#272600 Color Information

#272600 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 #272600. In RGB, it consists of 15.3% Red, 14.9% Green, and 0.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 2.6% Magenta, 100% Yellow, and 84.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 58.5°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 7.6%. The decimal value for #272600 is 2565632, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333300. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #272600 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#272600 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color39, 38, 0 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color15.3%, 14.9%, 0.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.847, 0.851, 1.000 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.026, 1, 0.847 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color58.5°, 100.0%, 7.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color58.5°, 100.0%, 15.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color1.530, 1.818, 0.270 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color1, 39, 0 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code2565632 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color14.499, -5.221, 21.134 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)14.499, 21.770, 103.877 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color14.499, 1.670, 15.877 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color13.482, -3.339, 8.249 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.423, 0.502, 1.818 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4280755712 / 0xff272600 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333300 Copy
Last Updated: April 16, 2024

Shades of #272600

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #272600, its pure hue is 58.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 7.6%. 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 #272600, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #050500 to #222100.

Tints of #272600

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #272600, its pure hue is 58.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 7.6%. 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 #272600, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #424120 to #e4e4df.

Tones of #272600

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #272600, its pure hue is 58.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, 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 #272600, which range from #141414 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #272600 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #272600

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #272600! For #272600, 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, #272600. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #272600

This color, #272600, consists of 15.3% Red, 14.9% Green, and 0.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 39, Green = 38, Blue = 0. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #272600 is 0% Cyan, 2.6% Magenta, 100% Yellow, and 84.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R15.3%
C0.0%
G14.9%
M2.6%
B0.0%
Y100.0%
K84.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 39 38 0
Octal 47 46 0
Hexa #27 #26 #00
Binary 00100111 00100110 00000000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 2 100 84
Octal 0 2 144 124
Hexa #00 #02 #64 #54
Binary 00000000 00000010 01100100 01010100

Analogous Colors of #272600

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #272600 — which has hue 58.5° — its analogous colors are located at 28.5° and 88.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #272600.

Triadic Colors of #272600

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 #272600 — which has hue 58.5° — its triadic colors are located at 58.5° and 298.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #272600.

Complementary Color of #272600

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #272600 — which has hue 58.5° — its complementary color is located at 238.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #272600.

Split Complementary Colors of #272600

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 #272600 — which has hue 58.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 58.5° and 268.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #272600.

Tetradic Colors of #272600

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 #272600 — which has hue 58.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 328.5°, 58.5°, 148.5°, and 238.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #272600.

Monochromatic Colors of #272600

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #272600, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #141300 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #3b3900 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #272600

We want to make getting started with #272600 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #272600 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #272600 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 #272600 with other HTML elements.

#272600 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #272600.
<span style="color: #272600;">The color of this text is #272600.</span>

#272600 Background Color

The background color for this text is #272600.
<div style="background-color: #272600; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #272600.</div>

#272600 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #272600.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #272600;">This color for the shadow of this text is #272600.</span>

#272600 Border Color

This is a div with border color #272600.
<div style="border: #272600 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #272600.</div>

#272600 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #272600 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #272600; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #272600 on a white background.</div></div>

#272600 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #272600 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #272600; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #272600 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #272600 to White

This is a gradient from #272600 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#272600,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#272600,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#272600,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#272600,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #272600 to white.</div>

Gradient from #272600 to Black

This is a gradient from #272600 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#272600,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#272600,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#272600,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#272600,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #272600 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #272600

In addition to using #272600 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 #272600 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #272600, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 39, Green = 38, Blue = 0). If you need details about the color coordinates of #272600 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 #272600
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(39, 38, 0)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #272600; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #272600; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #272600; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(39, 38, 0);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#272600")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:39, green:38, blue:0, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:39 green:38 blue:0 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(39f, 38f, 0f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(39, 38, 0);
 

#272600 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #272600 the same way. For those with color blindness, #272600 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #272600 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #272600 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 #272600 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 #272600 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 #272600 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 15.4:1 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
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text