Faux-Middle green (#498d61) color information

The hexidecimal color, #498d61, is close to the color named "Middle green" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "dark gray". When people spot this color, Middle green (#498d61), in designs, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Shades of "dark gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #498d61

#498d61 is made up of (73, 141, 97) in RGB colorspace and (48.23, 0.00, 31.21, 44.71) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 4820321 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #339966. White should be used ontop of #498d61 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #498d61. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #498d61 luma #115.56
Websafe hex #339966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(73, 141, 97) Adobe RGB (96.00, 139.00, 101.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(29%, 55%, 38%) Closest named color Middle green
rgba rgba(73.0, 141.0, 97.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (45.83, -23.58, 10.57)
cmyk cmyk(48.23, 0.00, 31.21, 44.71) CIE-L*ab (52.95, -33.14, 15.58)
hsv hsv(140.79, 30.95, 42.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (52.95, 36.62, 154.82)
hsb hsb(140.79, 47.27, 55.00) CIE-L*uv (52.95, -33.11, 25.48)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Middle green (#498d61)

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" #498d61 and the second color is called the "compliment" #8c4976.

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-Middle green (#498d61)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #498d61 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #8c4976.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Middle green (#498d61)

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-Middle green (#498d61)

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-Middle green (#498d61)

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.

Lighter shades of #498d61

Lighter shades are produced by blending #498d61 with white

Darker shades of #498d61

Darker shades are produced by blending #498d61 with black

Tones of #498d61

Tones are produced by blending #498d61 with gray

Gradients including #498d61

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 #498d61 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#498d61 → #8c4976
#498d61 → #7faf90
#498d61 → #ffffff
#498d61 → #498c81
#498d61 → #2b543a
#498d61 → #558c49

How #498d61 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #498d61 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 #498d61 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #498d61

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

#498d61might 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 #498d61

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#498d61. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #498d61

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 #498d61
Java new Color(73, 141, 97);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 73, 141, 97);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:73 green:141 blue:97 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(73f, 141f, 97f);
Swift UIColor(red:73, green:141, blue:97, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $618d49
Python Color('#498d61')

Base Conversions of hex color #498d61

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #498d61. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 4820321 while the individual RGB conversions are: 73, 141, 97.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01001001 10001101 01100001
Hex 49 8d 61
Octal 111 215 141
Decimal 73 141 97

Icons incorporating the color #498d61

If you're considering using #498d61 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #498d61 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #498d61 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 #498d61 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #498d61 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #498d61 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #498d61 background.
This text is hex color #498d61 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #498d61 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #498d61 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #498d61 and white (#ffffff) background.