Faux-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5) color information

#a7eec5 is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Sea Foam Green" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "light gray". When people spot this color, Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5), in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#a7eec5 Breakdown

#a7eec5 is made up of (167, 238, 197) in RGB colorspace and (29.83, 0.00, 17.23, 6.67) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11005637 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ffcc. Black should be used ontop of #a7eec5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #a7eec5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #a7eec5 luma #211.90
Websafe hex #99ffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(167, 238, 197) Adobe RGB (188.00, 237.00, 198.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(65%, 93%, 77%) Closest named color Sea Foam Green
rgba rgba(167.0, 238.0, 197.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (85.44, -28.41, 11.16)
cmyk cmyk(29.83, 0.00, 17.23, 6.67) CIE-L*ab (88.45, -31.04, 12.55)
hsv hsv(145.74, 66.67, 79.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (88.45, 33.48, 157.99)
hsb hsb(145.74, 30.11, 93.00) CIE-L*uv (88.45, -35.70, 23.99)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)

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" #a7eec5 while the second is the "compliment" #eda5cf.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #a7eec5 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #eda5cf.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)

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-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)

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-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)

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-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #a7eec5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #a7eec5

When you combine pure black with this color, #a7eec5, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #a7eec5 with gray

#a7eec5 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 #a7eec5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#a7eec5 → #eda5cf
#a7eec5 → #c1f3d6
#a7eec5 → #000000
#a7eec5 → #a5ede7
#a7eec5 → #648e76
#a7eec5 → #abeda5

How #a7eec5 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #a7eec5 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 #a7eec5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#a7eec5 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.

#a7eec5might 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-Sea Foam Green (#a7eec5)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#a7eec5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#a7eec5 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 #a7eec5
Java new Color(167, 238, 197);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 167, 238, 197);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:167 green:238 blue:197 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(167f, 238f, 197f);
Swift UIColor(red:167, green:238, blue:197, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $c5eea7
Python Color('#a7eec5')

Base Conversions of hex color #a7eec5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #a7eec5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11005637 while the individual RGB conversions are: 167, 238, 197.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10100111 11101110 11000101
Hex a7 ee c5
Octal 247 356 305
Decimal 167 238 197

Icons incorporating the color #a7eec5

If you're considering using #a7eec5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #a7eec5 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #a7eec5 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 #a7eec5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #a7eec5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #a7eec5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #a7eec5 background.
This text is hex color #a7eec5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #a7eec5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #a7eec5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #a7eec5 and white (#ffffff) background.