Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#00501c) color information

Hex color #00501c 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) (#00501c), in branding, 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) (#00501c)

#00501c is made up of (0, 80, 28) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 65.00, 68.63) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20508 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006633. White should be used ontop of #00501c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00501c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00501c luma #50.12
Websafe hex #006633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 80, 28) Adobe RGB (43.00, 83.00, 36.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 11%) Closest named color Forest green (traditional)
rgba rgba(0.0, 80.0, 28.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, -20.01, 11.39)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 65.00, 68.63) 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) (#00501c)

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" #00501c while the second is the "compliment" #4f0033.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#00501c)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00501c 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) (#00501c)

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-Forest green (traditional) (#00501c)

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) (#00501c)

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 #00501c

When you combine pure white with this color, #00501c, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #00501c

Darker shades of #00501c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#00501c)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #00501c with gray

Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#00501c) 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 #00501c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00501c → #4f0033
#00501c → #4c8460
#00501c → #ffffff
#00501c → #004f43
#00501c → #003010
#00501c → #0b4f00

How #00501c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #00501c 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 #00501c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Forest green (traditional) (#00501c)

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

#00501cmight 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.

#00501c 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#00501c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#00501c 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 #00501c
Java new Color(0, 80, 28);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 80, 28);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:80 blue:28 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 80f, 28f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:80, blue:28, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1c5000
Python Color('#00501c')

Base Conversions of hex color #00501c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00501c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20508 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 80, 28.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010000 00011100
Hex 00 50 1c
Octal 0 120 34
Decimal 0 80 28

Icons incorporating the color #00501c

If you're considering using #00501c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #00501c on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00501c 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 #00501c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00501c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00501c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00501c background.
This text is hex color #00501c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00501c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00501c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00501c and white (#ffffff) background.