Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b) color information

#009d9b is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Viridian green" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Viridian green (#009d9b), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants. Siemens uses this color in their branding.

#009d9b Breakdown

#009d9b is made up of (0, 157, 155) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 1.27, 38.43) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 40347 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009999. White should be used ontop of #009d9b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #009d9b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #009d9b luma #109.67
Websafe hex #009999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 157, 155) Adobe RGB (87.00, 158.00, 153.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 62%, 61%) Closest named color Viridian green
rgba rgba(0.0, 157.0, 155.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (51.96, -26.74, -6.64)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 1.27, 38.43) CIE-L*ab (58.97, -36.03, -7.74)
hsv hsv(179.06, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.97, 36.85, 192.12)
hsb hsb(179.06, 100.00, 62.00) CIE-L*uv (58.97, -47.13, -6.22)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b)

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" #009d9b while the second is the "compliment" #9e0002.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #009d9b is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #9e0002.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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 (#009d9b)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b)

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.

Lighter variations of #009d9b

Lighter shades of #009d9b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #009d9b

Darker shades of #009d9b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b)'s Tones

Tones of #009d9b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b) 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 #009d9b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#009d9b → #9e0002
#009d9b → #4cbab9
#009d9b → #ffffff
#009d9b → #00519e
#009d9b → #005e5d
#009d9b → #009e4c

Faux-Viridian green (#009d9b) in different environments

Seeing #009d9b 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 #009d9b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#009d9b 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.

#009d9bmight 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.

#009d9b 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#009d9b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#009d9b 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 #009d9b
Java new Color(0, 157, 155);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 157, 155);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:157 blue:155 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 157f, 155f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:157, blue:155, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $9b9d00
Python Color('#009d9b')

Base Conversions of hex color #009d9b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #009d9b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 40347 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 157, 155.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10011101 10011011
Hex 00 9d 9b
Octal 0 235 233
Decimal 0 157 155

Icons incorporating the color #009d9b

If you're considering using #009d9b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #009d9b on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #009d9b 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 #009d9b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #009d9b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #009d9b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #009d9b background.
This text is hex color #009d9b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #009d9b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #009d9b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #009d9b and white (#ffffff) background.