Faux-Shamrock green (#00a362) color information

Hex color #00a362 may be mistaken for "Shamrock green" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark green". When people spot this color, Shamrock green (#00a362), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with positive health, the environment, fruitfulness, energy, and being passive and non-confrontational. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing. Pizza Hut is a company using this color, according to our database.

#00a362 Breakdown

#00a362 is made up of (0, 163, 98) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 39.88, 36.08) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 41826 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009966. White should be used ontop of #00a362 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00a362. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00a362 luma #106.76
Websafe hex #009966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 163, 98) Adobe RGB (89.00, 162.00, 102.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 64%, 38%) Closest named color Shamrock green
rgba rgba(0.0, 163.0, 98.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (51.96, -37.21, 15.88)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 39.88, 36.08) CIE-L*ab (58.97, -52.96, 23.73)
hsv hsv(155.65, 100.00, 32.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.97, 58.03, 155.86)
hsb hsb(155.65, 100.00, 64.00) CIE-L*uv (58.97, -53.39, 39.02)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Shamrock green (#00a362)

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" #00a362 while the second is the "compliment" #a30044.

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 Compliments of #Faux-Shamrock green (#00a362)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #00a362 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #a30044.

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-Shamrock green (#00a362)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these 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-Shamrock green (#00a362)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Shamrock green (#00a362)

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 shades of #00a362

Lighter shades of #00a362 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Shamrock green (#00a362)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #00a362 with black

Faux-Shamrock green (#00a362)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #00a362, tones are produced.

Gradients including #00a362

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 #00a362 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00a362 → #a30044
#00a362 → #4cbe91
#00a362 → #ffffff
#00a362 → #0095a3
#00a362 → #00613a
#00a362 → #00a30d

#00a362 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #00a362 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 #00a362 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#00a362 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.

#00a362might 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 #00a362

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#00a362. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #00a362

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 #00a362
Java new Color(0, 163, 98);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 163, 98);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:163 blue:98 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 163f, 98f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:163, blue:98, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $62a300
Python Color('#00a362')

Base Conversions of hex color #00a362

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00a362. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 41826 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 163, 98.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10100011 01100010
Hex 00 a3 62
Octal 0 243 142
Decimal 0 163 98

#00a362 Icons

If you're considering using #00a362 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Shamrock green (#00a362) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00a362 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 #00a362 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00a362 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00a362 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00a362 background.
This text is hex color #00a362 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00a362 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00a362 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00a362 and white (#ffffff) background.