Faux-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242) color information

#d4f242 is the hex color code that is related to "Maximum Green Yellow" due to their similar appearences. The color is categorized as "light yellow". When people from western culture see this color, Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242), used in branding, they may think of some of these attributes: a sense of warmth, optimism, personal motivation and power, food and restaurants, and sunshine. This color isn't popular for clothing.

#d4f242 Breakdown

#d4f242 is made up of (212, 242, 66) in RGB colorspace and (12.40, 0.00, 72.73, 5.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 13955650 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccff33. Black should be used ontop of #d4f242 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #d4f242. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #d4f242 luma #212.90
Websafe hex #ccff33 Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(212, 242, 66) Adobe RGB (220.00, 242.00, 85.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(83%, 95%, 26%) Closest named color Maximum Green Yellow
rgba rgba(212.0, 242.0, 66.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (88.32, -29.03, 47.36)
cmyk cmyk(12.40, 0.00, 72.73, 5.10) CIE-L*ab (90.78, -31.34, 76.41)
hsv hsv(70.46, 87.34, 60.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (90.78, 82.59, 112.30)
hsb hsb(70.46, 72.63, 95.00) CIE-L*uv (90.78, -12.38, 94.03)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242)

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" #d4f242 while the second is the "compliment" #5f42f2.

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-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #d4f242 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #5f42f2.

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-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242)

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-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242)

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-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242)

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 #d4f242

Lighter shades of #d4f242 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Faux-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242)'s Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #d4f242 with black

Faux-Maximum Green Yellow (#d4f242)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #d4f242, tones are produced.

Gradients including #d4f242

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 #d4f242 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#d4f242 → #5f42f2
#d4f242 → #e0f57a
#d4f242 → #000000
#d4f242 → #7cf242
#d4f242 → #7f9127
#d4f242 → #f2b742

#d4f242 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #d4f242 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 #d4f242 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#d4f242 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.

#d4f242might 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 #d4f242

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#d4f242. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #d4f242

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 #d4f242
Java new Color(212, 242, 66);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 212, 242, 66);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:212 green:242 blue:66 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(212f, 242f, 66f);
Swift UIColor(red:212, green:242, blue:66, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $42f2d4
Python Color('#d4f242')

Base Conversions of hex color #d4f242

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #d4f242. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 13955650 while the individual RGB conversions are: 212, 242, 66.

Red Green Blue
Binary 11010100 11110010 01000010
Hex d4 f2 42
Octal 324 362 102
Decimal 212 242 66

Icons incorporating the color #d4f242

If you're considering using #d4f242 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #d4f242 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #d4f242 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 #d4f242 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #d4f242 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #d4f242 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #d4f242 background.
This text is hex color #d4f242 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #d4f242 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #d4f242 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #d4f242 and white (#ffffff) background.