Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb) color information

Hex color #00d6cb is related to "Dark turquoise" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "light green". When people from western culture see this color, Dark turquoise (#00d6cb), used in advertisements, they might associate it with feelings of tranquility, money and wealth, fruitfulness, the home, and gardening and outdoors. Shades of "light green". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

#00d6cb is made up of (0, 214, 203) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 5.14, 16.08) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 54987 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #00cccc. White should be used ontop of #00d6cb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #00d6cb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #00d6cb luma #148.56
Websafe hex #00cccc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 214, 203) Adobe RGB (120.00, 214.00, 202.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 84%, 80%) Closest named color Dark turquoise
rgba rgba(0.0, 214.0, 203.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (72.80, -38.30, -6.17)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 5.14, 16.08) CIE-L*ab (77.87, -46.25, -6.55)
hsv hsv(177.17, 100.00, 42.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (77.87, 46.71, 188.06)
hsb hsb(177.17, 100.00, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (77.87, -62.01, -3.01)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

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" #00d6cb while the second is the "compliment" #d6000a.

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-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00d6cb is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d6000a.

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-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

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-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

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.

Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)'s Lighter shades

When you combine pure white with this color, #00d6cb, lighter shades are produced.

Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)'s Darker shades

When you combine pure black with this color, #00d6cb, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #00d6cb, tones are produced.

#00d6cb 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 #00d6cb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#00d6cb → #d6000a
#00d6cb → #4ce2da
#00d6cb → #ffffff
#00d6cb → #0075d6
#00d6cb → #008079
#00d6cb → #00d660

#00d6cb in different lighting conditions

Seeing #00d6cb 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 #00d6cb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

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

#00d6cbmight 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-Dark turquoise (#00d6cb)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#00d6cb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#00d6cb 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 #00d6cb
Java new Color(0, 214, 203);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 214, 203);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:214 blue:203 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 214f, 203f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:214, blue:203, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cbd600
Python Color('#00d6cb')

Base Conversions of hex color #00d6cb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00d6cb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 54987 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 214, 203.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 11010110 11001011
Hex 00 d6 cb
Octal 0 326 313
Decimal 0 214 203

Icons incorporating the color #00d6cb

If you're considering using #00d6cb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #00d6cb on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #00d6cb 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 #00d6cb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #00d6cb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #00d6cb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #00d6cb background.
This text is hex color #00d6cb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #00d6cb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #00d6cb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #00d6cb and white (#ffffff) background.