Faux-Granny Smith apple (#abe899) color information

The hexidecimal color, #abe899, almost matches the color named "Granny Smith apple" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light green". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Granny Smith apple (#abe899), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: an alleviation to depression, money and wealth, feeling relaxed, technology, and gardening and outdoors. Shades of "light green". typically aren't associated with travel.

Breakdown of #abe899

#abe899 is made up of (171, 232, 153) in RGB colorspace and (26.29, 0.00, 34.05, 9.02) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11266201 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ff99. Black should be used ontop of #abe899 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #abe899. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #abe899 luma #204.60
Websafe hex #99ff99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(171, 232, 153) Adobe RGB (188.00, 233.00, 156.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(67%, 91%, 60%) Closest named color Granny Smith apple
rgba rgba(171.0, 232.0, 153.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (83.07, -31.83, 25.30)
cmyk cmyk(26.29, 0.00, 34.05, 9.02) CIE-L*ab (86.50, -35.53, 32.31)
hsv hsv(106.48, 63.27, 75.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (86.50, 48.02, 137.72)
hsb hsb(106.48, 34.07, 91.00) CIE-L*uv (86.50, -32.73, 50.95)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Granny Smith apple (#abe899)

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" #abe899 and the second color is called the "compliment" #d598e8.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Granny Smith apple (#abe899)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #abe899 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #d598e8.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Granny Smith apple (#abe899)

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-Granny Smith apple (#abe899)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Granny Smith apple (#abe899)

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-Granny Smith apple (#abe899)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #abe899 with white

Darker variations of #abe899

When you combine pure black with this color, #abe899, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #abe899

Tones of #abe899 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#abe899 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 #abe899 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#abe899 → #d598e8
#abe899 → #c4eeb7
#abe899 → #000000
#abe899 → #98e8ae
#abe899 → #668b5b
#abe899 → #d2e898

Faux-Granny Smith apple (#abe899) in different environments

Seeing #abe899 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 #abe899 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #abe899

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

#abe899might 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-Granny Smith apple (#abe899)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#abe899. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#abe899 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 #abe899
Java new Color(171, 232, 153);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 171, 232, 153);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:171 green:232 blue:153 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(171f, 232f, 153f);
Swift UIColor(red:171, green:232, blue:153, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $99e8ab
Python Color('#abe899')

Base Conversions of hex color #abe899

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #abe899. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11266201 while the individual RGB conversions are: 171, 232, 153.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10101011 11101000 10011001
Hex ab e8 99
Octal 253 350 231
Decimal 171 232 153

Icons incorporating the color #abe899

If you're considering using #abe899 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #abe899 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #abe899 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 #abe899 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #abe899 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #abe899 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #abe899 background.
This text is hex color #abe899 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #abe899 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #abe899 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #abe899 and white (#ffffff) background.