Dark silver (#71706e) color information

The hexidecimal color, #71706e, is named "Dark silver". The color is categorized as "generic gray". When people spot this color, Dark silver (#71706e), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with food and restaurants. Texas A&M University, ÖBB, and Microsoft Surface are three companies using this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Dark silver (#71706e)

#71706e is made up of (113, 112, 110) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 0.88, 2.65, 55.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7434350 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666666. White should be used ontop of #71706e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #71706e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #71706e luma #111.96
Websafe hex #666666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(113, 112, 110) Adobe RGB (110.00, 111.00, 109.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(44%, 44%, 43%) Closest named color Dark silver
rgba rgba(113.0, 112.0, 110.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (40.00, -0.94, 0.65)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 0.88, 2.65, 55.69) CIE-L*ab (46.97, -1.24, 0.88)
hsv hsv(60.00, 1.15, 43.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (46.97, 1.52, 144.64)
hsb hsb(60.00, 2.27, 44.00) CIE-L*uv (46.97, -1.08, 1.38)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Dark silver (#71706e)

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" #71706e and the second color is called the "compliment" #6d6d70.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Dark silver (#71706e)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #71706e is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #6d6d70.

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

Triadic Colors of Dark silver (#71706e)

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 Dark silver (#71706e)

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 Dark silver (#71706e)

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 shades of #71706e

When you combine pure white with this color, #71706e, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #71706e

Darker shades are produced by blending #71706e with black

Tones of #71706e

Tones of #71706e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #71706e

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 #71706e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#71706e → #6d6d70
#71706e → #9b9a99
#71706e → #ffffff
#71706e → #6e706d
#71706e → #434342
#71706e → #706e6d

Dark silver (#71706e) in different environments

Seeing #71706e 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 #71706e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Dark silver (#71706e)

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

#71706emight 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 #71706e

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#71706e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Northwestern University
Texas A&M University
ÖBB
Microsoft Surface
American Red Cross
Continental AG
Hyatt
Duolingo

Programming Language Syntax for #71706e

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 #71706e
Java new Color(113, 112, 110);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 113, 112, 110);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:113 green:112 blue:110 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(113f, 112f, 110f);
Swift UIColor(red:113, green:112, blue:110, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6e7071
Python Color('#71706e')

Base Conversions of hex color #71706e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #71706e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7434350 while the individual RGB conversions are: 113, 112, 110.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110001 01110000 01101110
Hex 71 70 6e
Octal 161 160 156
Decimal 113 112 110

Icons incorporating the color #71706e

If you're considering using #71706e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #71706e on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #71706e 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 #71706e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #71706e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #71706e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #71706e background.
This text is hex color #71706e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #71706e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #71706e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #71706e and white (#ffffff) background.