Dark Green

HEX #006400 / RGB (0, 100, 0)

Dark green leaves

What is Dark Green Color?

Dark Green (Hex code: 006400) Thumbnail

Dark Green has the hex code #006400. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 100, 0), which means it is composed of 0% red, 100% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:0 Y:100 K:61. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Green has a hue of 120°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 39%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Dark Green is included in the web colors list. This means it can be used in HTML and CSS code with its name, "DarkGreen", in addition to the hex, RGB, CMYK and HSB values.

Dark Green Color Codes

Hex Code#006400
RGB Values(0, 100, 0)
CMYK Values(100%, 0%, 100%, 61%)
HSV/HSB Values(120°, 100%, 39%)
Closest Web Safe#006600
Inverse Color#FF9BFF [Rich Brilliant Lavender]
Closest Pantone®3537 C
Closest RAL6035 [Pearl green]
Complementary Color#640064 [Indigo]
Dark Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#212121
Weighted Average (Most Common)#3B3B3B
Weighted Average (Luma)#484848
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#8C8C8C

Dark Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 006400. Complementary color is 640064

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Green is Indigo with the hex code #640064. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #006400 color is offered by #640064. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (006400, 006432 and 326400)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Green (#006400) are Cadmium Green (#006432) and Metallic Green (#326400). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Green with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (006400, 320064 and 640032)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Green (#006400) are #320064 (Deep Violet) and #640032 (Imperial Purple). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (006400, 000064 and 640000)

Triadic Palette

Dark Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #000064 (Navy Blue) and #640000 (Blood Red) along with #006400 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (006400, 000064, 640064 and 646400)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Green has four colors - #000064 (Navy Blue), #640064 (Indigo) and #646400 (Bronze Yellow) in addition to the base color (#006400). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (006400, 003264, 640064 and 643200)

Square Palette

Dark Green square color palette has #003264 (Dark Midnight Blue), #640064 (Indigo) and #643200 (Philippine Bronze). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Dark Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Green rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Dark Green Color


  • Transparent 338333#338333
  • Transparent 4D934D#4D934D
  • Transparent 66A266#66A266
  • Transparent 80B280#80B280
  • Transparent 99C199#99C199
  • Transparent B3D1B3#B3D1B3
  • Transparent CCE0CC#CCE0CC
  • Transparent E6F0E6#E6F0E6


  • Transparent 1A6A1A#1A6A1A
  • Transparent 266C26#266C26
  • Transparent 336F33#336F33
  • Transparent 407240#407240
  • Transparent 4D754D#4D754D
  • Transparent 5A785A#5A785A
  • Transparent 667A66#667A66
  • Transparent 737D73#737D73


  • Transparent 005000#005000
  • Transparent 004600#004600
  • Transparent 003C00#003C00
  • Transparent 003200#003200
  • Transparent 002800#002800
  • Transparent 001E00#001E00
  • Transparent 001400#001400
  • Transparent 000A00#000A00

Dark Green Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Green Plaid Pattern

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