Faux-Pastel green (#8add6e) color information

The hexidecimal color, #8add6e, may be mistaken for "Pastel green" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "light green". When people spot this color, Pastel green (#8add6e), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: positive health, personal growth, feeling relaxed, energy, and various cultures. Shades of "light green". typically aren't associated with travel.

Breakdown of #8add6e

#8add6e is made up of (138, 221, 110) in RGB colorspace and (37.56, 0.00, 50.23, 13.33) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9100654 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc66. White should be used ontop of #8add6e to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #8add6e. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #8add6e luma #183.42
Websafe hex #99cc66 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(138, 221, 110) Adobe RGB (164.00, 222.00, 117.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(54%, 87%, 43%) Closest named color Pastel green
rgba rgba(138.0, 221.0, 110.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (76.81, -40.32, 32.26)
cmyk cmyk(37.56, 0.00, 50.23, 13.33) CIE-L*ab (81.29, -47.81, 46.93)
hsv hsv(105.02, 62.86, 65.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (81.29, 66.99, 135.53)
hsb hsb(105.02, 50.57, 87.00) CIE-L*uv (81.29, -43.55, 68.48)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pastel green (#8add6e)

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" #8add6e while the second is the "compliment" #c16ddd.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Pastel green (#8add6e)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #8add6e is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #c16ddd.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pastel green (#8add6e)

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

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Pastel green (#8add6e)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Pastel green (#8add6e)

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.

Lighter shades of #8add6e

Lighter shades are produced by blending #8add6e with white

Darker shades of #8add6e

Darker shades are produced by blending #8add6e with black

Faux-Pastel green (#8add6e)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #8add6e with gray

Gradients including #8add6e

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 #8add6e as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#8add6e → #c16ddd
#8add6e → #ade799
#8add6e → #ffffff
#8add6e → #6ddd89
#8add6e → #528442
#8add6e → #c1dd6d

How #8add6e looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #8add6e 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 #8add6e could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #8add6e

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

#8add6emight 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 #8add6e

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#8add6e. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #8add6e

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 #8add6e
Java new Color(138, 221, 110);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 138, 221, 110);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:138 green:221 blue:110 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(138f, 221f, 110f);
Swift UIColor(red:138, green:221, blue:110, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6edd8a
Python Color('#8add6e')

Base Conversions of hex color #8add6e

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #8add6e. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9100654 while the individual RGB conversions are: 138, 221, 110.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10001010 11011101 01101110
Hex 8a dd 6e
Octal 212 335 156
Decimal 138 221 110

Icons incorporating the color #8add6e

If you're considering using #8add6e in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #8add6e on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #8add6e 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 #8add6e on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #8add6e on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #8add6e background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #8add6e background.
This text is hex color #8add6e on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #8add6e on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #8add6e and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #8add6e and white (#ffffff) background.