Faux-Brunswick green (#1e4d42) color information

#1e4d42 is the hex color code that is a variation of "Brunswick green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very dark gray". When people spot this color, Brunswick green (#1e4d42), in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Colors labeled as "very dark gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

#1e4d42 Breakdown

#1e4d42 is made up of (30, 77, 66) in RGB colorspace and (61.04, 0.00, 14.29, 69.80) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 1985858 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #336633. White should be used ontop of #1e4d42 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #1e4d42. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #1e4d42 luma #61.63
Websafe hex #336633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(30, 77, 66) Adobe RGB (49.00, 79.00, 68.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(12%, 30%, 26%) Closest named color Brunswick green
rgba rgba(30.0, 77.0, 66.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (24.49, -12.61, 1.34)
cmyk cmyk(61.04, 0.00, 14.29, 69.80) CIE-L*ab (29.41, -21.83, 2.19)
hsv hsv(166.69, 42.86, 21.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (29.41, 21.94, 174.27)
hsb hsb(166.69, 60.00, 30.00) CIE-L*uv (29.41, -21.02, 5.28)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Brunswick green (#1e4d42)

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" #1e4d42 and the second color is called the "compliment" #4c1e29.

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-Brunswick green (#1e4d42)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #1e4d42 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4c1e29.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Brunswick green (#1e4d42)

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-Brunswick green (#1e4d42)

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-Brunswick green (#1e4d42)

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-Brunswick green (#1e4d42)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #1e4d42 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #1e4d42

When you combine pure black with this color, #1e4d42, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #1e4d42

Tones are produced by blending #1e4d42 with gray

#1e4d42 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 #1e4d42 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#1e4d42 → #4c1e29
#1e4d42 → #61827a
#1e4d42 → #ffffff
#1e4d42 → #1e404c
#1e4d42 → #122e27
#1e4d42 → #1e4c2a

How #1e4d42 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #1e4d42 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 #1e4d42 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#1e4d42 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.

#1e4d42might 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-Brunswick green (#1e4d42)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#1e4d42. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#1e4d42 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 #1e4d42
Java new Color(30, 77, 66);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 30, 77, 66);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:30 green:77 blue:66 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(30f, 77f, 66f);
Swift UIColor(red:30, green:77, blue:66, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $424d1e
Python Color('#1e4d42')

Base Conversions of hex color #1e4d42

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #1e4d42. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 1985858 while the individual RGB conversions are: 30, 77, 66.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00011110 01001101 01000010
Hex 1e 4d 42
Octal 36 115 102
Decimal 30 77 66

#1e4d42 Icons

If you're considering using #1e4d42 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Brunswick green (#1e4d42) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #1e4d42 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 #1e4d42 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #1e4d42 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #1e4d42 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #1e4d42 background.
This text is hex color #1e4d42 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #1e4d42 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #1e4d42 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #1e4d42 and white (#ffffff) background.