#229955 Color Information

#229955 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 #229955, and its official name is Militant Vegan. In RGB, it consists of 13.3% Red, 60.0% Green, and 33.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 77.8% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 44.4% Yellow, and 40% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 145.7°, with saturation of 63.6% and lightness of 36.7%. The decimal value for #229955 is 2267477, and its nearest "web safe" color is #339966. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #229955 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#229955 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorMilitant Vegan Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color34, 153, 85 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color13.3%, 60.0%, 33.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.867, 0.400, 0.667 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.778, 0, 0.444, 0.4 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color145.7°, 63.6%, 36.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color145.7°, 77.8%, 60.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color13.691, 23.778, 12.463 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color34, 117, 153 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code2267477 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color55.865, -47.665, 26.800 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)55.865, 54.683, 150.653 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color55.865, -46.144, 41.036 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color48.763, -35.220, 18.981 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.274, 0.476, 23.778 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4280457557 / 0xff229955 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#339966 Copy
Last Updated: May 20, 2024

Shades of #229955

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #229955, its pure hue is 145.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 63.6%, and its lightness is 36.7%. 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 #229955, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #04130b to #1e864a.

Tints of #229955

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #229955, its pure hue is 145.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 63.6%, and its lightness is 36.7%. 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 #229955, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #3ea66a to #e3f2ea.

Tones of #229955

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #229955, its pure hue is 145.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 63.6%, 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 #229955, which range from #5e5e5e (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00bb50 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #229955

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #229955! For #229955, 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, #229955. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #229955

This color, #229955, consists of 13.3% Red, 60.0% Green, and 33.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 34, Green = 153, Blue = 85. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #229955 is 77.8% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 44.4% Yellow, and 40% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R13.3%
C77.8%
G60.0%
M0.0%
B33.3%
Y44.4%
K40.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 34 153 85
Octal 42 231 125
Hexa #22 #99 #55
Binary 00100010 10011001 01010101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 77 0 44 40
Octal 115 0 54 50
Hexa #4d #00 #2c #28
Binary 01001101 00000000 00101100 00101000

Analogous Colors of #229955

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #229955 — which has hue 145.7° — its analogous colors are located at 115.7° and 175.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #229955.

Triadic Colors of #229955

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 #229955 — which has hue 145.7° — its triadic colors are located at 25.7° and 265.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #229955.

Complementary Color of #229955

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #229955 — which has hue 145.7° — its complementary color is located at 325.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #229955.

Split Complementary Colors of #229955

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 #229955 — which has hue 145.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 145.7° and 355.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #229955.

Tetradic Colors of #229955

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 #229955 — which has hue 145.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 55.7°, 145.7°, 235.7°, and 325.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #229955.

Monochromatic Colors of #229955

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #229955, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #1a442c — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #2eea7f (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #229955

We want to make getting started with #229955 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #229955 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #229955 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 #229955 with other HTML elements.

#229955 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #229955.
<span style="color: #229955;">The color of this text is #229955.</span>

#229955 Background Color

The background color for this text is #229955.
<div style="background-color: #229955; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #229955.</div>

#229955 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #229955.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #229955;">This color for the shadow of this text is #229955.</span>

#229955 Border Color

This is a div with border color #229955.
<div style="border: #229955 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #229955.</div>

#229955 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #229955 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #229955; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #229955 on a white background.</div></div>

#229955 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #229955 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #229955; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #229955 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #229955 to White

This is a gradient from #229955 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#229955,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#229955,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#229955,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#229955,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #229955 to white.</div>

Gradient from #229955 to Black

This is a gradient from #229955 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#229955,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#229955,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#229955,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#229955,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #229955 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #229955

In addition to using #229955 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 #229955 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #229955, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 34, Green = 153, Blue = 85). If you need details about the color coordinates of #229955 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 #229955
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(34, 153, 85)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #229955; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #229955; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #229955; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(34, 153, 85);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#229955")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:34, green:153, blue:85, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:34 green:153 blue:85 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(34f, 153f, 85f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(34, 153, 85);
 

#229955 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #229955 the same way. For those with color blindness, #229955 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #229955 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #229955 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 #229955 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 #229955 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 #229955 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 3.6:1 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 #229955 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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