Green Yellow

HEX #ADFF2F / RGB (173, 255, 47)

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What is Green Yellow Color?

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Green Yellow has the hex code #ADFF2F. The equivalent RGB values are (173, 255, 47), which means it is composed of 36% red, 54% green and 10% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:32 M:0 Y:82 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, Green Yellow has a hue of 84°, 82% saturation and a brightness value of 100%.
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.

Green Yellow comes from X11 and web colors lists. It can be used in HTML and CSS code with its name, "GreenYellow", in addition to the hex, RGB, CMYK and HSB values.

Green Yellow Color Codes

Hex Code#ADFF2F
RGB Values(173, 255, 47)
CMYK Values(32%, 0%, 82%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(84°, 82%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#99FF33
Inverse Color#5200D0 [Interdimensional Blue]
Closest Pantone®380 C
Closest RAL1016 [Sulphur yellow]
Complementary Color#812FFF [Blue-Violet]
Green Yellow Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#D0D0D0
Weighted Average (Luma)#DFDFDF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#E8E8E8

Green Yellow Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of ADFF2F. Complementary color is 812FFF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Green Yellow is Blue-Violet with the hex code #812FFF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #ADFF2F color is offered by #812FFF. 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 (ADFF2F, 45FF2F and FFE92F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Green Yellow (#ADFF2F) are Neon Green (#45FF2F) and Banana Yellow (#FFE92F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Green Yellow 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 (ADFF2F, 2F45FF and E92FFF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Green Yellow (#ADFF2F) are #2F45FF (Palatinate Blue) and #E92FFF (Phlox). 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 (ADFF2F, 2FADFF and FF2FAD)

Triadic Palette

Green Yellow triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2FADFF (Brilliant Azure) and #FF2FAD (Persian Rose) along with #ADFF2F 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 (ADFF2F, 2FADFF, 812FFF and FF812F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Green Yellow has four colors - #2FADFF (Brilliant Azure), #812FFF (Blue-Violet) and #FF812F (Princeton Orange) in addition to the base color (#ADFF2F). 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 (ADFF2F, 2FFFE9, 812FFF and FF2F45)

Square Palette

Green Yellow square color palette has #2FFFE9 (Fluorescent Blue), #812FFF (Blue-Violet) and #FF2F45 (Red Salsa). 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 Yellow Color Rainbow Palette

Our Green Yellow 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 Yellow Color


  • Transparent BDFF59#BDFF59
  • Transparent C6FF6D#C6FF6D
  • Transparent CEFF82#CEFF82
  • Transparent D6FF97#D6FF97
  • Transparent DEFFAC#DEFFAC
  • Transparent E6FFC1#E6FFC1
  • Transparent EFFFD5#EFFFD5
  • Transparent F7FFEA#F7FFEA


  • Transparent A4E63F#A4E63F
  • Transparent A0D947#A0D947
  • Transparent 9BCC4F#9BCC4F
  • Transparent 97C058#97C058
  • Transparent 92B360#92B360
  • Transparent 8EA668#8EA668
  • Transparent 899970#899970
  • Transparent 858D78#858D78


  • Transparent 8ACC26#8ACC26
  • Transparent 79B321#79B321
  • Transparent 68991C#68991C
  • Transparent 578018#578018
  • Transparent 456613#456613
  • Transparent 344D0E#344D0E
  • Transparent 233309#233309
  • Transparent 111A05#111A05

Green Yellow Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Green Yellow Plaid Pattern

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