FANDOM


Hexadecimal numbers are a set of numbers in base 16, which means they have 16 symbols to represent numbers. They are 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, A, B, C, D, E, and F.

ConversionsEdit

Here are the 4-bit binary equivalents of hexadecimal symbols.

Hexadecimal symbols Decimal equivalents 4-bit binary equivalents
0 0 0000
1 1 0001
2 2 0010
3 3 0011
4 4 0100
5 5 0101
6 6 0110
7 7 0111
8 8 1000
9 9 1001
A 10 1010
B 11 1011
C 12 1100
D 13 1101
E 14 1110
F 15 1111

Use In ColorsEdit

Hexadecimal numbers are used to code for colors in computers. One color is represented by 6 hexadecimal symbols. Using a permutation, you can calculate that you can make 5,765,760 different colors using these symbols!

Simple Examples
Hexadecimal code Resulting color
000000
0000FF
00FF00
FF0000
FF00FF
FFFF00
FFFFFF  
Other Examples
Hexadecimal code Resulting color
C31284
424242
47494C
424552
544D41
525449
4E455A   
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.