Emerald Green Color

HEX #5FBB9C / RGB (95, 187, 156)

What is Emerald Green Color?

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Emerald Green has the hex code #5FBB9C. The equivalent RGB values are (95, 187, 156), which means it is composed of 22% red, 43% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:49 M:0 Y:17 K:27. In the HSV/HSB scale, Emerald Green has a hue of 160°, 49% saturation and a brightness value of 73%.
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.

Emerald Green is an RAL Design color with the number 170 70 35. Different from the Classic list, the RAL Design catalogue specifies colors for interiors. RAL is a well-known color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK.

Emerald Green hex code is #5FBB9C with equivalent RGB (95, 187, 156). You can use these along with HSL values in HTML and CSS code to display the color on web pages. Please also note that the CMYK values and the corresponding Pantone (PMS) number mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code and are only approximations.

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Emerald Green Color Codes

Hex Code#5FBB9C
RGB Values(95, 187, 156)
CMYK Values(49%, 0%, 17%, 27%)
HSV/HSB Values(160°, 49%, 73%)
Closest Web Safe#66CC99
Inverse Color#A04463 [Medium Ruby]
Closest Pantone®563 C
Closest RAL6034 [Pastel turquoise]
Complementary Color#BB5F7E [Rose Gold]
Emerald Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#929292
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9C9C9C
Weighted Average (Luma)#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CCCCCC

Emerald Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5FBB9C. Complementary color is BB5F7E

Complementary Palette

The complement of Emerald Green is Rose Gold with the hex code #BB5F7E. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5FBB9C color is offered by #BB5F7E. 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 (5FBB9C, 5FACBB and 5FBB6E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Emerald Green (#5FBB9C) are Crystal Blue (#5FACBB) and Iguana Green (#5FBB6E). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Emerald 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 (5FBB9C, BB5FAC and BB6E5F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Emerald Green (#5FBB9C) are #BB5FAC (Pearly Purple) and #BB6E5F (Electric Brown). 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 (5FBB9C, 9C5FBB and BB9C5F)

Triadic Palette

Emerald Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9C5FBB (Deep Lilac) and #BB9C5F (Camel) along with #5FBB9C 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 (5FBB9C, 9C5FBB, BB5F7E and 7EBB5F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Emerald Green has four colors - #9C5FBB (Deep Lilac), #BB5F7E (Rose Gold) and #7EBB5F (Bud Green) in addition to the base color (#5FBB9C). 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 (5FBB9C, 6E5FBB, BB5F7E and ACBB5F)

Square Palette

Emerald Green square color palette has #6E5FBB (Blue-Violet (Crayola)), #BB5F7E (Rose Gold) and #ACBB5F (Middle Green Yellow). 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

Emerald Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Emerald 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 Emerald Green Color


  • Transparent 7FC9B07FC9B0
  • Transparent 8FCFBA8FCFBA
  • Transparent 9FD6C49FD6C4
  • Transparent AFDDCEAFDDCE
  • Transparent BFE4D7BFE4D7
  • Transparent CFEBE1CFEBE1
  • Transparent DFF1EBDFF1EB
  • Transparent EFF8F5EFF8F5


  • Transparent 66AF9666AF96
  • Transparent 69A99469A994
  • Transparent 6CA3916CA391
  • Transparent 709E8E709E8E
  • Transparent 73988B73988B
  • Transparent 769288769288
  • Transparent 798C86798C86
  • Transparent 7D86837D8683


  • Transparent 4C967D4C967D
  • Transparent 43836D43836D
  • Transparent 39705E39705E
  • Transparent 305E4E305E4E
  • Transparent 264B3E264B3E
  • Transparent 1D382F1D382F
  • Transparent 13251F13251F
  • Transparent 0A13100A1310

Emerald Green Color Patterns

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    Emerald Green Gingham Checks

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    Emerald Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Emerald Green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Emerald Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Emerald Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Emerald Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Emerald Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Emerald Green Plaid Pattern

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