Faux-Black chocolate (#182600) color information

#182600 is the hex color code that looks similar to "Black chocolate" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "very dark green". When people from western culture see this color, Black chocolate (#182600), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of tranquility, personal growth, healing, the home, and various cultures. This color isn't popular for transportation and cars.

#182600 Breakdown

#182600 is made up of (24, 38, 0) in RGB colorspace and (36.84, 0.00, 100.00, 85.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1582592 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #003300. White should be used ontop of #182600 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #182600. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #182600 luma #29.48
Websafe hex #003300 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(24, 38, 0) Adobe RGB (30.00, 50.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(9%, 15%, 0%) Closest named color Black chocolate
rgba rgba(24.0, 38.0, 0.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, -11.55, 9.48)
cmyk cmyk(36.84, 0.00, 100.00, 85.10) CIE-L*ab (15.49, -26.16, 26.70)
hsv hsv(84.02, 100.00, 7.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 37.38, 134.41)
hsb hsb(84.02, 100.00, 15.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -13.85, 22.61)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black chocolate (#182600)

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" #182600 and the second color is called the "compliment" #0f0026.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black chocolate (#182600)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #182600 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #0f0026.

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 chocolate (#182600)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 chocolate (#182600)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Black chocolate (#182600)

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 #182600

Lighter shades of #182600 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Black chocolate (#182600)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #182600 with black

Tones of #182600

When you combine pure gray with this color, #182600, tones are produced.

Gradients including #182600

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 #182600 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#182600 → #0f0026
#182600 → #5d674c
#182600 → #ffffff
#182600 → #032600
#182600 → #0e1600
#182600 → #262200

#182600 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #182600 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 #182600 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#182600 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.

#182600might 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 #182600

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#182600. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #182600

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 #182600
Java new Color(24, 38, 0);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 24, 38, 0);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:24 green:38 blue:0 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(24f, 38f, 0f);
Swift UIColor(red:24, green:38, blue:0, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $002618
Python Color('#182600')

Base Conversions of hex color #182600

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #182600. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1582592 while the individual RGB conversions are: 24, 38, 0.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00011000 00100110 00000000
Hex 18 26 00
Octal 30 46 0
Decimal 24 38 0

Icons incorporating the color #182600

If you're considering using #182600 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #182600 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #182600 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 #182600 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #182600 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #182600 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #182600 background.
This text is hex color #182600 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #182600 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #182600 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #182600 and white (#ffffff) background.