Faux-Green (pigment) (#009e50) color information

#009e50 is the hex color code that is related to "Green (pigment)" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "dark green". When people from western culture see this color, Green (pigment) (#009e50), used in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of tranquility, personal growth, healing, the home, and various cultures. Shades of "dark green". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars. Airbus uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #009e50

#009e50 is made up of (0, 158, 80) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 49.37, 38.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 40528 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009966. White should be used ontop of #009e50 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #009e50. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #009e50 luma #101.79
Websafe hex #009966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 158, 80) Adobe RGB (91.00, 156.00, 87.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 62%, 31%) Closest named color Green (pigment)
rgba rgba(0.0, 158.0, 80.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.00, -35.40, 18.74)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 49.37, 38.04) CIE-L*ab (57.08, -50.92, 30.10)
hsv hsv(150.02, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (57.08, 59.15, 149.41)
hsb hsb(150.02, 100.00, 62.00) CIE-L*uv (57.08, -49.03, 45.32)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Green (pigment) (#009e50)

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" #009e50 while the second is the "compliment" #9e004f.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Green (pigment) (#009e50)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #009e50 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #9e004f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Green (pigment) (#009e50)

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-Green (pigment) (#009e50)

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-Green (pigment) (#009e50)

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-Green (pigment) (#009e50)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #009e50 with white

Darker variations of #009e50

When you combine pure black with this color, #009e50, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Green (pigment) (#009e50)'s Tones

Tones of #009e50 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#009e50 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 #009e50 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#009e50 → #9e004f
#009e50 → #4cbb84
#009e50 → #ffffff
#009e50 → #009e9e
#009e50 → #005e30
#009e50 → #009e00

Faux-Green (pigment) (#009e50) in different environments

Seeing #009e50 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 #009e50 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #009e50

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

#009e50might 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-Green (pigment) (#009e50)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#009e50. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


#009e50 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 #009e50
Java new Color(0, 158, 80);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 158, 80);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:158 blue:80 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 158f, 80f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:158, blue:80, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $509e00
Python Color('#009e50')

Base Conversions of hex color #009e50

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #009e50. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 40528 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 158, 80.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10011110 01010000
Hex 00 9e 50
Octal 0 236 120
Decimal 0 158 80

Icons incorporating the color #009e50

If you're considering using #009e50 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #009e50 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #009e50 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 #009e50 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #009e50 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #009e50 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #009e50 background.
This text is hex color #009e50 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #009e50 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #009e50 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #009e50 and white (#ffffff) background.