Faux-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c) color information

#7f7a2c is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Spanish bistre" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark orange". When people spot this color, Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: caution or skepticism, having confidence, being centrally-located, health care, and health care. This color isn't popular for finance and wealth.

#7f7a2c Breakdown

#7f7a2c is made up of (127, 122, 44) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 3.94, 65.35, 50.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8354348 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666633. White should be used ontop of #7f7a2c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7f7a2c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7f7a2c luma #114.56
Websafe hex #666633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(127, 122, 44) Adobe RGB (123.00, 124.00, 52.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(50%, 48%, 17%) Closest named color Spanish bistre
rgba rgba(127.0, 122.0, 44.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (43.59, -8.57, 22.16)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 3.94, 65.35, 50.20) CIE-L*ab (50.69, -11.37, 43.36)
hsv hsv(56.36, 49.25, 33.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (50.69, 44.83, 104.69)
hsb hsb(56.36, 66.00, 50.00) CIE-L*uv (50.69, 3.09, 47.97)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c)

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" #7f7a2c and the second color is called the "compliment" #2b307f.

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-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #7f7a2c is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2b307f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c)

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-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c)

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-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #7f7a2c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #7f7a2c

When you combine pure black with this color, #7f7a2c, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #7f7a2c

Tones are produced by blending #7f7a2c with gray

#7f7a2c 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 #7f7a2c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7f7a2c → #2b307f
#7f7a2c → #a5a16b
#7f7a2c → #ffffff
#7f7a2c → #5b7f2b
#7f7a2c → #4c491a
#7f7a2c → #7f4f2b

How #7f7a2c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #7f7a2c 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 #7f7a2c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#7f7a2c 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.

#7f7a2cmight 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-Spanish bistre (#7f7a2c)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#7f7a2c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#7f7a2c 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 #7f7a2c
Java new Color(127, 122, 44);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 127, 122, 44);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:127 green:122 blue:44 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(127f, 122f, 44f);
Swift UIColor(red:127, green:122, blue:44, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2c7a7f
Python Color('#7f7a2c')

Base Conversions of hex color #7f7a2c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7f7a2c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8354348 while the individual RGB conversions are: 127, 122, 44.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111111 01111010 00101100
Hex 7f 7a 2c
Octal 177 172 54
Decimal 127 122 44

Icons incorporating the color #7f7a2c

If you're considering using #7f7a2c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #7f7a2c on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #7f7a2c 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 #7f7a2c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7f7a2c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7f7a2c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7f7a2c background.
This text is hex color #7f7a2c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7f7a2c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7f7a2c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7f7a2c and white (#ffffff) background.