#16171f Color Information

#16171f 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 #16171f. In RGB, it consists of 8.6% Red, 9.0% Green, and 12.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 29% Cyan, 25.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 87.8% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 233.3°, with saturation of 17% and lightness of 10.4%. The decimal value for #16171f is 1447711, and its nearest "web safe" color is #000033. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #16171f is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#16171f Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color22, 23, 31 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color8.6%, 9.0%, 12.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.914, 0.910, 0.878 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.29, 0.258, 0, 0.878 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color233.3°, 17.0%, 10.4% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color233.3°, 29.0%, 12.2% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color0.885, 0.882, 1.420 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color22, 23, 31 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code1447711 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color7.970, 1.856, -5.750 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)7.970, 6.042, 287.887 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color7.970, -0.551, -3.759 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color9.393, 0.372, -2.388 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.278, 0.277, 0.882 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4279637791 / 0xff16171f Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#000033 Copy
Last Updated: April 14, 2024

Shades of #16171f

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #16171f, its pure hue is 233.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 17.0%, and its lightness is 10.4%. 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 9 different shades of #16171f, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #030304 to #13141b.

Tints of #16171f

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #16171f, its pure hue is 233.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 17.0%, and its lightness is 10.4%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #16171f, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #33343b to #e2e2e3.

Tones of #16171f

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #16171f, its pure hue is 233.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 17.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #16171f, which range from #1b1b1b (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #000635 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #16171f

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #16171f! For #16171f, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #16171f. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #16171f

This color, #16171f, consists of 8.6% Red, 9.0% Green, and 12.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 22, Green = 23, Blue = 31. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #16171f is 29% Cyan, 25.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 87.8% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R8.6%
C29.0%
G9.0%
M25.8%
B12.2%
Y0.0%
K87.8%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 22 23 31
Octal 26 27 37
Hexa #16 #17 #1f
Binary 00010110 00010111 00011111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 29 25 0 87
Octal 35 31 0 127
Hexa #1d #19 #00 #57
Binary 00011101 00011001 00000000 01010111

Analogous Colors of #16171f

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #16171f — which has hue 233.3° — its analogous colors are located at 203.3° and 263.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #16171f.

Triadic Colors of #16171f

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 #16171f — which has hue 233.3° — its triadic colors are located at 113.3° and 353.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #16171f.

Complementary Color of #16171f

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #16171f — which has hue 233.3° — its complementary color is located at 53.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #16171f.

Split Complementary Colors of #16171f

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 #16171f — which has hue 233.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 23.3° and 233.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #16171f.

Tetradic Colors of #16171f

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 #16171f — which has hue 233.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 143.3°, 233.3°, 323.3°, and 53.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #16171f.

Monochromatic Colors of #16171f

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #16171f, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #0c0c0e — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #1e2032 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #16171f

We want to make getting started with #16171f on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #16171f into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #16171f 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 #16171f with other HTML elements.

#16171f Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #16171f.
<span style="color: #16171f;">The color of this text is #16171f.</span>

#16171f Background Color

The background color for this text is #16171f.
<div style="background-color: #16171f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #16171f.</div>

#16171f Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #16171f.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #16171f;">This color for the shadow of this text is #16171f.</span>

#16171f Border Color

This is a div with border color #16171f.
<div style="border: #16171f 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #16171f.</div>

#16171f Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #16171f on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #16171f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #16171f on a white background.</div></div>

#16171f Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #16171f on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #16171f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #16171f on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #16171f to White

This is a gradient from #16171f to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#16171f,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#16171f,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#16171f,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#16171f,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #16171f to white.</div>

Gradient from #16171f to Black

This is a gradient from #16171f to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#16171f,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#16171f,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#16171f,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#16171f,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #16171f to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #16171f

In addition to using #16171f 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 #16171f in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #16171f, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 22, Green = 23, Blue = 31). If you need details about the color coordinates of #16171f 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 #16171f
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(22, 23, 31)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #16171f; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #16171f; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #16171f; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(22, 23, 31);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#16171f")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:22, green:23, blue:31, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:22 green:23 blue:31 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(22f, 23f, 31f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(22, 23, 31);
 

#16171f Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #16171f the same way. For those with color blindness, #16171f might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #16171f looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #16171f 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 #16171f 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 #16171f 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 #16171f 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 17.9:1 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
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WCAG AAA
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