#36b14e Color Information

#36b14e 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 #36b14e, and its official name is Spandex Green. In RGB, it consists of 21.2% Red, 69.4% Green, and 30.6% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 69.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 55.9% Yellow, and 30.6% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 131.7°, with saturation of 53.2% and lightness of 45.3%. The decimal value for #36b14e is 3584334, and its nearest "web safe" color is #339966. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #36b14e 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#36b14e Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorSpandex Green Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color54, 177, 78 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color21.2%, 69.4%, 30.6% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.788, 0.306, 0.694 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.695, 0, 0.559, 0.306 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color131.7°, 53.2%, 45.3% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color131.7°, 69.5%, 69.4% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color18.619, 32.779, 12.553 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color54, 157, 177 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3584334 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color63.981, -54.363, 40.558 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)63.981, 67.825, 143.275 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color63.981, -51.508, 58.256 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color57.253, -42.144, 27.077 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.291, 0.513, 32.779 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281774414 / 0xff36b14e Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#339966 Copy
Last Updated: January 31, 2023

Shades of #36b14e

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #36b14e, its pure hue is 131.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 53.2%, and its lightness is 45.3%. 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 #36b14e, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #030a05 to #33a749.

Tints of #36b14e

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #36b14e, its pure hue is 131.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 53.2%, and its lightness is 45.3%. 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 #36b14e, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #42b658 to #f3faf5.

Tones of #36b14e

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #36b14e, its pure hue is 131.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 53.2%, 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 #36b14e, which range from #747474 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00e72d (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #36b14e

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #36b14e! For #36b14e, 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, #36b14e. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #36b14e

This color, #36b14e, consists of 21.2% Red, 69.4% Green, and 30.6% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 54, Green = 177, Blue = 78. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #36b14e is 69.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 55.9% Yellow, and 30.6% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R21.2%
C69.5%
G69.4%
M0.0%
B30.6%
Y55.9%
K30.6%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 54 177 78
Octal 66 261 116
Hexa #36 #b1 #4e
Binary 00110110 10110001 01001110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 69 0 55 30
Octal 105 0 67 36
Hexa #45 #00 #37 #1e
Binary 01000101 00000000 00110111 00011110

Analogous Colors of #36b14e

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #36b14e — which has hue 131.7° — its analogous colors are located at 101.7° and 161.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #36b14e.

Triadic Colors of #36b14e

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 #36b14e — which has hue 131.7° — its triadic colors are located at 11.7° and 251.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #36b14e.

Complementary Color of #36b14e

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #36b14e — which has hue 131.7° — its complementary color is located at 311.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #36b14e.

Split Complementary Colors of #36b14e

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 #36b14e — which has hue 131.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 131.7° and 341.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #36b14e.

Tetradic Colors of #36b14e

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 #36b14e — which has hue 131.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 41.7°, 131.7°, 221.7°, and 311.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #36b14e.

Monochromatic Colors of #36b14e

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #36b14e, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #294b2f — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #6fec87 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #36b14e

We want to make getting started with #36b14e on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #36b14e into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #36b14e 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 #36b14e with other HTML elements.

#36b14e Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #36b14e.
<span style="color: #36b14e;">The color of this text is #36b14e.</span>

#36b14e Background Color

The background color for this text is #36b14e.
<div style="background-color: #36b14e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #36b14e.</div>

#36b14e Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #36b14e.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #36b14e;">This color for the shadow of this text is #36b14e.</span>

#36b14e Border Color

This is a div with border color #36b14e.
<div style="border: #36b14e 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #36b14e.</div>

#36b14e Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #36b14e on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #36b14e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #36b14e on a white background.</div></div>

#36b14e Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #36b14e on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #36b14e; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #36b14e on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #36b14e to White

This is a gradient from #36b14e to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#36b14e,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#36b14e,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#36b14e,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#36b14e,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #36b14e to white.</div>

Gradient from #36b14e to Black

This is a gradient from #36b14e to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#36b14e,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#36b14e,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#36b14e,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#36b14e,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #36b14e to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #36b14e

In addition to using #36b14e 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 #36b14e in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #36b14e, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 54, Green = 177, Blue = 78). If you need details about the color coordinates of #36b14e 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 #36b14e
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(54, 177, 78)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #36b14e; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #36b14e; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #36b14e; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(54, 177, 78);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#36b14e")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:54, green:177, blue:78, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:54 green:177 blue:78 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(54f, 177f, 78f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(54, 177, 78);
 

#36b14e Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #36b14e the same way. For those with color blindness, #36b14e might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #36b14e looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #36b14e 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 #36b14e 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 #36b14e 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 #36b14e 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
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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