Faux-Smoke (#738377) color information

#738377 is the hex color code that greatly resembles "Smoke" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "generic gray". When people from western culture see this color, Smoke (#738377), used in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with food and restaurants.

#738377 Breakdown

#738377 is made up of (115, 131, 119) in RGB colorspace and (12.21, 0.00, 9.16, 48.63) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7570295 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #669966. White should be used ontop of #738377 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #738377. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #738377 luma #124.73
Websafe hex #669966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(115, 131, 119) Adobe RGB (116.00, 130.00, 120.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(45%, 51%, 47%) Closest named color Smoke
rgba rgba(115.0, 131.0, 119.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (45.83, -7.76, 2.51)
cmyk cmyk(12.21, 0.00, 9.16, 48.63) CIE-L*ab (52.95, -10.06, 3.32)
hsv hsv(140.02, 6.25, 48.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (52.95, 10.59, 161.74)
hsb hsb(140.02, 11.76, 51.00) CIE-L*uv (52.95, -11.03, 6.15)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Smoke (#738377)

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" #738377 and the second color is called the "compliment" #82727c.

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-Smoke (#738377)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #738377 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #82727c.

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-Smoke (#738377)

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-Smoke (#738377)

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-Smoke (#738377)

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 #738377

Lighter shades of #738377 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Smoke (#738377)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #738377 with black

Tones of #738377

When you combine pure gray with this color, #738377, tones are produced.

Gradients including #738377

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 #738377 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#738377 → #82727c
#738377 → #9da89f
#738377 → #ffffff
#738377 → #72827f
#738377 → #454e47
#738377 → #758272

#738377 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #738377 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 #738377 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#738377 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.

#738377might 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 #738377

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#738377. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #738377

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 #738377
Java new Color(115, 131, 119);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 115, 131, 119);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:115 green:131 blue:119 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(115f, 131f, 119f);
Swift UIColor(red:115, green:131, blue:119, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $778373
Python Color('#738377')

Base Conversions of hex color #738377

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #738377. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7570295 while the individual RGB conversions are: 115, 131, 119.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110011 10000011 01110111
Hex 73 83 77
Octal 163 203 167
Decimal 115 131 119

Icons incorporating the color #738377

If you're considering using #738377 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #738377 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #738377 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 #738377 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #738377 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #738377 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #738377 background.
This text is hex color #738377 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #738377 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #738377 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #738377 and white (#ffffff) background.