#03a42e Color Information

#03a42e 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 #03a42e. In RGB, it consists of 1.2% Red, 64.3% Green, and 18.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 98.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 72% Yellow, and 35.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 136.0°, with saturation of 96.4% and lightness of 32.7%. The decimal value for #03a42e is 238638, and its nearest "web safe" color is #009933. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #03a42e 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#03a42e Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color3, 164, 46 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color1.2%, 64.3%, 18.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.988, 0.357, 0.820 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.982, 0, 0.72, 0.357 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color136.0°, 96.4%, 32.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color136.0°, 98.2%, 64.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color13.806, 26.767, 7.024 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color3, 130, 164 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code238638 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color58.759, -59.401, 48.683 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)58.759, 76.802, 140.663 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color58.759, -54.456, 63.943 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color51.737, -42.907, 28.167 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.290, 0.562, 26.767 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4278428718 / 0xff03a42e Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#009933 Copy

Shades of #03a42e

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #03a42e, its pure hue is 136.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 96.4%, 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 18 different shades of #03a42e, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #000a03 to #039a2b.

Tints of #03a42e

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #03a42e, its pure hue is 136.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 96.4%, 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 18 different tints of #03a42e, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #12a93a to #f0faf3.

Tones of #03a42e

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #03a42e, its pure hue is 136.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 96.4%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #03a42e, which range from #545454 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00a72d (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #03a42e

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #03a42e! For #03a42e, 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, #03a42e. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #03a42e

This color, #03a42e, consists of 1.2% Red, 64.3% Green, and 18.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 3, Green = 164, Blue = 46. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #03a42e is 98.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 72% Yellow, and 35.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R1.2%
C98.2%
G64.3%
M0.0%
B18.0%
Y72.0%
K35.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 3 164 46
Octal 3 244 56
Hexa #03 #a4 #2e
Binary 00000011 10100100 00101110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 98 0 71 35
Octal 142 0 107 43
Hexa #62 #00 #47 #23
Binary 01100010 00000000 01000111 00100011

Analogous Colors of #03a42e

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #03a42e — which has hue 136.0° — its analogous colors are located at 106.0° and 166.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #03a42e.

Triadic Colors of #03a42e

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 #03a42e — which has hue 136.0° — its triadic colors are located at 16.0° and 256.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #03a42e.

Complementary Color of #03a42e

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #03a42e — which has hue 136.0° — its complementary color is located at 316.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #03a42e.

Split Complementary Colors of #03a42e

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 #03a42e — which has hue 136.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 136.0° and 346.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #03a42e.

Tetradic Colors of #03a42e

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 #03a42e — which has hue 136.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 46.0°, 136.0°, 226.0°, and 316.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #03a42e.

Monochromatic Colors of #03a42e

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #03a42e, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #025117 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #02f844 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #03a42e

We want to make getting started with #03a42e on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #03a42e into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #03a42e 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 #03a42e with other HTML elements.

#03a42e Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #03a42e.
<span style="color: #03a42e;">The color of this text is #03a42e.</span>

#03a42e Background Color

The background color for this text is #03a42e.
<div style="background-color: #03a42e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #03a42e.</div>

#03a42e Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #03a42e.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #03a42e;">This color for the shadow of this text is #03a42e.</span>

#03a42e Border Color

This is a div with border color #03a42e.
<div style="border: #03a42e 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #03a42e.</div>

#03a42e Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #03a42e on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #03a42e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #03a42e on a white background.</div></div>

#03a42e Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #03a42e on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #03a42e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #03a42e on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #03a42e to White

This is a gradient from #03a42e to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#03a42e,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#03a42e,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#03a42e,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#03a42e,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #03a42e to white.</div>

Gradient from #03a42e to Black

This is a gradient from #03a42e to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#03a42e,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#03a42e,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#03a42e,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#03a42e,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #03a42e to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #03a42e

In addition to using #03a42e 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 #03a42e in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #03a42e, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 3, Green = 164, Blue = 46). If you need details about the color coordinates of #03a42e 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 #03a42e
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(3, 164, 46)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #03a42e; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #03a42e; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #03a42e; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(3, 164, 46);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#03a42e")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:3, green:164, blue:46, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:3 green:164 blue:46 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(3f, 164f, 46f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(3, 164, 46);
 

#03a42e Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #03a42e the same way. For those with color blindness, #03a42e might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #03a42e looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #03a42e 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 #03a42e 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 #03a42e 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 Recommended

We analyzed whether #03a42e 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 3.3:1 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 #03a42e would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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