Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3) color information

Hex color #00a5a3 almost matches the color named "Persian green" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Persian green (#00a5a3), in brand logos, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3)

#00a5a3 is made up of (0, 165, 163) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 1.21, 35.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 42403 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009999. White should be used ontop of #00a5a3 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00a5a3. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00a5a3 luma #115.27
Websafe hex #009999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 165, 163) Adobe RGB (91.00, 165.00, 161.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 65%, 64%) Closest named color Persian green
rgba rgba(0.0, 165.0, 163.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (54.77, -28.19, -7.12)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 1.21, 35.29) CIE-L*ab (61.65, -37.32, -8.15)
hsv hsv(179.10, 100.00, 32.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (61.65, 38.20, 192.32)
hsb hsb(179.10, 100.00, 65.00) CIE-L*uv (61.65, -49.34, -6.71)
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3)

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" #00a5a3 while the second is the "compliment" #a50002.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00a5a3 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a50002.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3)

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-Persian green (#00a5a3)

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-Persian green (#00a5a3)

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 #00a5a3

When you combine pure white with this color, #00a5a3, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #00a5a3

Darker shades are produced by blending #00a5a3 with black

Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3)'s Tones

Tones of #00a5a3 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #00a5a3

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 #00a5a3 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00a5a3 → #a50002
#00a5a3 → #4cc0be
#00a5a3 → #ffffff
#00a5a3 → #0055a5
#00a5a3 → #006361
#00a5a3 → #00a550

Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3) in different environments

Seeing #00a5a3 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 #00a5a3 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Persian green (#00a5a3)

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

#00a5a3might 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 #00a5a3

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#00a5a3. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #00a5a3

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 #00a5a3
Java new Color(0, 165, 163);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 165, 163);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:165 blue:163 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 165f, 163f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:165, blue:163, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a3a500
Python Color('#00a5a3')

Base Conversions of hex color #00a5a3

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00a5a3. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 42403 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 165, 163.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10100101 10100011
Hex 00 a5 a3
Octal 0 245 243
Decimal 0 165 163

Icons incorporating the color #00a5a3

If you're considering using #00a5a3 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #00a5a3 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00a5a3 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 #00a5a3 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00a5a3 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00a5a3 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00a5a3 background.
This text is hex color #00a5a3 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00a5a3 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00a5a3 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00a5a3 and white (#ffffff) background.