Faux-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc) color information

#33cccc is the hex color code that is a variation of "Maximum Blue Green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light blue". When people spot this color, Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: water, offices, self-expression, energy, and being taken seriously. This color isn't popular for cars.

#33cccc Breakdown

#33cccc is made up of (51, 204, 204) in RGB colorspace and (75.00, 0.00, 0.00, 20.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3394764 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #33cccc. White should be used ontop of #33cccc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #33cccc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #33cccc luma #158.05
Websafe hex #33cccc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(51, 204, 204) Adobe RGB (122.00, 202.00, 203.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(20%, 80%, 80%) Closest named color Maximum Blue Green
rgba rgba(51.0, 204.0, 204.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (69.28, -30.42, -11.32)
cmyk cmyk(75.00, 0.00, 0.00, 20.00) CIE-L*ab (74.82, -36.55, -11.81)
hsv hsv(180.02, 60.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (74.82, 38.41, 197.91)
hsb hsb(180.02, 75.00, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (74.82, -53.04, -12.76)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)

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" #33cccc while the second is the "compliment" #cc3333.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #33cccc is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #cc3333.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)

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-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)

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-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)

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-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #33cccc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #33cccc

When you combine pure black with this color, #33cccc, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #33cccc with gray

#33cccc 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 #33cccc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#33cccc → #cc3333
#33cccc → #70dbdb
#33cccc → #ffffff
#33cccc → #337fcc
#33cccc → #1e7a7a
#33cccc → #33cc7f

How #33cccc looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #33cccc 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 #33cccc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#33cccc 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.

#33ccccmight 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-Maximum Blue Green (#33cccc)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#33cccc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#33cccc 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 #33cccc
Java new Color(51, 204, 204);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 51, 204, 204);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:51 green:204 blue:204 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(51f, 204f, 204f);
Swift UIColor(red:51, green:204, blue:204, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cccc33
Python Color('#33cccc')

Base Conversions of hex color #33cccc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #33cccc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3394764 while the individual RGB conversions are: 51, 204, 204.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110011 11001100 11001100
Hex 33 cc cc
Octal 63 314 314
Decimal 51 204 204

Icons incorporating the color #33cccc

If you're considering using #33cccc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #33cccc on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #33cccc 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 #33cccc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #33cccc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #33cccc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #33cccc background.
This text is hex color #33cccc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #33cccc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #33cccc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #33cccc and white (#ffffff) background.