Faux-Raisin black (#232323) color information

Hex color #232323 looks similar to "Raisin black" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Raisin black (#232323), used in brand logos, they might associate it with something sweet, being nurtured, fun and playful, women, and energy. This color isn't popular for technology. YouTube, Ghost, and Nexar have ties to this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Raisin black (#232323)

#232323 is made up of (35, 35, 35) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 86.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2302755 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #232323 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #232323. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #232323 luma #34.97
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(35, 35, 35) Adobe RGB (46.00, 42.00, 41.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(14%, 14%, 14%) Closest named color Raisin black
rgba rgba(35.0, 35.0, 35.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 1.27, 0.77)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 86.27) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 2.32, 1.52)
hsv hsv(0.00, 0.00, 14.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 2.77, 33.23)
hsb hsb(0.00, 0.00, 14.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, 2.55, 1.08)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Raisin black (#232323)

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" #232323 and the second color is called the "compliment" #232323.

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-Raisin black (#232323)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #232323 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #232323.

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-Raisin black (#232323)

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-Raisin black (#232323)

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-Raisin black (#232323)

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.

Faux-Raisin black (#232323)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #232323, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Raisin black (#232323)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #232323, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #232323

When you combine pure gray with this color, #232323, tones are produced.

#232323 in 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 #232323 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#232323 → #232323
#232323 → #656565
#232323 → #ffffff
#232323 → #232323
#232323 → #151515
#232323 → #232323

#232323 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #232323 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 #232323 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Raisin black (#232323)

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

#232323might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Raisin black (#232323)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#232323. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

YouTube
Ghost
Nexar
Atos
SugarCRM
Netflix
Temple
CNN
Walmart
New Balance
The Audience Awards
Virgin Media
Volvo
Squarespace
Livestream
Delicious
Hulu
charity: water
Soulcycle
Twitch
Stack Overflow
Lloyd’s
Shazam

#232323 in programming

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 #232323
Java new Color(35, 35, 35);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 35, 35, 35);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:35 green:35 blue:35 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(35f, 35f, 35f);
Swift UIColor(red:35, green:35, blue:35, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $232323
Python Color('#232323')

Base Conversions of hex color #232323

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #232323. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2302755 while the individual RGB conversions are: 35, 35, 35.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00100011 00100011 00100011
Hex 23 23 23
Octal 43 43 43
Decimal 35 35 35

Icons incorporating the color #232323

If you're considering using #232323 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #232323 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #232323 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 #232323 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #232323 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #232323 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #232323 background.
This text is hex color #232323 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #232323 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #232323 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #232323 and white (#ffffff) background.