Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005157) color information

The hexidecimal color, #005157, is a variation of "Midnight green (eagle green)" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "very dark gray". When people spot this color, Midnight green (eagle green) (#005157), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "very dark gray" are rarely tied to agriculture.

Breakdown of #005157

#005157 is made up of (0, 81, 87) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 6.90, 0.00, 65.88) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 20823 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #005157 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005157. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005157 luma #57.38
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 81, 87) Adobe RGB (50.00, 84.00, 87.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 32%, 34%) Closest named color Midnight green (eagle green)
rgba rgba(0.0, 81.0, 87.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, -11.33, -5.53)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 6.90, 0.00, 65.88) CIE-L*ab (31.81, -18.72, -7.81)
hsv hsv(183.53, 100.00, 17.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 20.28, 202.65)
hsb hsb(183.53, 100.00, 34.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -22.73, -7.58)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005157)

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" #005157 and the second color is called the "compliment" #560400.

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-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005157)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #005157 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #560400.

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) (#005157)

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-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005157)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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) (#005157)

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 shades of #005157

Lighter shades are produced by blending #005157 with white

Darker shades of #005157

Darker shades are produced by blending #005157 with black

Tones of #005157

Tones are produced by blending #005157 with gray

Gradients including #005157

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 #005157 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005157 → #560400
#005157 → #4c8589
#005157 → #ffffff
#005157 → #002756
#005157 → #003034
#005157 → #00562f

How #005157 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #005157 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 #005157 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #005157

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

#005157might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #005157

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005157. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #005157

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 #005157
Java new Color(0, 81, 87);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 81, 87);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:81 blue:87 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 81f, 87f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:81, blue:87, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $575100
Python Color('#005157')

Base Conversions of hex color #005157

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005157. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 20823 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 81, 87.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010001 01010111
Hex 00 51 57
Octal 0 121 127
Decimal 0 81 87

#005157 Icons

If you're considering using #005157 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005157) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005157 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 #005157 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005157 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005157 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005157 background.
This text is hex color #005157 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005157 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005157 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005157 and white (#ffffff) background.