Green (Crayola)

HEX #1CAC78 / RGB (28, 172, 120)

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What is Green (Crayola) Color?

Green (Crayola) (Hex code: 1CAC78) Thumbnail

Green (Crayola) has the hex code #1CAC78. The equivalent RGB values are (28, 172, 120), which means it is composed of 9% red, 54% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:84 M:0 Y:30 K:33. In the HSV/HSB scale, Green (Crayola) has a hue of 158°, 84% saturation and a brightness value of 67%.
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.

Introduced in 1903 and one of the original colors from Crayola, the color can only be used in HTML and CSS with its hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK values.

Green (Crayola) Color Codes

Hex Code#1CAC78
RGB Values(28, 172, 120)
CMYK Values(84%, 0%, 30%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(158°, 84%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#339966
Inverse Color#E35387 [Fandango Pink]
Closest Pantone®7473 C
Closest RAL5018 [Turquoise blue]
Complementary Color#AC1C50 [Amaranth Purple]
Green (Crayola) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6B6B6B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Luma)#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BCBCBC

Green (Crayola) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 1CAC78. Complementary color is AC1C50

Complementary Palette

The complement of Green (Crayola) is Amaranth Purple with the hex code #AC1C50. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #1CAC78 color is offered by #AC1C50. 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 (1CAC78, 1C98AC and 1CAC30)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Green (Crayola) (#1CAC78) are Blue-Green (#1C98AC) and Wageningen Green (#1CAC30). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Green (Crayola) 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 (1CAC78, AC1C98 and AC301C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Green (Crayola) (#1CAC78) are #AC1C98 (Fandango) and #AC301C (Chinese Red). 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 (1CAC78, 781CAC and AC781C)

Triadic Palette

Green (Crayola) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #781CAC (Grape) and #AC781C (Light Brown) along with #1CAC78 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 (1CAC78, 781CAC, AC1C50 and 50AC1C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Green (Crayola) has four colors - #781CAC (Grape), #AC1C50 (Amaranth Purple) and #50AC1C (Kelly Green) in addition to the base color (#1CAC78). 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 (1CAC78, 301CAC, AC1C50 and 98AC1C)

Square Palette

Green (Crayola) square color palette has #301CAC (Blue (Pigment)), #AC1C50 (Amaranth Purple) and #98AC1C (Citron). 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

Green (Crayola) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Green (Crayola) 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 Green (Crayola) Color


  • Transparent 49BD93#49BD93
  • Transparent 60C5A1#60C5A1
  • Transparent 77CDAE#77CDAE
  • Transparent 8ED6BC#8ED6BC
  • Transparent A4DEC9#A4DEC9
  • Transparent BBE6D7#BBE6D7
  • Transparent D2EEE4#D2EEE4
  • Transparent E8F7F2#E8F7F2


  • Transparent 30A37A#30A37A
  • Transparent 3A9F7A#3A9F7A
  • Transparent 449A7B#449A7B
  • Transparent 4E967C#4E967C
  • Transparent 58927D#58927D
  • Transparent 628D7E#628D7E
  • Transparent 6C897E#6C897E
  • Transparent 76847F#76847F


  • Transparent 168A60#168A60
  • Transparent 147854#147854
  • Transparent 116748#116748
  • Transparent 0E563C#0E563C
  • Transparent 0B4530#0B4530
  • Transparent 083424#083424
  • Transparent 062218#062218
  • Transparent 03110C#03110C

Green (Crayola) Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Crayola) Plaid Pattern

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