Faux-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e) color information

The hexidecimal color, #677e1e, is related to "Olive drab (#3)" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e), used in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: a sense of warmth, having their attention grabbed, will power, food and restaurants, and being center-of-attention. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance and wealth.

Breakdown of #677e1e

#677e1e is made up of (103, 126, 30) in RGB colorspace and (18.25, 0.00, 76.19, 50.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6782494 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #666633. White should be used ontop of #677e1e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #677e1e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #677e1e luma #108.15
Websafe hex #666633 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(103, 126, 30) Adobe RGB (108.00, 126.00, 44.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(40%, 49%, 12%) Closest named color Olive drab (#3)
rgba rgba(103.0, 126.0, 30.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (42.43, -17.56, 22.64)
cmyk cmyk(18.25, 0.00, 76.19, 50.59) CIE-L*ab (49.50, -24.70, 46.44)
hsv hsv(74.62, 60.66, 30.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (49.50, 52.60, 118.01)
hsb hsb(74.62, 75.51, 49.00) CIE-L*uv (49.50, -13.88, 52.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e)

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" #677e1e while the second is the "compliment" #341e7c.

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-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #677e1e is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #341e7c.

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-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e)

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-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e)

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-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e)

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 variations of #677e1e

Lighter shades are produced by blending #677e1e with white

Faux-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #677e1e can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #677e1e, tones are produced.

Faux-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e) 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 #677e1e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#677e1e → #341e7c
#677e1e → #94a461
#677e1e → #ffffff
#677e1e → #377c1e
#677e1e → #3d4b12
#677e1e → #7c631e

#677e1e in different lighting conditions

Seeing #677e1e 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 #677e1e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #677e1e

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

#677e1emight 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.

#677e1e 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#677e1e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#677e1e 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 #677e1e
Java new Color(103, 126, 30);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 103, 126, 30);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:103 green:126 blue:30 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(103f, 126f, 30f);
Swift UIColor(red:103, green:126, blue:30, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $1e7e67
Python Color('#677e1e')

Base Conversions of hex color #677e1e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #677e1e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6782494 while the individual RGB conversions are: 103, 126, 30.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01100111 01111110 00011110
Hex 67 7e 1e
Octal 147 176 36
Decimal 103 126 30

#677e1e Icons

If you're considering using #677e1e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Olive drab (#3) (#677e1e) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #677e1e 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 #677e1e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #677e1e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #677e1e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #677e1e background.
This text is hex color #677e1e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #677e1e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #677e1e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #677e1e and white (#ffffff) background.