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A comprehensive guide to hex color #290e05

About hex color #290e05 - Root beer

Hex color #290e05 has the name "Root beer". It's labeled as "black". When people from western culture see black in ads, they might associate it with: having value, modernism, sports or competition, transportation and cars, and having a sense of mystery. This color isn't popular for travel.

In RGB colorspace, the hexadecimal color #290e05 is created using 16.1% red, 5.5% green, and 2% blue. In CMYK colorspace, you can make the color using 0% cyan, 65.9% magenta, 87.8% yellow, and 83.9% black.
 

RGB Composition
   
16.1%
 
5.5%
 
2%
   
    R   G   B    
CMYK Composition
 
0%
 
65.9%
 
87.8%
83.9%
 
  C   M   Y   K  

#290e05 is made up of R: 41, G: 14, B: 5 in RGB colorspace and C: 0, M:65.85, Y:87.8, K:83.92 in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2690565 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #330000. This color is named "Root beer". White should be used ontop of #290e05 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #290e05. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #290e05
Websafe hex #330000
rgb 41, 14, 5
rgb percent (%) 16.02%, 5.47%, 1.95%
rgba R: 41, G: 14, B: 5, A: 1.0
CMYK C: 0, M:65.85, Y:87.8, K:83.92
hsv 15, 78.26, 9.02
hsb 15, 87.8, 16.08
luma 21.042
Black or white text? #ffffff
Adobe RGB 40, 22, 14
Closest named color Root beer
Hunter-Lab 8.92, 6.95, 4.33
CIE-L*ab 7.19, 13.08, 8.98
CIE-L*Ch(ab) 7.19, 15.87, 34.46
CIE-L*uv 7.19, 11.36, 4.91°

Some colors work better together. Here, you'll find color harmonies and schemes specific to the hex color #290e05. These color palettes have been mathematically proven to pair well in designs.
 

Complimentary

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" #290e05 and the second color is called the "compliment" #052029.

Design Tip: It's not a good idea to use one of these colors for text and the other for the background.

#052029
#290e05

Split Complimentary

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #290e05 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #052029.

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

#050e29
#290e05
#052920

Triadic

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

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

#0e0529
#290e05
#05290e

Tetradic

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

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

#290520
#052029
#05290e
#290e05

Analagous

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.

Design Tip: This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

#29050e
#290e05
#292005

When designing or marketing products, especially on a worldwide platform like Amazon, color is important. This section contains links to Amazon products that have some relation to one of the attributes of the color #290e05: "transportation and cars".
 

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Seeing darker, lighter, and tinted variations of the hex color #290e05 can help you with your creative processes. Remember, you can click on a color to be taken to its own page full of unique color information.
 

Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #290e05 with black #000000.

#080201
#0c0401
#100502
#140702
#180803
#1c0903
#200b04
#240c04

Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #290e05 with white #FFFFFF.

#533e37
#695650
#7e6e69
#948682
#a99e9b
#beb6b4
#d4cecd
#e9e6e6

Tones

Tones are produced by blending #290e05 with gray #808080.

#6e6967
#655d5b
#5d524e
#544742
#4b3b36
#433029
#3a241d
#311911

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 #290e05 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the Color Harmonies section above.

Below each gradient is the CSS color code that was used to create it. You can copy and paste it so it can be used in designs of your own.

For more information on how to apply gradients, visit the w3schools.com page on CSS gradients.

Seeing #290e05 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 #290e05 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions. For example, #290e05 appears as #2a0d02 when in old daylight and as #280e0b when in cool fluorescent.

Incandescent/tungsten
Old direct sunlight at noon
Old daylight
ICC profile PCS
Mid-morning daylight
Daylight, sRGB, Adobe-RGB
North sky daylight
Equal energy
Daylight Fluorescent
Cool fluorescent
White Fluorescent
Warm White Fluorescent
Daylight Fluorescent
Lite White Fluorescent
Daylight fluorescent, D65 simulator
Sylvania F40, D50 simulator
Cool White Fluorescent
Ultralume 50, Philips TL85
Ultralume 40, Philips TL84
Ultralume 30, Philips TL83
Data used in calculating these colors comes courtesy of Easy RGB.

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated. View a list of all 1,500+ named colors.

Closest named colors to #290e05

#290e05 might 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.

Root beer
Licorice
Black bean
Black chocolate
Dark sienna
Smoky black
French Middle Red Purple
Chinese black

Furthest named colors to #290e05

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from #290e05. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

White
Baby powder
Lotion
Snow
Tooth
Milk
Azure mist
Ghost white

Colors are important to brands and the messages they convey. Brand recognition and colors go hand-in-hand. Knowing what brands are using #290e05, or a color similar, can help you in determining whether the color is appropriate to your design.

Brand data comes courtesy of Brand Colors. Brands linked may not be suitable for all ages and in no way affiliated with 2020 Colors.

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.

HTML, CSS #290e05
Java new Color(41, 14, 5)
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 41, 14, 5);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0.1608 green:0.0549 blue:0.0196 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0.1608f, 0.0549f, 0.0196f);
Swift UIColor(red:0.1608, green:0.0549, blue:0.0196, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $050E29
Python Color('#290e05')

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #290e05. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2690565 while the individual RGB conversions are: 41, 14, 5.

BaseRedGreenBlue
Binary001010010000111000000101
Hex290e05
Octal51165
Decimal41145

If you're considering using #290e05 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Icons courtesy of Font Awesome.

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #290e05 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below.

This text is hex color #290e05 on a solid black (#000000) background.

This text is hex color #290e05 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #290e05 background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #290e05 background.

This text is hex color #290e05 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is hex color #290e05 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #290e05 and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #290e05 and white (#ffffff) background.

Patterns courtesy of Hero Patterns.

If you're a web developer, you might find it useful to see elements like buttons and check boxes in the color #290e05.

Buttons

The HTML and CSS used to create these elements comes from w3schools.com.
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