#37412a Color Information

#37412a 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 #37412a, and its official name is Deep Seaweed. In RGB, it consists of 21.6% Red, 25.5% Green, and 16.5% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 15.4% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 35.4% Yellow, and 74.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 86.1°, with saturation of 21.5% and lightness of 21%. The decimal value for #37412a is 3621162, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333333. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #37412a is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#37412a Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorDeep Seaweed Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color55, 65, 42 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color21.6%, 25.5%, 16.5% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.784, 0.745, 0.835 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.154, 0, 0.354, 0.745 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color86.1°, 21.5%, 21.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color86.1°, 35.4%, 25.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color3.884, 4.760, 2.905 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color42, 65, 52 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3621162 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color26.040, -8.989, 12.723 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)26.040, 15.578, 125.241 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color26.040, -4.364, 14.109 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color21.817, -6.405, 7.379 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.336, 0.412, 4.760 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281811242 / 0xff37412a Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333333 Copy
Last Updated: June 20, 2024

Shades of #37412a

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #37412a, its pure hue is 86.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 21.5%, and its lightness is 21.0%. 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 #37412a, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #070805 to #303925.

Tints of #37412a

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #37412a, its pure hue is 86.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 21.5%, and its lightness is 21.0%. 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 #37412a, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #505945 to #e6e7e4.

Tones of #37412a

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #37412a, its pure hue is 86.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 21.5%, 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 #37412a, which range from #363636 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #3c6b00 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #37412a

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #37412a! For #37412a, 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, #37412a. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #37412a

This color, #37412a, consists of 21.6% Red, 25.5% Green, and 16.5% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 55, Green = 65, Blue = 42. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #37412a is 15.4% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 35.4% Yellow, and 74.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R21.6%
C15.4%
G25.5%
M0.0%
B16.5%
Y35.4%
K74.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 55 65 42
Octal 67 101 52
Hexa #37 #41 #2a
Binary 00110111 01000001 00101010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 15 0 35 74
Octal 17 0 43 112
Hexa #0f #00 #23 #4a
Binary 00001111 00000000 00100011 01001010

Analogous Colors of #37412a

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #37412a — which has hue 86.1° — its analogous colors are located at 56.1° and 116.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #37412a.

Triadic Colors of #37412a

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 #37412a — which has hue 86.1° — its triadic colors are located at 86.1° and 326.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #37412a.

Complementary Color of #37412a

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #37412a — which has hue 86.1° — its complementary color is located at 266.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #37412a.

Split Complementary Colors of #37412a

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 #37412a — which has hue 86.1° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 86.1° and 296.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #37412a.

Tetradic Colors of #37412a

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 #37412a — which has hue 86.1° — its tetradic colors are located at 356.1°, 86.1°, 176.1°, and 266.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #37412a.

Monochromatic Colors of #37412a

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #37412a, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1b1e18 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #546a36 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #37412a

We want to make getting started with #37412a on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #37412a into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #37412a 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 #37412a with other HTML elements.

#37412a Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #37412a.
<span style="color: #37412a;">The color of this text is #37412a.</span>

#37412a Background Color

The background color for this text is #37412a.
<div style="background-color: #37412a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #37412a.</div>

#37412a Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #37412a.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #37412a;">This color for the shadow of this text is #37412a.</span>

#37412a Border Color

This is a div with border color #37412a.
<div style="border: #37412a 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #37412a.</div>

#37412a Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #37412a on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #37412a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #37412a on a white background.</div></div>

#37412a Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #37412a on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #37412a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #37412a on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #37412a to White

This is a gradient from #37412a to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#37412a,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#37412a,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#37412a,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#37412a,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #37412a to white.</div>

Gradient from #37412a to Black

This is a gradient from #37412a to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#37412a,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#37412a,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#37412a,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#37412a,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #37412a to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #37412a

In addition to using #37412a 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 #37412a in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #37412a, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 55, Green = 65, Blue = 42). If you need details about the color coordinates of #37412a 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 #37412a
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(55, 65, 42)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #37412a; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #37412a; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #37412a; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(55, 65, 42);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#37412a")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:55, green:65, blue:42, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:55 green:65 blue:42 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(55f, 65f, 42f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(55, 65, 42);
 

#37412a Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #37412a the same way. For those with color blindness, #37412a might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #37412a looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #37412a 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 #37412a 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 #37412a 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 #37412a 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 10.8:1 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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