Converting Colors

Conversions

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Details

The Hex color 3A3A3A is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 333333. A complement of this color would be 3A3A3A, and the grayscale version is 3A3A3A.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 696969, and 0F0F0F is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 3A3434, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 3A4040.

Distribution

23%23%23%Red, Green, Blue23%23%23%Red, Yellow, Blue0%0%0%77%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black77%77%77%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color 3A3A3A changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

3A3A3A5151516969698282829C9C9CB7B7B7D3D3D3EFEFEFFFFFFF
3A3A3A2424240F0F0F000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color 3A3A3A by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

3A3A3A3A34343A2E2E3A29293A23233A1D1D3A17173A11113A0C0C3A0606
3A3A3A3A40403A46463A4B4B3A51513A57573A5D5D3A63633A68683A6E6E

Harmonies

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

3A3A3A4D4D4D262626A6A6A6

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #3A3A3A of the current color.

#3A3A3A

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 3A3A3A looks on a white background.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color 3A3A3A looks on a black background.

Hex 3A3A3A Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 3A3A3A.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 3A3A3A.


CSS Examples

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex 3A3A3A is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#3A3A3A }.

This example shows how text in the color #3A3A3A looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #3A3A3A }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #3A3A3A colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to Hex 3A3A3A is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #3A3A3A }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#3A3A3A } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #3A3A3A colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #3A3A3A; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #3A3A3A; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #3A3A3A }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex 3A3A3A is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#3A3A3A }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#3A3A3A } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

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About Converting Colors

Converting Colors allows you to convert between 15 different color formats (hex, rgb, rgb percent, cmy, cmyk, hsv, hsl, cielab, cielch, xyz, yxy, ryb, android, decimal, yuv).

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "3A3A3A", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "0°, 0%, 23%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(0°, 0%, 23%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(24.42, 0.00, -0.00)", "CIELCH(24, 0.004, 296.813)", "YXY(4.2311, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.77)".

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