Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e) color information

Hex color #00505e may be mistaken for "Midnight green (eagle green)" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "very dark gray". When people spot this color, Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e), in advertising materials, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Shades of "very dark gray". typically aren't associated with health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)

#00505e is made up of (0, 80, 94) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 14.89, 0.00, 63.14) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20574 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #00505e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00505e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00505e luma #57.58
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 80, 94) Adobe RGB (49.00, 76.00, 96.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 31%, 37%) Closest named color Midnight green (eagle green)
rgba rgba(0.0, 80.0, 94.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, -5.20, -13.74)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 14.89, 0.00, 63.14) CIE-L*ab (29.41, -8.40, -17.59)
hsv hsv(189.73, 100.00, 18.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 19.49, 244.47)
hsb hsb(189.73, 100.00, 37.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -17.27, -21.46)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)

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" #00505e while the second is the "compliment" #5e0e00.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00505e is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #5e0e00.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)

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-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)

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-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)

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 #00505e

When you combine pure white with this color, #00505e, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #00505e

Darker shades of #00505e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #00505e with gray

Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e) 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 #00505e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00505e → #5e0e00
#00505e → #4c848e
#00505e → #ffffff
#00505e → #00215e
#00505e → #003038
#00505e → #005e3d

How #00505e looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #00505e 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 #00505e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#00505e)

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

#00505emight 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.

#00505e 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#00505e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#00505e 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 #00505e
Java new Color(0, 80, 94);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 80, 94);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:80 blue:94 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 80f, 94f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:80, blue:94, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $5e5000
Python Color('#00505e')

Base Conversions of hex color #00505e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00505e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20574 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 80, 94.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010000 01011110
Hex 00 50 5e
Octal 0 120 136
Decimal 0 80 94

Icons incorporating the color #00505e

If you're considering using #00505e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #00505e on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00505e 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 #00505e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00505e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00505e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00505e background.
This text is hex color #00505e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00505e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00505e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00505e and white (#ffffff) background.