Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd) color information

Hex color #00ffcd is named "Sea green (Crayola)". The color is categorized as "light green". When people from western culture see this color, Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd), used in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of tranquility, personal growth, healing, the home, and various cultures. This color isn't popular for transportation and cars.

#00ffcd Breakdown

#00ffcd is made up of (0, 255, 205) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 0.00, 19.61, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 65485 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #00ffcc. White should be used ontop of #00ffcd to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #00ffcd luma #172.85
Websafe hex #00ffcc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 255, 205) Adobe RGB (146.00, 255.00, 205.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 100%, 80%) Closest named color Sea green (Crayola)
rgba rgba(0.0, 255.0, 205.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (87.18, -52.49, 9.71)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 0.00, 19.61, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (89.86, -60.90, 10.73)
hsv hsv(168.02, 100.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (89.86, 61.84, 170.01)
hsb hsb(168.02, 100.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (89.86, -73.57, 26.09)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd)

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" #00ffcd and the second color is called the "compliment" #ff0033.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #00ffcd is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #ff0033.

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 Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd)

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 Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd)

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.

Lighter shades of #00ffcd

Lighter shades of #00ffcd can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Sea green (Crayola) (#00ffcd)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #00ffcd with black

Tones of #00ffcd

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

Gradients including #00ffcd

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

#00ffcd → #ff0033
#00ffcd → #4cffdc
#00ffcd → #ffffff
#00ffcd → #00b2ff
#00ffcd → #00997b
#00ffcd → #00ff4c

#00ffcd in different lighting conditions

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

#00ffcd popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#00ffcdmight 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 #00ffcd

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

Programming Language Syntax for #00ffcd

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 #00ffcd
Java new Color(0, 255, 205);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 255, 205);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:255 blue:205 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 255f, 205f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:255, blue:205, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cdff00
Python Color('#00ffcd')

Base Conversions of hex color #00ffcd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #00ffcd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 65485 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 255, 205.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 11111111 11001101
Hex 00 ff cd
Octal 0 377 315
Decimal 0 255 205

Icons incorporating the color #00ffcd

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

Color #00ffcd on different backgrounds

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