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A comprehensive guide to hex color #00a78e

About hex color #00a78e - near-Persian green

Hex color #00a78e is very close to "Persian green". It's categorized as "green". When humans think of green in ads, the following may come to mind: an alleviation to depression, money and wealth, feeling relaxed, energy, and various cultures. It's rarely tied to clothing. Aetna, TripAdvisor, and 5 others are using a color close to Persian green in their branding. (Explore brands using Persian green).

In RGB colorspace, the hexadecimal color #00a78e is created using 0% red, 65.5% green, and 55.7% blue. In CMYK colorspace, you can make the color using 100% cyan, 0% magenta, 15% yellow, and 34.5% black.
 

RGB Composition
   
0%
 
65.5%
 
55.7%
   
    R   G   B    
CMYK Composition
 
100%
 
0%
 
15%
34.5%
 
  C   M   Y   K  

#00a78e is made up of R: 0, G: 167, B: 142 in RGB colorspace and C: 100, M:0, Y:14.97, K:34.51 in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 42894 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009999. Its closest named color is "Persian green". White should be used ontop of #00a78e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00a78e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00a78e
Websafe hex #009999
rgb 0, 167, 142
rgb percent (%) 0%, 65.23%, 55.47%
rgba R: 0, G: 167, B: 142, A: 1.0
CMYK C: 100, M:0, Y:14.97, K:34.51
hsv 171.02, 100, 32.75
hsb 171.02, 100, 65.49
luma 114.075
Black or white text? #ffffff
Adobe RGB 94, 165, 142
Closest named color Persian green
Hunter-Lab 54.4, -31.41, 2.15
CIE-L*ab 61.3, -42.37, 2.68
CIE-L*Ch(ab) 61.3, 42.46, 176.39
CIE-L*uv 61.3, -49.96, 10.2°

Some colors work better together. Here, you'll find color harmonies and schemes specific to the hex color #00a78e. These color palettes have been mathematically proven to pair well in designs.
 

Complimentary

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" #00a78e and the second color is called the "compliment" #a70019.

Design Tip: It's not a good idea to use one of these colors for text and the other for the background.

#a70019
#00a78e

Split Complimentary

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00a78e is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a70019.

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

#a73a00
#00a78e
#a7006c

Triadic

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

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

#a78d00
#00a78e
#8d00a7

Tetradic

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

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

#19a700
#a70019
#8d00a7
#00a78e

Analagous

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.

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

#00a73a
#00a78e
#006ca7

When designing or marketing products, especially on a worldwide platform like Amazon, color is important. This section contains links to Amazon products that have some relation to one of the attributes of the color #00a78e: "feeling relaxed".
 

Please note that 2020 Colours will receive commission for purchases made through the affiliate links above. This page's Amazon links are paid advertisements and are not endoresements or reviews of the product.

Seeing darker, lighter, and tinted variations of the hex color #00a78e can help you with your creative processes. Remember, you can click on a color to be taken to its own page full of unique color information.
 

Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #00a78e with black #000000.

#00211c
#00322a
#004238
#005347
#006455
#007463
#008571
#00967f

Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #00a78e with white #FFFFFF.

#33b8a4
#4cc1af
#66cabb
#7fd3c6
#99dbd1
#b2e4dd
#ccede8
#e5f6f3

Tones

Tones are produced by blending #00a78e with gray #808080.

#668782
#598b84
#4c8f85
#409387
#339788
#269b89
#199f8b
#0ca38c

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 #00a78e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the Color Harmonies section above.

Below each gradient is the CSS color code that was used to create it. You can copy and paste it so it can be used in designs of your own.

For more information on how to apply gradients, visit the w3schools.com page on CSS gradients.

Seeing #00a78e 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 #00a78e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions. For example, #00a78e appears as #00a79a when in old direct sunlight at noon and as #00a8a9 when in cool fluorescent.

Incandescent/tungsten
Old direct sunlight at noon
Old daylight
ICC profile PCS
Mid-morning daylight
Daylight, sRGB, Adobe-RGB
North sky daylight
Equal energy
Daylight Fluorescent
Cool fluorescent
White Fluorescent
Warm White Fluorescent
Daylight Fluorescent
Lite White Fluorescent
Daylight fluorescent, D65 simulator
Sylvania F40, D50 simulator
Cool White Fluorescent
Ultralume 50, Philips TL85
Ultralume 40, Philips TL84
Ultralume 30, Philips TL83
Data used in calculating these colors comes courtesy of Easy RGB.

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated. View a list of all 1,500+ named colors.

Closest named colors to #00a78e

#00a78e might 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.

Persian green
Viridian green
Paolo Veronese green
Green (Munsell)
Dark cyan
Jade
Green (NCS)
Green (Crayola)

Furthest named colors to #00a78e

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from #00a78e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Red
Candy apple red
Fuchsia
Magenta
Scarlet
Red strawberry
Ferrari red
Neon scarlet

Colors are important to brands and the messages they convey. Brand recognition and colors go hand-in-hand. Knowing what brands are using #00a78e, or a color similar, can help you in determining whether the color is appropriate to your design.

Redox uses the color #01b287

#01b287
#0a2239
#854c9e
#e5505a
#ff9f1c
   

University at Buffalo uses the color #00a69c

#00a69c
#002f56
#005bbb
#006570
#2f9fd0
#666666
#6da04b
#990000
#ad841f
#e4e4e4
#e56a54
#ebec00
#ffc72c
   

Hewlett Packard Enterprise uses the color #00b388

#00b388
#425563
  

Vine uses the color #00b488

#00b488
   

TripAdvisor uses the color #00af87

#00af87
   

About.me uses the color #00a98f

#00a98f
   

Aetna uses the color #00a78e

#00a78e
#00bce4
#7ac143
#7d3f98
#d20962
#f47721
  
Brand data comes courtesy of Brand Colors. Brands linked may not be suitable for all ages and in no way affiliated with 2020 Colors.

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.

HTML, CSS #00a78e
Java new Color(0, 167, 142)
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 167, 142);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:0.6549 blue:0.5569 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 0.6549f, 0.5569f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:0.6549, blue:0.5569, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8EA700
Python Color('#00a78e')

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00a78e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 42894 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 167, 142.

BaseRedGreenBlue
Binary000000001010011110001110
Hex00a78e
Octal0247216
Decimal0167142

If you're considering using #00a78e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Icons courtesy of Font Awesome.

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00a78e colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below.

This text is hex color #00a78e on a solid black (#000000) background.

This text is hex color #00a78e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00a78e background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00a78e background.

This text is hex color #00a78e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is hex color #00a78e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00a78e and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00a78e and white (#ffffff) background.

Patterns courtesy of Hero Patterns.

If you're a web developer, you might find it useful to see elements like buttons and check boxes in the color #00a78e.

Buttons

The HTML and CSS used to create these elements comes from w3schools.com.
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