Faux-Lemon lime (#5add4f) color information

Hex color #5add4f almost matches the color named "Lemon lime" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lemon lime (#5add4f), in brand logos, 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-Lemon lime (#5add4f)

#5add4f is made up of (90, 221, 79) in RGB colorspace and (59.28, 0.00, 64.25, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 5954895 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66cc66. White should be used ontop of #5add4f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #5add4f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #5add4f luma #165.56
Websafe hex #66cc66 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(90, 221, 79) Adobe RGB (145.00, 221.00, 90.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(35%, 87%, 31%) Closest named color Lemon lime
rgba rgba(90.0, 221.0, 79.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (74.16, -49.58, 36.43)
cmyk cmyk(59.28, 0.00, 64.25, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (79.04, -61.83, 58.32)
hsv hsv(115.74, 68.29, 59.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (79.04, 85.00, 136.67)
hsb hsb(115.74, 64.37, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (79.04, -57.96, 80.79)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Lemon lime (#5add4f)

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" #5add4f and the second color is called the "compliment" #d14fdd.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Lemon lime (#5add4f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #5add4f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d14fdd.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lemon lime (#5add4f)

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-Lemon lime (#5add4f)

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-Lemon lime (#5add4f)

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 #5add4f

When you combine pure white with this color, #5add4f, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #5add4f

Darker shades are produced by blending #5add4f with black

Tones of #5add4f

Tones of #5add4f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #5add4f

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 #5add4f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#5add4f → #d14fdd
#5add4f → #8be783
#5add4f → #ffffff
#5add4f → #4fdd8a
#5add4f → #36842f
#5add4f → #a2dd4f

Faux-Lemon lime (#5add4f) in different environments

Seeing #5add4f 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 #5add4f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Lemon lime (#5add4f)

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

#5add4fmight 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 #5add4f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#5add4f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #5add4f

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 #5add4f
Java new Color(90, 221, 79);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 90, 221, 79);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:90 green:221 blue:79 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(90f, 221f, 79f);
Swift UIColor(red:90, green:221, blue:79, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4fdd5a
Python Color('#5add4f')

Base Conversions of hex color #5add4f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #5add4f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 5954895 while the individual RGB conversions are: 90, 221, 79.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01011010 11011101 01001111
Hex 5a dd 4f
Octal 132 335 117
Decimal 90 221 79

#5add4f Icons

If you're considering using #5add4f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Lemon lime (#5add4f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #5add4f 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 #5add4f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #5add4f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #5add4f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #5add4f background.
This text is hex color #5add4f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #5add4f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #5add4f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #5add4f and white (#ffffff) background.