Faux-Middle green yellow (#a0b865) color information

The hexidecimal color, #a0b865, is close to the color named "Middle green yellow" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "light brown". When people spot this color, Middle green yellow (#a0b865), in designs, the following may come to mind: simplicity, rugged, underutilized, clothing, and outdoors. Shades of "light brown". typically aren't associated with finance.

Breakdown of #a0b865

#a0b865 is made up of (160, 184, 101) in RGB colorspace and (13.04, 0.00, 45.11, 27.84) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10532965 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc66. White should be used ontop of #a0b865 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #a0b865. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #a0b865 luma #167.26
Websafe hex #99cc66 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(160, 184, 101) Adobe RGB (165.00, 184.00, 106.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(63%, 72%, 40%) Closest named color Middle green yellow
rgba rgba(160.0, 184.0, 101.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (65.57, -19.00, 26.12)
cmyk cmyk(13.04, 0.00, 45.11, 27.84) CIE-L*ab (71.55, -22.46, 39.19)
hsv hsv(76.90, 36.36, 56.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (71.55, 45.17, 119.82)
hsb hsb(76.90, 44.44, 72.00) CIE-L*uv (71.55, -12.15, 53.47)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Middle green yellow (#a0b865)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #a0b865 while the second is the "compliment" #7b66b7.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Middle green yellow (#a0b865)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #a0b865 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #7b66b7.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Middle green yellow (#a0b865)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Middle green yellow (#a0b865)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Middle green yellow (#a0b865)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter shades of #a0b865

Lighter shades are produced by blending #a0b865 with white

Darker shades of #a0b865

Darker shades are produced by blending #a0b865 with black

Faux-Middle green yellow (#a0b865)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #a0b865 with gray

Gradients including #a0b865

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #a0b865 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#a0b865 → #7b66b7
#a0b865 → #bccd93
#a0b865 → #ffffff
#a0b865 → #79b766
#a0b865 → #606e3c
#a0b865 → #b7a466

How #a0b865 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #a0b865 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #a0b865 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #a0b865

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#a0b865might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #a0b865

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#a0b865. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #a0b865

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #a0b865
Java new Color(160, 184, 101);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 160, 184, 101);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:160 green:184 blue:101 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(160f, 184f, 101f);
Swift UIColor(red:160, green:184, blue:101, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $65b8a0
Python Color('#a0b865')

Base Conversions of hex color #a0b865

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #a0b865. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10532965 while the individual RGB conversions are: 160, 184, 101.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10100000 10111000 01100101
Hex a0 b8 65
Octal 240 270 145
Decimal 160 184 101

Icons incorporating the color #a0b865

If you're considering using #a0b865 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #a0b865 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #a0b865 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #a0b865 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #a0b865 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #a0b865 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #a0b865 background.
This text is hex color #a0b865 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #a0b865 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #a0b865 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #a0b865 and white (#ffffff) background.