Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #009c7f, looks similar to "Paolo Veronese green" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark gray". When people from western culture see this color, Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f), used in designs, the following may come to mind: being simplistic, sleek, graceful, travel, and something classic. This color isn't popular for agriculture.

Breakdown of #009c7f

#009c7f is made up of (0, 156, 127) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 18.59, 38.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 40063 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009966. White should be used ontop of #009c7f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #009c7f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #009c7f luma #105.92
Websafe hex #009966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 156, 127) Adobe RGB (91.00, 153.00, 127.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 61%, 50%) Closest named color Paolo Veronese green
rgba rgba(0.0, 156.0, 127.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.00, -28.15, 3.97)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 18.59, 38.82) CIE-L*ab (57.08, -38.90, 5.18)
hsv hsv(169.20, 100.00, 30.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (57.08, 39.24, 172.42)
hsb hsb(169.20, 100.00, 61.00) CIE-L*uv (57.08, -44.23, 13.08)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f)

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" #009c7f and the second color is called the "compliment" #9b001c.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #009c7f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #9b001c.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #009c7f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #009c7f with white

Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #009c7f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #009c7f

When you combine pure gray with this color, #009c7f, tones are produced.

Faux-Paolo Veronese green (#009c7f) 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 #009c7f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#009c7f → #9b001c
#009c7f → #4cb9a5
#009c7f → #ffffff
#009c7f → #006a9b
#009c7f → #005d4c
#009c7f → #009b31

#009c7f in different lighting conditions

Seeing #009c7f 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 #009c7f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #009c7f

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

#009c7fmight 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.

#009c7f 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#009c7f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#009c7f 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 #009c7f
Java new Color(0, 156, 127);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 156, 127);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:156 blue:127 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 156f, 127f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:156, blue:127, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $7f9c00
Python Color('#009c7f')

Base Conversions of hex color #009c7f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #009c7f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 40063 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 156, 127.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10011100 01111111
Hex 00 9c 7f
Octal 0 234 177
Decimal 0 156 127

Icons incorporating the color #009c7f

If you're considering using #009c7f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #009c7f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #009c7f 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 #009c7f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #009c7f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #009c7f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #009c7f background.
This text is hex color #009c7f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #009c7f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #009c7f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #009c7f and white (#ffffff) background.