Faux-Viridian green (#009c9c) color information

#009c9c is the hex color code that is related to "Viridian green" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark gray". When people from western culture see this color, Viridian green (#009c9c), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "dark gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants. Siemens uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #009c9c

#009c9c is made up of (0, 156, 156) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 0.00, 38.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 40092 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009999. White should be used ontop of #009c9c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #009c9c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #009c9c luma #109.20
Websafe hex #009999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 156, 156) Adobe RGB (89.00, 154.00, 153.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 61%, 61%) Closest named color Viridian green
rgba rgba(0.0, 156.0, 156.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.99, -23.87, -8.08)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 0.00, 38.82) CIE-L*ab (58.04, -31.99, -9.35)
hsv hsv(180.02, 100.00, 30.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.04, 33.33, 196.29)
hsb hsb(180.02, 100.00, 61.00) CIE-L*uv (58.04, -43.37, -9.20)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Viridian green (#009c9c)

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" #009c9c and the second color is called the "compliment" #9b0000.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Viridian green (#009c9c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #009c9c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9b0000.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Viridian green (#009c9c)

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-Viridian green (#009c9c)

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-Viridian green (#009c9c)

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-Viridian green (#009c9c)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #009c9c with white

Darker variations of #009c9c

When you combine pure black with this color, #009c9c, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #009c9c

Tones of #009c9c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#009c9c 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 #009c9c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#009c9c → #9b0000
#009c9c → #4cb9b9
#009c9c → #ffffff
#009c9c → #004d9b
#009c9c → #005d5d
#009c9c → #009b4d

Faux-Viridian green (#009c9c) in different environments

Seeing #009c9c 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 #009c9c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #009c9c

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

#009c9cmight 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-Viridian green (#009c9c)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#009c9c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Siemens

#009c9c 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 #009c9c
Java new Color(0, 156, 156);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 156, 156);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:156 blue:156 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 156f, 156f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:156, blue:156, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9c9c00
Python Color('#009c9c')

Base Conversions of hex color #009c9c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #009c9c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 40092 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 156, 156.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10011100 10011100
Hex 00 9c 9c
Octal 0 234 234
Decimal 0 156 156

#009c9c Icons

If you're considering using #009c9c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Viridian green (#009c9c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #009c9c 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 #009c9c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #009c9c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #009c9c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #009c9c background.
This text is hex color #009c9c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #009c9c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #009c9c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #009c9c and white (#ffffff) background.