Faux-Dark liver (#4c5052) color information

Hex color #4c5052 is close to the color named "Dark liver" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark gray". When people spot this color, Dark liver (#4c5052), in designs, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Shades of "dark gray". typically aren't associated with health care. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Microsoft Surface, and New Balance have ties to this color.

#4c5052 Breakdown

#4c5052 is made up of (76, 80, 82) in RGB colorspace and (7.32, 2.44, 0.00, 67.84) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5001298 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #336666. White should be used ontop of #4c5052 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #4c5052. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #4c5052 luma #78.95
Websafe hex #336666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(76, 80, 82) Adobe RGB (74.00, 84.00, 82.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(30%, 31%, 32%) Closest named color Dark liver
rgba rgba(76.0, 80.0, 82.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (28.28, -3.87, -0.63)
cmyk cmyk(7.32, 2.44, 0.00, 67.84) CIE-L*ab (33.98, -5.86, -0.94)
hsv hsv(210.00, 3.23, 31.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (33.98, 5.93, 189.11)
hsb hsb(210.00, 6.25, 32.00) CIE-L*uv (33.98, -7.08, -0.36)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark liver (#4c5052)

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" #4c5052 while the second is the "compliment" #514f4c.

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-Dark liver (#4c5052)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #4c5052 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #514f4c.

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-Dark liver (#4c5052)

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-Dark liver (#4c5052)

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-Dark liver (#4c5052)

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 shades of #4c5052

Lighter shades of #4c5052 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Dark liver (#4c5052)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #4c5052 with black

Faux-Dark liver (#4c5052)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #4c5052, tones are produced.

Gradients including #4c5052

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 #4c5052 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#4c5052 → #514f4c
#4c5052 → #818485
#4c5052 → #ffffff
#4c5052 → #4c4c51
#4c5052 → #2d3031
#4c5052 → #4c5151

#4c5052 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #4c5052 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 #4c5052 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#4c5052 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.

#4c5052might 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 #4c5052

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#4c5052. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Microsoft Surface
New Balance
United Way
Realex Payments
Bing
Vodafone
Mozilla
American Express

Programming Language Syntax for #4c5052

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 #4c5052
Java new Color(76, 80, 82);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 76, 80, 82);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:76 green:80 blue:82 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(76f, 80f, 82f);
Swift UIColor(red:76, green:80, blue:82, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $52504c
Python Color('#4c5052')

Base Conversions of hex color #4c5052

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #4c5052. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5001298 while the individual RGB conversions are: 76, 80, 82.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01001100 01010000 01010010
Hex 4c 50 52
Octal 114 120 122
Decimal 76 80 82

Icons incorporating the color #4c5052

If you're considering using #4c5052 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #4c5052 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #4c5052 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 #4c5052 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #4c5052 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #4c5052 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #4c5052 background.
This text is hex color #4c5052 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #4c5052 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #4c5052 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #4c5052 and white (#ffffff) background.