Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa) color information

#66ddaa is the hex color code that is commonly known by the name "Medium aquamarine". The color is categorized as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: an alleviation to depression, the environment, healing, technology, and being passive and non-confrontational. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for transportation and cars.

#66ddaa Breakdown

#66ddaa is made up of (102, 221, 170) in RGB colorspace and (53.85, 0.00, 23.08, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6741418 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66cc99. White should be used ontop of #66ddaa to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #66ddaa. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #66ddaa luma #179.44
Websafe hex #66cc99 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(102, 221, 170) Adobe RGB (148.00, 221.00, 173.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(40%, 87%, 67%) Closest named color Medium aquamarine
rgba rgba(102.0, 221.0, 170.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (76.16, -38.40, 12.25)
cmyk cmyk(53.85, 0.00, 23.08, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (80.74, -45.43, 14.58)
hsv hsv(154.49, 64.38, 63.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (80.74, 47.71, 162.21)
hsb hsb(154.49, 54.02, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (80.74, -52.16, 28.75)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa)

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" #66ddaa and the second color is called the "compliment" #dd6699.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #66ddaa is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #dd6699.

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

Triadic Colors of Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa)

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 Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa)

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 Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa)

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 variations of #66ddaa

Lighter shades of #66ddaa can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #66ddaa

Darker shades of #66ddaa can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #66ddaa

Tones of #66ddaa can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa) Gradients

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 #66ddaa as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#66ddaa → #dd6699
#66ddaa → #93e7c3
#66ddaa → #ffffff
#66ddaa → #66d5dd
#66ddaa → #3d8466
#66ddaa → #66dd6e

Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa) in different environments

Seeing #66ddaa 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 #66ddaa could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#66ddaa 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.

#66ddaamight 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.

#66ddaa popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#66ddaa. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#66ddaa in coding

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 #66ddaa
Java new Color(102, 221, 170);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 102, 221, 170);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:102 green:221 blue:170 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(102f, 221f, 170f);
Swift UIColor(red:102, green:221, blue:170, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $aadd66
Python Color('#66ddaa')

Base Conversions of hex color #66ddaa

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #66ddaa. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6741418 while the individual RGB conversions are: 102, 221, 170.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01100110 11011101 10101010
Hex 66 dd aa
Octal 146 335 252
Decimal 102 221 170

#66ddaa Icons

If you're considering using #66ddaa in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Medium aquamarine (#66ddaa) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #66ddaa 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 #66ddaa on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #66ddaa on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #66ddaa background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #66ddaa background.
This text is hex color #66ddaa on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #66ddaa on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #66ddaa and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #66ddaa and white (#ffffff) background.