Faux-Dark silver (#707768) color information

The hexidecimal color, #707768, looks similar to "Dark silver" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "generic gray". When people from western culture see this color, Dark silver (#707768), used in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being simplistic, sleek, graceful, travel, and something classic. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #707768

#707768 is made up of (112, 119, 104) in RGB colorspace and (5.88, 0.00, 12.61, 53.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7370600 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666666. White should be used ontop of #707768 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #707768. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #707768 luma #115.09
Websafe hex #666666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(112, 119, 104) Adobe RGB (114.00, 120.00, 105.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(44%, 47%, 41%) Closest named color Dark silver
rgba rgba(112.0, 119.0, 104.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, -4.74, 5.22)
cmyk cmyk(5.88, 0.00, 12.61, 53.33) CIE-L*ab (49.50, -6.23, 7.38)
hsv hsv(90.02, 6.82, 44.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 9.66, 130.17)
hsb hsb(90.02, 12.77, 47.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, -4.00, 10.74)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark silver (#707768)

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" #707768 and the second color is called the "compliment" #706877.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark silver (#707768)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #707768 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #706877.

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 silver (#707768)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 silver (#707768)

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 silver (#707768)

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 #707768

Lighter shades are produced by blending #707768 with white

Faux-Dark silver (#707768)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #707768 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #707768

When you combine pure gray with this color, #707768, tones are produced.

Faux-Dark silver (#707768) 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 #707768 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#707768 → #706877
#707768 → #9a9f95
#707768 → #ffffff
#707768 → #687768
#707768 → #43473e
#707768 → #777768

#707768 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #707768 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 #707768 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #707768

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

#707768might 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.

#707768 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#707768. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#707768 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 #707768
Java new Color(112, 119, 104);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 112, 119, 104);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:112 green:119 blue:104 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(112f, 119f, 104f);
Swift UIColor(red:112, green:119, blue:104, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $687770
Python Color('#707768')

Base Conversions of hex color #707768

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #707768. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7370600 while the individual RGB conversions are: 112, 119, 104.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110000 01110111 01101000
Hex 70 77 68
Octal 160 167 150
Decimal 112 119 104

Icons incorporating the color #707768

If you're considering using #707768 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #707768 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #707768 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 #707768 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #707768 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #707768 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #707768 background.
This text is hex color #707768 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #707768 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #707768 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #707768 and white (#ffffff) background.