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Coral (#FF7F50)

The various shades of the color coral are representations of the wide range of colors of the class of cnidarians also called corals. The complementary color of coral is turquoise. Subphylum/Classes[1] Anthozoa — corals and sea anemones Medusozoa:[2] Cubozoa — sea wasps or box jellyfish Hydrozoa — hydroids, hydra-like animals Polypodiozoa Scyphozoa — jellyfish Staurozoa — stalked jellyfish unranked: Myxozoa - parasites Cnidaria[3] (IPA: [4]) is a phylum containing some 11,000 species of apparently simple animals found exclusively in aquatic... Extant Subclasses and Orders Alcyonaria    Alcyonacea    Helioporacea Zoantharia    Antipatharia    Corallimorpharia    Scleractinia    Zoanthidea [1][2]  See Anthozoa for details For other uses, see Coral (disambiguation). ... Turquoise is a mid-value color blend of blue and green. ...

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Coral

Coral
About these coordinates
About these coordinates
— Color coordinates —
Hex triplet #FF7F50
B (r, g, b) (255, 127, 80)
HSV (h, s, v) (16°, 69%, 100%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

The web color coral is a light orange color. It is displayed at right. Web colors are colors used in designing web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors. ... For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Green (disambiguation). ... This article is about the colour. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An image with the hues cyclically shifted The hues in the image of this Painted Bunting are cyclically rotated with time. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Chromaticity. ... Brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to emit a given amount of light. ... Authors of web pages have a variety of options available for specifying colors for elements of web documents. ... Authors of web pages have a variety of options available for specifying colors for elements of web documents. ... The orange, the fruit from which the modern name of the orange colour comes. ... Color is an important part of the visual arts. ...


The first recorded use of coral as a color name in English was in 1513. [1]
The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... 1513 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Light Coral

Light Coral
About these coordinates
About these coordinates
— Color coordinates —
Hex triplet #F08080
B (r, g, b) (240, 128, 128)
HSV (h, s, v) (16°, 59%, 100%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

The web color light coral is displayed at right. Web colors are colors used in designing web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors. ... For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Green (disambiguation). ... This article is about the colour. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An image with the hues cyclically shifted The hues in the image of this Painted Bunting are cyclically rotated with time. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Chromaticity. ... Brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to emit a given amount of light. ... Authors of web pages have a variety of options available for specifying colors for elements of web documents. ...




Coral Pink

Coral Pink
About these coordinates
About these coordinates
— Color coordinates —
Hex triplet #F88379
B (r, g, b) (248, 131, 121)
HSV (h, s, v) (16°, 69%, 100%)
Source ISCC-NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

The color coral pink is displayed at right, a pinkish orange color. This is perhaps the most common color for corals. Web colors are colors used in designing web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors. ... For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Green (disambiguation). ... This article is about the colour. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An image with the hues cyclically shifted The hues in the image of this Painted Bunting are cyclically rotated with time. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Chromaticity. ... Brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to emit a given amount of light. ... This article is about the color. ...


The source of this color is the ISCC-NBS Dictionary of Color Names (1955), a Color dictionary used by stamp collectors to identify the colors of stamps--See sample of the color Coral Pink (color sample #26) displayed on indicated page: [1].


The complementary color of coral pink is teal. The first recorded use of coral pink as a color name in English was in 1892. [2] Complementary colors are pairs of colors that are of “opposite” hue in some color model. ... Teal, also called teal green, is a medium to dark greenish blue color of low saturation; a dark cyan. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Year 1892 (MDCCCXCII) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian Calendar (or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ...




Coral Red

Coral Red
About these coordinates
About these coordinates
— Color coordinates —
Hex triplet #FF4040
B (r, g, b) (255, 64, 64)
HSV (h, s, v) (3°, 82%, 100%)
Source FTHG
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

The color coral red is displayed at right. This is a representation of the color of red corals. Web colors are colors used in designing web pages, and the methods for describing and specifying those colors. ... For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Green (disambiguation). ... This article is about the colour. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... An image with the hues cyclically shifted The hues in the image of this Painted Bunting are cyclically rotated with time. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Chromaticity. ... Brightness is an attribute of visual perception in which a source appears to emit a given amount of light. ...


The source of this color is the web safe color chart displayed on the website of From the Heart Graphics: [2].


As a footnote, red coral is also found frequently in jewellery. In 2007 it has become a fashionable accessory, however a lot of the red coral jewellery is given the color by a dye made from red mangrove. It nevertheless remains an endangered species and caution should be exercised in buying natural red coral. Precious coral or red coral is the common name given to Corallium rubrum and several related species of marine coral. ... Above and below water view at the edge of the mangal. ... The Siberian Tiger is a subspecies of tiger that are critically endangered. ...




Shades of Coral Color Comparison Chart

  • Coral Pink (Hex: #F88379) (RGB: 248, 131, 121)
  • Light Coral (web color) (Hex: #F08080) (RGB: 240, 128, 128)
  • CORAL (web color) (Hex: #FF7F50) (RGB: 255, 127, 80)
  • Coral Red (Hex: #FF4040) (RGB: 255, 64, 64)

Coral in human culture

Interior Design Image File history File links Question_book-3. ... It has been suggested that Interior decoration be merged into this article or section. ...

  • Coral and coral pink are popular colors in interior design to give a calm feeling of warmth to a room.

Religion It has been suggested that Interior decoration be merged into this article or section. ...

  • In some sects of Hinduism, coral red instead of red is shown as being the color which represents the first (muladhara) chakra in Hindu philosophy.

This article discusses the adherents of Hinduism. ... For other uses, see Red (disambiguation). ... Muladhara chakra is shown as having four petals, bearing the Sanskrit letters va, sya, sha, and sa. ... For the Naruto jutsu, see Chakra (Naruto). ... Hindu philosophy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ...

References

  1. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930--McGraw Hill Page 193; Color Sample of Coral: Page 27 Plate 2 Color Sample J10
  2. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930--McGraw Hill Page 193; Color Sample of Coral Pink: Page 27 Plate 2 Color Sample F9

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See also

The following is a partial list of colors with associated articles. ...

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