represents a darker version of the specified color.

represents a version of the specified color darkened by a fraction f.

gives a darker version of an image.


  • Darker[color,1] gives black. »
  • Darker[color,0] gives color. »
  • Darker[color] is equivalent to Darker[color,1/3]. »
  • Darker[color,f] for values of f outside the range to is clipped.
  • Darker[image] works with 2D as well as 3D images.
  • Darker[{col1,col2,},] gives darker versions of each of the . »
  • When applied to color, Darker always returns an RGBColor.
  • When applied to color images, Darker always returns an RGB image.
  • Darker does not affect the opacity of a color or an image.
Introduced in 2007
| Updated in 2014
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