#38796c Color Information

#38796c 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 #38796c, and its official name is Maturity. In RGB, it consists of 22.0% Red, 47.5% Green, and 42.4% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 53.7% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 10.7% Yellow, and 52.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 168.0°, with saturation of 36.7% and lightness of 34.7%. The decimal value for #38796c is 3701100, and its nearest "web safe" color is #336666. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #38796c 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#38796c Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorMaturity Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color56, 121, 108 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color22.0%, 47.5%, 42.4% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.780, 0.525, 0.576 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.537, 0, 0.107, 0.525 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color168.0°, 36.7%, 34.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color168.0°, 53.7%, 47.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color11.175, 15.598, 16.609 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color56, 92, 121 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code3701100 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color46.443, -24.203, 0.798 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)46.443, 24.216, 178.112 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color46.443, -27.955, 4.577 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color39.495, -18.609, 2.712 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.258, 0.360, 15.598 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4281891180 / 0xff38796c Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#336666 Copy
Last Updated: April 11, 2024

Shades of #38796c

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #38796c, its pure hue is 168.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 36.7%, and its lightness is 34.7%. 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 #38796c, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #070f0e to #316a5f.

Tints of #38796c

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #38796c, its pure hue is 168.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 36.7%, and its lightness is 34.7%. 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 #38796c, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #518a7e to #e6eeed.

Tones of #38796c

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #38796c, its pure hue is 168.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 36.7%, 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 #38796c, which range from #595959 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #00b18e (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #38796c

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #38796c! For #38796c, 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, #38796c. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #38796c

This color, #38796c, consists of 22.0% Red, 47.5% Green, and 42.4% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 56, Green = 121, Blue = 108. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #38796c is 53.7% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 10.7% Yellow, and 52.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R22.0%
C53.7%
G47.5%
M0.0%
B42.4%
Y10.7%
K52.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 56 121 108
Octal 70 171 154
Hexa #38 #79 #6c
Binary 00111000 01111001 01101100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 53 0 10 52
Octal 65 0 12 64
Hexa #35 #00 #0a #34
Binary 00110101 00000000 00001010 00110100

Analogous Colors of #38796c

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #38796c — which has hue 168.0° — its analogous colors are located at 138.0° and 198.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #38796c.

Triadic Colors of #38796c

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 #38796c — which has hue 168.0° — its triadic colors are located at 48.0° and 288.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #38796c.

Complementary Color of #38796c

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #38796c — which has hue 168.0° — its complementary color is located at 348.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #38796c.

Split Complementary Colors of #38796c

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 #38796c — which has hue 168.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 18.0° and 318.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #38796c.

Tetradic Colors of #38796c

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 #38796c — which has hue 168.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 78.0°, 168.0°, 258.0°, and 348.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #38796c.

Monochromatic Colors of #38796c

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #38796c, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #243431 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #41c8ad (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #38796c

We want to make getting started with #38796c on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #38796c into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #38796c 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 #38796c with other HTML elements.

#38796c Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #38796c.
<span style="color: #38796c;">The color of this text is #38796c.</span>

#38796c Background Color

The background color for this text is #38796c.
<div style="background-color: #38796c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #38796c.</div>

#38796c Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #38796c.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #38796c;">This color for the shadow of this text is #38796c.</span>

#38796c Border Color

This is a div with border color #38796c.
<div style="border: #38796c 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #38796c.</div>

#38796c Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #38796c on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #38796c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #38796c on a white background.</div></div>

#38796c Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #38796c on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #38796c; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #38796c on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #38796c to White

This is a gradient from #38796c to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#38796c,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#38796c,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#38796c,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#38796c,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #38796c to white.</div>

Gradient from #38796c to Black

This is a gradient from #38796c to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#38796c,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#38796c,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#38796c,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#38796c,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #38796c to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #38796c

In addition to using #38796c 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 #38796c in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #38796c, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 56, Green = 121, Blue = 108). If you need details about the color coordinates of #38796c 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 #38796c
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(56, 121, 108)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #38796c; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #38796c; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #38796c; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(56, 121, 108);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#38796c")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:56, green:121, blue:108, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:56 green:121 blue:108 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(56f, 121f, 108f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(56, 121, 108);
 

#38796c Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #38796c the same way. For those with color blindness, #38796c might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #38796c looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #38796c 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 #38796c 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 #38796c 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 #38796c 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 5.1:1 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 #38796c 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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