Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b) color information

Hex color #004f1b is a variation of "Forest green (traditional)" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark green". When people spot this color, Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b), in designs, they might associate it with positive health, the environment, fruitfulness, energy, and being passive and non-confrontational. This color isn't popular for clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b)

#004f1b is made up of (0, 79, 27) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 65.82, 69.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20251 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006633. White should be used ontop of #004f1b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #004f1b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #004f1b luma #49.42
Websafe hex #006633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 79, 27) Adobe RGB (43.00, 83.00, 36.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 11%) Closest named color Forest green (traditional)
rgba rgba(0.0, 79.0, 27.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, -20.01, 11.39)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 65.82, 69.02) CIE-L*ab (29.41, -37.73, 25.53)
hsv hsv(141.31, 100.00, 15.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 45.56, 145.92)
hsb hsb(141.31, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -29.30, 29.49)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #004f1b and the second color is called the "compliment" #4f0033.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #004f1b is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #4f0033.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b)

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-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b)

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 variations of #004f1b

When you combine pure white with this color, #004f1b, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #004f1b

Darker shades of #004f1b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #004f1b

Tones are produced by blending #004f1b with gray

Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b) Gradients

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 #004f1b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#004f1b → #4f0033
#004f1b → #4c835f
#004f1b → #ffffff
#004f1b → #004f43
#004f1b → #002f10
#004f1b → #0b4f00

How #004f1b looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #004f1b 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 #004f1b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#004f1b)

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

#004f1bmight 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.

#004f1b popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#004f1b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#004f1b in coding

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 #004f1b
Java new Color(0, 79, 27);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 79, 27);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:79 blue:27 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 79f, 27f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:79, blue:27, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1b4f00
Python Color('#004f1b')

Base Conversions of hex color #004f1b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #004f1b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20251 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 79, 27.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01001111 00011011
Hex 00 4f 1b
Octal 0 117 33
Decimal 0 79 27

Icons incorporating the color #004f1b

If you're considering using #004f1b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #004f1b on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #004f1b 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 #004f1b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #004f1b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #004f1b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #004f1b background.
This text is hex color #004f1b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #004f1b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #004f1b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #004f1b and white (#ffffff) background.