Color Dark Moon black (#161718):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to Dark Moon black (#161718):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

Dark Moon is a color with a HTML hex code of #161718.

Hue Family:

blacks Family:

almost gray





low chroma

Color Information about Dark Moon / #161718

The HTML HEX code is #161718. The corresponding color name is "Dark Moon". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 22%, Green (G): 23%, Blue (B): 24%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 8%, Magenta (M): 4%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 91%. In the HSL color space, #161718 has a hue of 210°, saturation of 4%, and lightness of 9%. The HSV representation is 210° for hue, 8% for saturation, and 9% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 8, a* (green to red) = 0, and b* (blue to yellow) = -1. The XYZ representation is X: 1, Y: 1, Z: 1. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.0895, U (chrominance) = 0.0023, and V (chrominance) = -0.0028.

The decimal value of the color is 1447704. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #000000. Variations of the colour are #474A4D for a 20% lighter version and #000000 for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #161718, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 7066 Kelvin (7066K).

The approximate wavelength of #161718 is around 485.00nm.

HEX Code161718#161718
RGB Decimal Code22, 23, 24rgb(22, 23, 24)
CMYK8, 4, 0, 91/
HSL210°, 4%, 9%hsl(210°, 4%, 9%)
HSV210°, 8%, 9%/
CIE-LAB8, 0, -1/
XYZ 1, 1, 1/
YUV0.0895, 0.0023, -0.0028/
Decimal value1447704/
Web-Safe HEX000000#000000
Color Temperature (CT)7066 Kelvin (7066K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 485.00nm/

The Depth and Diversity of Dark Moon (Hex: #161718): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

Dark Moon (#161718) is a deep, mysterious color that closely resembles the night sky just before dawn. It captures the essence of calm and solitude. This shade can be associated with objects like charcoal and black obsidian, which share its dark and enigmatic qualities. In nature, it can be compared to the shadows cast by the moon during a lunar eclipse, adding an ethereal touch to the nocturnal landscape. To create a sense of intrigue and elegance, incorporate Dark Moon into designs and aesthetics, drawing inspiration from the mysterious allure of the night.

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Tints and Shades of #161718 HEX color (Dark Moon)

In color theory, tints and shades are essential for understanding the depth and luminosity of colors. A tint is achieved by adding white to a pure hue, lightening its appearance. Conversely, a shade results from blending black with a color, giving it a deeper tone. In the context of #161718, this color stands at the center between its tints and shades. While the tints get progressively lighter moving towards white (#ffffff), the shades deepen towards black (#000000).

  • #ffffff
  • #C5C5C5
  • #8B8B8C
  • #505152
  • #161718
  • #111112
  • #0B0C0C
  • #060606
  • #000000

Tones of Dark Moon (#161718 HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #161718, #404142 is the less saturated color, while #161718 is the most saturated one.

  • #404142
  • #363737
  • #2b2c2d
  • #212222
  • #161718
  • #333333
  • #262626
  • #1a1a1a
  • #0d0d0d

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #161718;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

W3C HTML / CSS Color Name doesn't exist for #161718.

CSS color code example

p { color: #161718; }

Text with hexadecimal color #161718

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Background Color with #161718

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Border Color with #161718

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#161718 Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

This is a example of text with color #161718 on white background.

#161718 Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

This is a example of text with color #161718 on black background.

CSS codes examples

.text {color:#161718;}
.background {background-color:#161718;}
.border {border:1px solid #161718;}

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