Faux-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d) color information

The hexidecimal color, #afcf6d, is a variation of "Middle green yellow" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "light brown". When people spot this color, Middle green yellow (#afcf6d), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: simplicity, rugged, underutilized, clothing, and outdoors. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for finance.

Breakdown of #afcf6d

#afcf6d is made up of (175, 207, 109) in RGB colorspace and (15.46, 0.00, 47.34, 18.82) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11521901 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99cc66. Black should be used ontop of #afcf6d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #afcf6d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #afcf6d luma #186.15
Websafe hex #99cc66 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(175, 207, 109) Adobe RGB (184.00, 206.00, 115.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 81%, 43%) Closest named color Middle green yellow
rgba rgba(175.0, 207.0, 109.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (74.16, -22.68, 30.62)
cmyk cmyk(15.46, 0.00, 47.34, 18.82) CIE-L*ab (79.04, -25.82, 44.75)
hsv hsv(78.97, 50.00, 62.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (79.04, 51.66, 119.98)
hsb hsb(78.97, 46.91, 81.00) CIE-L*uv (79.04, -14.67, 61.60)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d)

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" #afcf6d while the second is the "compliment" #8a6dce.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #afcf6d is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #8a6dce.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d)

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-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d)

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-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d)

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 shades of #afcf6d

Lighter shades are produced by blending #afcf6d with white

Darker shades of #afcf6d

Darker shades are produced by blending #afcf6d with black

Faux-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #afcf6d with gray

Gradients including #afcf6d

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 #afcf6d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#afcf6d → #8a6dce
#afcf6d → #c7dd98
#afcf6d → #000000
#afcf6d → #81ce6d
#afcf6d → #697c41
#afcf6d → #cebb6d

How #afcf6d looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #afcf6d 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 #afcf6d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #afcf6d

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

#afcf6dmight 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #afcf6d

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#afcf6d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #afcf6d

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 #afcf6d
Java new Color(175, 207, 109);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 175, 207, 109);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:175 green:207 blue:109 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(175f, 207f, 109f);
Swift UIColor(red:175, green:207, blue:109, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $6dcfaf
Python Color('#afcf6d')

Base Conversions of hex color #afcf6d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #afcf6d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11521901 while the individual RGB conversions are: 175, 207, 109.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10101111 11001111 01101101
Hex af cf 6d
Octal 257 317 155
Decimal 175 207 109

#afcf6d Icons

If you're considering using #afcf6d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Middle green yellow (#afcf6d) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #afcf6d 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 #afcf6d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #afcf6d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #afcf6d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #afcf6d background.
This text is hex color #afcf6d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #afcf6d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #afcf6d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #afcf6d and white (#ffffff) background.