Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76) color information

The hexidecimal color, #009c76, should not to be confused with "Paolo Veronese green" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Paolo Veronese green (#009c76), in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Colors labeled as "dark gray" are rarely tied to agriculture.

Breakdown of #009c76

#009c76 is made up of (0, 156, 118) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 24.36, 38.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 40054 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009966. White should be used ontop of #009c76 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #009c76. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #009c76 luma #104.91
Websafe hex #009966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 156, 118) Adobe RGB (86.00, 155.00, 119.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 61%, 46%) Closest named color Paolo Veronese green
rgba rgba(0.0, 156.0, 118.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.00, -31.78, 7.66)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 24.36, 38.82) CIE-L*ab (57.08, -44.78, 10.44)
hsv hsv(165.27, 100.00, 30.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (57.08, 45.98, 166.88)
hsb hsb(165.27, 100.00, 61.00) CIE-L*uv (57.08, -48.52, 21.04)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76)

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" #009c76 and the second color is called the "compliment" #9b0026.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #009c76 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9b0026.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76)

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-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76)

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-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76)

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-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #009c76 with white

Darker variations of #009c76

When you combine pure black with this color, #009c76, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #009c76

Tones of #009c76 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#009c76 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 #009c76 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#009c76 → #9b0026
#009c76 → #4cb99f
#009c76 → #ffffff
#009c76 → #00749b
#009c76 → #005d46
#009c76 → #009b26

Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76) in different environments

Seeing #009c76 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 #009c76 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #009c76

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

#009c76might 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-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#009c76. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#009c76 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 #009c76
Java new Color(0, 156, 118);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 156, 118);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:156 blue:118 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 156f, 118f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:156, blue:118, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $769c00
Python Color('#009c76')

Base Conversions of hex color #009c76

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #009c76. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 40054 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 156, 118.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10011100 01110110
Hex 00 9c 76
Octal 0 234 166
Decimal 0 156 118

#009c76 Icons

If you're considering using #009c76 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c76) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #009c76 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 #009c76 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #009c76 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #009c76 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #009c76 background.
This text is hex color #009c76 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #009c76 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #009c76 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #009c76 and white (#ffffff) background.