Green (Munsell)

HEX #00A877 / RGB (0, 168, 119)

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What is Green (Munsell) Color?

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Green (Munsell) has the hex code #00A877. The equivalent RGB values are (0, 168, 119), which means it is composed of 0% red, 59% green and 41% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:0 Y:29 K:34. In the HSV/HSB scale, Green (Munsell) has a hue of 163°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 66%.
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.

The Munsell green color RGB code is only approximate. You can use this color in HTML and CSS code with the hex, RGB, HSB or CMYK values.
Note: Munsell colors cannot be accurately reproduced in the RGB model.

Green (Munsell) Color Codes

Hex Code#00A877
RGB Values(0, 168, 119)
CMYK Values(100%, 0%, 29%, 34%)
HSV/HSB Values(163°, 100%, 66%)
Closest Web Safe#009966
Inverse Color#FF5788 [Strawberry]
Closest Pantone®3278 C
Closest RAL5018 [Turquoise blue]
Complementary Color#A80031 [Alabama Crimson]
Green (Munsell) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#606060
Weighted Average (Most Common)#707070
Weighted Average (Luma)#818181
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B6B6B6

Green (Munsell) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 00A877. Complementary color is A80031

Complementary Palette

The complement of Green (Munsell) is Alabama Crimson with the hex code #A80031. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #00A877 color is offered by #A80031. 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 (00A877, 0085A8 and 00A823)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Green (Munsell) (#00A877) are Celadon Blue (#0085A8) and North Texas Green (#00A823). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Green (Munsell) 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 (00A877, A80085 and A82300)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Green (Munsell) (#00A877) are #A80085 (Flirt) and #A82300 (Rufous). 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 (00A877, 7700A8 and A87700)

Triadic Palette

Green (Munsell) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7700A8 (Violet (RYB)) and #A87700 (Gold) along with #00A877 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 (00A877, 7700A8, A80031 and 31A800)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Green (Munsell) has four colors - #7700A8 (Violet (RYB)), #A80031 (Alabama Crimson) and #31A800 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)) in addition to the base color (#00A877). 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 (00A877, 2300A8, A80031 and 85A800)

Square Palette

Green (Munsell) square color palette has #2300A8 (Neon Blue), #A80031 (Alabama Crimson) and #85A800 (Apple 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

Green (Munsell) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Green (Munsell) 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 (Munsell) Color


  • Transparent 33B992#33B992
  • Transparent 4DC2A0#4DC2A0
  • Transparent 66CBAD#66CBAD
  • Transparent 80D4BB#80D4BB
  • Transparent 99DCC9#99DCC9
  • Transparent B3E5D6#B3E5D6
  • Transparent CCEEE4#CCEEE4
  • Transparent E6F6F1#E6F6F1


  • Transparent 1AA079#1AA079
  • Transparent 269C7A#269C7A
  • Transparent 33987B#33987B
  • Transparent 40947C#40947C
  • Transparent 4D907C#4D907C
  • Transparent 5A8C7D#5A8C7D
  • Transparent 66887E#66887E
  • Transparent 73847F#73847F


  • Transparent 00865F#00865F
  • Transparent 007653#007653
  • Transparent 006547#006547
  • Transparent 00543C#00543C
  • Transparent 004330#004330
  • Transparent 003224#003224
  • Transparent 002218#002218
  • Transparent 00110C#00110C

Green (Munsell) Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green (Munsell) Plaid Pattern

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