Faux-Green-yellow (#c8ff3f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #c8ff3f, is close to the color named "Green-yellow" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic yellow". When people spot this color, Green-yellow (#c8ff3f), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: feelings of cheerfulness, optimism, will power, energy, and sunshine. This color isn't popular for finance and wealth.

Breakdown of #c8ff3f

#c8ff3f is made up of (200, 255, 63) in RGB colorspace and (21.57, 0.00, 75.29, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13172543 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccff33. Black should be used ontop of #c8ff3f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #c8ff3f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #c8ff3f luma #216.60
Websafe hex #ccff33 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(200, 255, 63) Adobe RGB (215.00, 255.00, 86.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(78%, 100%, 25%) Closest named color Green-yellow
rgba rgba(200.0, 255.0, 63.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (91.65, -39.25, 49.35)
cmyk cmyk(21.57, 0.00, 75.29, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (93.45, -42.85, 78.94)
hsv hsv(77.62, 100.00, 62.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (93.45, 89.82, 118.49)
hsb hsb(77.62, 75.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (93.45, -28.14, 99.47)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Green-yellow (#c8ff3f)

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" #c8ff3f while the second is the "compliment" #753fff.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Green-yellow (#c8ff3f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #c8ff3f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #753fff.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Green-yellow (#c8ff3f)

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-Green-yellow (#c8ff3f)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Green-yellow (#c8ff3f)

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 #c8ff3f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #c8ff3f with white

Darker shades of #c8ff3f

Darker shades are produced by blending #c8ff3f with black

Faux-Green-yellow (#c8ff3f)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #c8ff3f with gray

Gradients including #c8ff3f

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 #c8ff3f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#c8ff3f → #753fff
#c8ff3f → #d8ff78
#c8ff3f → #000000
#c8ff3f → #69ff3f
#c8ff3f → #789925
#c8ff3f → #ffd53f

How #c8ff3f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #c8ff3f 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 #c8ff3f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #c8ff3f

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

#c8ff3fmight 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 #c8ff3f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#c8ff3f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #c8ff3f

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 #c8ff3f
Java new Color(200, 255, 63);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 200, 255, 63);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:200 green:255 blue:63 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(200f, 255f, 63f);
Swift UIColor(red:200, green:255, blue:63, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $3fffc8
Python Color('#c8ff3f')

Base Conversions of hex color #c8ff3f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #c8ff3f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13172543 while the individual RGB conversions are: 200, 255, 63.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001000 11111111 00111111
Hex c8 ff 3f
Octal 310 377 77
Decimal 200 255 63

Icons incorporating the color #c8ff3f

If you're considering using #c8ff3f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #c8ff3f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #c8ff3f 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 #c8ff3f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #c8ff3f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #c8ff3f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #c8ff3f background.
This text is hex color #c8ff3f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #c8ff3f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #c8ff3f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #c8ff3f and white (#ffffff) background.