Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256) color information

The hexidecimal color, #005256, almost matches the color named "Midnight green (eagle green)" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "very dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #005256

#005256 is made up of (0, 82, 86) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 4.65, 0.00, 66.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21078 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006666. White should be used ontop of #005256 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005256. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005256 luma #57.85
Websafe hex #006666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 82, 86) 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, 82.0, 86.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, -11.33, -5.53)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 4.65, 0.00, 66.27) 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) (#005256)

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" #005256 and the second color is called the "compliment" #560400.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #005256 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #560400.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #005256 with white

Darker variations of #005256

When you combine pure black with this color, #005256, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #005256

Tones of #005256 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#005256 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 #005256 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005256 → #560400
#005256 → #4c8588
#005256 → #ffffff
#005256 → #002756
#005256 → #003133
#005256 → #00562f

Faux-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256) in different environments

Seeing #005256 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 #005256 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #005256

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

#005256might 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-Midnight green (eagle green) (#005256)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005256. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#005256 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 #005256
Java new Color(0, 82, 86);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 82, 86);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:82 blue:86 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 82f, 86f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:82, blue:86, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $565200
Python Color('#005256')

Base Conversions of hex color #005256

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005256. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21078 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 82, 86.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010010 01010110
Hex 00 52 56
Octal 0 122 126
Decimal 0 82 86

#005256 Icons

If you're considering using #005256 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) (#005256) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005256 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 #005256 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005256 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005256 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005256 background.
This text is hex color #005256 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005256 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005256 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005256 and white (#ffffff) background.