Faux-Turquoise green (#99d9a7) color information

Hex color #99d9a7 is a variation of "Turquoise green" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "light gray". When people spot this color, Turquoise green (#99d9a7), in advertising materials, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. Shades of "light gray". typically aren't associated with health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Turquoise green (#99d9a7)

#99d9a7 is made up of (153, 217, 167) in RGB colorspace and (29.49, 0.00, 23.04, 14.90) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10082727 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc99. Black should be used ontop of #99d9a7 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #99d9a7. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #99d9a7 luma #192.00
Websafe hex #99cc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(153, 217, 167) Adobe RGB (174.00, 215.00, 167.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(60%, 85%, 65%) Closest named color Turquoise green
rgba rgba(153.0, 217.0, 167.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (76.81, -26.15, 15.42)
cmyk cmyk(29.49, 0.00, 23.04, 14.90) CIE-L*ab (81.29, -29.66, 18.77)
hsv hsv(132.02, 45.45, 72.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (81.29, 35.10, 147.67)
hsb hsb(132.02, 29.41, 85.00) CIE-L*uv (81.29, -30.46, 31.97)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Turquoise green (#99d9a7)

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" #99d9a7 and the second color is called the "compliment" #d899cc.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Turquoise green (#99d9a7)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #99d9a7 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d899cc.

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 (#99d9a7)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

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

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Turquoise green (#99d9a7)

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-Turquoise green (#99d9a7)

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 variations of #99d9a7

When you combine pure white with this color, #99d9a7, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #99d9a7

Darker shades of #99d9a7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #99d9a7

Tones are produced by blending #99d9a7 with gray

Faux-Turquoise green (#99d9a7) 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 #99d9a7 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#99d9a7 → #d899cc
#99d9a7 → #b7e4c1
#99d9a7 → #000000
#99d9a7 → #99d8c5
#99d9a7 → #5b8264
#99d9a7 → #acd899

How #99d9a7 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #99d9a7 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 #99d9a7 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Turquoise green (#99d9a7)

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

#99d9a7might 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.

#99d9a7 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#99d9a7. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#99d9a7 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 #99d9a7
Java new Color(153, 217, 167);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 153, 217, 167);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:153 green:217 blue:167 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(153f, 217f, 167f);
Swift UIColor(red:153, green:217, blue:167, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $a7d999
Python Color('#99d9a7')

Base Conversions of hex color #99d9a7

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #99d9a7. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10082727 while the individual RGB conversions are: 153, 217, 167.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10011001 11011001 10100111
Hex 99 d9 a7
Octal 231 331 247
Decimal 153 217 167

Icons incorporating the color #99d9a7

If you're considering using #99d9a7 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #99d9a7 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #99d9a7 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 #99d9a7 on a solid black (#000000) background.
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This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #99d9a7 background.
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This text is hex color #99d9a7 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #99d9a7 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #99d9a7 and white (#ffffff) background.