Faux-Light green (#9fe58c) color information

The hexidecimal color, #9fe58c, is very close to "Light green" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Light green (#9fe58c), in media, the following may come to mind: an alleviation to depression, money and wealth, feeling relaxed, technology, and gardening and outdoors. Colors labeled as "light green" are rarely tied to travel.

Breakdown of #9fe58c

#9fe58c is made up of (159, 229, 140) in RGB colorspace and (30.57, 0.00, 38.86, 10.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 10478988 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc99. Black should be used ontop of #9fe58c to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #9fe58c. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #9fe58c luma #197.78
Websafe hex #99cc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(159, 229, 140) Adobe RGB (181.00, 228.00, 144.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(62%, 90%, 55%) Closest named color Light green
rgba rgba(159.0, 229.0, 140.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (80.62, -33.24, 27.32)
cmyk cmyk(30.57, 0.00, 38.86, 10.20) CIE-L*ab (84.48, -37.73, 36.24)
hsv hsv(108.02, 63.64, 72.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (84.48, 52.32, 136.15)
hsb hsb(108.02, 38.89, 90.00) CIE-L*uv (84.48, -34.07, 55.73)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Light green (#9fe58c)

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" #9fe58c while the second is the "compliment" #d38ce5.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Light green (#9fe58c)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #9fe58c is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d38ce5.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light green (#9fe58c)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Light green (#9fe58c)

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-Light green (#9fe58c)

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.

Faux-Light green (#9fe58c)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #9fe58c with white

Darker variations of #9fe58c

When you combine pure black with this color, #9fe58c, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Light green (#9fe58c)'s Tones

Tones of #9fe58c can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#9fe58c 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 #9fe58c as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#9fe58c → #d38ce5
#9fe58c → #bbecae
#9fe58c → #000000
#9fe58c → #8ce5a7
#9fe58c → #5f8954
#9fe58c → #cae58c

Faux-Light green (#9fe58c) in different environments

Seeing #9fe58c 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 #9fe58c could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #9fe58c

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

#9fe58cmight 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-Light green (#9fe58c)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#9fe58c. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#9fe58c 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 #9fe58c
Java new Color(159, 229, 140);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 159, 229, 140);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:159 green:229 blue:140 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(159f, 229f, 140f);
Swift UIColor(red:159, green:229, blue:140, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $8ce59f
Python Color('#9fe58c')

Base Conversions of hex color #9fe58c

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #9fe58c. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 10478988 while the individual RGB conversions are: 159, 229, 140.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10011111 11100101 10001100
Hex 9f e5 8c
Octal 237 345 214
Decimal 159 229 140

#9fe58c Icons

If you're considering using #9fe58c in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Light green (#9fe58c) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #9fe58c 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 #9fe58c on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #9fe58c on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #9fe58c background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #9fe58c background.
This text is hex color #9fe58c on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #9fe58c on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #9fe58c and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #9fe58c and white (#ffffff) background.