Palettes

HTML color names

Note: moreCrayons does not recommend using these colors and they are provided for reference only. Using the color names does not conform to web standards and will prevent your pages from validating. Some of these colors have the same names as colors in the W3C specifications, but refer to different colors. They also display inconsistently across browsers and platforms. Finally, the hexadecimal value of NavajoWhite is #FFDEAD.

Browser-safe colors are indicated like this. LightSlateGray is in the web-smart palette, but not the browser-safe one. Some of the colors will not work using style="background" but will work using the bgcolor attribute of the td tag.

See HTML: The Complete Reference for a detailed description, or search Google for more information.

Some browsers and some platforms support the use of numbers as suffixes to specify different shades and tints of these colors. This page has examples of 470 different shades and tints.

aliceblue   lightpink
antiquewhite   lightsalmon
aqua   lightseagreen
aquamarine   lightskyblue
azure   lightslategray
beige   lightsteelblue
bisque   lightyellow
black   lime
blanchedalmond   limegreen
blue   linen
blueviolet   magenta
brown   maroon
burleywood   mediumaquamarine
burlywood   mediumblue
cadetblue   mediumorchid
chartreuse   mediumpurple
chocolate   mediumseagreen
coral   mediumslateblue
cornflowerblue   mediumspringgreen
cornsilk   mediumturquoise
crimson   mediumvioletred
cyan   midnightblue
darkblue   mintcream
darkcyan   mistyrose
darkgoldenrod   moccasin
darkgray   navajowhite
darkgreen   navy
darkkhaki   oldlace
darkmagenta   olive
darkolivegreen   olivedrab
darkorange   orange
darkorchid   orangered
darkred   orchid
darksalmon   palegoldenrod
darkseagreen   palegreen
darkslateblue   paleturquoise
darkslategray   palevioletred
darkturquoise   papayawhip
darkviolet   peachpuff
deeppink   peru
deepskyblue   pink
dimgray   plum
dodgerblue   powderblue
firebrick   purple
floralwhite   red
forestgreen   rosybrown
fuchsia   royalblue
gainsboro   saddlebrown
ghostwhite   salmon
gold   sandybrown
goldenrod   seagreen
gray   seashell
green   sienna
greenyellow   silver
honeydew   skyblue
hotpink   slateblue
indianred   slategray
indigo   snow
ivory   springgreen
khaki   steelblue
lavender   tan
lavenderblush   teal
lawngreen   thistle
lemonchiffon   tomato
lightblue   turquoise
lightcoral   violet
lightcyan   wheat
lightgoldenrodyellow   white
lightgreen   whitesmoke
lightgrey   yellow
      yellowgreen