Faux-Vampire black (#001016) color information

Hex color #001016 may be mistaken for "Vampire black" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark black". When people spot this color, Vampire black (#001016), in designs, 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.

Breakdown of Faux-Vampire black (#001016)

#001016 is made up of (0, 16, 22) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 27.27, 0.00, 91.37) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 4118 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000000. White should be used ontop of #001016 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #001016. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #001016 luma #11.88
Websafe hex #000000 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 16, 22) Adobe RGB (0.00, 7.00, 32.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 6%, 9%) Closest named color Vampire black
rgba rgba(0.0, 16.0, 22.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 0.00, -615.69)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 27.27, 0.00, 91.37) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 0.00, -14.30)
hsv hsv(200.00, 100.00, 4.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 14.30, 270.00)
hsb hsb(200.00, 100.00, 9.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Vampire black (#001016)

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" #001016 while the second is the "compliment" #160700.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Vampire black (#001016)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #001016 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #160700.

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 (#001016)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Vampire black (#001016)

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

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 (#001016)

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.

Lighter variations of #001016

When you combine pure white with this color, #001016, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #001016

Darker shades of #001016 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Vampire black (#001016)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #001016 with gray

Faux-Vampire black (#001016) 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 #001016 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#001016 → #160700
#001016 → #4c575b
#001016 → #ffffff
#001016 → #000316
#001016 → #00090d
#001016 → #001613

How #001016 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #001016 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 #001016 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Vampire black (#001016)

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

#001016might 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.

#001016 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#001016. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#001016 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 #001016
Java new Color(0, 16, 22);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 16, 22);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:16 blue:22 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 16f, 22f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:16, blue:22, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $161000
Python Color('#001016')

Base Conversions of hex color #001016

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #001016. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 4118 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 16, 22.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 00010000 00010110
Hex 00 10 16
Octal 0 20 26
Decimal 0 16 22

Icons incorporating the color #001016

If you're considering using #001016 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #001016 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #001016 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 #001016 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #001016 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #001016 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #001016 background.
This text is hex color #001016 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #001016 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #001016 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #001016 and white (#ffffff) background.