#00402F Hex Code

Color Name: British Racing Green

What is hex #00402F Color?

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The color name of hex code #00402F is British Racing Green. The RGB values are (0, 64, 47) which means it is composed of 0% red, 58% green and 42% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:100 M:0 Y:27 K:75. In the HSV/HSB scale, #00402F has a hue of 164°, 100% saturation and a brightness value of 25%.
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.

Hex #00402F Color Codes

Color NameBritish Racing Green
RGB Values(0, 64, 47)
CMYK Values(100%, 0%, 27%, 75%)
HSV/HSB Values(164°, 100%, 25%)
Closest Web Safe#003333
Inverse Color#FFBFD0 [Bubble Gum]
Closest Pantone®3537 C
Closest RAL6005 [Moss green]
Complementary Color#400011 [Chocolate Brown]
#00402F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#252525
Desaturated#202020
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2B2B2B
Weighted Average (Luma)#313131
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#757575

Hex #00402F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 00402F. Complementary color is 400011

Complementary Palette

The complement of #00402F is #400011 which is called Chocolate Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #00402F color is offered by #400011. 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 (00402F, 003140 and 00400F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #00402F are #003140 and #00400F, called Rich Black and Forest Green (Traditional), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #00402F with a 30° separation. 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 (00402F, 400031 and 400F00)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #00402F are #400031 (Dark Chocolate (Hershey's)) and #400F00 (Black Bean). 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 (00402F, 2F0040 and 402F00)

Triadic Palette

#00402F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #2F0040 (Russian Violet) and #402F00 (American Bronze) along with #00402F, our main color, 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 (00402F, 2F0040, 400011 and 114000)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #00402F has #2F0040 (Russian Violet), #400011 (Chocolate Brown) and #114000 (Lincoln Green). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (00402F, 0F0040, 400011 and 314000)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #00402F contains #0F0040 (Cetacean Blue), #400011 (Chocolate Brown) and #314000 (Dark Bronze (Coin)). 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

Hex #00402F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #00402F rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

#00402F Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 00402F

    British Racing Green plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.