Faux-Raisin black (#2b2121) color information

The hexidecimal color, #2b2121, may be mistaken for "Raisin black" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "very dark pink". When people spot this color, Raisin black (#2b2121), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: love, romance, soft or fluffy, femininity, and health care. Shades of "very dark pink". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars. Twitch is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of #2b2121

#2b2121 is made up of (43, 33, 33) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 23.26, 23.26, 83.14) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2826529 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #2b2121 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #2b2121. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #2b2121 luma #35.96
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(43, 33, 33) Adobe RGB (46.00, 42.00, 41.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(17%, 13%, 13%) Closest named color Raisin black
rgba rgba(43.0, 33.0, 33.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (14.14, 1.27, 0.77)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 23.26, 23.26, 83.14) CIE-L*ab (15.49, 2.32, 1.52)
hsv hsv(0.00, 13.33, 15.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (15.49, 2.77, 33.23)
hsb hsb(0.00, 23.53, 17.00) CIE-L*uv (15.49, 2.55, 1.08)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Raisin black (#2b2121)

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" #2b2121 and the second color is called the "compliment" #212b2b.

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-Raisin black (#2b2121)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #2b2121 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #212b2b.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Raisin black (#2b2121)

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-Raisin black (#2b2121)

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-Raisin black (#2b2121)

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 shades of #2b2121

Lighter shades are produced by blending #2b2121 with white

Darker shades of #2b2121

Darker shades are produced by blending #2b2121 with black

Tones of #2b2121

Tones are produced by blending #2b2121 with gray

Gradients including #2b2121

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 #2b2121 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#2b2121 → #212b2b
#2b2121 → #6a6363
#2b2121 → #ffffff
#2b2121 → #2b2621
#2b2121 → #191313
#2b2121 → #2b2126

How #2b2121 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #2b2121 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 #2b2121 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #2b2121

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

#2b2121might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #2b2121

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#2b2121. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #2b2121

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 #2b2121
Java new Color(43, 33, 33);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 43, 33, 33);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:43 green:33 blue:33 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(43f, 33f, 33f);
Swift UIColor(red:43, green:33, blue:33, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $21212b
Python Color('#2b2121')

Base Conversions of hex color #2b2121

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #2b2121. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2826529 while the individual RGB conversions are: 43, 33, 33.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00101011 00100001 00100001
Hex 2b 21 21
Octal 53 41 41
Decimal 43 33 33

Icons incorporating the color #2b2121

If you're considering using #2b2121 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #2b2121 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #2b2121 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 #2b2121 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #2b2121 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #2b2121 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #2b2121 background.
This text is hex color #2b2121 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #2b2121 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #2b2121 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #2b2121 and white (#ffffff) background.