Description and conversion results of color #70b99d

It is a pastel spring green color having an approximate luminance of 70%. It has a hue value of 157° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Green Sheen, Ocean Green, Mint, Mountain Meadow, Polished Pine, Keppel, Eton Blue, Zomp, Jungle Green and Dark Sea Green. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #70b99d to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(112, 185, 157)
#70b99d
hsl(157, 34.3%, 58.2%)
hsv(157, 39.5%, 72.5%)
lab(69.9, -29.3, 7.1)
xyz(30.1, 40.6, 38.1)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 2248 U
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Pantone 16-6030 TPG
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Pantone 15-6123 TPG
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RAL D2 170 70 30
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RAL D2 160 70 30
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RAL D2 170 70 35
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Sherwin-Williams 6752
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Sherwin-Williams 6745
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Sherwin-Williams 6759
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #70b99d color. This process results a scale from a pastel spring green color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Turquoise Green, Eton Blue, Cambridge Blue, Middle Blue Green, Aero Blue, Opal, Honeydew, Light Cyan, Mint Cream, Azure (X11/web Color) and Baby Powder.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #70b99d color. This process results a scale from a pastel spring green color to black. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Viridian, Wintergreen Dream, Hooker's Green, Illuminating Emerald, Feldgrau, Hunter Green, English Green, Brunswick Green, Kombu Green, MSU Green, Phthalo Green, Dark Slate Gray, Dark Jungle Green, Charleston Green, Eerie Black and Pine Tree.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #70b99d color. This process results a scale from a pastel spring green color to gray. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Green Sheen, Polished Pine, Cambridge Blue, Eton Blue, Morning Blue, Opal, Ash Gray, Silver Chalice and Quick Silver.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of yellow, green and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss, Sage, Hunter Green, UP Forest Green, Dark Sea Green, Asparagus, Castleton Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Ocean Green, Green Sheen, Deep Jungle Green, Warm Black, Maximum Blue Green, Verdigris, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Maximum Blue and Pacific Blue.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains cold colors. There are variants of green and rose colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Sacramento State Green, British Racing Green, Illuminating Emerald, Viridian, Magic Mint, Turquoise Green, Old Mauve, Wine Dregs, Pearly Purple, Opera Mauve, Cotton Candy and Cameo Pink.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of green, orange and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Castleton Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Green Sheen, Ocean Green, Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon, Middle Red, Dark Cornflower Blue, Purple Navy, Maximum Blue Purple and Wild Blue Yonder.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of green, azure, rose and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Castleton Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Green Sheen, Ocean Green, Indigo Dye, USAFA Blue, Aero, Blue Jeans, Wine Dregs, Old Mauve, Kobi, Amaranth Pink, Pullman Brown (UPS Brown), Dark Brown, Camel and Desert.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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