Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f) color information

Hex color #8dcd3f should not to be confused with "Yellow-green" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Yellow-green (#8dcd3f), in advertisements, 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.

Breakdown of Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f)

#8dcd3f is made up of (141, 205, 63) in RGB colorspace and (31.22, 0.00, 69.27, 19.61) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 9293119 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc33. White should be used ontop of #8dcd3f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #8dcd3f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #8dcd3f luma #169.61
Websafe hex #99cc33 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(141, 205, 63) Adobe RGB (159.00, 203.00, 80.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(55%, 80%, 25%) Closest named color Yellow-green
rgba rgba(141.0, 205.0, 63.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (70.00, -35.16, 35.49)
cmyk cmyk(31.22, 0.00, 69.27, 19.61) CIE-L*ab (75.45, -42.77, 59.19)
hsv hsv(87.30, 57.89, 52.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (75.45, 73.03, 125.85)
hsb hsb(87.30, 68.75, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (75.45, -33.62, 76.64)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f)

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" #8dcd3f and the second color is called the "compliment" #7e3fcc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #8dcd3f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #7e3fcc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f)

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-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f)

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 #8dcd3f

When you combine pure white with this color, #8dcd3f, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #8dcd3f

Darker shades are produced by blending #8dcd3f with black

Tones of #8dcd3f

Tones of #8dcd3f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #8dcd3f

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 #8dcd3f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#8dcd3f → #7e3fcc
#8dcd3f → #afdc78
#8dcd3f → #ffffff
#8dcd3f → #46cc3f
#8dcd3f → #547b25
#8dcd3f → #ccc43f

Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f) in different environments

Seeing #8dcd3f 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 #8dcd3f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f)

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

#8dcd3fmight 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 #8dcd3f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#8dcd3f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #8dcd3f

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 #8dcd3f
Java new Color(141, 205, 63);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 141, 205, 63);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:141 green:205 blue:63 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(141f, 205f, 63f);
Swift UIColor(red:141, green:205, blue:63, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3fcd8d
Python Color('#8dcd3f')

Base Conversions of hex color #8dcd3f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #8dcd3f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 9293119 while the individual RGB conversions are: 141, 205, 63.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10001101 11001101 00111111
Hex 8d cd 3f
Octal 215 315 77
Decimal 141 205 63

#8dcd3f Icons

If you're considering using #8dcd3f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Yellow-green (#8dcd3f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #8dcd3f 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 #8dcd3f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #8dcd3f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #8dcd3f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #8dcd3f background.
This text is hex color #8dcd3f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #8dcd3f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #8dcd3f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #8dcd3f and white (#ffffff) background.