Faux-British racing green (#004f29) color information

#004f29 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "British racing green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very dark green". When people spot this color, British racing green (#004f29), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: positive health, money and wealth, healing, energy, and gardening and outdoors. This color isn't popular for transportation and cars.

#004f29 Breakdown

#004f29 is made up of (0, 79, 41) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 48.10, 69.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20265 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006633. White should be used ontop of #004f29 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #004f29. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #004f29 luma #51.01
Websafe hex #006633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 79, 41) Adobe RGB (40.00, 83.00, 47.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 16%) Closest named color British racing green
rgba rgba(0.0, 79.0, 41.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, -20.01, 8.88)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 48.10, 69.02) CIE-L*ab (29.41, -37.73, 17.89)
hsv hsv(150.99, 100.00, 15.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 41.76, 154.63)
hsb hsb(150.99, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -30.66, 23.35)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-British racing green (#004f29)

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" #004f29 while the second is the "compliment" #4f0027.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-British racing green (#004f29)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #004f29 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #4f0027.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-British racing green (#004f29)

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-British racing green (#004f29)

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-British racing green (#004f29)

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.

Faux-British racing green (#004f29)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #004f29 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #004f29

When you combine pure black with this color, #004f29, darker shades are produced.

Faux-British racing green (#004f29)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #004f29 with gray

#004f29 in 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 #004f29 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#004f29 → #4f0027
#004f29 → #4c8369
#004f29 → #ffffff
#004f29 → #004f4f
#004f29 → #002f18
#004f29 → #004f00

How #004f29 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #004f29 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 #004f29 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#004f29 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#004f29might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-British racing green (#004f29)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#004f29. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#004f29 in programming

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 #004f29
Java new Color(0, 79, 41);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 79, 41);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:79 blue:41 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 79f, 41f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:79, blue:41, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $294f00
Python Color('#004f29')

Base Conversions of hex color #004f29

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #004f29. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20265 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 79, 41.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01001111 00101001
Hex 00 4f 29
Octal 0 117 51
Decimal 0 79 41

Icons incorporating the color #004f29

If you're considering using #004f29 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #004f29 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #004f29 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 #004f29 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #004f29 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #004f29 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #004f29 background.
This text is hex color #004f29 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #004f29 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #004f29 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #004f29 and white (#ffffff) background.