combined with tiffany blue and white. But it can also be combined with warm colors such as yellows. For a somber and versatile palette, combine coral with navy blue, taupes and grays. For a masculine feel, use coral as an accent to navy blue.

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Information about Coral / #FF7F50

In a RGB color space (made from three colored lights for red, green, and blue), hex #FF7F50 is made of 100% red, 49.8% green and 31.4% blue. In a CMYK color space (also known as process color, or four color, and used in color printing), hex #FF7F50 is made of 0% cyan, 50% magenta, 69% yellow and 0% black. Coral has a hue angle of 16.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 65.7%.

Color conversion

The hexadecimal color #FF7F50 has RGB values of R: 100, G: 49.8, B: 31.4 and CMYK values of C: 0, M: 0.5, Y: 0.69, K:0.




RGB Decimal

255, 127, 80


RGB Percentage

100, 49.8, 31.4

rgb(100%, 49.8%, 31.4%)


0, 50, 69, 0


16.1°, 100, 65.7

hsl(16.1°, 100%, 65.7%)

HSV (or HSB)

16.1°, 68.6, 100

Web Safe




67.295, 45.354, 47.493


50.282, 37.024, 12.086


0.506, 0.373, 37.024


67.295, 65.671, 46.32


67.295, 101.036, 44.417


60.847, 44.976, 28.562


11111111, 01111111, 01010000

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