Faux-Charcoal (#354745) color information

The hexidecimal color, #354745, should not to be confused with "Charcoal" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Charcoal (#354745), in branding, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Colors labeled as "very dark gray" are rarely tied to agriculture.

Breakdown of #354745

#354745 is made up of (53, 71, 69) in RGB colorspace and (25.35, 0.00, 2.82, 72.16) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3491653 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #354745 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #354745. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #354745 luma #65.32
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(53, 71, 69) Adobe RGB (64.00, 74.00, 68.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(21%, 28%, 27%) Closest named color Charcoal
rgba rgba(53.0, 71.0, 69.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, -5.20, 1.34)
cmyk cmyk(25.35, 0.00, 2.82, 72.16) CIE-L*ab (29.41, -8.40, 2.19)
hsv hsv(171.45, 14.29, 24.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 8.68, 165.39)
hsb hsb(171.45, 25.00, 28.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -7.97, 3.65)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Charcoal (#354745)

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" #354745 and the second color is called the "compliment" #473538.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Charcoal (#354745)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #354745 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #473538.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Charcoal (#354745)

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-Charcoal (#354745)

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-Charcoal (#354745)

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.

Faux-Charcoal (#354745)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #354745 with white

Darker variations of #354745

When you combine pure black with this color, #354745, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #354745

Tones of #354745 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#354745 in 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 #354745 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#354745 → #473538
#354745 → #717e7c
#354745 → #ffffff
#354745 → #354147
#354745 → #1f2a29
#354745 → #35473b

Faux-Charcoal (#354745) in different environments

Seeing #354745 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 #354745 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #354745

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

#354745might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Charcoal (#354745)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#354745. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#354745 in programming

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 #354745
Java new Color(53, 71, 69);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 53, 71, 69);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:53 green:71 blue:69 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(53f, 71f, 69f);
Swift UIColor(red:53, green:71, blue:69, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $454735
Python Color('#354745')

Base Conversions of hex color #354745

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #354745. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3491653 while the individual RGB conversions are: 53, 71, 69.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110101 01000111 01000101
Hex 35 47 45
Octal 65 107 105
Decimal 53 71 69

#354745 Icons

If you're considering using #354745 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Charcoal (#354745) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #354745 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 #354745 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #354745 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #354745 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #354745 background.
This text is hex color #354745 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #354745 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #354745 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #354745 and white (#ffffff) background.