16 Basic HTML Color Names Chart

Here is the 16 W3C basic HTML color names. Click on a color name to preview the color as the page background and matching website color schemes. You can also try the 140 names color chart, or color names sorted alphabetically A to Z.

Color HTML Color Name Hex Color Code Color Group
  Black #000000 Gray
  Silver #c0c0c0 Gray
  Gray #808080 Gray
  White #ffffff White
  Maroon #800000 Brown
  Red #ff0000 Red
  Purple #800080 Purple
  Fuchsia #ff00ff Purple
  Green #008000 Green
  Lime #00ff00 Green
  Olive #808000 Green
  Yellow #ffff00 Yellow
  Navy #000080 Blue
  Blue #0000ff Blue
  Teal #008080 Green
  Cyan #00ffff Blue

Tip: Both HTML color names and hex color codes can be used to declare website background color and style font color.

Web design colour charts sorted by color groupGray  Green  Red  Pink  Purple  Orange  Brown  Blue  Yellow  White