Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c) color information

#3ca21c is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Slimy green" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "dark green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Slimy green (#3ca21c), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: an alleviation to depression, the environment, healing, technology, and being passive and non-confrontational. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for transportation and cars.

#3ca21c Breakdown

#3ca21c is made up of (60, 162, 28) in RGB colorspace and (62.96, 0.00, 82.72, 36.47) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 3973660 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #339933. White should be used ontop of #3ca21c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #3ca21c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #3ca21c luma #116.20
Websafe hex #339933 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(60, 162, 28) Adobe RGB (102.00, 161.00, 53.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(24%, 64%, 11%) Closest named color Slimy green
rgba rgba(60.0, 162.0, 28.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (51.96, -37.21, 27.72)
cmyk cmyk(62.96, 0.00, 82.72, 36.47) CIE-L*ab (58.97, -52.96, 53.16)
hsv hsv(105.31, 70.67, 37.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.97, 75.04, 134.89)
hsb hsb(105.31, 82.81, 64.00) CIE-L*uv (58.97, -46.65, 66.28)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c)

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" #3ca21c and the second color is called the "compliment" #811ca3.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #3ca21c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #811ca3.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c)

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

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter variations of #3ca21c

Lighter shades of #3ca21c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #3ca21c

Darker shades of #3ca21c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #3ca21c

Tones of #3ca21c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c) 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 #3ca21c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#3ca21c → #811ca3
#3ca21c → #76bd60
#3ca21c → #ffffff
#3ca21c → #1ca33d
#3ca21c → #246110
#3ca21c → #81a31c

Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c) in different environments

Seeing #3ca21c 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 #3ca21c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#3ca21c 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.

#3ca21cmight 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.

#3ca21c 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#3ca21c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#3ca21c 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 #3ca21c
Java new Color(60, 162, 28);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 60, 162, 28);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:60 green:162 blue:28 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(60f, 162f, 28f);
Swift UIColor(red:60, green:162, blue:28, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1ca23c
Python Color('#3ca21c')

Base Conversions of hex color #3ca21c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #3ca21c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 3973660 while the individual RGB conversions are: 60, 162, 28.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00111100 10100010 00011100
Hex 3c a2 1c
Octal 74 242 34
Decimal 60 162 28

#3ca21c Icons

If you're considering using #3ca21c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Slimy green (#3ca21c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #3ca21c 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 #3ca21c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #3ca21c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #3ca21c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #3ca21c background.
This text is hex color #3ca21c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #3ca21c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #3ca21c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #3ca21c and white (#ffffff) background.