Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b) color information

#20212b is the hex color code that is a variation of "Dark gunmetal" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very dark pink". When people spot this color, Dark gunmetal (#20212b), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: love, being nurtured, pretty, femininity, and energy. Shades of "very dark pink". typically aren't associated with finance. GeneratePress and Stack Overflow use this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)

#20212b is made up of (32, 33, 43) in RGB colorspace and (25.58, 23.26, 0.00, 83.14) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2105643 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #20212b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #20212b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #20212b luma #33.80
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(32, 33, 43) Adobe RGB (42.00, 42.00, 50.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(13%, 13%, 17%) Closest named color Dark gunmetal
rgba rgba(32.0, 33.0, 43.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 1.27, -3.58)
cmyk cmyk(25.58, 23.26, 0.00, 83.14) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 2.32, -6.12)
hsv hsv(240.00, 13.33, 15.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 6.54, 290.76)
hsb hsb(240.00, 23.53, 17.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -0.55, -5.90)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)

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" #20212b while the second is the "compliment" #2b2b21.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #20212b is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2b2b21.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)

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 #20212b

When you combine pure white with this color, #20212b, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #20212b

Darker shades are produced by blending #20212b with black

Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)'s Tones

Tones of #20212b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #20212b

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 #20212b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#20212b → #2b2b21
#20212b → #62636a
#20212b → #ffffff
#20212b → #26212b
#20212b → #131319
#20212b → #21262b

Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b) in different environments

Seeing #20212b 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 #20212b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark gunmetal (#20212b)

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

#20212bmight 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 #20212b

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#20212b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #20212b

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 #20212b
Java new Color(32, 33, 43);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 32, 33, 43);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:32 green:33 blue:43 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(32f, 33f, 43f);
Swift UIColor(red:32, green:33, blue:43, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2b2120
Python Color('#20212b')

Base Conversions of hex color #20212b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #20212b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2105643 while the individual RGB conversions are: 32, 33, 43.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00100000 00100001 00101011
Hex 20 21 2b
Octal 40 41 53
Decimal 32 33 43

Icons incorporating the color #20212b

If you're considering using #20212b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #20212b on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #20212b 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 #20212b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #20212b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #20212b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #20212b background.
This text is hex color #20212b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #20212b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #20212b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #20212b and white (#ffffff) background.