Faux-Jungle green (#28ab99) color information

#28ab99 is the hex color code that is related to "Jungle green" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "generic gray". When people from western culture see this color, Jungle green (#28ab99), used in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#28ab99 Breakdown

#28ab99 is made up of (40, 171, 153) in RGB colorspace and (76.61, 0.00, 10.53, 32.94) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 2665369 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #339999. White should be used ontop of #28ab99 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #28ab99. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #28ab99 luma #129.63
Websafe hex #339999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(40, 171, 153) Adobe RGB (100.00, 170.00, 152.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(16%, 67%, 60%) Closest named color Jungle green
rgba rgba(40.0, 171.0, 153.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (56.57, -30.18, -0.17)
cmyk cmyk(76.61, 0.00, 10.53, 32.94) CIE-L*ab (63.34, -39.72, -0.21)
hsv hsv(171.79, 61.45, 41.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (63.34, 39.72, 180.30)
hsb hsb(171.79, 76.12, 67.00) CIE-L*uv (63.34, -48.77, 5.69)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Jungle green (#28ab99)

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" #28ab99 and the second color is called the "compliment" #aa283c.

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 #Faux-Jungle green (#28ab99)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #28ab99 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #aa283c.

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 Faux-Jungle green (#28ab99)

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 Faux-Jungle green (#28ab99)

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 Faux-Jungle green (#28ab99)

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 #28ab99

Lighter shades of #28ab99 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Jungle green (#28ab99)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #28ab99 with black

Tones of #28ab99

When you combine pure gray with this color, #28ab99, tones are produced.

Gradients including #28ab99

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 #28ab99 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#28ab99 → #aa283c
#28ab99 → #68c4b7
#28ab99 → #ffffff
#28ab99 → #287daa
#28ab99 → #18665b
#28ab99 → #28aa56

#28ab99 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #28ab99 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 #28ab99 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#28ab99 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.

#28ab99might 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 #28ab99

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#28ab99. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #28ab99

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 #28ab99
Java new Color(40, 171, 153);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 40, 171, 153);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:40 green:171 blue:153 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(40f, 171f, 153f);
Swift UIColor(red:40, green:171, blue:153, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $99ab28
Python Color('#28ab99')

Base Conversions of hex color #28ab99

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #28ab99. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 2665369 while the individual RGB conversions are: 40, 171, 153.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00101000 10101011 10011001
Hex 28 ab 99
Octal 50 253 231
Decimal 40 171 153

Icons incorporating the color #28ab99

If you're considering using #28ab99 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #28ab99 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #28ab99 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 #28ab99 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #28ab99 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #28ab99 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #28ab99 background.
This text is hex color #28ab99 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #28ab99 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #28ab99 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #28ab99 and white (#ffffff) background.