Faux-Christmas green (#48a101) color information

Hex color #48a101 should not to be confused with "Christmas green" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "dark green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Christmas green (#48a101), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with an alleviation to depression, personal growth, fruitfulness, technology, and various cultures. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Christmas green (#48a101)

#48a101 is made up of (72, 161, 1) in RGB colorspace and (55.28, 0.00, 99.38, 36.86) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 4759809 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #339900. White should be used ontop of #48a101 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #48a101. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #48a101 luma #116.15
Websafe hex #339900 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(72, 161, 1) Adobe RGB (104.00, 161.00, 32.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(28%, 63%, 0%) Closest named color Christmas green
rgba rgba(72.0, 161.0, 1.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (51.96, -37.21, 30.09)
cmyk cmyk(55.28, 0.00, 99.38, 36.86) CIE-L*ab (58.97, -52.96, 62.78)
hsv hsv(93.36, 100.00, 31.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.97, 82.13, 130.15)
hsb hsb(93.36, 100.00, 63.00) CIE-L*uv (58.97, -45.20, 72.19)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Christmas green (#48a101)

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" #48a101 and the second color is called the "compliment" #5800a0.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Christmas green (#48a101)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #48a101 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #5800a0.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Christmas green (#48a101)

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-Christmas green (#48a101)

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-Christmas green (#48a101)

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 shades of #48a101

When you combine pure white with this color, #48a101, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #48a101

Darker shades are produced by blending #48a101 with black

Tones of #48a101

Tones of #48a101 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #48a101

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 #48a101 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#48a101 → #5800a0
#48a101 → #7ebd4d
#48a101 → #ffffff
#48a101 → #00a008
#48a101 → #2b6000
#48a101 → #98a000

Faux-Christmas green (#48a101) in different environments

Seeing #48a101 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 #48a101 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Christmas green (#48a101)

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

#48a101might 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 #48a101

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#48a101. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #48a101

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 #48a101
Java new Color(72, 161, 1);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 72, 161, 1);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:72 green:161 blue:1 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(72f, 161f, 1f);
Swift UIColor(red:72, green:161, blue:1, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $01a148
Python Color('#48a101')

Base Conversions of hex color #48a101

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #48a101. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 4759809 while the individual RGB conversions are: 72, 161, 1.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01001000 10100001 00000001
Hex 48 a1 01
Octal 110 241 1
Decimal 72 161 1

#48a101 Icons

If you're considering using #48a101 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Christmas green (#48a101) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #48a101 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 #48a101 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #48a101 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #48a101 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #48a101 background.
This text is hex color #48a101 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #48a101 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #48a101 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #48a101 and white (#ffffff) background.