Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab) color information

Hex color #bde5ab is very close to "Light moss green" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Light moss green (#bde5ab), in media, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab)

#bde5ab is made up of (189, 229, 171) in RGB colorspace and (17.47, 0.00, 25.33, 10.20) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12445099 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccc99. Black should be used ontop of #bde5ab to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bde5ab. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bde5ab luma #210.26
Websafe hex #cccc99 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(189, 229, 171) Adobe RGB (199.00, 229.00, 172.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(74%, 90%, 67%) Closest named color Light moss green
rgba rgba(189.0, 229.0, 171.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (83.67, -22.83, 20.03)
cmyk cmyk(17.47, 0.00, 25.33, 10.20) CIE-L*ab (87.00, -24.79, 24.32)
hsv hsv(101.76, 53.49, 78.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.00, 34.73, 135.55)
hsb hsb(101.76, 25.56, 90.00) CIE-L*uv (87.00, -21.57, 38.97)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab)

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" #bde5ab and the second color is called the "compliment" #d2aae5.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bde5ab is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #d2aae5.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab)

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-Light moss green (#bde5ab)

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 moss green (#bde5ab)

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.

Lighter shades of #bde5ab

When you combine pure white with this color, #bde5ab, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #bde5ab

Darker shades are produced by blending #bde5ab with black

Tones of #bde5ab

Tones of #bde5ab can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #bde5ab

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 #bde5ab as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bde5ab → #d2aae5
#bde5ab → #d0ecc4
#bde5ab → #000000
#bde5ab → #aae5b5
#bde5ab → #718966
#bde5ab → #dae5aa

Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab) in different environments

Seeing #bde5ab 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 #bde5ab could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab)

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

#bde5abmight 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 #bde5ab

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bde5ab. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #bde5ab

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 #bde5ab
Java new Color(189, 229, 171);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 189, 229, 171);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:189 green:229 blue:171 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(189f, 229f, 171f);
Swift UIColor(red:189, green:229, blue:171, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $abe5bd
Python Color('#bde5ab')

Base Conversions of hex color #bde5ab

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bde5ab. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12445099 while the individual RGB conversions are: 189, 229, 171.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111101 11100101 10101011
Hex bd e5 ab
Octal 275 345 253
Decimal 189 229 171

#bde5ab Icons

If you're considering using #bde5ab in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Light moss green (#bde5ab) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #bde5ab 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 #bde5ab on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bde5ab on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bde5ab background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bde5ab background.
This text is hex color #bde5ab on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bde5ab on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bde5ab and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bde5ab and white (#ffffff) background.