Faux-Vampire black (#000b09) color information

#000b09 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Vampire black" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very dark black". When people spot this color, Vampire black (#000b09), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: prestige, modernism, emphasis on performance, clothing, and being formal. Colors labeled as "very dark black" are rarely tied to travel.

#000b09 Breakdown

#000b09 is made up of (0, 11, 9) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 18.18, 95.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2825 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000000. White should be used ontop of #000b09 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #000b09. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #000b09 luma #7.47
Websafe hex #000000 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 11, 9) Adobe RGB (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 4%, 4%) Closest named color Vampire black
rgba rgba(0.0, 11.0, 9.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 18.18, 95.69) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
hsv hsv(180.02, 100.00, 2.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 0.00, 360.00)
hsb hsb(180.02, 100.00, 4.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Vampire black (#000b09)

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" #000b09 and the second color is called the "compliment" #0a0000.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vampire black (#000b09)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #000b09 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #0a0000.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Vampire black (#000b09)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Vampire black (#000b09)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Vampire black (#000b09)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-Vampire black (#000b09)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #000b09 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #000b09

When you combine pure black with this color, #000b09, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #000b09

Tones are produced by blending #000b09 with gray

#000b09 in 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 #000b09 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#000b09 → #0a0000
#000b09 → #4c5452
#000b09 → #ffffff
#000b09 → #00050a
#000b09 → #000605
#000b09 → #000a05

How #000b09 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #000b09 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 #000b09 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#000b09 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.

#000b09might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Vampire black (#000b09)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#000b09. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#000b09 in programming

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 #000b09
Java new Color(0, 11, 9);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 11, 9);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:11 blue:9 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 11f, 9f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:11, blue:9, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $090b00
Python Color('#000b09')

Base Conversions of hex color #000b09

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #000b09. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2825 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 11, 9.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00001011 00001001
Hex 00 0b 09
Octal 0 13 11
Decimal 0 11 9

#000b09 Icons

If you're considering using #000b09 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Vampire black (#000b09) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #000b09 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 #000b09 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #000b09 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #000b09 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #000b09 background.
This text is hex color #000b09 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #000b09 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #000b09 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #000b09 and white (#ffffff) background.