Faux-La Salle green (#11862f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #11862f, is a variation of "La Salle green" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark green". When people spot this color, La Salle green (#11862f), in branding, the following may come to mind: positive health, personal growth, feeling relaxed, energy, and various cultures. Colors labeled as "dark green" are rarely tied to travel. Arriva is a brand that uses this color.

Breakdown of #11862f

#11862f is made up of (17, 134, 47) in RGB colorspace and (87.31, 0.00, 64.93, 47.45) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1148463 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #009933. White should be used ontop of #11862f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #11862f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #11862f luma #89.05
Websafe hex #009933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(17, 134, 47) Adobe RGB (73.00, 136.00, 52.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(7%, 53%, 18%) Closest named color La Salle green
rgba rgba(17.0, 134.0, 47.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, -34.66, 21.19)
cmyk cmyk(87.31, 0.00, 64.93, 47.45) CIE-L*ab (49.50, -54.41, 41.30)
hsv hsv(134.37, 76.67, 30.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 68.31, 142.80)
hsb hsb(134.37, 86.79, 53.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, -48.51, 53.20)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-La Salle green (#11862f)

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" #11862f while the second is the "compliment" #87116b.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-La Salle green (#11862f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #11862f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #87116b.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-La Salle green (#11862f)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-La Salle green (#11862f)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-La Salle green (#11862f)

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.

Lighter shades of #11862f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #11862f with white

Darker shades of #11862f

Darker shades are produced by blending #11862f with black

Faux-La Salle green (#11862f)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #11862f with gray

Gradients including #11862f

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 #11862f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#11862f → #87116b
#11862f → #58aa6d
#11862f → #ffffff
#11862f → #118767
#11862f → #0a501c
#11862f → #318711

How #11862f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #11862f 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 #11862f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #11862f

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

#11862fmight 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 #11862f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#11862f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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Programming Language Syntax for #11862f

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 #11862f
Java new Color(17, 134, 47);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 17, 134, 47);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:17 green:134 blue:47 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(17f, 134f, 47f);
Swift UIColor(red:17, green:134, blue:47, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2f8611
Python Color('#11862f')

Base Conversions of hex color #11862f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #11862f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1148463 while the individual RGB conversions are: 17, 134, 47.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00010001 10000110 00101111
Hex 11 86 2f
Octal 21 206 57
Decimal 17 134 47

#11862f Icons

If you're considering using #11862f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-La Salle green (#11862f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #11862f 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 #11862f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #11862f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #11862f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #11862f background.
This text is hex color #11862f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #11862f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #11862f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #11862f and white (#ffffff) background.