#308a6a Color Information

#308a6a 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 #308a6a. In RGB, it consists of 18.8% Red, 54.1% Green, and 41.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 65.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 23.2% Yellow, and 45.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 158.7°, with saturation of 48.4% and lightness of 36.5%. The decimal value for #308a6a is 3181162, and its nearest "web safe" color is #339966. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #308a6a 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#308a6a Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color48, 138, 106 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color18.8%, 54.1%, 41.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.812, 0.459, 0.584 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.652, 0, 0.232, 0.459 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color158.7°, 48.4%, 36.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color158.7°, 65.2%, 54.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color12.909, 19.846, 16.786 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color48, 103, 138 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3181162 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color51.663, -34.637, 9.419 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)51.663, 35.895, 164.787 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color51.663, -36.796, 17.797 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color44.549, -26.236, 8.844 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.261, 0.401, 19.846 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281371242 / 0xff308a6a Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#339966 Copy

Shades of #308a6a

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #308a6a, its pure hue is 158.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 48.4%, and its lightness is 36.5%. 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 #308a6a, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #030806 to #2d8264.

Tints of #308a6a

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #308a6a, its pure hue is 158.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 48.4%, and its lightness is 36.5%. 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 #308a6a, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #3c9173 to #f3f8f6.

Tones of #308a6a

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #308a6a, its pure hue is 158.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 48.4%, 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 #308a6a, which range from #5d5d5d (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00ba78 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #308a6a

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #308a6a! For #308a6a, 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, #308a6a. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #308a6a

This color, #308a6a, consists of 18.8% Red, 54.1% Green, and 41.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 48, Green = 138, Blue = 106. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #308a6a is 65.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 23.2% Yellow, and 45.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R18.8%
C65.2%
G54.1%
M0.0%
B41.6%
Y23.2%
K45.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 48 138 106
Octal 60 212 152
Hexa #30 #8a #6a
Binary 00110000 10001010 01101010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 65 0 23 45
Octal 101 0 27 55
Hexa #41 #00 #17 #2d
Binary 01000001 00000000 00010111 00101101

Analogous Colors of #308a6a

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #308a6a — which has hue 158.7° — its analogous colors are located at 128.7° and 188.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #308a6a.

Triadic Colors of #308a6a

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 #308a6a — which has hue 158.7° — its triadic colors are located at 38.7° and 278.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #308a6a.

Complementary Color of #308a6a

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #308a6a — which has hue 158.7° — its complementary color is located at 338.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #308a6a.

Split Complementary Colors of #308a6a

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 #308a6a — which has hue 158.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 8.7° and 308.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #308a6a.

Tetradic Colors of #308a6a

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 #308a6a — which has hue 158.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 68.7°, 158.7°, 248.7°, and 338.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #308a6a.

Monochromatic Colors of #308a6a

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #308a6a, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #233a32 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #38dfa4 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #308a6a

We want to make getting started with #308a6a on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #308a6a into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #308a6a 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 #308a6a with other HTML elements.

#308a6a Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #308a6a.
<span style="color: #308a6a;">The color of this text is #308a6a.</span>

#308a6a Background Color

The background color for this text is #308a6a.
<div style="background-color: #308a6a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #308a6a.</div>

#308a6a Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #308a6a.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #308a6a;">This color for the shadow of this text is #308a6a.</span>

#308a6a Border Color

This is a div with border color #308a6a.
<div style="border: #308a6a 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #308a6a.</div>

#308a6a Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #308a6a on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #308a6a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #308a6a on a white background.</div></div>

#308a6a Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #308a6a on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #308a6a; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #308a6a on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #308a6a to White

This is a gradient from #308a6a to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#308a6a,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#308a6a,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#308a6a,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#308a6a,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #308a6a to white.</div>

Gradient from #308a6a to Black

This is a gradient from #308a6a to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#308a6a,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#308a6a,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#308a6a,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#308a6a,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #308a6a to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #308a6a

In addition to using #308a6a 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 #308a6a in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #308a6a, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 48, Green = 138, Blue = 106). If you need details about the color coordinates of #308a6a 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 #308a6a
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(48, 138, 106)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #308a6a; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #308a6a; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #308a6a; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(48, 138, 106);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#308a6a")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:48, green:138, blue:106, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:48 green:138 blue:106 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(48f, 138f, 106f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(48, 138, 106);
 

#308a6a Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #308a6a the same way. For those with color blindness, #308a6a might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #308a6a looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #308a6a 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 #308a6a 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 #308a6a 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 #308a6a 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 4.2:1 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 #308a6a 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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