Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b) color information

#000a1b is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Vampire black" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "very dark blue". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Vampire black (#000a1b), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: serenity, coldness, self-expression, health care, and widely-used. Shades of "very dark blue". typically aren't associated with cars.

#000a1b Breakdown

#000a1b is made up of (0, 10, 27) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 62.96, 0.00, 89.41) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2587 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000033. White should be used ontop of #000a1b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #000a1b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #000a1b luma #8.92
Websafe hex #000033 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 10, 27) Adobe RGB (0.00, 7.00, 32.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 4%, 11%) Closest named color Vampire black
rgba rgba(0.0, 10.0, 27.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 0.00, -615.69)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 62.96, 0.00, 89.41) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 0.00, -14.30)
hsv hsv(218.18, 100.00, 5.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 14.30, 270.00)
hsb hsb(218.18, 100.00, 11.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #000a1b while the second is the "compliment" #1c1100.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #000a1b is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #1c1100.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter variations of #000a1b

Lighter shades of #000a1b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #000a1b

Darker shades of #000a1b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b)'s Tones

Tones of #000a1b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b) Gradients

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 #000a1b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#000a1b → #1c1100
#000a1b → #4c535f
#000a1b → #ffffff
#000a1b → #03001c
#000a1b → #000610
#000a1b → #00181c

Faux-Vampire black (#000a1b) in different environments

Seeing #000a1b 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 #000a1b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#000a1b 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.

#000a1bmight 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.

#000a1b popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#000a1b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#000a1b in coding

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 #000a1b
Java new Color(0, 10, 27);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 10, 27);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:10 blue:27 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 10f, 27f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:10, blue:27, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1b0a00
Python Color('#000a1b')

Base Conversions of hex color #000a1b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #000a1b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2587 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 10, 27.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00001010 00011011
Hex 00 0a 1b
Octal 0 12 33
Decimal 0 10 27

Icons incorporating the color #000a1b

If you're considering using #000a1b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #000a1b on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #000a1b 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 #000a1b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #000a1b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #000a1b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #000a1b background.
This text is hex color #000a1b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #000a1b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #000a1b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #000a1b and white (#ffffff) background.