Faux-Turquoise green (#99d8bb) color information

#99d8bb is the hex color code that is a variation of "Turquoise green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light gray". When people spot this color, Turquoise green (#99d8bb), in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants.

#99d8bb Breakdown

#99d8bb is made up of (153, 216, 187) in RGB colorspace and (29.17, 0.00, 13.43, 15.29) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10082491 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cccc. Black should be used ontop of #99d8bb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #99d8bb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #99d8bb luma #193.67
Websafe hex #99cccc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(153, 216, 187) Adobe RGB (173.00, 216.00, 187.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(60%, 85%, 73%) Closest named color Turquoise green
rgba rgba(153.0, 216.0, 187.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (77.46, -23.48, 7.42)
cmyk cmyk(29.17, 0.00, 13.43, 15.29) CIE-L*ab (81.84, -26.33, 8.45)
hsv hsv(151.22, 45.45, 72.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (81.84, 27.65, 162.21)
hsb hsb(151.22, 29.41, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (81.84, -31.10, 16.99)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)

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" #99d8bb while the second is the "compliment" #d899b7.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #99d8bb is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d899b7.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)

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-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)

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-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)

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-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #99d8bb can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #99d8bb

When you combine pure black with this color, #99d8bb, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #99d8bb with gray

#99d8bb 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 #99d8bb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#99d8bb → #d899b7
#99d8bb → #b7e3cf
#99d8bb → #000000
#99d8bb → #99d7d8
#99d8bb → #5b8170
#99d8bb → #99d89a

How #99d8bb looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #99d8bb 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 #99d8bb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#99d8bb 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.

#99d8bbmight 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-Turquoise green (#99d8bb)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#99d8bb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#99d8bb 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 #99d8bb
Java new Color(153, 216, 187);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 153, 216, 187);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:153 green:216 blue:187 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(153f, 216f, 187f);
Swift UIColor(red:153, green:216, blue:187, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $bbd899
Python Color('#99d8bb')

Base Conversions of hex color #99d8bb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #99d8bb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10082491 while the individual RGB conversions are: 153, 216, 187.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10011001 11011000 10111011
Hex 99 d8 bb
Octal 231 330 273
Decimal 153 216 187

#99d8bb Icons

If you're considering using #99d8bb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Turquoise green (#99d8bb) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #99d8bb 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 #99d8bb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #99d8bb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #99d8bb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #99d8bb background.
This text is hex color #99d8bb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #99d8bb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #99d8bb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #99d8bb and white (#ffffff) background.