Faux-Dark charcoal (#323031) color information

The hexidecimal color, #323031, is close to the color named "Dark charcoal" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "very dark gray". When people spot this color, Dark charcoal (#323031), in designs, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "very dark gray" are rarely tied to agriculture. Zomato, Arch Linux, and famo.us are some of the companies in our database that use this color.

Breakdown of #323031

#323031 is made up of (50, 48, 49) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 4.00, 2.00, 80.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3289137 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #323031 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #323031. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #323031 luma #48.66
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(50, 48, 49) Adobe RGB (55.00, 51.00, 50.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(20%, 19%, 19%) Closest named color Dark charcoal
rgba rgba(50.0, 48.0, 49.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (17.32, 1.56, 0.95)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 4.00, 2.00, 80.39) CIE-L*ab (20.04, 2.65, 1.74)
hsv hsv(0.00, 2.56, 19.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (20.04, 3.17, 33.29)
hsb hsb(0.00, 5.00, 20.00) CIE-L*uv (20.04, 3.31, 1.39)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Dark charcoal (#323031)

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" #323031 and the second color is called the "compliment" #303333.

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-Dark charcoal (#323031)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #323031 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #303333.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Dark charcoal (#323031)

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-Dark charcoal (#323031)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark charcoal (#323031)

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 #323031

Lighter shades are produced by blending #323031 with white

Darker shades of #323031

Darker shades are produced by blending #323031 with black

Tones of #323031

Tones are produced by blending #323031 with gray

Gradients including #323031

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 #323031 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#323031 → #303333
#323031 → #6f6e6e
#323031 → #ffffff
#323031 → #333130
#323031 → #1e1c1d
#323031 → #333031

How #323031 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #323031 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 #323031 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #323031

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

#323031might 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 #323031

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#323031. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Arch Linux
famo.us
Fitbit
Northwestern University
Texas A&M University
LinkedIn
Node.js
Virgin Money
XY Gaming
Discogs
Portfolium
Ubuntu
Zomato

Programming Language Syntax for #323031

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 #323031
Java new Color(50, 48, 49);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 50, 48, 49);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:50 green:48 blue:49 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(50f, 48f, 49f);
Swift UIColor(red:50, green:48, blue:49, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $313032
Python Color('#323031')

Base Conversions of hex color #323031

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #323031. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3289137 while the individual RGB conversions are: 50, 48, 49.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110010 00110000 00110001
Hex 32 30 31
Octal 62 60 61
Decimal 50 48 49

#323031 Icons

If you're considering using #323031 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Dark charcoal (#323031) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #323031 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 #323031 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #323031 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #323031 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #323031 background.
This text is hex color #323031 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #323031 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #323031 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #323031 and white (#ffffff) background.