Faux-Black chocolate (#142800) color information

Hex color #142800 is close to the color named "Black chocolate" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark green". When people spot this color, Black chocolate (#142800), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with positive health, the environment, fruitfulness, energy, and being passive and non-confrontational. Colors labeled as "very dark green" are rarely tied to clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Black chocolate (#142800)

#142800 is made up of (20, 40, 0) in RGB colorspace and (50.00, 0.00, 100.00, 84.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1320960 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #003300. White should be used ontop of #142800 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #142800. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #142800 luma #29.46
Websafe hex #003300 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(20, 40, 0) Adobe RGB (30.00, 50.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(8%, 16%, 0%) Closest named color Black chocolate
rgba rgba(20.0, 40.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, -11.55, 9.48)
cmyk cmyk(50.00, 0.00, 100.00, 84.31) CIE-L*ab (15.49, -26.16, 26.70)
hsv hsv(90.02, 100.00, 8.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 37.38, 134.41)
hsb hsb(90.02, 100.00, 16.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -13.85, 22.61)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Black chocolate (#142800)

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" #142800 while the second is the "compliment" #140028.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Black chocolate (#142800)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #142800 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #140028.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Black chocolate (#142800)

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-Black chocolate (#142800)

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-Black chocolate (#142800)

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 #142800

When you combine pure white with this color, #142800, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #142800

Darker shades of #142800 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Black chocolate (#142800)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #142800 with gray

Faux-Black chocolate (#142800) 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 #142800 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#142800 → #140028
#142800 → #5a684c
#142800 → #ffffff
#142800 → #002800
#142800 → #0c1800
#142800 → #282800

How #142800 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #142800 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 #142800 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Black chocolate (#142800)

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

#142800might 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.

#142800 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#142800. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#142800 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 #142800
Java new Color(20, 40, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 20, 40, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:20 green:40 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(20f, 40f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:20, green:40, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $002814
Python Color('#142800')

Base Conversions of hex color #142800

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #142800. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1320960 while the individual RGB conversions are: 20, 40, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010100 00101000 00000000
Hex 14 28 00
Octal 24 50 0
Decimal 20 40 0

#142800 Icons

If you're considering using #142800 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Black chocolate (#142800) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #142800 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 #142800 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #142800 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #142800 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #142800 background.
This text is hex color #142800 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #142800 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #142800 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #142800 and white (#ffffff) background.