Faux-Charcoal (#33364b) color information

Hex color #33364b is very close to "Charcoal" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "very dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Charcoal (#33364b), in advertisements, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. Shades of "very dark gray". typically aren't associated with health care. Plasso and Lyft are a couple of companies using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of #33364b

#33364b is made up of (51, 54, 75) in RGB colorspace and (32.00, 28.00, 0.00, 70.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3356235 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #33364b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #33364b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #33364b luma #55.42
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(51, 54, 75) Adobe RGB (55.00, 58.00, 75.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(20%, 21%, 29%) Closest named color Charcoal
rgba rgba(51.0, 54.0, 75.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (20.00, 1.80, -8.14)
cmyk cmyk(32.00, 28.00, 0.00, 70.59) CIE-L*ab (23.67, 2.92, -11.72)
hsv hsv(233.33, 18.37, 24.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (23.67, 12.08, 283.99)
hsb hsb(233.33, 31.03, 29.00) CIE-L*uv (23.67, -2.96, -13.79)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Charcoal (#33364b)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #33364b while the second is the "compliment" #494733.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Charcoal (#33364b)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #33364b is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #494733.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Charcoal (#33364b)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Charcoal (#33364b)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Charcoal (#33364b)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #33364b

Lighter shades are produced by blending #33364b with white

Faux-Charcoal (#33364b)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #33364b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Charcoal (#33364b)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #33364b, tones are produced.

Faux-Charcoal (#33364b) 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 #33364b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#33364b → #494733
#33364b → #707281
#33364b → #ffffff
#33364b → #3b3349
#33364b → #1e202d
#33364b → #334149

#33364b in different lighting conditions

Seeing #33364b 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 #33364b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #33364b

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

#33364bmight 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.

#33364b 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#33364b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Plasso
Lyft

#33364b 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 #33364b
Java new Color(51, 54, 75);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 51, 54, 75);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:51 green:54 blue:75 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(51f, 54f, 75f);
Swift UIColor(red:51, green:54, blue:75, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4b3633
Python Color('#33364b')

Base Conversions of hex color #33364b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #33364b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3356235 while the individual RGB conversions are: 51, 54, 75.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110011 00110110 01001011
Hex 33 36 4b
Octal 63 66 113
Decimal 51 54 75

Icons incorporating the color #33364b

If you're considering using #33364b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #33364b on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #33364b 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 #33364b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #33364b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #33364b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #33364b background.
This text is hex color #33364b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #33364b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #33364b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #33364b and white (#ffffff) background.