#68ae61 Color Information

#68ae61 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 #68ae61. In RGB, it consists of 40.8% Red, 68.2% Green, and 38.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 40.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 44.3% Yellow, and 31.8% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 114.5°, with saturation of 32.2% and lightness of 53.1%. The decimal value for #68ae61 is 6860385, and its nearest "web safe" color is #669966. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #68ae61 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#68ae61 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color104, 174, 97 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color40.8%, 68.2%, 38.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.592, 0.318, 0.620 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.402, 0, 0.443, 0.318 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color114.5°, 32.2%, 53.1% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color114.5°, 44.3%, 68.2% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color23.003, 34.078, 16.675 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color97, 174, 167 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6860385 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color65.025, -37.654, 32.695 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)65.025, 49.868, 139.033 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color65.025, -34.102, 47.897 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color58.377, -31.823, 23.928 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.312, 0.462, 34.078 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285050465 / 0xff68ae61 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#669966 Copy
Last Updated: February 3, 2023

Shades of #68ae61

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #68ae61, its pure hue is 114.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 32.2%, and its lightness is 53.1%. 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 #68ae61, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #060a06 to #62a45b.

Tints of #68ae61

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #68ae61, its pure hue is 114.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 32.2%, and its lightness is 53.1%. 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 #68ae61, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #71b36a to #f6faf6.

Tones of #68ae61

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #68ae61, its pure hue is 114.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 32.2%, 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 #68ae61, which range from #888888 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #26ff10 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #68ae61

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #68ae61! For #68ae61, 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, #68ae61. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #68ae61

This color, #68ae61, consists of 40.8% Red, 68.2% Green, and 38.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 104, Green = 174, Blue = 97. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #68ae61 is 40.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 44.3% Yellow, and 31.8% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R40.8%
C40.2%
G68.2%
M0.0%
B38.0%
Y44.3%
K31.8%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 104 174 97
Octal 150 256 141
Hexa #68 #ae #61
Binary 01101000 10101110 01100001
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 40 0 44 31
Octal 50 0 54 37
Hexa #28 #00 #2c #1f
Binary 00101000 00000000 00101100 00011111

Analogous Colors of #68ae61

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #68ae61 — which has hue 114.5° — its analogous colors are located at 84.5° and 144.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68ae61.

Triadic Colors of #68ae61

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 #68ae61 — which has hue 114.5° — its triadic colors are located at 114.5° and 354.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68ae61.

Complementary Color of #68ae61

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #68ae61 — which has hue 114.5° — its complementary color is located at 294.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68ae61.

Split Complementary Colors of #68ae61

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 #68ae61 — which has hue 114.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 114.5° and 324.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68ae61.

Tetradic Colors of #68ae61

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 #68ae61 — which has hue 114.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 24.5°, 114.5°, 204.5°, and 294.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #68ae61.

Monochromatic Colors of #68ae61

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #68ae61, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #425840 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ace0a6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #68ae61

We want to make getting started with #68ae61 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #68ae61 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #68ae61 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 #68ae61 with other HTML elements.

#68ae61 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #68ae61.
<span style="color: #68ae61;">The color of this text is #68ae61.</span>

#68ae61 Background Color

The background color for this text is #68ae61.
<div style="background-color: #68ae61; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #68ae61.</div>

#68ae61 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #68ae61.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #68ae61;">This color for the shadow of this text is #68ae61.</span>

#68ae61 Border Color

This is a div with border color #68ae61.
<div style="border: #68ae61 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #68ae61.</div>

#68ae61 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #68ae61 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #68ae61; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #68ae61 on a white background.</div></div>

#68ae61 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #68ae61 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #68ae61; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #68ae61 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #68ae61 to White

This is a gradient from #68ae61 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#68ae61,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#68ae61,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#68ae61,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#68ae61,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #68ae61 to white.</div>

Gradient from #68ae61 to Black

This is a gradient from #68ae61 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#68ae61,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#68ae61,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#68ae61,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#68ae61,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #68ae61 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #68ae61

In addition to using #68ae61 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 #68ae61 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #68ae61, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 104, Green = 174, Blue = 97). If you need details about the color coordinates of #68ae61 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 #68ae61
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(104, 174, 97)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #68ae61; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #68ae61; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #68ae61; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(104, 174, 97);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#68ae61")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:104, green:174, blue:97, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:104 green:174 blue:97 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(104f, 174f, 97f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(104, 174, 97);
 

#68ae61 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #68ae61 the same way. For those with color blindness, #68ae61 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #68ae61 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #68ae61 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 #68ae61 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 #68ae61 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 #68ae61 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 2.7:1 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