Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa) color information

#00afaa is the hex color code that is related to "Tiffany Blue" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "generic gray". When people from western culture see this color, Tiffany Blue (#00afaa), used in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "generic gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants. Atos and Greenhouse use this color in their branding.

Breakdown of #00afaa

#00afaa is made up of (0, 175, 170) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 2.86, 31.37) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 44970 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009999. White should be used ontop of #00afaa to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #00afaa luma #121.94
Websafe hex #009999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 175, 170) Adobe RGB (99.00, 174.00, 170.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 69%, 67%) Closest named color Tiffany Blue
rgba rgba(0.0, 175.0, 170.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (58.31, -28.97, -7.37)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 2.86, 31.37) CIE-L*ab (64.96, -37.40, -8.27)
hsv hsv(178.28, 100.00, 34.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (64.96, 38.30, 192.47)
hsb hsb(178.28, 100.00, 69.00) CIE-L*uv (64.96, -50.24, -6.91)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)

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" #00afaa while the second is the "compliment" #af0005.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #00afaa is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #af0005.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)

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-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)

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-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)

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.

Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #00afaa with white

Darker variations of #00afaa

When you combine pure black with this color, #00afaa, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)'s Tones

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

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

#00afaa → #af0005
#00afaa → #4cc7c3
#00afaa → #ffffff
#00afaa → #005daf
#00afaa → #006966
#00afaa → #00af52

Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa) in different environments

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

Named colors and Paints related to #00afaa

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

#00afaamight 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa)

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


#00afaa in programming

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 #00afaa
Java new Color(0, 175, 170);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 175, 170);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:175 blue:170 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 175f, 170f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:175, blue:170, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $aaaf00
Python Color('#00afaa')

Base Conversions of hex color #00afaa

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00afaa. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 44970 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 175, 170.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 10101111 10101010
Hex 00 af aa
Octal 0 257 252
Decimal 0 175 170

#00afaa Icons

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

Color Faux-Tiffany Blue (#00afaa) on different backgrounds

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