Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98) color information

#1cac98 is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Light sea green" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Light sea green (#1cac98), in media, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants.

#1cac98 Breakdown

#1cac98 is made up of (28, 172, 152) in RGB colorspace and (83.72, 0.00, 11.63, 32.55) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1879192 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #339999. White should be used ontop of #1cac98 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #1cac98. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #1cac98 luma #126.51
Websafe hex #339999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(28, 172, 152) Adobe RGB (100.00, 170.00, 152.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(11%, 67%, 60%) Closest named color Light sea green
rgba rgba(28.0, 172.0, 152.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, -30.18, -0.17)
cmyk cmyk(83.72, 0.00, 11.63, 32.55) CIE-L*ab (63.34, -39.72, -0.21)
hsv hsv(172.52, 71.79, 39.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 39.72, 180.30)
hsb hsb(172.52, 83.58, 67.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, -48.77, 5.69)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98)

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" #1cac98 and the second color is called the "compliment" #aa1c2f.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #1cac98 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #aa1c2f.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98)

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-Light sea green (#1cac98)

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.

Lighter variations of #1cac98

Lighter shades of #1cac98 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #1cac98

Darker shades of #1cac98 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #1cac98

Tones of #1cac98 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98) 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 #1cac98 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#1cac98 → #aa1c2f
#1cac98 → #60c4b6
#1cac98 → #ffffff
#1cac98 → #1c76aa
#1cac98 → #10675b
#1cac98 → #1caa50

Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98) in different environments

Seeing #1cac98 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 #1cac98 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#1cac98 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.

#1cac98might 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.

#1cac98 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#1cac98. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#1cac98 in coding

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 #1cac98
Java new Color(28, 172, 152);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 28, 172, 152);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:28 green:172 blue:152 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(28f, 172f, 152f);
Swift UIColor(red:28, green:172, blue:152, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $98ac1c
Python Color('#1cac98')

Base Conversions of hex color #1cac98

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #1cac98. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1879192 while the individual RGB conversions are: 28, 172, 152.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00011100 10101100 10011000
Hex 1c ac 98
Octal 34 254 230
Decimal 28 172 152

#1cac98 Icons

If you're considering using #1cac98 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Light sea green (#1cac98) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #1cac98 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 #1cac98 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #1cac98 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #1cac98 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #1cac98 background.
This text is hex color #1cac98 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #1cac98 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #1cac98 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #1cac98 and white (#ffffff) background.