Faux-Mantis (#68c160) color information

The hexidecimal color, #68c160, should not to be confused with "Mantis" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Mantis (#68c160), in designs, the following may come to mind: an alleviation to depression, money and wealth, feeling relaxed, technology, and gardening and outdoors. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel.

Breakdown of #68c160

#68c160 is made up of (104, 193, 96) in RGB colorspace and (46.11, 0.00, 50.26, 24.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 6865248 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66cc66. White should be used ontop of #68c160 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #68c160. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #68c160 luma #155.24
Websafe hex #66cc66 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(104, 193, 96) Adobe RGB (136.00, 192.00, 103.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(41%, 76%, 38%) Closest named color Mantis
rgba rgba(104.0, 193.0, 96.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (64.81, -36.15, 26.35)
cmyk cmyk(46.11, 0.00, 50.26, 24.31) CIE-L*ab (70.87, -45.76, 40.01)
hsv hsv(115.29, 44.19, 57.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (70.87, 60.78, 138.84)
hsb hsb(115.29, 50.00, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (70.87, -42.33, 58.33)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Mantis (#68c160)

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" #68c160 while the second is the "compliment" #b960c1.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Mantis (#68c160)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #68c160 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #b960c1.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Mantis (#68c160)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Mantis (#68c160)

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-Mantis (#68c160)

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.

Faux-Mantis (#68c160)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #68c160 with white

Darker variations of #68c160

When you combine pure black with this color, #68c160, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Mantis (#68c160)'s Tones

Tones of #68c160 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#68c160 in 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 #68c160 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#68c160 → #b960c1
#68c160 → #95d38f
#68c160 → #ffffff
#68c160 → #60c189
#68c160 → #3e7339
#68c160 → #99c160

Faux-Mantis (#68c160) in different environments

Seeing #68c160 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 #68c160 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #68c160

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

#68c160might 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Mantis (#68c160)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#68c160. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#68c160 in programming

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 #68c160
Java new Color(104, 193, 96);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 104, 193, 96);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:104 green:193 blue:96 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(104f, 193f, 96f);
Swift UIColor(red:104, green:193, blue:96, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $60c168
Python Color('#68c160')

Base Conversions of hex color #68c160

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #68c160. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 6865248 while the individual RGB conversions are: 104, 193, 96.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01101000 11000001 01100000
Hex 68 c1 60
Octal 150 301 140
Decimal 104 193 96

#68c160 Icons

If you're considering using #68c160 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Mantis (#68c160) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #68c160 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 #68c160 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #68c160 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #68c160 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #68c160 background.
This text is hex color #68c160 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #68c160 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #68c160 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #68c160 and white (#ffffff) background.