Faux-Teal deer (#8ce5a7) color information

The hexidecimal color, #8ce5a7, is related to "Teal deer" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "light green". When people from western culture see this color, Teal deer (#8ce5a7), used in branding, the following may come to mind: feelings of tranquility, the environment, feeling relaxed, the home, and being passive and non-confrontational. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for travel.

Breakdown of #8ce5a7

#8ce5a7 is made up of (140, 229, 167) in RGB colorspace and (38.86, 0.00, 27.07, 10.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9233831 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc99. Black should be used ontop of #8ce5a7 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #8ce5a7. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #8ce5a7 luma #195.15
Websafe hex #99cc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(140, 229, 167) Adobe RGB (171.00, 229.00, 167.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(55%, 90%, 65%) Closest named color Teal deer
rgba rgba(140.0, 229.0, 167.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (80.62, -35.49, 18.92)
cmyk cmyk(38.86, 0.00, 27.07, 10.20) CIE-L*ab (84.48, -40.56, 23.18)
hsv hsv(137.17, 63.64, 72.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (84.48, 46.72, 150.25)
hsb hsb(137.17, 38.89, 90.00) CIE-L*uv (84.48, -42.92, 39.99)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Teal deer (#8ce5a7)

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" #8ce5a7 and the second color is called the "compliment" #e58ccc.

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 Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Teal deer (#8ce5a7)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #8ce5a7 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #e58ccc.

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-Teal deer (#8ce5a7)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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-Teal deer (#8ce5a7)

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-Teal deer (#8ce5a7)

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 #8ce5a7

Lighter shades are produced by blending #8ce5a7 with white

Faux-Teal deer (#8ce5a7)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #8ce5a7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #8ce5a7

When you combine pure gray with this color, #8ce5a7, tones are produced.

Faux-Teal deer (#8ce5a7) 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 #8ce5a7 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#8ce5a7 → #e58ccc
#8ce5a7 → #aeecc1
#8ce5a7 → #000000
#8ce5a7 → #8ce5d2
#8ce5a7 → #548964
#8ce5a7 → #9fe58c

#8ce5a7 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #8ce5a7 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 #8ce5a7 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #8ce5a7

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

#8ce5a7might 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.

#8ce5a7 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#8ce5a7. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#8ce5a7 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 #8ce5a7
Java new Color(140, 229, 167);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 140, 229, 167);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:140 green:229 blue:167 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(140f, 229f, 167f);
Swift UIColor(red:140, green:229, blue:167, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a7e58c
Python Color('#8ce5a7')

Base Conversions of hex color #8ce5a7

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #8ce5a7. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9233831 while the individual RGB conversions are: 140, 229, 167.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10001100 11100101 10100111
Hex 8c e5 a7
Octal 214 345 247
Decimal 140 229 167

#8ce5a7 Icons

If you're considering using #8ce5a7 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Teal deer (#8ce5a7) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #8ce5a7 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 #8ce5a7 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #8ce5a7 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #8ce5a7 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #8ce5a7 background.
This text is hex color #8ce5a7 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #8ce5a7 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #8ce5a7 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #8ce5a7 and white (#ffffff) background.