#3c241b Color Information

#3c241b 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 #3c241b, and its official name is Brown Pod. In RGB, it consists of 23.5% Red, 14.1% Green, and 10.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 40% Magenta, 55% Yellow, and 76.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 16.4°, with saturation of 37.9% and lightness of 17.1%. The decimal value for #3c241b is 3941403, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333333. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #3c241b 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#3c241b Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorBrown Pod Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color60, 36, 27 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color23.5%, 14.1%, 10.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.765, 0.859, 0.894 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.4, 0.55, 0.765 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color16.4°, 37.9%, 17.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color16.4°, 55.0%, 23.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color2.692, 2.301, 1.339 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color60, 39, 27 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3941403 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color16.996, 10.190, 10.722 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)16.996, 14.792, 46.457 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color16.996, 13.993, 7.517 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color15.171, 5.128, 5.385 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.425, 0.363, 2.301 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4282131483 / 0xff3c241b Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333333 Copy
Last Updated: July 12, 2024

Shades of #3c241b

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #3c241b, its pure hue is 16.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.9%, and its lightness is 17.1%. 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 #3c241b, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #080503 to #352018.

Tints of #3c241b

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #3c241b, its pure hue is 16.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.9%, and its lightness is 17.1%. 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 #3c241b, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #543f38 to #e7e4e3.

Tones of #3c241b

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #3c241b, its pure hue is 16.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.9%, 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 #3c241b, which range from #2c2c2c (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #571800 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #3c241b

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #3c241b! For #3c241b, 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, #3c241b. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #3c241b

This color, #3c241b, consists of 23.5% Red, 14.1% Green, and 10.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 60, Green = 36, Blue = 27. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #3c241b is 0% Cyan, 40% Magenta, 55% Yellow, and 76.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R23.5%
C0.0%
G14.1%
M40.0%
B10.6%
Y55.0%
K76.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 60 36 27
Octal 74 44 33
Hexa #3c #24 #1b
Binary 00111100 00100100 00011011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 40 55 76
Octal 0 50 67 114
Hexa #00 #28 #37 #4c
Binary 00000000 00101000 00110111 01001100

Analogous Colors of #3c241b

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #3c241b — which has hue 16.4° — its analogous colors are located at 16.4° and 346.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #3c241b.

Triadic Colors of #3c241b

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 #3c241b — which has hue 16.4° — its triadic colors are located at 16.4° and 256.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #3c241b.

Complementary Color of #3c241b

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #3c241b — which has hue 16.4° — its complementary color is located at 196.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #3c241b.

Split Complementary Colors of #3c241b

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 #3c241b — which has hue 16.4° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 16.4° and 226.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #3c241b.

Tetradic Colors of #3c241b

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 #3c241b — which has hue 16.4° — its tetradic colors are located at 286.4°, 16.4°, 106.4°, and 196.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #3c241b.

Monochromatic Colors of #3c241b

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #3c241b, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1a1412 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #66301c (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #3c241b

We want to make getting started with #3c241b on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #3c241b into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #3c241b 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 #3c241b with other HTML elements.

#3c241b Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #3c241b.
<span style="color: #3c241b;">The color of this text is #3c241b.</span>

#3c241b Background Color

The background color for this text is #3c241b.
<div style="background-color: #3c241b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #3c241b.</div>

#3c241b Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #3c241b.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #3c241b;">This color for the shadow of this text is #3c241b.</span>

#3c241b Border Color

This is a div with border color #3c241b.
<div style="border: #3c241b 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #3c241b.</div>

#3c241b Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #3c241b on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #3c241b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #3c241b on a white background.</div></div>

#3c241b Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #3c241b on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #3c241b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #3c241b on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #3c241b to White

This is a gradient from #3c241b to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#3c241b,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#3c241b,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#3c241b,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#3c241b,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #3c241b to white.</div>

Gradient from #3c241b to Black

This is a gradient from #3c241b to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#3c241b,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#3c241b,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#3c241b,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#3c241b,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #3c241b to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #3c241b

In addition to using #3c241b 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 #3c241b in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #3c241b, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 60, Green = 36, Blue = 27). If you need details about the color coordinates of #3c241b 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 #3c241b
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(60, 36, 27)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #3c241b; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #3c241b; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #3c241b; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(60, 36, 27);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#3c241b")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:60, green:36, blue:27, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:60 green:36 blue:27 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(60f, 36f, 27f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(60, 36, 27);
 

#3c241b Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #3c241b the same way. For those with color blindness, #3c241b might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #3c241b looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #3c241b 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 #3c241b 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 #3c241b 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 #3c241b 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 14.4:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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