Faux-Castleton green (#005437) color information

The hexidecimal color, #005437, greatly resembles "Castleton green" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "very dark green". When people from western culture see this color, Castleton green (#005437), used in branding, the following may come to mind: feelings of tranquility, the environment, feeling relaxed, the home, and being passive and non-confrontational. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel. Diebold is a brand that uses this color.

#005437 Breakdown

#005437 is made up of (0, 84, 55) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 34.52, 67.06) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21559 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #006633. White should be used ontop of #005437 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #005437. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #005437 luma #55.52
Websafe hex #006633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 84, 55) Adobe RGB (48.00, 87.00, 61.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 33%, 22%) Closest named color Castleton green
rgba rgba(0.0, 84.0, 55.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (26.46, -18.19, 6.10)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 34.52, 67.06) CIE-L*ab (31.81, -32.15, 10.81)
hsv hsv(160.02, 100.00, 16.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (31.81, 33.92, 161.42)
hsb hsb(160.02, 100.00, 33.00) CIE-L*uv (31.81, -28.45, 16.43)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Castleton green (#005437)

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" #005437 while the second is the "compliment" #54001c.

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 (#005437)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #005437 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #54001c.

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 (#005437)

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 (#005437)

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-Castleton green (#005437)

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.

Faux-Castleton green (#005437)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #005437 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #005437

When you combine pure black with this color, #005437, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Castleton green (#005437)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #005437 with gray

#005437 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 #005437 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#005437 → #54001c
#005437 → #4c8773
#005437 → #ffffff
#005437 → #004654
#005437 → #003221
#005437 → #00540e

How #005437 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #005437 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 #005437 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#005437 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#005437might 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-Castleton green (#005437)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#005437. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


#005437 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 #005437
Java new Color(0, 84, 55);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 84, 55);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:84 blue:55 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 84f, 55f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:84, blue:55, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $375400
Python Color('#005437')

Base Conversions of hex color #005437

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #005437. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21559 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 84, 55.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010100 00110111
Hex 00 54 37
Octal 0 124 67
Decimal 0 84 55

#005437 Icons

If you're considering using #005437 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Castleton green (#005437) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #005437 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 #005437 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #005437 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #005437 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #005437 background.
This text is hex color #005437 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #005437 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #005437 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #005437 and white (#ffffff) background.