Faux-Slimy green (#379d1b) color information

#379d1b is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Slimy green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark green". When people spot this color, Slimy green (#379d1b), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: positive health, money and wealth, healing, energy, and gardening and outdoors. Colors labeled as "dark green" are rarely tied to transportation and cars.

#379d1b Breakdown

#379d1b is made up of (55, 157, 27) in RGB colorspace and (64.97, 0.00, 82.80, 38.43) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3644699 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #339933. White should be used ontop of #379d1b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #379d1b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #379d1b luma #111.66
Websafe hex #339933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(55, 157, 27) Adobe RGB (100.00, 155.00, 46.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(22%, 62%, 11%) Closest named color Slimy green
rgba rgba(55.0, 157.0, 27.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (50.00, -35.40, 27.36)
cmyk cmyk(64.97, 0.00, 82.80, 38.43) CIE-L*ab (57.08, -50.92, 54.37)
hsv hsv(107.08, 69.86, 36.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (57.08, 74.49, 133.12)
hsb hsb(107.08, 82.26, 62.00) CIE-L*uv (57.08, -43.94, 65.74)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Slimy green (#379d1b)

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" #379d1b and the second color is called the "compliment" #811c9e.

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-Slimy green (#379d1b)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #379d1b is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #811c9e.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Slimy green (#379d1b)

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-Slimy green (#379d1b)

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-Slimy green (#379d1b)

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-Slimy green (#379d1b)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #379d1b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #379d1b

When you combine pure black with this color, #379d1b, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #379d1b

Tones are produced by blending #379d1b with gray

#379d1b 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 #379d1b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#379d1b → #811c9e
#379d1b → #73ba5f
#379d1b → #ffffff
#379d1b → #1c9e40
#379d1b → #215e10
#379d1b → #799e1c

How #379d1b looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #379d1b 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 #379d1b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#379d1b 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.

#379d1bmight 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-Slimy green (#379d1b)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#379d1b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#379d1b 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 #379d1b
Java new Color(55, 157, 27);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 55, 157, 27);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:55 green:157 blue:27 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(55f, 157f, 27f);
Swift UIColor(red:55, green:157, blue:27, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1b9d37
Python Color('#379d1b')

Base Conversions of hex color #379d1b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #379d1b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3644699 while the individual RGB conversions are: 55, 157, 27.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00110111 10011101 00011011
Hex 37 9d 1b
Octal 67 235 33
Decimal 55 157 27

#379d1b Icons

If you're considering using #379d1b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Slimy green (#379d1b) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #379d1b 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 #379d1b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #379d1b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #379d1b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #379d1b background.
This text is hex color #379d1b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #379d1b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #379d1b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #379d1b and white (#ffffff) background.