Faux-Viridian green (#009e99) color information

#009e99 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Viridian green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark gray". When people spot this color, Viridian green (#009e99), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Colors labeled as "dark gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants. Siemens uses this color in their branding.

Breakdown of Faux-Viridian green (#009e99)

#009e99 is made up of (0, 158, 153) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 3.16, 38.04) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 40601 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009999. White should be used ontop of #009e99 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #009e99. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #009e99 luma #110.04
Websafe hex #009999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 158, 153) Adobe RGB (89.00, 157.00, 151.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 62%, 60%) Closest named color Viridian green
rgba rgba(0.0, 158.0, 153.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (51.96, -26.74, -5.45)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 3.16, 38.04) CIE-L*ab (58.97, -36.03, -6.42)
hsv hsv(178.09, 100.00, 31.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.97, 36.60, 190.10)
hsb hsb(178.09, 100.00, 62.00) CIE-L*uv (58.97, -46.53, -4.20)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Viridian green (#009e99)

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" #009e99 while the second is the "compliment" #9e0005.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Viridian green (#009e99)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #009e99 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9e0005.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Viridian green (#009e99)

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 (#009e99)

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 (#009e99)

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 shades of #009e99

When you combine pure white with this color, #009e99, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #009e99

Darker shades are produced by blending #009e99 with black

Faux-Viridian green (#009e99)'s Tones

Tones of #009e99 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #009e99

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 #009e99 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#009e99 → #9e0005
#009e99 → #4cbbb7
#009e99 → #ffffff
#009e99 → #00549e
#009e99 → #005e5b
#009e99 → #009e49

Faux-Viridian green (#009e99) in different environments

Seeing #009e99 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 #009e99 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Viridian green (#009e99)

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

#009e99might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #009e99

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#009e99. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.


Programming Language Syntax for #009e99

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 #009e99
Java new Color(0, 158, 153);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 158, 153);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:158 blue:153 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 158f, 153f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:158, blue:153, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $999e00
Python Color('#009e99')

Base Conversions of hex color #009e99

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #009e99. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 40601 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 158, 153.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10011110 10011001
Hex 00 9e 99
Octal 0 236 231
Decimal 0 158 153

#009e99 Icons

If you're considering using #009e99 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Viridian green (#009e99) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #009e99 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 #009e99 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #009e99 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #009e99 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #009e99 background.
This text is hex color #009e99 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #009e99 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #009e99 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #009e99 and white (#ffffff) background.