Faux-Persian green (#00a48d) color information

The hexidecimal color, #00a48d, is very close to "Persian green" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Persian green (#00a48d), in branding, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. Shades of "dark gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture. iStock, About.me, and Aetna are the companies in our database using this color.

Breakdown of Faux-Persian green (#00a48d)

#00a48d is made up of (0, 164, 141) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 14.02, 35.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 42125 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009999. White should be used ontop of #00a48d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00a48d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00a48d luma #112.20
Websafe hex #009999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 164, 141) Adobe RGB (93.00, 161.00, 139.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 64%, 55%) Closest named color Persian green
rgba rgba(0.0, 164.0, 141.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (52.92, -29.52, 1.73)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 14.02, 35.69) CIE-L*ab (59.89, -39.97, 2.16)
hsv hsv(171.59, 100.00, 32.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (59.89, 40.03, 176.91)
hsb hsb(171.59, 100.00, 64.00) CIE-L*uv (59.89, -47.26, 9.08)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Persian green (#00a48d)

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" #00a48d and the second color is called the "compliment" #a30018.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Persian green (#00a48d)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00a48d is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a30018.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Persian green (#00a48d)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Persian green (#00a48d)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Persian green (#00a48d)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #00a48d

When you combine pure white with this color, #00a48d, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #00a48d

Darker shades of #00a48d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #00a48d

Tones are produced by blending #00a48d with gray

Faux-Persian green (#00a48d) 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 #00a48d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00a48d → #a30018
#00a48d → #4cbfaf
#00a48d → #ffffff
#00a48d → #006aa3
#00a48d → #006254
#00a48d → #00a339

How #00a48d looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #00a48d 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 #00a48d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Persian green (#00a48d)

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

#00a48dmight 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.

#00a48d 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#00a48d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#00a48d 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 #00a48d
Java new Color(0, 164, 141);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 164, 141);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:164 blue:141 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 164f, 141f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:164, blue:141, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8da400
Python Color('#00a48d')

Base Conversions of hex color #00a48d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00a48d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 42125 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 164, 141.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10100100 10001101
Hex 00 a4 8d
Octal 0 244 215
Decimal 0 164 141

Icons incorporating the color #00a48d

If you're considering using #00a48d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #00a48d on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00a48d 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 #00a48d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00a48d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00a48d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00a48d background.
This text is hex color #00a48d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00a48d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00a48d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00a48d and white (#ffffff) background.