#5fa778 Color Information

#5fa778 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 #5fa778, and its official name is Shiny Shamrock. In RGB, it consists of 37.3% Red, 65.5% Green, and 47.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 43.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 28.1% Yellow, and 34.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 140.8°, with saturation of 29% and lightness of 51.4%. The decimal value for #5fa778 is 6268792, and its nearest "web safe" color is #669966. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #5fa778 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#5fa778 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorShiny Shamrock Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color95, 167, 120 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color37.3%, 65.5%, 47.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.627, 0.345, 0.529 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.431, 0, 0.281, 0.345 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color140.8°, 29.0%, 51.4% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color140.8°, 43.1%, 65.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color21.928, 31.426, 22.680 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color95, 148, 167 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6268792 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color62.866, -33.279, 17.420 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)62.866, 37.563, 152.369 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color62.866, -33.990, 29.017 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color56.059, -28.281, 15.255 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.288, 0.413, 31.426 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4284458872 / 0xff5fa778 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#669966 Copy
Last Updated: May 21, 2024

Shades of #5fa778

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #5fa778, its pure hue is 140.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 29.0%, and its lightness is 51.4%. 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 #5fa778, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0c150f to #539269.

Tints of #5fa778

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #5fa778, its pure hue is 140.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 29.0%, and its lightness is 51.4%. 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 #5fa778, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #73b289 to #ebf4ee.

Tones of #5fa778

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #5fa778, its pure hue is 140.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 29.0%, 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 #5fa778, which range from #838383 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #07ff5d (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #5fa778

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #5fa778! For #5fa778, 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, #5fa778. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #5fa778

This color, #5fa778, consists of 37.3% Red, 65.5% Green, and 47.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 95, Green = 167, Blue = 120. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #5fa778 is 43.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 28.1% Yellow, and 34.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R37.3%
C43.1%
G65.5%
M0.0%
B47.1%
Y28.1%
K34.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 95 167 120
Octal 137 247 170
Hexa #5f #a7 #78
Binary 01011111 10100111 01111000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 43 0 28 34
Octal 53 0 34 42
Hexa #2b #00 #1c #22
Binary 00101011 00000000 00011100 00100010

Analogous Colors of #5fa778

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #5fa778 — which has hue 140.8° — its analogous colors are located at 110.8° and 170.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5fa778.

Triadic Colors of #5fa778

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 #5fa778 — which has hue 140.8° — its triadic colors are located at 20.8° and 260.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5fa778.

Complementary Color of #5fa778

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #5fa778 — which has hue 140.8° — its complementary color is located at 320.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5fa778.

Split Complementary Colors of #5fa778

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 #5fa778 — which has hue 140.8° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 140.8° and 350.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5fa778.

Tetradic Colors of #5fa778

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 #5fa778 — which has hue 140.8° — its tetradic colors are located at 50.8°, 140.8°, 230.8°, and 320.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5fa778.

Monochromatic Colors of #5fa778

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #5fa778, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #3b4f42 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #a6dcb9 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #5fa778

We want to make getting started with #5fa778 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #5fa778 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #5fa778 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 #5fa778 with other HTML elements.

#5fa778 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #5fa778.
<span style="color: #5fa778;">The color of this text is #5fa778.</span>

#5fa778 Background Color

The background color for this text is #5fa778.
<div style="background-color: #5fa778; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #5fa778.</div>

#5fa778 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #5fa778.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #5fa778;">This color for the shadow of this text is #5fa778.</span>

#5fa778 Border Color

This is a div with border color #5fa778.
<div style="border: #5fa778 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #5fa778.</div>

#5fa778 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #5fa778 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5fa778; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5fa778 on a white background.</div></div>

#5fa778 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #5fa778 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5fa778; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5fa778 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #5fa778 to White

This is a gradient from #5fa778 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5fa778,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5fa778,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5fa778,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5fa778,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5fa778 to white.</div>

Gradient from #5fa778 to Black

This is a gradient from #5fa778 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5fa778,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5fa778,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5fa778,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5fa778,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5fa778 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #5fa778

In addition to using #5fa778 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 #5fa778 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #5fa778, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 95, Green = 167, Blue = 120). If you need details about the color coordinates of #5fa778 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 #5fa778
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(95, 167, 120)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #5fa778; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #5fa778; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #5fa778; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(95, 167, 120);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#5fa778")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:95, green:167, blue:120, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:95 green:167 blue:120 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(95f, 167f, 120f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(95, 167, 120);
 

#5fa778 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #5fa778 the same way. For those with color blindness, #5fa778 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #5fa778 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #5fa778 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 #5fa778 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 #5fa778 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 #5fa778 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 2.9:1 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
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text