Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2) color information

Hex color #72e4a2 almost matches the color named "Medium aquamarine" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2), in advertisements, they might associate it with an alleviation to depression, personal growth, fruitfulness, technology, and various cultures. Shades of "light green". typically aren't associated with clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2)

#72e4a2 is made up of (114, 228, 162) in RGB colorspace and (50.00, 0.00, 28.95, 10.59) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 7529634 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #66cc99. Black should be used ontop of #72e4a2 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #72e4a2. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #72e4a2 luma #186.23
Websafe hex #66cc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(114, 228, 162) Adobe RGB (156.00, 226.00, 164.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(45%, 89%, 64%) Closest named color Medium aquamarine
rgba rgba(114.0, 228.0, 162.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (78.10, -39.42, 17.67)
cmyk cmyk(50.00, 0.00, 28.95, 10.59) CIE-L*ab (82.38, -46.26, 21.76)
hsv hsv(145.93, 66.67, 67.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (82.38, 51.12, 154.81)
hsb hsb(145.93, 49.44, 89.00) CIE-L*uv (82.38, -50.45, 38.83)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2)

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" #72e4a2 and the second color is called the "compliment" #e272b4.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #72e4a2 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #e272b4.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2)

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 Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2)

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 shades of #72e4a2

When you combine pure white with this color, #72e4a2, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #72e4a2

Darker shades are produced by blending #72e4a2 with black

Tones of #72e4a2

Tones of #72e4a2 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #72e4a2

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 #72e4a2 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#72e4a2 → #e272b4
#72e4a2 → #9cecbd
#72e4a2 → #000000
#72e4a2 → #72e2d9
#72e4a2 → #448861
#72e4a2 → #7ce272

Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2) in different environments

Seeing #72e4a2 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 #72e4a2 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Medium aquamarine (#72e4a2)

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

#72e4a2might 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #72e4a2

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#72e4a2. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #72e4a2

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 #72e4a2
Java new Color(114, 228, 162);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 114, 228, 162);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:114 green:228 blue:162 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(114f, 228f, 162f);
Swift UIColor(red:114, green:228, blue:162, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a2e472
Python Color('#72e4a2')

Base Conversions of hex color #72e4a2

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #72e4a2. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 7529634 while the individual RGB conversions are: 114, 228, 162.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01110010 11100100 10100010
Hex 72 e4 a2
Octal 162 344 242
Decimal 114 228 162

Icons incorporating the color #72e4a2

If you're considering using #72e4a2 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #72e4a2 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #72e4a2 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 #72e4a2 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #72e4a2 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #72e4a2 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #72e4a2 background.
This text is hex color #72e4a2 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #72e4a2 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #72e4a2 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #72e4a2 and white (#ffffff) background.