Faux-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0) color information

#03f8f0 is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Turquoise blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light green". When people spot this color, Turquoise blue (#03f8f0), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: positive health, money and wealth, healing, energy, and gardening and outdoors. Shades of "light green". typically aren't associated with transportation and cars.

#03f8f0 Breakdown

#03f8f0 is made up of (3, 248, 240) in RGB colorspace and (98.79, 0.00, 3.23, 2.75) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 260336 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #00ffff. White should be used ontop of #03f8f0 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #03f8f0. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #03f8f0 luma #173.59
Websafe hex #00ffff Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(3, 248, 240) Adobe RGB (139.00, 247.00, 240.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(1%, 97%, 94%) Closest named color Turquoise blue
rgba rgba(3.0, 248.0, 240.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (85.44, -43.26, -10.46)
cmyk cmyk(98.79, 0.00, 3.23, 2.75) CIE-L*ab (88.45, -49.29, -10.36)
hsv hsv(178.15, 97.96, 49.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (88.45, 50.37, 191.87)
hsb hsb(178.15, 98.97, 97.00) CIE-L*uv (88.45, -69.44, -8.75)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0)

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" #03f8f0 and the second color is called the "compliment" #f7020a.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #03f8f0 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f7020a.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0)

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.

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

Faux-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #03f8f0 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #03f8f0

When you combine pure black with this color, #03f8f0, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #03f8f0

Tones are produced by blending #03f8f0 with gray

#03f8f0 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 #03f8f0 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#03f8f0 → #f7020a
#03f8f0 → #4efaf4
#03f8f0 → #ffffff
#03f8f0 → #0285f7
#03f8f0 → #019490
#03f8f0 → #02f774

How #03f8f0 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #03f8f0 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 #03f8f0 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#03f8f0 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.

#03f8f0might 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-Turquoise blue (#03f8f0)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#03f8f0. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#03f8f0 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 #03f8f0
Java new Color(3, 248, 240);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 3, 248, 240);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:3 green:248 blue:240 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(3f, 248f, 240f);
Swift UIColor(red:3, green:248, blue:240, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f0f803
Python Color('#03f8f0')

Base Conversions of hex color #03f8f0

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #03f8f0. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 260336 while the individual RGB conversions are: 3, 248, 240.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000011 11111000 11110000
Hex 03 f8 f0
Octal 3 370 360
Decimal 3 248 240

Icons incorporating the color #03f8f0

If you're considering using #03f8f0 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #03f8f0 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #03f8f0 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 #03f8f0 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #03f8f0 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #03f8f0 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #03f8f0 background.
This text is hex color #03f8f0 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #03f8f0 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #03f8f0 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #03f8f0 and white (#ffffff) background.