Faux-Black chocolate (#26240d) color information

The hexidecimal color, #26240d, almost matches the color named "Black chocolate" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very dark orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Black chocolate (#26240d), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: excitement and enthusiasm, having confidence, creativity, playgrounds or fun environments, and health care. This color isn't popular for clothing.

Breakdown of #26240d

#26240d is made up of (38, 36, 13) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 5.26, 65.79, 85.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2499597 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333300. White should be used ontop of #26240d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #26240d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #26240d luma #33.96
Websafe hex #333300 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(38, 36, 13) Adobe RGB (49.00, 42.00, 28.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(15%, 14%, 5%) Closest named color Black chocolate
rgba rgba(38.0, 36.0, 13.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 1.27, 5.13)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 5.26, 65.79, 85.10) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 2.32, 12.40)
hsv hsv(54.00, 50.00, 10.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 12.62, 79.40)
hsb hsb(54.00, 66.67, 15.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, 6.19, 9.25)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black chocolate (#26240d)

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" #26240d and the second color is called the "compliment" #0c0f26.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black chocolate (#26240d)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #26240d is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #0c0f26.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Black chocolate (#26240d)

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 (#26240d)

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-Black chocolate (#26240d)

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.

Faux-Black chocolate (#26240d)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #26240d with white

Darker variations of #26240d

When you combine pure black with this color, #26240d, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #26240d

Tones of #26240d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#26240d 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 #26240d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#26240d → #0c0f26
#26240d → #676555
#26240d → #ffffff
#26240d → #1c260c
#26240d → #161507
#26240d → #26160c

Faux-Black chocolate (#26240d) in different environments

Seeing #26240d 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 #26240d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #26240d

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

#26240dmight 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-Black chocolate (#26240d)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#26240d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#26240d 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 #26240d
Java new Color(38, 36, 13);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 38, 36, 13);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:38 green:36 blue:13 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(38f, 36f, 13f);
Swift UIColor(red:38, green:36, blue:13, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0d2426
Python Color('#26240d')

Base Conversions of hex color #26240d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #26240d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2499597 while the individual RGB conversions are: 38, 36, 13.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00100110 00100100 00001101
Hex 26 24 0d
Octal 46 44 15
Decimal 38 36 13

Icons incorporating the color #26240d

If you're considering using #26240d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #26240d on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #26240d 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 #26240d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #26240d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #26240d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #26240d background.
This text is hex color #26240d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #26240d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #26240d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #26240d and white (#ffffff) background.