#45c3ad Color Information

#45c3ad 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 #45c3ad, and its official name is Melbourne Cup. In RGB, it consists of 27.1% Red, 76.5% Green, and 67.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 64.6% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 11.3% Yellow, and 23.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 169.5°, with saturation of 51.2% and lightness of 51.8%. The decimal value for #45c3ad is 4572077, and its nearest "web safe" color is #33cc99. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #45c3ad 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#45c3ad Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorMelbourne Cup Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color69, 195, 173 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color27.1%, 76.5%, 67.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.729, 0.235, 0.322 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.646, 0, 0.113, 0.235 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color169.5°, 51.2%, 51.8% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color169.5°, 64.6%, 76.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color29.512, 43.313, 46.340 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color69, 138, 195 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code4572077 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color71.767, -39.727, 0.882 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)71.767, 39.737, 178.728 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color71.767, -49.974, 7.538 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color65.812, -35.127, 4.321 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.248, 0.363, 43.313 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4282762157 / 0xff45c3ad Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#33cc99 Copy
Last Updated: February 28, 2024

Shades of #45c3ad

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #45c3ad, its pure hue is 169.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 51.2%, and its lightness is 51.8%. 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 #45c3ad, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #091816 to #3cab97.

Tints of #45c3ad

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #45c3ad, its pure hue is 169.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 51.2%, and its lightness is 51.8%. 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 #45c3ad, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #5ccbb7 to #e8f8f5.

Tones of #45c3ad

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #45c3ad, its pure hue is 169.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 51.2%, 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 #45c3ad, which range from #848484 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #09ffd4 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #45c3ad

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #45c3ad! For #45c3ad, 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, #45c3ad. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #45c3ad

This color, #45c3ad, consists of 27.1% Red, 76.5% Green, and 67.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 69, Green = 195, Blue = 173. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #45c3ad is 64.6% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 11.3% Yellow, and 23.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R27.1%
C64.6%
G76.5%
M0.0%
B67.8%
Y11.3%
K23.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 69 195 173
Octal 105 303 255
Hexa #45 #c3 #ad
Binary 01000101 11000011 10101101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 64 0 11 23
Octal 100 0 13 27
Hexa #40 #00 #0b #17
Binary 01000000 00000000 00001011 00010111

Analogous Colors of #45c3ad

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #45c3ad — which has hue 169.5° — its analogous colors are located at 139.5° and 199.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #45c3ad.

Triadic Colors of #45c3ad

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 #45c3ad — which has hue 169.5° — its triadic colors are located at 49.5° and 289.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #45c3ad.

Complementary Color of #45c3ad

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #45c3ad — which has hue 169.5° — its complementary color is located at 349.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #45c3ad.

Split Complementary Colors of #45c3ad

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 #45c3ad — which has hue 169.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 19.5° and 319.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #45c3ad.

Tetradic Colors of #45c3ad

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 #45c3ad — which has hue 169.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 79.5°, 169.5°, 259.5°, and 349.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #45c3ad.

Monochromatic Colors of #45c3ad

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #45c3ad, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #345953 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #93f0e0 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #45c3ad

We want to make getting started with #45c3ad on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #45c3ad into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #45c3ad 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 #45c3ad with other HTML elements.

#45c3ad Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #45c3ad.
<span style="color: #45c3ad;">The color of this text is #45c3ad.</span>

#45c3ad Background Color

The background color for this text is #45c3ad.
<div style="background-color: #45c3ad; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #45c3ad.</div>

#45c3ad Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #45c3ad.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #45c3ad;">This color for the shadow of this text is #45c3ad.</span>

#45c3ad Border Color

This is a div with border color #45c3ad.
<div style="border: #45c3ad 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #45c3ad.</div>

#45c3ad Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #45c3ad on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #45c3ad; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #45c3ad on a white background.</div></div>

#45c3ad Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #45c3ad on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #45c3ad; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #45c3ad on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #45c3ad to White

This is a gradient from #45c3ad to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#45c3ad,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#45c3ad,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#45c3ad,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#45c3ad,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #45c3ad to white.</div>

Gradient from #45c3ad to Black

This is a gradient from #45c3ad to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#45c3ad,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#45c3ad,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#45c3ad,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#45c3ad,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #45c3ad to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #45c3ad

In addition to using #45c3ad 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 #45c3ad in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #45c3ad, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 69, Green = 195, Blue = 173). If you need details about the color coordinates of #45c3ad 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 #45c3ad
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(69, 195, 173)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #45c3ad; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #45c3ad; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #45c3ad; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(69, 195, 173);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#45c3ad")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:69, green:195, blue:173, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:69 green:195 blue:173 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(69f, 195f, 173f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(69, 195, 173);
 

#45c3ad Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #45c3ad the same way. For those with color blindness, #45c3ad might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #45c3ad looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #45c3ad 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 #45c3ad 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 #45c3ad 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 #45c3ad 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 2.2:1 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
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WCAG AAA
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