Faux-Smoky black (#100c01) color information

Hex color #100c01 is very close to "Smoky black" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very dark brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Smoky black (#100c01), in media, they might associate it with being natural, rugged, something stand-out, argiculture, and outdoors. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel.

Breakdown of Faux-Smoky black (#100c01)

#100c01 is made up of (16, 12, 1) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 25.00, 93.75, 93.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1051649 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #000000. White should be used ontop of #100c01 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #100c01. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #100c01 luma #11.94
Websafe hex #000000 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(16, 12, 1) Adobe RGB (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(6%, 5%, 0%) Closest named color Smoky black
rgba rgba(16.0, 12.0, 1.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 25.00, 93.75, 93.73) CIE-L*ab (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
hsv hsv(50.00, 100.00, 3.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (0.00, 0.00, 360.00)
hsb hsb(50.00, 100.00, 6.00) CIE-L*uv (0.00, 0.00, 0.00)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Smoky black (#100c01)

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" #100c01 and the second color is called the "compliment" #00020f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Smoky black (#100c01)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #100c01 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #00020f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Smoky black (#100c01)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Smoky black (#100c01)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Smoky black (#100c01)

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 shades of #100c01

When you combine pure white with this color, #100c01, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #100c01

Darker shades are produced by blending #100c01 with black

Tones of #100c01

Tones of #100c01 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #100c01

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 #100c01 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#100c01 → #00020f
#100c01 → #57544d
#100c01 → #ffffff
#100c01 → #0a0f00
#100c01 → #090700
#100c01 → #0f0500

Faux-Smoky black (#100c01) in different environments

Seeing #100c01 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 #100c01 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Smoky black (#100c01)

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

#100c01might 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 #100c01

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#100c01. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #100c01

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 #100c01
Java new Color(16, 12, 1);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 16, 12, 1);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:16 green:12 blue:1 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(16f, 12f, 1f);
Swift UIColor(red:16, green:12, blue:1, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $010c10
Python Color('#100c01')

Base Conversions of hex color #100c01

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #100c01. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1051649 while the individual RGB conversions are: 16, 12, 1.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010000 00001100 00000001
Hex 10 0c 01
Octal 20 14 1
Decimal 16 12 1

#100c01 Icons

If you're considering using #100c01 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Smoky black (#100c01) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #100c01 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 #100c01 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #100c01 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #100c01 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #100c01 background.
This text is hex color #100c01 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #100c01 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #100c01 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #100c01 and white (#ffffff) background.