Faux-Christmas brown (#4f2005) color information

#4f2005 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Christmas brown" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark brown". When people spot this color, Christmas brown (#4f2005), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: simplicity, more masculine than feminine, something competitive, clothing, and conservation. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for technology.

#4f2005 Breakdown

#4f2005 is made up of (79, 32, 5) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 59.49, 93.67, 69.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5185541 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #663300. White should be used ontop of #4f2005 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #4f2005. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #4f2005 luma #42.97
Websafe hex #663300 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(79, 32, 5) Adobe RGB (73.00, 41.00, 0.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(31%, 13%, 2%) Closest named color Christmas brown
rgba rgba(79.0, 32.0, 5.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (17.32, 12.03, 11.61)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 59.49, 93.67, 69.02) CIE-L*ab (20.04, 18.56, 34.56)
hsv hsv(22.76, 87.88, 16.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (20.04, 39.23, 61.76)
hsb hsb(22.76, 93.55, 31.00) CIE-L*uv (20.04, 33.53, 21.55)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Christmas brown (#4f2005)

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" #4f2005 and the second color is called the "compliment" #05334f.

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-Christmas brown (#4f2005)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #4f2005 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #05334f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Christmas brown (#4f2005)

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-Christmas brown (#4f2005)

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-Christmas brown (#4f2005)

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.

Faux-Christmas brown (#4f2005)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #4f2005 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #4f2005

When you combine pure black with this color, #4f2005, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #4f2005

Tones are produced by blending #4f2005 with gray

#4f2005 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 #4f2005 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#4f2005 → #05334f
#4f2005 → #836250
#4f2005 → #ffffff
#4f2005 → #4f4505
#4f2005 → #2f1303
#4f2005 → #4f050e

How #4f2005 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #4f2005 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 #4f2005 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#4f2005 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.

#4f2005might 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-Christmas brown (#4f2005)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#4f2005. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#4f2005 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 #4f2005
Java new Color(79, 32, 5);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 79, 32, 5);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:79 green:32 blue:5 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(79f, 32f, 5f);
Swift UIColor(red:79, green:32, blue:5, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $05204f
Python Color('#4f2005')

Base Conversions of hex color #4f2005

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #4f2005. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5185541 while the individual RGB conversions are: 79, 32, 5.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01001111 00100000 00000101
Hex 4f 20 05
Octal 117 40 5
Decimal 79 32 5

#4f2005 Icons

If you're considering using #4f2005 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Christmas brown (#4f2005) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #4f2005 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 #4f2005 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #4f2005 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #4f2005 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #4f2005 background.
This text is hex color #4f2005 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #4f2005 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #4f2005 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #4f2005 and white (#ffffff) background.