#23AB9E Hex Code

Color Name: Light Sea Green

What is hex #23AB9E Color?

Light Sea Green (Hex code: 23AB9E) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #23AB9E is Light Sea Green. The RGB values are (35, 171, 158) which means it is composed of 10% red, 47% green and 43% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:80 M:0 Y:8 K:33. In the HSV/HSB scale, #23AB9E has a hue of 174°, 80% 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.

Hex #23AB9E Color Codes

Color NameLight Sea Green
RGB Values(35, 171, 158)
CMYK Values(80%, 0%, 8%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(174°, 80%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#339999
Inverse Color#DC5461 [Indian Red]
Closest Pantone®2235 C
Closest RAL5018 [Turquoise blue]
Complementary Color#AB2330 [Upsdell Red]
#23AB9E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#797979
Weighted Average (Most Common)#818181
Weighted Average (Luma)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Hex #23AB9E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 23AB9E. Complementary color is AB2330

Complementary Palette

The complement of #23AB9E is #AB2330 which is called Upsdell Red. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #23AB9E color is offered by #AB2330. 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 (23AB9E, 2374AB and 23AB5A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #23AB9E are #2374AB and #23AB5A, called Lapis Lazuli and Green (Crayola), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #23AB9E 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 (23AB9E, AB2374 and AB5A23)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #23AB9E are #AB2374 (Amaranth Deep Purple) and #AB5A23 (Dirty 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 (23AB9E, 9E23AB and AB9E23)

Triadic Palette

#23AB9E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9E23AB (Byzantine) and #AB9E23 (Citron) along with #23AB9E, 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 (23AB9E, 9E23AB, AB2330 and 30AB23)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #23AB9E has #9E23AB (Byzantine), #AB2330 (Upsdell Red) and #30AB23 (Yellow-Green (Color Wheel)). 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 (23AB9E, 5A23AB, AB2330 and 74AB23)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #23AB9E contains #5A23AB (Grape), #AB2330 (Upsdell Red) and #74AB23 (Green (RYB)). 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 #23AB9E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #23AB9E 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.

Shades of Light Sea Green Color


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#23AB9E Color Patterns

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    Light Sea Green Gingham Checks

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    Light Sea Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Light Sea Green Polka Dots Pattern

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    Light Sea Green Honeycomb Pattern

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    Light Sea Green Leaves Pattern

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    Light Sea Green Houndstooth Pattern

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    Light Sea Green Trellis Pattern

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    Light Sea 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.