Faux-Pastel green (#70d86b) color information

Hex color #70d86b almost matches the color named "Pastel green" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Pastel green (#70d86b), in advertising materials, they might associate it with an alleviation to depression, personal growth, fruitfulness, technology, and various cultures. Colors labeled as "light green" are rarely tied to clothing. Sprout Social is a company using this color, according to our database.

Breakdown of #70d86b

#70d86b is made up of (112, 216, 107) in RGB colorspace and (48.15, 0.00, 50.46, 15.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7395435 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66cc66. White should be used ontop of #70d86b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #70d86b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #70d86b luma #172.37
Websafe hex #66cc66 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(112, 216, 107) Adobe RGB (150.00, 216.00, 115.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(44%, 85%, 42%) Closest named color Pastel green
rgba rgba(112.0, 216.0, 107.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (73.48, -42.75, 29.99)
cmyk cmyk(48.15, 0.00, 50.46, 15.29) CIE-L*ab (78.46, -52.23, 43.75)
hsv hsv(117.23, 58.90, 63.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (78.46, 68.13, 140.05)
hsb hsb(117.23, 50.59, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (78.46, -49.86, 65.25)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Pastel green (#70d86b)

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" #70d86b while the second is the "compliment" #d36bd8.

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-Pastel green (#70d86b)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #70d86b is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d36bd8.

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-Pastel green (#70d86b)

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-Pastel green (#70d86b)

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-Pastel green (#70d86b)

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 #70d86b

Lighter shades are produced by blending #70d86b with white

Faux-Pastel green (#70d86b)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #70d86b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Pastel green (#70d86b)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #70d86b, tones are produced.

Faux-Pastel green (#70d86b) 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 #70d86b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#70d86b → #d36bd8
#70d86b → #9ae397
#70d86b → #ffffff
#70d86b → #6bd89c
#70d86b → #438140
#70d86b → #a7d86b

#70d86b in different lighting conditions

Seeing #70d86b 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 #70d86b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #70d86b

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

#70d86bmight 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.

#70d86b 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#70d86b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#70d86b 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 #70d86b
Java new Color(112, 216, 107);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 112, 216, 107);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:112 green:216 blue:107 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(112f, 216f, 107f);
Swift UIColor(red:112, green:216, blue:107, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6bd870
Python Color('#70d86b')

Base Conversions of hex color #70d86b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #70d86b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7395435 while the individual RGB conversions are: 112, 216, 107.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110000 11011000 01101011
Hex 70 d8 6b
Octal 160 330 153
Decimal 112 216 107

#70d86b Icons

If you're considering using #70d86b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Pastel green (#70d86b) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #70d86b 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 #70d86b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #70d86b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #70d86b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #70d86b background.
This text is hex color #70d86b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #70d86b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #70d86b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #70d86b and white (#ffffff) background.