#121012 Color Information

#121012 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #121012. In RGB, it consists of 7.1% Red, 6.3% Green, and 7.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 11.1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 92.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 300.0°, with saturation of 5.9% and lightness of 6.7%. The decimal value for #121012 is 1183762, and its nearest "web safe" color is #000000. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #121012 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#121012 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color18, 16, 18 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color7.1%, 6.3%, 7.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.929, 0.937, 0.929 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.111, 0, 0.929 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color300.0°, 5.9%, 6.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color300.0°, 11.1%, 7.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color0.544, 0.543, 0.648 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color18, 16, 18 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code1183762 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color4.904, 1.142, -0.819 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)4.904, 1.406, 324.357 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color4.904, 0.432, -0.561 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color7.368, 0.282, -0.060 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.313, 0.313, 0.543 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4279373842 / 0xff121012 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#000000 Copy
Last Updated: February 4, 2023

Shades of #121012

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #121012, its pure hue is 300.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 5.9%, and its lightness is 6.7%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #121012, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #010101 to #110f11.

Tints of #121012

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #121012, its pure hue is 300.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 5.9%, and its lightness is 6.7%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #121012, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #201e20 to #f1f1f1.

Tones of #121012

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #121012, its pure hue is 300.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 5.9%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #121012, which range from #111111 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #220022 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #121012

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #121012! For #121012, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 4 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 3 unique colors including our original color, #121012. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #121012

This color, #121012, consists of 7.1% Red, 6.3% Green, and 7.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 18, Green = 16, Blue = 18. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #121012 is 0% Cyan, 11.1% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 92.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R7.1%
C0.0%
G6.3%
M11.1%
B7.1%
Y0.0%
K92.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 18 16 18
Octal 22 20 22
Hexa #12 #10 #12
Binary 00010010 00010000 00010010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 11 0 92
Octal 0 13 0 134
Hexa #00 #0b #00 #5c
Binary 00000000 00001011 00000000 01011100

Analogous Colors of #121012

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #121012 — which has hue 300.0° — its analogous colors are located at 270.0° and 330.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #121012.

Triadic Colors of #121012

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #121012 — which has hue 300.0° — its triadic colors are located at 60.0° and 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #121012.

Complementary Color of #121012

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #121012 — which has hue 300.0° — its complementary color is located at 120.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #121012.

Split Complementary Colors of #121012

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #121012 — which has hue 300.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 90.0° and 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #121012.

Tetradic Colors of #121012

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #121012 — which has hue 300.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 210.0°, 300.0°, 30.0°, and 120.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #121012.

Monochromatic Colors of #121012

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #121012, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #090809 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #1c171c (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #121012

We want to make getting started with #121012 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #121012 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #121012 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #121012 with other HTML elements.

#121012 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #121012.
<span style="color: #121012;">The color of this text is #121012.</span>

#121012 Background Color

The background color for this text is #121012.
<div style="background-color: #121012; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #121012.</div>

#121012 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #121012.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #121012;">This color for the shadow of this text is #121012.</span>

#121012 Border Color

This is a div with border color #121012.
<div style="border: #121012 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #121012.</div>

#121012 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #121012 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #121012; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #121012 on a white background.</div></div>

#121012 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #121012 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #121012; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #121012 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #121012 to White

This is a gradient from #121012 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#121012,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#121012,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#121012,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#121012,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #121012 to white.</div>

Gradient from #121012 to Black

This is a gradient from #121012 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#121012,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#121012,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#121012,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#121012,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #121012 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #121012

In addition to using #121012 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #121012 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #121012, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 18, Green = 16, Blue = 18). If you need details about the color coordinates of #121012 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #121012
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(18, 16, 18)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #121012; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #121012; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #121012; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(18, 16, 18);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#121012")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:18, green:16, blue:18, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:18 green:16 blue:18 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(18f, 16f, 18f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(18, 16, 18);
 

#121012 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #121012 the same way. For those with color blindness, #121012 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #121012 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #121012 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #121012 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #121012 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #121012 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 18.9:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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