#66ff22 Color Information

#66ff22 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 #66ff22, and its official name is Venomous Green. In RGB, it consists of 40.0% Red, 100.0% Green, and 13.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 60% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 86.7% Yellow, and 0% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 101.5°, with saturation of 100% and lightness of 56.7%. The decimal value for #66ff22 is 6749986, and its nearest "web safe" color is #66ff33. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #66ff22 is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#66ff22 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorVenomous Green Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color102, 255, 34 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color40.0%, 100.0%, 13.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.600, 0.000, 0.867 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.6, 0, 0.867, 0 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color101.5°, 100.0%, 56.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color101.5°, 86.7%, 100.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color41.528, 74.460, 13.697 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color34, 255, 187 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6749986 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color89.140, -73.781, 81.064 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)89.140, 109.613, 132.307 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color89.140, -68.784, 104.685 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color86.290, -65.103, 50.992 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.320, 0.574, 74.460 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4284940066 / 0xff66ff22 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#66ff33 Copy
Last Updated: June 22, 2024

Shades of #66ff22

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #66ff22, its pure hue is 101.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 56.7%. 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 #66ff22, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0d2004 to #59df1e.

Tints of #66ff22

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #66ff22, its pure hue is 101.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, and its lightness is 56.7%. 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 #66ff22, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #79ff3e to #ecffe3.

Tones of #66ff22

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #66ff22, its pure hue is 101.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 100.0%, 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 #66ff22, which range from #919191 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #66ff22 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #66ff22

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #66ff22! For #66ff22, 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, #66ff22. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #66ff22

This color, #66ff22, consists of 40.0% Red, 100.0% Green, and 13.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 102, Green = 255, Blue = 34. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #66ff22 is 60% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 86.7% Yellow, and 0% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R40.0%
C60.0%
G100.0%
M0.0%
B13.3%
Y86.7%
K0.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 102 255 34
Octal 146 377 42
Hexa #66 #ff #22
Binary 01100110 11111111 00100010
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 60 0 86 0
Octal 74 0 126 0
Hexa #3c #00 #56 #00
Binary 00111100 00000000 01010110 00000000

Analogous Colors of #66ff22

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #66ff22 — which has hue 101.5° — its analogous colors are located at 71.5° and 131.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #66ff22.

Triadic Colors of #66ff22

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 #66ff22 — which has hue 101.5° — its triadic colors are located at 101.5° and 341.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #66ff22.

Complementary Color of #66ff22

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #66ff22 — which has hue 101.5° — its complementary color is located at 281.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #66ff22.

Split Complementary Colors of #66ff22

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 #66ff22 — which has hue 101.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 101.5° and 311.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #66ff22.

Tetradic Colors of #66ff22

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 #66ff22 — which has hue 101.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 11.5°, 101.5°, 191.5°, and 281.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #66ff22.

Monochromatic Colors of #66ff22

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #66ff22, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #37b300 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #b3ff91 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #66ff22

We want to make getting started with #66ff22 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #66ff22 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #66ff22 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 #66ff22 with other HTML elements.

#66ff22 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #66ff22.
<span style="color: #66ff22;">The color of this text is #66ff22.</span>

#66ff22 Background Color

The background color for this text is #66ff22.
<div style="background-color: #66ff22; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #66ff22.</div>

#66ff22 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #66ff22.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #66ff22;">This color for the shadow of this text is #66ff22.</span>

#66ff22 Border Color

This is a div with border color #66ff22.
<div style="border: #66ff22 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #66ff22.</div>

#66ff22 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #66ff22 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #66ff22; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #66ff22 on a white background.</div></div>

#66ff22 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #66ff22 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #66ff22; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #66ff22 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #66ff22 to White

This is a gradient from #66ff22 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#66ff22,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#66ff22,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#66ff22,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#66ff22,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #66ff22 to white.</div>

Gradient from #66ff22 to Black

This is a gradient from #66ff22 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#66ff22,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#66ff22,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#66ff22,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#66ff22,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #66ff22 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #66ff22

In addition to using #66ff22 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 #66ff22 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #66ff22, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 102, Green = 255, Blue = 34). If you need details about the color coordinates of #66ff22 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 #66ff22
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(102, 255, 34)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #66ff22; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #66ff22; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #66ff22; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(102, 255, 34);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#66ff22")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:102, green:255, blue:34, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:102 green:255 blue:34 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(102f, 255f, 34f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(102, 255, 34);
 

#66ff22 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #66ff22 the same way. For those with color blindness, #66ff22 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #66ff22 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #66ff22 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 #66ff22 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 #66ff22 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 #66ff22 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 1.3:1 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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