#70a38d Color Information

#70a38d 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 #70a38d, and its official name is Quilotoa Green. In RGB, it consists of 43.9% Red, 63.9% Green, and 55.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 31.3% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 13.5% Yellow, and 36.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 154.1°, with saturation of 21.7% and lightness of 53.9%. The decimal value for #70a38d is 7381901, and its nearest "web safe" color is #669999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #70a38d is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#70a38d Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorQuilotoa Green Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color112, 163, 141 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color43.9%, 63.9%, 55.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.561, 0.361, 0.447 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.313, 0, 0.135, 0.361 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color154.1°, 21.7%, 53.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color154.1°, 31.3%, 63.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color24.587, 31.562, 29.995 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color112, 145, 163 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code7381901 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color62.979, -21.843, 6.036 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)62.979, 22.662, 164.553 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color62.979, -25.039, 12.079 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color56.180, -20.196, 7.670 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.285, 0.366, 31.562 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4285571981 / 0xff70a38d Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#669999 Copy
Last Updated: March 24, 2023

Shades of #70a38d

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #70a38d, its pure hue is 154.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 21.7%, and its lightness is 53.9%. 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 #70a38d, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0e1412 to #628f7b.

Tints of #70a38d

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #70a38d, its pure hue is 154.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 21.7%, and its lightness is 53.9%. 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 #70a38d, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #82af9b to #edf4f1.

Tones of #70a38d

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #70a38d, its pure hue is 154.1° on the color wheel and its saturation is 21.7%, 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 #70a38d, which range from #8a8a8a (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #14ff9a (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #70a38d

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #70a38d! For #70a38d, 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, #70a38d. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #70a38d

This color, #70a38d, consists of 43.9% Red, 63.9% Green, and 55.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 112, Green = 163, Blue = 141. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #70a38d is 31.3% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 13.5% Yellow, and 36.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R43.9%
C31.3%
G63.9%
M0.0%
B55.3%
Y13.5%
K36.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 112 163 141
Octal 160 243 215
Hexa #70 #a3 #8d
Binary 01110000 10100011 10001101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 31 0 13 36
Octal 37 0 15 44
Hexa #1f #00 #0d #24
Binary 00011111 00000000 00001101 00100100

Analogous Colors of #70a38d

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #70a38d — which has hue 154.1° — its analogous colors are located at 124.1° and 184.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #70a38d.

Triadic Colors of #70a38d

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 #70a38d — which has hue 154.1° — its triadic colors are located at 34.1° and 274.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #70a38d.

Complementary Color of #70a38d

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #70a38d — which has hue 154.1° — its complementary color is located at 334.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #70a38d.

Split Complementary Colors of #70a38d

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 #70a38d — which has hue 154.1° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 4.1° and 304.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #70a38d.

Tetradic Colors of #70a38d

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 #70a38d — which has hue 154.1° — its tetradic colors are located at 64.1°, 154.1°, 244.1°, and 334.1° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #70a38d.

Monochromatic Colors of #70a38d

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #70a38d, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #465750 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #b1d7c7 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #70a38d

We want to make getting started with #70a38d on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #70a38d into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #70a38d 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 #70a38d with other HTML elements.

#70a38d Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #70a38d.
<span style="color: #70a38d;">The color of this text is #70a38d.</span>

#70a38d Background Color

The background color for this text is #70a38d.
<div style="background-color: #70a38d; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #70a38d.</div>

#70a38d Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #70a38d.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #70a38d;">This color for the shadow of this text is #70a38d.</span>

#70a38d Border Color

This is a div with border color #70a38d.
<div style="border: #70a38d 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #70a38d.</div>

#70a38d Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #70a38d on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #70a38d; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #70a38d on a white background.</div></div>

#70a38d Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #70a38d on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #70a38d; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #70a38d on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #70a38d to White

This is a gradient from #70a38d to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#70a38d,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#70a38d,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#70a38d,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#70a38d,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #70a38d to white.</div>

Gradient from #70a38d to Black

This is a gradient from #70a38d to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#70a38d,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#70a38d,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#70a38d,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#70a38d,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #70a38d to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #70a38d

In addition to using #70a38d 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 #70a38d in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #70a38d, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 112, Green = 163, Blue = 141). If you need details about the color coordinates of #70a38d 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 #70a38d
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(112, 163, 141)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #70a38d; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #70a38d; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #70a38d; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(112, 163, 141);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#70a38d")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:112, green:163, blue:141, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:112 green:163 blue:141 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(112f, 163f, 141f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(112, 163, 141);
 

#70a38d Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #70a38d the same way. For those with color blindness, #70a38d might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #70a38d looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #70a38d 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 #70a38d 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 #70a38d 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 #70a38d 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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