Faux-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96) color information

#60dc96 is the hex color code that is related to "Medium aquamarine" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "light green". When people from western culture see this color, Medium aquamarine (#60dc96), used in advertisements, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of tranquility, personal growth, healing, the home, and various cultures. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for transportation and cars.

#60dc96 Breakdown

#60dc96 is made up of (96, 220, 150) in RGB colorspace and (56.36, 0.00, 31.82, 13.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6347926 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66cc99. White should be used ontop of #60dc96 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #60dc96. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #60dc96 luma #174.79
Websafe hex #66cc99 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(96, 220, 150) Adobe RGB (145.00, 219.00, 153.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(38%, 86%, 59%) Closest named color Medium aquamarine
rgba rgba(96.0, 220.0, 150.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (74.83, -41.74, 18.90)
cmyk cmyk(56.36, 0.00, 31.82, 13.73) CIE-L*ab (79.61, -50.37, 24.04)
hsv hsv(146.27, 63.16, 62.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (79.61, 55.81, 154.49)
hsb hsb(146.27, 55.81, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (79.61, -54.22, 42.18)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96)

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" #60dc96 and the second color is called the "compliment" #db60a6.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #60dc96 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #db60a6.

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-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96)

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-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96)

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 #60dc96

Lighter shades of #60dc96 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #60dc96 with black

Tones of #60dc96

When you combine pure gray with this color, #60dc96, tones are produced.

Gradients including #60dc96

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 #60dc96 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#60dc96 → #db60a6
#60dc96 → #8fe6b5
#60dc96 → #ffffff
#60dc96 → #60dbd3
#60dc96 → #39845a
#60dc96 → #69db60

#60dc96 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #60dc96 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 #60dc96 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#60dc96 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.

#60dc96might 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 #60dc96

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#60dc96. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #60dc96

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 #60dc96
Java new Color(96, 220, 150);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 96, 220, 150);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:96 green:220 blue:150 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(96f, 220f, 150f);
Swift UIColor(red:96, green:220, blue:150, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $96dc60
Python Color('#60dc96')

Base Conversions of hex color #60dc96

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #60dc96. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6347926 while the individual RGB conversions are: 96, 220, 150.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01100000 11011100 10010110
Hex 60 dc 96
Octal 140 334 226
Decimal 96 220 150

#60dc96 Icons

If you're considering using #60dc96 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Medium aquamarine (#60dc96) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #60dc96 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 #60dc96 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #60dc96 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #60dc96 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #60dc96 background.
This text is hex color #60dc96 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #60dc96 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #60dc96 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #60dc96 and white (#ffffff) background.