Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6) color information

#c3efb6 is the hex color code that looks similar to "Tea green" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people from western culture see this color, Tea green (#c3efb6), used in marketing and promotions, they may think of some of these attributes: being simplistic, glamorous, sincere, travel, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "very light gray" are rarely tied to food and restaurants.

#c3efb6 Breakdown

#c3efb6 is made up of (195, 239, 182) in RGB colorspace and (18.41, 0.00, 23.85, 6.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12840886 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffcc. Black should be used ontop of #c3efb6 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c3efb6. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c3efb6 luma #219.16
Websafe hex #ccffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(195, 239, 182) Adobe RGB (208.00, 239.00, 182.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(76%, 94%, 71%) Closest named color Tea green
rgba rgba(195.0, 239.0, 182.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (87.75, -23.12, 20.24)
cmyk cmyk(18.41, 0.00, 23.85, 6.27) CIE-L*ab (90.32, -24.65, 24.03)
hsv hsv(106.98, 65.71, 82.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (90.32, 34.42, 135.73)
hsb hsb(106.98, 24.47, 94.00) CIE-L*uv (90.32, -21.59, 38.88)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6)

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" #c3efb6 while the second is the "compliment" #e2b5ef.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #c3efb6 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #e2b5ef.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter shades of #c3efb6

Lighter shades of #c3efb6 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #c3efb6 with black

Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #c3efb6, tones are produced.

Gradients including #c3efb6

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 #c3efb6 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c3efb6 → #e2b5ef
#c3efb6 → #d5f3cb
#c3efb6 → #000000
#c3efb6 → #b5efc4
#c3efb6 → #758f6d
#c3efb6 → #e0efb5

#c3efb6 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #c3efb6 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 #c3efb6 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#c3efb6 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.

#c3efb6might 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 #c3efb6

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c3efb6. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #c3efb6

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 #c3efb6
Java new Color(195, 239, 182);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 195, 239, 182);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:195 green:239 blue:182 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(195f, 239f, 182f);
Swift UIColor(red:195, green:239, blue:182, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $b6efc3
Python Color('#c3efb6')

Base Conversions of hex color #c3efb6

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c3efb6. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12840886 while the individual RGB conversions are: 195, 239, 182.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000011 11101111 10110110
Hex c3 ef b6
Octal 303 357 266
Decimal 195 239 182

#c3efb6 Icons

If you're considering using #c3efb6 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Tea green (#c3efb6) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #c3efb6 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 #c3efb6 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c3efb6 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c3efb6 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c3efb6 background.
This text is hex color #c3efb6 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c3efb6 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c3efb6 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c3efb6 and white (#ffffff) background.