Faux-Vampire black (#060016) color information

#060016 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Vampire black" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very dark purple". When people spot this color, Vampire black (#060016), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: being successful, calming down and soothing, states of pure consciousness, cutting-edge, and travel. Shades of "very dark purple". typically aren't associated with energy.

#060016 Breakdown

#060016 is made up of (6, 0, 22) in RGB colorspace and (72.73, 100.00, 0.00, 91.37) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 393238 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000000. White should be used ontop of #060016 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #060016. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #060016 luma #4.28
Websafe hex #000000 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(6, 0, 22) Adobe RGB (0.00, 7.00, 32.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(2%, 0%, 9%) Closest named color Vampire black
rgba rgba(6.0, 0.0, 22.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 0.00, -615.69)
cmyk cmyk(72.73, 100.00, 0.00, 91.37) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 0.00, -14.30)
hsv hsv(253.33, 100.00, 4.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 14.30, 270.00)
hsb hsb(253.33, 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 (#060016)

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" #060016 and the second color is called the "compliment" #111600.

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 (#060016)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #060016 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #111600.

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 (#060016)

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 (#060016)

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 (#060016)

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 (#060016)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #060016 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #060016

When you combine pure black with this color, #060016, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #060016

Tones are produced by blending #060016 with gray

#060016 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 #060016 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#060016 → #111600
#060016 → #504c5b
#060016 → #ffffff
#060016 → #100016
#060016 → #03000d
#060016 → #000616

How #060016 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #060016 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 #060016 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#060016 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.

#060016might 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 (#060016)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#060016. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#060016 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 #060016
Java new Color(6, 0, 22);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 6, 0, 22);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:6 green:0 blue:22 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(6f, 0f, 22f);
Swift UIColor(red:6, green:0, blue:22, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $160006
Python Color('#060016')

Base Conversions of hex color #060016

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #060016. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 393238 while the individual RGB conversions are: 6, 0, 22.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000110 00000000 00010110
Hex 06 00 16
Octal 6 0 26
Decimal 6 0 22

Icons incorporating the color #060016

If you're considering using #060016 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #060016 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #060016 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 #060016 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #060016 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #060016 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #060016 background.
This text is hex color #060016 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #060016 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #060016 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #060016 and white (#ffffff) background.