Faux-Black (#000203) color information

Hex color #000203 may be mistaken for "Black" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark black". When people spot this color, Black (#000203), in brand logos, they might associate it with prestige, not being economical, portable devices, clothing, and having a sense of mystery. This color isn't popular for health care. Jawbone, Oracle, and Pac-12 have ties to this color.

#000203 Breakdown

#000203 is made up of (0, 2, 3) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 33.33, 0.00, 98.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 515 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000000. White should be used ontop of #000203 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #000203. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #000203 luma #1.51
Websafe hex #000000 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 2, 3) Adobe RGB (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 1%, 1%) Closest named color Black
rgba rgba(0.0, 2.0, 3.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 33.33, 0.00, 98.82) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
hsv hsv(180.02, 100.00, 0.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 0.00, 360.00)
hsb hsb(180.02, 100.00, 1.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black (#000203)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #000203 and the second color is called the "compliment" #020000.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black (#000203)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #000203 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #020000.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Black (#000203)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Black (#000203)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Black (#000203)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #000203

Lighter shades of #000203 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Black (#000203)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #000203 with black

Tones of #000203

When you combine pure gray with this color, #000203, tones are produced.

Gradients including #000203

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #000203 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#000203 → #020000
#000203 → #4c4d4e
#000203 → #ffffff
#000203 → #000102
#000203 → #000101
#000203 → #000201

#000203 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #000203 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #000203 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#000203 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#000203might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #000203

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#000203. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Jawbone
Oracle
Pac-12
Channel 4
University of Dayton
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Storyful
Texas Tech University
Pfizer
Princeton University
Digg
CNN
FiveThirtyEight
Renaissance Hotels
Blackberry
Postmates
San Francisco 49ers
Photobucket
Microsoft Surface
Case-Mate
Ello
Panasonic
LinkedIn
Canon
San Francisco Giants
Yellow Pages
Stockton University
Wake Forest University
Ninjas in Pyjamas
Nationwide
Puma
NC State University
Steam
Gibson
Wikipedia
Knight Foundation
Discogs
iDEAL
National Geographic
AngularJS
Instapaper
American Red Cross
MySpace
LEGO
Easy Jet
Spoken
Rolls-Royce
Sterling Hotels
Oxford University Press
Houzz
Fairmont
LastPass
IFTTT
Royal Mail
Fiskars
The Times
Continental AG
Vodafone
University of Waterloo
University of Cincinnati
Film4
Cartoon Network
Mojang
Oregon State University
Atlanta Falcons
Adidas
Purdue University
Sony
Fab.com

Programming Language Syntax for #000203

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #000203
Java new Color(0, 2, 3);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 2, 3);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:2 blue:3 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 2f, 3f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:2, blue:3, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $030200
Python Color('#000203')

Base Conversions of hex color #000203

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #000203. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 515 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 2, 3.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00000010 00000011
Hex 00 02 03
Octal 0 2 3
Decimal 0 2 3

Icons incorporating the color #000203

If you're considering using #000203 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #000203 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #000203 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #000203 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #000203 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #000203 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #000203 background.
This text is hex color #000203 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #000203 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #000203 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #000203 and white (#ffffff) background.