Faux-Black olive (#423e43) color information

#423e43 is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Black olive" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "very dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Black olive (#423e43), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants. Epictions, Cloudflare, and Puma are three companies making use of this color.

#423e43 Breakdown

#423e43 is made up of (66, 62, 67) in RGB colorspace and (1.49, 7.46, 0.00, 73.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 4341315 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #333333. White should be used ontop of #423e43 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #423e43. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #423e43 luma #63.70
Websafe hex #333333 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(66, 62, 67) Adobe RGB (67.00, 64.00, 69.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(26%, 24%, 26%) Closest named color Black olive
rgba rgba(66.0, 62.0, 67.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (22.36, 2.01, -1.53)
cmyk cmyk(1.49, 7.46, 0.00, 73.73) CIE-L*ab (26.73, 3.15, -2.43)
hsv hsv(300.00, 4.00, 25.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (26.73, 3.98, 322.35)
hsb hsb(300.00, 7.69, 26.00) CIE-L*uv (26.73, 2.17, -3.18)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Black olive (#423e43)

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" #423e43 while the second is the "compliment" #3d423d.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Black olive (#423e43)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #423e43 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #3d423d.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Black olive (#423e43)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 olive (#423e43)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Black olive (#423e43)

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 #423e43

Lighter shades of #423e43 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #423e43

Darker shades of #423e43 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Black olive (#423e43)'s Tones

Tones of #423e43 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Black olive (#423e43) 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 #423e43 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#423e43 → #3d423d
#423e43 → #7a777b
#423e43 → #ffffff
#423e43 → #423d3f
#423e43 → #272528
#423e43 → #3f3d42

Faux-Black olive (#423e43) in different environments

Seeing #423e43 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 #423e43 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#423e43 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.

#423e43might 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.

#423e43 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#423e43. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Epictions
Cloudflare
Puma

#423e43 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 #423e43
Java new Color(66, 62, 67);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 66, 62, 67);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:66 green:62 blue:67 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(66f, 62f, 67f);
Swift UIColor(red:66, green:62, blue:67, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $433e42
Python Color('#423e43')

Base Conversions of hex color #423e43

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #423e43. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 4341315 while the individual RGB conversions are: 66, 62, 67.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01000010 00111110 01000011
Hex 42 3e 43
Octal 102 76 103
Decimal 66 62 67

Icons incorporating the color #423e43

If you're considering using #423e43 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #423e43 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #423e43 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 #423e43 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #423e43 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #423e43 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #423e43 background.
This text is hex color #423e43 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #423e43 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #423e43 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #423e43 and white (#ffffff) background.