Faux-Black chocolate (#162100) color information

Hex color #162100 should not to be confused with "Black chocolate" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very dark brown". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Black chocolate (#162100), in brand logos, 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-Black chocolate (#162100)

#162100 is made up of (22, 33, 0) in RGB colorspace and (33.33, 0.00, 100.00, 87.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1450240 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #003300. White should be used ontop of #162100 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #162100. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #162100 luma #25.95
Websafe hex #003300 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(22, 33, 0) Adobe RGB (38.00, 30.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(9%, 13%, 0%) Closest named color Black chocolate
rgba rgba(22.0, 33.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 0.90, 6.70)
cmyk cmyk(33.33, 0.00, 100.00, 87.06) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 1.84, 15.50)
hsv hsv(78.49, 100.00, 6.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 15.61, 83.23)
hsb hsb(78.49, 100.00, 13.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, 6.10, 11.01)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Black chocolate (#162100)

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" #162100 and the second color is called the "compliment" #090021.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black chocolate (#162100)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #162100 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #090021.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Black chocolate (#162100)

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-Black chocolate (#162100)

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-Black chocolate (#162100)

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 #162100

When you combine pure white with this color, #162100, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #162100

Darker shades are produced by blending #162100 with black

Tones of #162100

Tones of #162100 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #162100

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 #162100 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#162100 → #090021
#162100 → #5b634c
#162100 → #ffffff
#162100 → #062100
#162100 → #0d1300
#162100 → #211a00

Faux-Black chocolate (#162100) in different environments

Seeing #162100 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 #162100 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Black chocolate (#162100)

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

#162100might 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 #162100

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#162100. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #162100

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 #162100
Java new Color(22, 33, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 22, 33, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:22 green:33 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(22f, 33f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:22, green:33, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $002116
Python Color('#162100')

Base Conversions of hex color #162100

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #162100. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1450240 while the individual RGB conversions are: 22, 33, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010110 00100001 00000000
Hex 16 21 00
Octal 26 41 0
Decimal 22 33 0

#162100 Icons

If you're considering using #162100 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Black chocolate (#162100) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #162100 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 #162100 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #162100 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #162100 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #162100 background.
This text is hex color #162100 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #162100 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #162100 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #162100 and white (#ffffff) background.