Converting Colors

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Conversions

Here you see your color converted to 15 different color formats like RGB, CMYK, HSV, HSL, CIELab, Android, Decimal, and YUV.

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Conversions Part 1
FormatColor
Hex4C4C4C
RGB76, 76, 76
RGB Percent30%, 30%, 30%
CMY0.7020, 0.7020, 0.7020
CMYK0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.70
HSL0°, 0%, 30%
HSV0°, 0%, 30%
XYZ6.8694, 7.2272, 7.8704
Conversions Part 2
FormatColor
RYB76, 76, 76
Decimal5000268
CIELab32.32, 0.00, -0.00
CIELCh32, 0.005, 296.813
Yxy7.2272, 0.3127, 0.3290
Android (android.graphics.Color)4283190348 (0xFF4C4C4C)
YUV76.0000, 0.0000, 0.0000
Details

The Hex color 4C4C4C is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex 666666. A complement of this color would be 4C4C4C, and the grayscale version is 4C4C4C.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is 7D7D7D, and 202020 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get 4C4444, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is 4C5454.

Distribution

RGB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RGB values, red, green and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.GreenThe Perecentage of Green in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RGB
RYB Color DistributionThe distribution of the RYB values, red, yellow and blue.RedThe Perecentage of Red in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlueThe Perecentage of Blue in the Color.RYB
CMYK Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMYK values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.BlackThe Perecentage of Black in the Color.CMYK
CMY Color DistributionThe distribution of the CMY values, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow.CyanThe Perecentage of Cyan in the Color.MagentaThe Perecentage of Magenta in the Color.YellowThe Perecentage of Yellow in the Color.CMY

Brightness & Saturation Gradients

These gradients show how the Hex color 4C4C4C changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first figure shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second figure -10%.

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following saturation gradients show a change of the Hex color 4C4C4C by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

Harmonies

Sweetspot

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

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #4C4C4C of the current color.


Previews

White Background

 

This preview shows how the Hex color 4C4C4C looks on a white background.

Color Contrast Check

Large Text (above 18pt)WCAG AA
Any TextWCAG AA
Large Text (above 18pt)WCAG AAA
Any TextWCAG AAA

If you want to check with other color combinations, try the Color Contrast Checker.

Black Background

 

This preview shows how the Hex color 4C4C4C looks on a black background.

Color Contrast Check

Large Text (above 18pt)WCAG AA
Any TextWCAG AA
Large Text (above 18pt)WCAG AAA
Any TextWCAG AAA

If you want to check with other color combinations, try the Color Contrast Checker.

Hex 4C4C4C Background

 

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color 4C4C4C.

 

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color 4C4C4C.

Color Blindness Simulation

Dichromacy

Original Color
4C4C4C
Protanopia
4D4C4C
Deuteranopia
534A4C
Tritanopia
4D4B51

Trichromacy

Original Color
4C4C4C
Protanomaly
4D4C4C
Deuteranomaly
504B4C
Tritanomaly
4D4B4F

Monochromacy

Original Color
4C4C4C
Achromatopsia
4C4C4C
Achromatomaly
4C4C4C
CSS Examples

🎓 If you want to learn the different color notations in CSS, you can have a look at the booklet HOWCOLORS.WORK – A CSS color notation guide.

Text

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex 4C4C4C is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element.

This example shows how text in the color #4C4C4C looks like.

.text, #text, p{color:#4C4C4C}
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If you want to add a text shadow in that color use the text-shadow property, you can generate a text shadow directly with our 🔧 CSS Text Shadow Generator.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #4C4C4C colored shadow looks like.

.shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #4C4C4C } 
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Border

The CSS property to change the border of an element to Hex 4C4C4C is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element.

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

.border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #4C4C4C }
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If only the border color should be changed use the property border-color.

.border{ border-color:#4C4C4C }
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If you want to add a box shadow in that color use:

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #4C4C4C colored shadow looks like.

.boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #4C4C4C; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #4C4C4C; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #4C4C4C }
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Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex 4C4C4C is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element.

.background, #background, body{ background:#4C4C4C }
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If only the background color should be changed can be used:

.background{ background-color:#4C4C4C }
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This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

To optimize and compress your CSS code, you can use our online CSS compressor and optimizer based on csstidy. If you want to create a linear or radial gradient as background or border, check our 🌈 CSS Gradient Generator.

How-to use Converting Colors

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "4C4C4C", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section 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%, 30%" 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%, 30%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(32.32, 0.00, -0.00)", "CIELCH(32, 0.005, 296.813)", "YXY(7.2272, 0.3127, 0.3290)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.00, 0.00, 0.70)".