Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d) color information

#5e9c4d is the hex color code that is related to "Palm Leaf" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "generic gray". When people from western culture see this color, Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d), used in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "generic gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

#5e9c4d Breakdown

#5e9c4d is made up of (94, 156, 77) in RGB colorspace and (39.74, 0.00, 50.64, 38.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6200397 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #669966. White should be used ontop of #5e9c4d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #5e9c4d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #5e9c4d luma #128.38
Websafe hex #669966 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(94, 156, 77) Adobe RGB (116.00, 155.00, 82.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(37%, 61%, 30%) Closest named color Palm Leaf
rgba rgba(94.0, 156.0, 77.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (51.96, -26.74, 21.80)
cmyk cmyk(39.74, 0.00, 50.64, 38.82) CIE-L*ab (58.97, -36.03, 36.12)
hsv hsv(106.48, 34.07, 45.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (58.97, 51.02, 134.93)
hsb hsb(106.48, 50.82, 61.00) CIE-L*uv (58.97, -30.62, 49.49)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #5e9c4d while the second is the "compliment" #894c9b.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #5e9c4d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #894c9b.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #5e9c4d

Lighter shades of #5e9c4d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #5e9c4d with black

Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #5e9c4d, tones are produced.

Gradients including #5e9c4d

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 #5e9c4d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#5e9c4d → #894c9b
#5e9c4d → #8eb982
#5e9c4d → #ffffff
#5e9c4d → #4c9b61
#5e9c4d → #385d2e
#5e9c4d → #869b4c

#5e9c4d in different lighting conditions

Seeing #5e9c4d 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 #5e9c4d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#5e9c4d 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.

#5e9c4dmight 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 #5e9c4d

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#5e9c4d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #5e9c4d

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 #5e9c4d
Java new Color(94, 156, 77);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 94, 156, 77);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:94 green:156 blue:77 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(94f, 156f, 77f);
Swift UIColor(red:94, green:156, blue:77, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $4d9c5e
Python Color('#5e9c4d')

Base Conversions of hex color #5e9c4d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #5e9c4d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6200397 while the individual RGB conversions are: 94, 156, 77.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01011110 10011100 01001101
Hex 5e 9c 4d
Octal 136 234 115
Decimal 94 156 77

#5e9c4d Icons

If you're considering using #5e9c4d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Palm Leaf (#5e9c4d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #5e9c4d 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 #5e9c4d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #5e9c4d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #5e9c4d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #5e9c4d background.
This text is hex color #5e9c4d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #5e9c4d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #5e9c4d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #5e9c4d and white (#ffffff) background.