Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f) color information

#71c10f is the hex color code that may be mistaken for "Microsoft green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "dark yellow". When people spot this color, Microsoft green (#71c10f), in designs, they may think of some of these attributes: feelings of cheerfulness, youthfulness, personal motivation and power, energy, and affordability. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing.

#71c10f Breakdown

#71c10f is made up of (113, 193, 15) in RGB colorspace and (41.45, 0.00, 92.23, 24.31) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7454991 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66cc00. White should be used ontop of #71c10f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #71c10f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #71c10f luma #148.77
Websafe hex #66cc00 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(113, 193, 15) Adobe RGB (140.00, 192.00, 48.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(44%, 76%, 6%) Closest named color Microsoft green
rgba rgba(113.0, 193.0, 15.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (64.81, -38.95, 36.80)
cmyk cmyk(41.45, 0.00, 92.23, 24.31) CIE-L*ab (70.87, -49.87, 69.66)
hsv hsv(87.45, 85.37, 41.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (70.87, 85.67, 125.60)
hsb hsb(87.45, 92.11, 76.00) CIE-L*uv (70.87, -40.74, 82.93)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f)

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" #71c10f and the second color is called the "compliment" #5f0fc1.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #71c10f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #5f0fc1.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #71c10f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #71c10f

When you combine pure black with this color, #71c10f, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #71c10f

Tones are produced by blending #71c10f with gray

#71c10f 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 #71c10f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#71c10f → #5f0fc1
#71c10f → #9bd357
#71c10f → #ffffff
#71c10f → #18c10f
#71c10f → #437309
#71c10f → #c1b80f

How #71c10f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #71c10f 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 #71c10f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#71c10f 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.

#71c10fmight 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-Microsoft green (#71c10f)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#71c10f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#71c10f 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 #71c10f
Java new Color(113, 193, 15);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 113, 193, 15);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:113 green:193 blue:15 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(113f, 193f, 15f);
Swift UIColor(red:113, green:193, blue:15, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $0fc171
Python Color('#71c10f')

Base Conversions of hex color #71c10f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #71c10f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7454991 while the individual RGB conversions are: 113, 193, 15.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110001 11000001 00001111
Hex 71 c1 0f
Octal 161 301 17
Decimal 113 193 15

#71c10f Icons

If you're considering using #71c10f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Microsoft green (#71c10f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #71c10f 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 #71c10f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #71c10f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #71c10f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #71c10f background.
This text is hex color #71c10f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #71c10f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #71c10f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #71c10f and white (#ffffff) background.