#434545 Color Information

#434545 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 #434545. In RGB, it consists of 26.3% Red, 27.1% Green, and 27.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 2.9% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 72.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 180.0°, with saturation of 1.5% and lightness of 26.7%. The decimal value for #434545 is 4408645, and its nearest "web safe" color is #333333. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #434545 is green. 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#434545 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color67, 69, 69 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color26.3%, 27.1%, 27.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.737, 0.729, 0.729 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.029, 0, 0, 0.729 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color180.0°, 1.5%, 26.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color180.0°, 2.9%, 27.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color5.517, 5.879, 6.474 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color67, 68, 69 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code4408645 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color29.106, -0.827, -0.293 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)29.106, 0.878, 199.540 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color29.106, -1.047, -0.231 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color24.247, -1.818, 1.142 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.309, 0.329, 5.879 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4282598725 / 0xff434545 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#333333 Copy
Last Updated: May 21, 2024

Shades of #434545

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #434545, its pure hue is 180.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 1.5%, and its lightness is 26.7%. 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 9 different shades of #434545, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #080909 to #3b3c3c.

Tints of #434545

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #434545, its pure hue is 180.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 1.5%, and its lightness is 26.7%. 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 #434545, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #5b5c5c to #e8e8e8.

Tones of #434545

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #434545, its pure hue is 180.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 1.5%, 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 #434545, which range from #444444 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #008888 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #434545

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #434545! For #434545, 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, #434545. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #434545

This color, #434545, consists of 26.3% Red, 27.1% Green, and 27.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 67, Green = 69, Blue = 69. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #434545 is 2.9% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 72.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R26.3%
C2.9%
G27.1%
M0.0%
B27.1%
Y0.0%
K72.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 67 69 69
Octal 103 105 105
Hexa #43 #45 #45
Binary 01000011 01000101 01000101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 2 0 0 72
Octal 2 0 0 110
Hexa #02 #00 #00 #48
Binary 00000010 00000000 00000000 01001000

Analogous Colors of #434545

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #434545 — which has hue 180.0° — its analogous colors are located at 150.0° and 210.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #434545.

Triadic Colors of #434545

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 #434545 — which has hue 180.0° — its triadic colors are located at 60.0° and 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #434545.

Complementary Color of #434545

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #434545 — which has hue 180.0° — its complementary color is located at 360.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #434545.

Split Complementary Colors of #434545

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 #434545 — which has hue 180.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 30.0° and 330.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #434545.

Tetradic Colors of #434545

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 #434545 — which has hue 180.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 90.0°, 180.0°, 270.0°, and 360.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #434545.

Monochromatic Colors of #434545

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #434545, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #222222 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #646868 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #434545

We want to make getting started with #434545 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #434545 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #434545 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 #434545 with other HTML elements.

#434545 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #434545.
<span style="color: #434545;">The color of this text is #434545.</span>

#434545 Background Color

The background color for this text is #434545.
<div style="background-color: #434545; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #434545.</div>

#434545 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #434545.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #434545;">This color for the shadow of this text is #434545.</span>

#434545 Border Color

This is a div with border color #434545.
<div style="border: #434545 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #434545.</div>

#434545 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #434545 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #434545; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #434545 on a white background.</div></div>

#434545 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #434545 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #434545; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #434545 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #434545 to White

This is a gradient from #434545 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#434545,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#434545,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#434545,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#434545,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #434545 to white.</div>

Gradient from #434545 to Black

This is a gradient from #434545 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#434545,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#434545,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#434545,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#434545,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #434545 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #434545

In addition to using #434545 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 #434545 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #434545, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 67, Green = 69, Blue = 69). If you need details about the color coordinates of #434545 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 #434545
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(67, 69, 69)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #434545; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #434545; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #434545; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(67, 69, 69);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#434545")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:67, green:69, blue:69, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:67 green:69 blue:69 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(67f, 69f, 69f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(67, 69, 69);
 

#434545 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #434545 the same way. For those with color blindness, #434545 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #434545 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #434545 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 #434545 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 #434545 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 #434545 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 9.7:1 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
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