Faux-Castleton green (#00503c) color information

The hexidecimal color, #00503c, should not to be confused with "Castleton green" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Castleton green (#00503c), in designs, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Shades of "very dark gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture. Diebold is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Castleton green (#00503c)

#00503c is made up of (0, 80, 60) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 25.00, 68.63) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20540 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006633. White should be used ontop of #00503c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00503c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00503c luma #53.74
Websafe hex #006633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 80, 60) Adobe RGB (52.00, 79.00, 62.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 24%) Closest named color Castleton green
rgba rgba(0.0, 80.0, 60.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, -12.61, 3.85)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 25.00, 68.63) CIE-L*ab (29.41, -21.83, 6.68)
hsv hsv(166.48, 100.00, 15.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 22.83, 162.99)
hsb hsb(166.48, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -19.52, 10.35)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Castleton green (#00503c)

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" #00503c while the second is the "compliment" #4f0012.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Castleton green (#00503c)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00503c is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #4f0012.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Castleton green (#00503c)

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-Castleton green (#00503c)

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-Castleton green (#00503c)

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 #00503c

When you combine pure white with this color, #00503c, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #00503c

Darker shades of #00503c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Castleton green (#00503c)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #00503c with gray

Faux-Castleton green (#00503c) 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 #00503c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00503c → #4f0012
#00503c → #4c8476
#00503c → #ffffff
#00503c → #00394f
#00503c → #003024
#00503c → #004f15

How #00503c looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #00503c 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 #00503c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Castleton green (#00503c)

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

#00503cmight 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.

#00503c 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#00503c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#00503c 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 #00503c
Java new Color(0, 80, 60);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 80, 60);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:80 blue:60 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 80f, 60f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:80, blue:60, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3c5000
Python Color('#00503c')

Base Conversions of hex color #00503c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00503c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20540 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 80, 60.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010000 00111100
Hex 00 50 3c
Octal 0 120 74
Decimal 0 80 60

Icons incorporating the color #00503c

If you're considering using #00503c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #00503c on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00503c 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 #00503c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00503c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00503c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00503c background.
This text is hex color #00503c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00503c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00503c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00503c and white (#ffffff) background.