Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13) color information

#291a13 is the hex color code that almost matches the color named "Black chocolate" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "very dark orange". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Black chocolate (#291a13), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: excitement and enthusiasm, friendliness, being centrally-located, playgrounds or fun environments, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth.

#291a13 Breakdown

#291a13 is made up of (41, 26, 19) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 36.59, 53.66, 83.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2693651 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333300. White should be used ontop of #291a13 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #291a13. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #291a13 luma #29.67
Websafe hex #333300 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(41, 26, 19) Adobe RGB (33.00, 31.00, 30.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(16%, 10%, 7%) Closest named color Black chocolate
rgba rgba(41.0, 26.0, 19.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (10.00, 0.90, 0.55)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 36.59, 53.66, 83.92) CIE-L*ab (8.99, 1.84, 1.21)
hsv hsv(20.00, 39.13, 11.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (8.99, 2.20, 33.33)
hsb hsb(20.00, 56.25, 16.00) CIE-L*uv (8.99, 1.48, 0.63)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13)

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" #291a13 and the second color is called the "compliment" #112128.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #291a13 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #112128.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13)

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 (#291a13)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13)

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 variations of #291a13

Lighter shades of #291a13 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #291a13

Darker shades of #291a13 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #291a13

Tones of #291a13 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13) 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 #291a13 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#291a13 → #112128
#291a13 → #695e59
#291a13 → #ffffff
#291a13 → #282411
#291a13 → #180f0b
#291a13 → #281115

Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13) in different environments

Seeing #291a13 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 #291a13 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#291a13 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#291a13might 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.

#291a13 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#291a13. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#291a13 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 #291a13
Java new Color(41, 26, 19);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 41, 26, 19);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:41 green:26 blue:19 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(41f, 26f, 19f);
Swift UIColor(red:41, green:26, blue:19, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $131a29
Python Color('#291a13')

Base Conversions of hex color #291a13

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #291a13. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2693651 while the individual RGB conversions are: 41, 26, 19.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00101001 00011010 00010011
Hex 29 1a 13
Octal 51 32 23
Decimal 41 26 19

#291a13 Icons

If you're considering using #291a13 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Black chocolate (#291a13) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #291a13 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 #291a13 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #291a13 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #291a13 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #291a13 background.
This text is hex color #291a13 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #291a13 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #291a13 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #291a13 and white (#ffffff) background.