Faux-Slimy green (#35a02a) color information

The hexidecimal color, #35a02a, greatly resembles "Slimy green" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark green". When people from western culture see this color, Slimy green (#35a02a), used in media, the following may come to mind: feelings of tranquility, the environment, feeling relaxed, the home, and being passive and non-confrontational. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel.

Breakdown of #35a02a

#35a02a is made up of (53, 160, 42) in RGB colorspace and (66.88, 0.00, 73.75, 37.25) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3514410 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #339933. White should be used ontop of #35a02a to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #35a02a. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #35a02a luma #114.51
Websafe hex #339933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(53, 160, 42) Adobe RGB (104.00, 157.00, 53.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(21%, 63%, 16%) Closest named color Slimy green
rgba rgba(53.0, 160.0, 42.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.99, -34.54, 26.94)
cmyk cmyk(66.88, 0.00, 73.75, 37.25) CIE-L*ab (58.04, -48.92, 51.54)
hsv hsv(113.64, 59.49, 39.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.04, 71.06, 133.51)
hsb hsb(113.64, 74.60, 63.00) CIE-L*uv (58.04, -42.25, 64.02)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Slimy green (#35a02a)

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" #35a02a and the second color is called the "compliment" #9228a0.

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-Slimy green (#35a02a)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #35a02a is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #9228a0.

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-Slimy green (#35a02a)

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-Slimy green (#35a02a)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Slimy green (#35a02a)

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 variations of #35a02a

Lighter shades are produced by blending #35a02a with white

Faux-Slimy green (#35a02a)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #35a02a can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #35a02a

When you combine pure gray with this color, #35a02a, tones are produced.

Faux-Slimy green (#35a02a) 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 #35a02a as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#35a02a → #9228a0
#35a02a → #71bc69
#35a02a → #ffffff
#35a02a → #28a056
#35a02a → #1f6019
#35a02a → #72a028

#35a02a in different lighting conditions

Seeing #35a02a 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 #35a02a could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #35a02a

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

#35a02amight 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.

#35a02a 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#35a02a. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#35a02a 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 #35a02a
Java new Color(53, 160, 42);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 53, 160, 42);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:53 green:160 blue:42 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(53f, 160f, 42f);
Swift UIColor(red:53, green:160, blue:42, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2aa035
Python Color('#35a02a')

Base Conversions of hex color #35a02a

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #35a02a. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3514410 while the individual RGB conversions are: 53, 160, 42.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110101 10100000 00101010
Hex 35 a0 2a
Octal 65 240 52
Decimal 53 160 42

#35a02a Icons

If you're considering using #35a02a in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Slimy green (#35a02a) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #35a02a 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 #35a02a on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #35a02a on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #35a02a background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #35a02a background.
This text is hex color #35a02a on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #35a02a on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #35a02a and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #35a02a and white (#ffffff) background.