Faux-Pear (#c4ea2d) color information

The hexidecimal color, #c4ea2d, should not to be confused with "Pear" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "generic yellow". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Pear (#c4ea2d), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being encouraged to communicate, youthfulness, will power, the home, and affordability. This color isn't popular for finance and wealth.

Breakdown of #c4ea2d

#c4ea2d is made up of (196, 234, 45) in RGB colorspace and (16.24, 0.00, 80.77, 8.24) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12905005 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccff33. Black should be used ontop of #c4ea2d to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c4ea2d. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c4ea2d luma #201.05
Websafe hex #ccff33 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(196, 234, 45) Adobe RGB (207.00, 234.00, 74.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(77%, 92%, 18%) Closest named color Pear
rgba rgba(196.0, 234.0, 45.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (84.26, -31.17, 46.26)
cmyk cmyk(16.24, 0.00, 80.77, 8.24) CIE-L*ab (87.49, -34.51, 77.48)
hsv hsv(72.19, 82.22, 55.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (87.49, 84.82, 114.01)
hsb hsb(72.19, 80.43, 92.00) CIE-L*uv (87.49, -17.15, 93.86)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pear (#c4ea2d)

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" #c4ea2d and the second color is called the "compliment" #532dea.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Pear (#c4ea2d)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #c4ea2d is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #532dea.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Pear (#c4ea2d)

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-Pear (#c4ea2d)

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-Pear (#c4ea2d)

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-Pear (#c4ea2d)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #c4ea2d with white

Darker variations of #c4ea2d

When you combine pure black with this color, #c4ea2d, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #c4ea2d

Tones of #c4ea2d can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#c4ea2d 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 #c4ea2d as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c4ea2d → #532dea
#c4ea2d → #d5f06c
#c4ea2d → #000000
#c4ea2d → #66ea2d
#c4ea2d → #758c1b
#c4ea2d → #eab12d

Faux-Pear (#c4ea2d) in different environments

Seeing #c4ea2d 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 #c4ea2d could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #c4ea2d

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

#c4ea2dmight 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 (#c4ea2d)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c4ea2d. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#c4ea2d 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 #c4ea2d
Java new Color(196, 234, 45);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 196, 234, 45);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:196 green:234 blue:45 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(196f, 234f, 45f);
Swift UIColor(red:196, green:234, blue:45, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $2deac4
Python Color('#c4ea2d')

Base Conversions of hex color #c4ea2d

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c4ea2d. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12905005 while the individual RGB conversions are: 196, 234, 45.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11000100 11101010 00101101
Hex c4 ea 2d
Octal 304 352 55
Decimal 196 234 45

Icons incorporating the color #c4ea2d

If you're considering using #c4ea2d in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #c4ea2d on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #c4ea2d 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 #c4ea2d on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c4ea2d on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c4ea2d background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c4ea2d background.
This text is hex color #c4ea2d on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c4ea2d on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c4ea2d and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c4ea2d and white (#ffffff) background.