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Hex #256e40

#256e40 is a great dark green shade for your next project. Scroll down for #256e40 color information, color shades and color usage information.

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#256e40 Conversion table


green (dark green)


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R 37   G 110   B 64   copy to clipboard


H 142.19   S 0.5   L 0.29


C 29%   M 0%   Y 18%   K 57%
Usage of green The color #256e40 is a great dark shade. Is it suitable for text, buttons or backgrounds? Read usage recommendations ...

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#256e40 Conversion and Usage

Conversion results of this color to RGB, CMYK and HSL. Usage Recommendations on the right.

#256e40 to RGB conversion

37% RED
110% GREEN
64% BLUE

CSS code: color: rgb(37, 110, 64); // for css text color
background-color: rgb(37, 110, 64); // for css background-color

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#256e40 to CMYK conversion

Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
28.63 % 0 % 18.04 % 56.86 %

#256e40 to HSL conversion

Hue Saturation Lightness
142.192 0.5 0.29

CSS code: color: hsl(142.2, 50%, 29%);

HSL is supported in all major browsers!

Usage of #256e40

Recommendations for light backgrounds in respect of a good contrast.

Usage for Text: recommended
Usage for headings: recommended
Usage as fill color: use with caution on large areas
Usage for buttons: recommended

As a rather dark shade, this color can very well be used to color smaller elements (like text and buttons). Due to its darkness it gives good contrast, also if used on white background. Readability of text is perfectly ok.

Color Examples: This is a green Heading in #256e40

This shows how text with the hex-color #256e40 would look on a white background. Because of the darkness of the color this color is recommended to be used as font-color. However, if you know what you are doing, feel free to use this color for anything you think it would be nice :-)!

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Green Webdesign Color Scheme based on #256e40

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