Faux-Pear (#c1d72f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #c1d72f, greatly resembles "Pear" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Pear (#c1d72f), used in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: a sense of warmth, having their attention grabbed, will power, food and restaurants, and being center-of-attention. Colors labeled as "dark yellow" are rarely tied to finance and wealth. Adobe and Residence Inn are two brands that use this color.

#c1d72f Breakdown

#c1d72f is made up of (193, 215, 47) in RGB colorspace and (10.23, 0.00, 78.14, 15.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12703535 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cccc33. Black should be used ontop of #c1d72f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c1d72f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c1d72f luma #189.22
Websafe hex #cccc33 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(193, 215, 47) Adobe RGB (199.00, 213.00, 69.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(76%, 84%, 18%) Closest named color Pear
rgba rgba(193.0, 215.0, 47.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (77.46, -23.48, 42.39)
cmyk cmyk(10.23, 0.00, 78.14, 15.69) CIE-L*ab (81.84, -26.33, 72.80)
hsv hsv(67.30, 67.35, 51.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (81.84, 77.42, 109.88)
hsb hsb(67.30, 78.57, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (81.84, -7.01, 86.18)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Pear (#c1d72f)

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" #c1d72f and the second color is called the "compliment" #412dd6.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pear (#c1d72f)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c1d72f is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #412dd6.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pear (#c1d72f)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Pear (#c1d72f)

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-Pear (#c1d72f)

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-Pear (#c1d72f)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #c1d72f can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #c1d72f

When you combine pure black with this color, #c1d72f, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #c1d72f

Tones are produced by blending #c1d72f with gray

#c1d72f 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 #c1d72f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c1d72f → #412dd6
#c1d72f → #d3e36d
#c1d72f → #000000
#c1d72f → #6ed62d
#c1d72f → #73811c
#c1d72f → #d6952d

How #c1d72f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #c1d72f 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 #c1d72f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c1d72f 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.

#c1d72fmight 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-Pear (#c1d72f)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c1d72f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Residence Inn

#c1d72f 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 #c1d72f
Java new Color(193, 215, 47);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 193, 215, 47);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:193 green:215 blue:47 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(193f, 215f, 47f);
Swift UIColor(red:193, green:215, blue:47, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2fd7c1
Python Color('#c1d72f')

Base Conversions of hex color #c1d72f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c1d72f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12703535 while the individual RGB conversions are: 193, 215, 47.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000001 11010111 00101111
Hex c1 d7 2f
Octal 301 327 57
Decimal 193 215 47

#c1d72f Icons

If you're considering using #c1d72f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Pear (#c1d72f) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #c1d72f 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 #c1d72f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c1d72f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c1d72f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c1d72f background.
This text is hex color #c1d72f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c1d72f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c1d72f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c1d72f and white (#ffffff) background.