Faux-Tea green (#ccffcc) color information

Hex color #ccffcc is related to "Tea green" because of their close resemblance. It's labeled as "very light green". When people from western culture see this color, Tea green (#ccffcc), used in branding, they might associate it with feelings of tranquility, money and wealth, fruitfulness, the home, and gardening and outdoors. This color isn't popular for clothing.

Breakdown of Faux-Tea green (#ccffcc)

#ccffcc is made up of (204, 255, 204) in RGB colorspace and (20.00, 0.00, 20.00, 0.00) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13434828 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccffcc. Black should be used ontop of #ccffcc to ensure the best legibility.

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

hex #ccffcc luma #233.73
Websafe hex #ccffcc Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(204, 255, 204) Adobe RGB (220.00, 255.00, 204.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(80%, 100%, 80%) Closest named color Tea green
rgba rgba(204.0, 255.0, 204.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (94.34, -24.20, 17.56)
cmyk cmyk(20.00, 0.00, 20.00, 0.00) CIE-L*ab (95.58, -25.16, 19.77)
hsv hsv(120.02, 100.00, 90.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (95.58, 32.00, 141.84)
hsb hsb(120.02, 20.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (95.58, -24.52, 33.58)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Tea green (#ccffcc)

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" #ccffcc while the second is the "compliment" #ffccff.

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 (#ccffcc)

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

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 (#ccffcc)

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 (#ccffcc)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Tea green (#ccffcc)

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.

Faux-Tea green (#ccffcc)'s Lighter shades

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

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

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

Faux-Tea green (#ccffcc)'s Tones

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

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

#ccffcc → #ffccff
#ccffcc → #dbffdb
#ccffcc → #000000
#ccffcc → #ccffe5
#ccffcc → #7a997a
#ccffcc → #e5ffcc

#ccffcc in different lighting conditions

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

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Tea green (#ccffcc)

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

#ccffccmight 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-Tea green (#ccffcc)

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

#ccffcc 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 #ccffcc
Java new Color(204, 255, 204);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 204, 255, 204);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:204 green:255 blue:204 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(204f, 255f, 204f);
Swift UIColor(red:204, green:255, blue:204, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $ccffcc
Python Color('#ccffcc')

Base Conversions of hex color #ccffcc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #ccffcc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13434828 while the individual RGB conversions are: 204, 255, 204.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11001100 11111111 11001100
Hex cc ff cc
Octal 314 377 314
Decimal 204 255 204

Icons incorporating the color #ccffcc

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

Color #ccffcc on different backgrounds

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