Dark Wintergreen

HEX #286C56 / RGB (40, 108, 86)

What is Dark Wintergreen Color?

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Dark Wintergreen has the hex code #286C56. The equivalent RGB values are (40, 108, 86), which means it is composed of 17% red, 46% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:63 M:0 Y:21 K:58. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Wintergreen has a hue of 161°, 63% saturation and a brightness value of 42%.
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 Wintergreen is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Dark Wintergreen Color Codes

Hex Code#286C56
RGB Values(40, 108, 86)
CMYK Values(63%, 0%, 21%, 58%)
HSV/HSB Values(161°, 63%, 42%)
Closest Web Safe#336666
Inverse Color#D793A9 [Parrot Pink]
Closest Pantone®555 C
Closest RAL6000 [Patina green]
Complementary Color#6C283E [Puce Red]
Dark Wintergreen Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#4E4E4E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#555555
Weighted Average (Luma)#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9C9C9C

Dark Wintergreen Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 286C56. Complementary color is 6C283E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Wintergreen is Puce Red with the hex code #6C283E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #286C56 color is offered by #6C283E. 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 (286C56, 28606C and 286C34)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Wintergreen (#286C56) are Police Blue (#28606C) and Japanese Laurel (#286C34). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Wintergreen 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 (286C56, 6C2860 and 6C3428)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Wintergreen (#286C56) are #6C2860 (Palatinate Purple) and #6C3428 (Liver (Organ)). 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 (286C56, 56286C and 6C5628)

Triadic Palette

Dark Wintergreen triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #56286C (Imperial) and #6C5628 (Field Drab) along with #286C56 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 (286C56, 56286C, 6C283E and 3E6C28)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Wintergreen has four colors - #56286C (Imperial), #6C283E (Puce Red) and #3E6C28 (Dark Moss Green) in addition to the base color (#286C56). 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 (286C56, 34286C, 6C283E and 606C28)

Square Palette

Dark Wintergreen square color palette has #34286C (Deep Koamaru), #6C283E (Puce Red) and #606C28 (Dark Olive Green). 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 Wintergreen Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Wintergreen 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 Wintergreen Color


  • Transparent 538978#538978
  • Transparent 699889#699889
  • Transparent 7EA79A#7EA79A
  • Transparent 94B6AB#94B6AB
  • Transparent A9C4BB#A9C4BB
  • Transparent BFD3CC#BFD3CC
  • Transparent D4E2DD#D4E2DD
  • Transparent EAF0EE#EAF0EE


  • Transparent 3A705E#3A705E
  • Transparent 427263#427263
  • Transparent 4B7467#4B7467
  • Transparent 54766B#54766B
  • Transparent 5D786F#5D786F
  • Transparent 667A73#667A73
  • Transparent 6E7C78#6E7C78
  • Transparent 777E7C#777E7C


  • Transparent 205645#205645
  • Transparent 1C4C3C#1C4C3C
  • Transparent 184134#184134
  • Transparent 14362B#14362B
  • Transparent 102B22#102B22
  • Transparent 0C201A#0C201A
  • Transparent 081611#081611
  • Transparent 040B09#040B09

Dark Wintergreen Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Wintergreen Plaid Pattern

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