#0cb40c Color Information

#0cb40c 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 #0cb40c. In RGB, it consists of 4.7% Red, 70.6% Green, and 4.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 93.3% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 93.3% Yellow, and 29.4% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 120.0°, with saturation of 87.5% and lightness of 37.6%. The decimal value for #0cb40c is 832524, and its nearest "web safe" color is #00cc00. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #0cb40c is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#0cb40c Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color12, 180, 12 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color4.7%, 70.6%, 4.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.953, 0.294, 0.953 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.933, 0, 0.933, 0.294 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color120.0°, 87.5%, 37.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color120.0°, 93.3%, 70.6% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color16.539, 32.747, 5.797 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color12, 180, 180 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code832524 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color63.956, -65.492, 62.615 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)63.956, 90.609, 136.286 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color63.956, -59.746, 77.236 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color57.225, -48.554, 34.051 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.300, 0.595, 32.747 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4279022604 / 0xff0cb40c Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#00cc00 Copy
Last Updated: April 20, 2024

Shades of #0cb40c

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #0cb40c, its pure hue is 120.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.5%, and its lightness is 37.6%. 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 #0cb40c, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #021702 to #0b9e0b.

Tints of #0cb40c

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #0cb40c, its pure hue is 120.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.5%, and its lightness is 37.6%. 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 #0cb40c, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #2abd2a to #e1f6e1.

Tones of #0cb40c

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #0cb40c, its pure hue is 120.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 87.5%, 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 #0cb40c, which range from #606060 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00c000 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #0cb40c

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #0cb40c! For #0cb40c, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 4 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 3 unique colors including our original color, #0cb40c. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #0cb40c

This color, #0cb40c, consists of 4.7% Red, 70.6% Green, and 4.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 12, Green = 180, Blue = 12. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #0cb40c is 93.3% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 93.3% Yellow, and 29.4% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R4.7%
C93.3%
G70.6%
M0.0%
B4.7%
Y93.3%
K29.4%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 12 180 12
Octal 14 264 14
Hexa #0c #b4 #0c
Binary 00001100 10110100 00001100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 93 0 93 29
Octal 135 0 135 35
Hexa #5d #00 #5d #1d
Binary 01011101 00000000 01011101 00011101

Analogous Colors of #0cb40c

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #0cb40c — which has hue 120.0° — its analogous colors are located at 90.0° and 150.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0cb40c.

Triadic Colors of #0cb40c

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 #0cb40c — which has hue 120.0° — its triadic colors are located at 0.0° and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0cb40c.

Complementary Color of #0cb40c

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #0cb40c — which has hue 120.0° — its complementary color is located at 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0cb40c.

Split Complementary Colors of #0cb40c

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 #0cb40c — which has hue 120.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 120.0° and 330.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0cb40c.

Tetradic Colors of #0cb40c

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 #0cb40c — which has hue 120.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 30.0°, 120.0°, 210.0°, and 300.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #0cb40c.

Monochromatic Colors of #0cb40c

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #0cb40c, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #095709 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #28f828 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #0cb40c

We want to make getting started with #0cb40c on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #0cb40c into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #0cb40c 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 #0cb40c with other HTML elements.

#0cb40c Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #0cb40c.
<span style="color: #0cb40c;">The color of this text is #0cb40c.</span>

#0cb40c Background Color

The background color for this text is #0cb40c.
<div style="background-color: #0cb40c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #0cb40c.</div>

#0cb40c Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #0cb40c.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #0cb40c;">This color for the shadow of this text is #0cb40c.</span>

#0cb40c Border Color

This is a div with border color #0cb40c.
<div style="border: #0cb40c 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #0cb40c.</div>

#0cb40c Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #0cb40c on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #0cb40c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #0cb40c on a white background.</div></div>

#0cb40c Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #0cb40c on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #0cb40c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #0cb40c on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #0cb40c to White

This is a gradient from #0cb40c to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#0cb40c,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#0cb40c,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#0cb40c,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#0cb40c,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #0cb40c to white.</div>

Gradient from #0cb40c to Black

This is a gradient from #0cb40c to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#0cb40c,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#0cb40c,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#0cb40c,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#0cb40c,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #0cb40c to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #0cb40c

In addition to using #0cb40c 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 #0cb40c in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #0cb40c, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 12, Green = 180, Blue = 12). If you need details about the color coordinates of #0cb40c 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 #0cb40c
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(12, 180, 12)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #0cb40c; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #0cb40c; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #0cb40c; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(12, 180, 12);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#0cb40c")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:12, green:180, blue:12, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:12 green:180 blue:12 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(12f, 180f, 12f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(12, 180, 12);
 

#0cb40c Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #0cb40c the same way. For those with color blindness, #0cb40c might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #0cb40c looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #0cb40c 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 #0cb40c 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 #0cb40c 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 #0cb40c 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 2.8:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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