#1cadba Color Information

#1cadba 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 #1cadba, and its official name is Placid Sea. In RGB, it consists of 11.0% Red, 67.8% Green, and 72.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 84.9% Cyan, 7% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 27.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 184.9°, with saturation of 73.8% and lightness of 42%. The decimal value for #1cadba is 1879482, and its nearest "web safe" color is #3399cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #1cadba is blue. 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#1cadba Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorPlacid Sea Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color28, 173, 186 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color11.0%, 67.8%, 72.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.890, 0.322, 0.271 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.849, 0.07, 0, 0.271 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color184.9°, 73.8%, 42.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color184.9°, 84.9%, 72.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color24.285, 33.679, 51.675 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color28, 104, 186 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code1879482 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color64.707, -30.598, -16.854 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)64.707, 34.933, 208.847 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color64.707, -47.042, -21.460 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color58.034, -26.862, -12.170 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.222, 0.307, 33.679 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4280069562 / 0xff1cadba Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#3399cc Copy
Last Updated: February 5, 2023

Shades of #1cadba

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #1cadba, its pure hue is 184.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.8%, and its lightness is 42.0%. 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 #1cadba, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #020a0b to #1aa3af.

Tints of #1cadba

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #1cadba, its pure hue is 184.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.8%, and its lightness is 42.0%. 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 #1cadba, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #29b2be to #f2fafb.

Tones of #1cadba

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #1cadba, its pure hue is 184.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.8%, 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 #1cadba, which range from #6b6b6b (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00c4d6 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #1cadba

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #1cadba! For #1cadba, 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, #1cadba. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #1cadba

This color, #1cadba, consists of 11.0% Red, 67.8% Green, and 72.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 28, Green = 173, Blue = 186. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #1cadba is 84.9% Cyan, 7% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 27.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R11.0%
C84.9%
G67.8%
M7.0%
B72.9%
Y0.0%
K27.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 28 173 186
Octal 34 255 272
Hexa #1c #ad #ba
Binary 00011100 10101101 10111010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 84 6 0 27
Octal 124 6 0 33
Hexa #54 #06 #00 #1b
Binary 01010100 00000110 00000000 00011011

Analogous Colors of #1cadba

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #1cadba — which has hue 184.9° — its analogous colors are located at 154.9° and 214.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #1cadba.

Triadic Colors of #1cadba

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 #1cadba — which has hue 184.9° — its triadic colors are located at 64.9° and 304.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #1cadba.

Complementary Color of #1cadba

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #1cadba — which has hue 184.9° — its complementary color is located at 4.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #1cadba.

Split Complementary Colors of #1cadba

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 #1cadba — which has hue 184.9° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 34.9° and 334.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #1cadba.

Tetradic Colors of #1cadba

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 #1cadba — which has hue 184.9° — its tetradic colors are located at 94.9°, 184.9°, 274.9°, and 4.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #1cadba.

Monochromatic Colors of #1cadba

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #1cadba, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #155156 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #4ee5f3 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #1cadba

We want to make getting started with #1cadba on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #1cadba into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #1cadba 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 #1cadba with other HTML elements.

#1cadba Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #1cadba.
<span style="color: #1cadba;">The color of this text is #1cadba.</span>

#1cadba Background Color

The background color for this text is #1cadba.
<div style="background-color: #1cadba; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #1cadba.</div>

#1cadba Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #1cadba.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #1cadba;">This color for the shadow of this text is #1cadba.</span>

#1cadba Border Color

This is a div with border color #1cadba.
<div style="border: #1cadba 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #1cadba.</div>

#1cadba Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #1cadba on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #1cadba; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #1cadba on a white background.</div></div>

#1cadba Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #1cadba on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #1cadba; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #1cadba on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #1cadba to White

This is a gradient from #1cadba to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#1cadba,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#1cadba,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#1cadba,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#1cadba,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #1cadba to white.</div>

Gradient from #1cadba to Black

This is a gradient from #1cadba to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#1cadba,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#1cadba,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#1cadba,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#1cadba,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #1cadba to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #1cadba

In addition to using #1cadba 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 #1cadba in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #1cadba, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 28, Green = 173, Blue = 186). If you need details about the color coordinates of #1cadba 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 #1cadba
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(28, 173, 186)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #1cadba; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #1cadba; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #1cadba; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(28, 173, 186);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#1cadba")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:28, green:173, blue:186, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:28 green:173 blue:186 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(28f, 173f, 186f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(28, 173, 186);
 

#1cadba Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #1cadba the same way. For those with color blindness, #1cadba might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #1cadba looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #1cadba 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 #1cadba 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 #1cadba 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 #1cadba 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 2.7:1 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
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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