Faux-Black (#050200) color information

Hex color #050200 is a variation of "Black" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark black". When people spot this color, Black (#050200), in advertisements, they might associate it with prestige, not being economical, portable devices, clothing, and having a sense of mystery. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for health care. Renaissance Hotels, Blackberry, and Postmates are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

#050200 Breakdown

#050200 is made up of (5, 2, 0) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 60.00, 100.00, 98.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 328192 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000000. White should be used ontop of #050200 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #050200. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #050200 luma #2.67
Websafe hex #000000 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(5, 2, 0) Adobe RGB (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(2%, 1%, 0%) Closest named color Black
rgba rgba(5.0, 2.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 60.00, 100.00, 98.04) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
hsv hsv(30.00, 100.00, 1.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 0.00, 360.00)
hsb hsb(30.00, 100.00, 2.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Black (#050200)

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" #050200 while the second is the "compliment" #000205.

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 Compliments of #Faux-Black (#050200)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #050200 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #000205.

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 (#050200)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 (#050200)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Black (#050200)

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 #050200

Lighter shades of #050200 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Black (#050200)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #050200 with black

Faux-Black (#050200)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #050200, tones are produced.

Gradients including #050200

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 #050200 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#050200 → #000205
#050200 → #504d4c
#050200 → #ffffff
#050200 → #050500
#050200 → #030100
#050200 → #050000

#050200 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #050200 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 #050200 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#050200 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.

#050200might 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 #050200

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#050200. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Channel 4
University of Dayton
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Texas Tech University
Princeton University
Renaissance Hotels
San Francisco 49ers
Microsoft Surface
San Francisco Giants
Yellow Pages
Stockton University
Wake Forest University
Ninjas in Pyjamas
NC State University
Knight Foundation
National Geographic
American Red Cross
Easy Jet
Sterling Hotels
Oxford University Press
Royal Mail
The Times
Continental AG
University of Waterloo
University of Cincinnati
Cartoon Network
Oregon State University
Atlanta Falcons
Purdue University

Programming Language Syntax for #050200

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 #050200
Java new Color(5, 2, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 5, 2, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:5 green:2 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(5f, 2f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:5, green:2, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $000205
Python Color('#050200')

Base Conversions of hex color #050200

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #050200. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 328192 while the individual RGB conversions are: 5, 2, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000101 00000010 00000000
Hex 05 02 00
Octal 5 2 0
Decimal 5 2 0

#050200 Icons

If you're considering using #050200 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Black (#050200) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #050200 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 #050200 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #050200 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #050200 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #050200 background.
This text is hex color #050200 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #050200 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #050200 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #050200 and white (#ffffff) background.