Faux-Charleston green (#26262f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #26262f, is very close to "Charleston green" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Charleston green (#26262f), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: warmth, being nurtured, soft or fluffy, limiting, and energy. This color isn't popular for transportation and cars. New York Post, InVision, and Plex have ties to this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Charleston green (#26262f)

#26262f is made up of (38, 38, 47) in RGB colorspace and (19.15, 19.15, 0.00, 81.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2500143 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #26262f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #26262f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #26262f luma #38.98
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(38, 38, 47) Adobe RGB (42.00, 42.00, 50.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(15%, 15%, 18%) Closest named color Charleston green
rgba rgba(38.0, 38.0, 47.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 1.27, -3.58)
cmyk cmyk(19.15, 19.15, 0.00, 81.57) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 2.32, -6.12)
hsv hsv(240.00, 9.09, 16.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 6.54, 290.76)
hsb hsb(240.00, 16.67, 18.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, -0.55, -5.90)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Charleston green (#26262f)

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" #26262f and the second color is called the "compliment" #2d2d26.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Charleston green (#26262f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #26262f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2d2d26.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Charleston green (#26262f)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Charleston green (#26262f)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Charleston green (#26262f)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #26262f

When you combine pure white with this color, #26262f, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #26262f

Darker shades of #26262f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #26262f

Tones are produced by blending #26262f with gray

Faux-Charleston green (#26262f) 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 #26262f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#26262f → #2d2d26
#26262f → #67676d
#26262f → #ffffff
#26262f → #2a262d
#26262f → #16161c
#26262f → #262a2d

How #26262f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #26262f 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 #26262f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Charleston green (#26262f)

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

#26262fmight 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.

#26262f popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#26262f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Mapbox
Discord
New York Post
InVision
Plex

#26262f in coding

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 #26262f
Java new Color(38, 38, 47);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 38, 38, 47);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:38 green:38 blue:47 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(38f, 38f, 47f);
Swift UIColor(red:38, green:38, blue:47, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2f2626
Python Color('#26262f')

Base Conversions of hex color #26262f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #26262f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2500143 while the individual RGB conversions are: 38, 38, 47.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00100110 00100110 00101111
Hex 26 26 2f
Octal 46 46 57
Decimal 38 38 47

Icons incorporating the color #26262f

If you're considering using #26262f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #26262f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #26262f 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 #26262f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #26262f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #26262f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #26262f background.
This text is hex color #26262f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #26262f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #26262f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #26262f and white (#ffffff) background.