Wednesday, February 04, 2015

Scarlet (color)

Scarlet is a bright red with a slightly orange tinge. In the spectrum of visible light, and on the traditional color wheel, it is one-fourth of the way between red and orange, slightly less orange than vermilion.

Hex triplet #FF2400
sRGB (r, g, b) (255, 36, 0)
CMYK (c, m, y, k) (0, 86, 100, 0)
HSV (h, s, v) (8.5°, 100%, 100%)

Scarlet, on a traditional color wheel, is one quarter of the way between the colors red and orange. It is the color worn by a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. This is Cardinal Théodore-Adrien Sarr of Senegal.


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