#00a78d Color Information

#00a78d Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #00a78d, and its official name is Ottawa Falls. In RGB, it consists of 0.0% Red, 65.5% Green, and 55.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 100% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 15.6% Yellow, and 34.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 170.7°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 32.7%. The decimal value for #00a78d is 42893, and its nearest "web safe" color is #009999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #00a78d is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#00a78d Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorOttawa Falls Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color0, 167, 141 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color0.0%, 65.5%, 55.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color1.000, 0.345, 0.447 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color1, 0, 0.156, 0.345 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color170.7°, 100.0%, 32.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color170.7°, 100.0%, 65.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color18.626, 29.561, 29.923 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color0, 91, 167 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code42893 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color61.273, -42.649, 3.199 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)61.273, 42.769, 175.711 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color61.273, -50.038, 10.992 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color54.370, -33.995, 5.427 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.238, 0.378, 29.561 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4278232973 / 0xff00a78d Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#009999 Copy
Last Updated: April 16, 2024

Shades of #00a78d

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #00a78d, its pure hue is 170.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 32.7%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #00a78d, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #001512 to #00927b.

Tints of #00a78d

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #00a78d, its pure hue is 170.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 32.7%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #00a78d, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #20b29b to #dff4f1.

Tones of #00a78d

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #00a78d, its pure hue is 170.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #00a78d, which range from #545454 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00a78d (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #00a78d

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #00a78d! For #00a78d, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #00a78d. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #00a78d

This color, #00a78d, consists of 0.0% Red, 65.5% Green, and 55.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 0, Green = 167, Blue = 141. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #00a78d is 100% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 15.6% Yellow, and 34.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R0.0%
C100.0%
G65.5%
M0.0%
B55.3%
Y15.6%
K34.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 0 167 141
Octal 0 247 215
Hexa #00 #a7 #8d
Binary 00000000 10100111 10001101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 100 0 15 34
Octal 144 0 17 42
Hexa #64 #00 #0f #22
Binary 01100100 00000000 00001111 00100010

Analogous Colors of #00a78d

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #00a78d — which has hue 170.7° — its analogous colors are located at 140.7° and 200.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00a78d.

Triadic Colors of #00a78d

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #00a78d — which has hue 170.7° — its triadic colors are located at 50.7° and 290.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00a78d.

Complementary Color of #00a78d

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #00a78d — which has hue 170.7° — its complementary color is located at 350.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00a78d.

Split Complementary Colors of #00a78d

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #00a78d — which has hue 170.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 20.7° and 320.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00a78d.

Tetradic Colors of #00a78d

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #00a78d — which has hue 170.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 80.7°, 170.7°, 260.7°, and 350.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #00a78d.

Monochromatic Colors of #00a78d

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #00a78d, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #005447 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #00fbd4 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #00a78d

We want to make getting started with #00a78d on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #00a78d into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #00a78d can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #00a78d with other HTML elements.

#00a78d Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #00a78d.
<span style="color: #00a78d;">The color of this text is #00a78d.</span>

#00a78d Background Color

The background color for this text is #00a78d.
<div style="background-color: #00a78d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #00a78d.</div>

#00a78d Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #00a78d.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #00a78d;">This color for the shadow of this text is #00a78d.</span>

#00a78d Border Color

This is a div with border color #00a78d.
<div style="border: #00a78d 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #00a78d.</div>

#00a78d Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #00a78d on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #00a78d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #00a78d on a white background.</div></div>

#00a78d Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #00a78d on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #00a78d; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #00a78d on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #00a78d to White

This is a gradient from #00a78d to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#00a78d,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#00a78d,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#00a78d,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#00a78d,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #00a78d to white.</div>

Gradient from #00a78d to Black

This is a gradient from #00a78d to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#00a78d,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#00a78d,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#00a78d,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#00a78d,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #00a78d to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #00a78d

In addition to using #00a78d on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #00a78d in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #00a78d, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 0, Green = 167, Blue = 141). If you need details about the color coordinates of #00a78d in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #00a78d
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(0, 167, 141)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #00a78d; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #00a78d; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #00a78d; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(0, 167, 141);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#00a78d")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:0, green:167, blue:141, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:167 blue:141 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(0f, 167f, 141f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(0, 167, 141);
 

#00a78d Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #00a78d the same way. For those with color blindness, #00a78d might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #00a78d looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #00a78d is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #00a78d looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #00a78d will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #00a78d is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 3.0:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #00a78d would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

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WCAG AAA
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