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#3B9B3B Hex Code

Color Name: May Green

What is hex #3B9B3B Color?

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The color name of hex code #3B9B3B is May Green. The RGB values are (59, 155, 59) which means it is composed of 22% red, 57% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:62 M:0 Y:62 K:39. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3B9B3B has a hue of 120°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 61%.
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.

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Hex #3B9B3B Color Codes

Color NameMay Green
RGB Values(59, 155, 59)
CMYK Values(62%, 0%, 62%, 39%)
HSV/HSB Values(120°, 62%, 61%)
Closest Web Safe#339933
Inverse Color#C464C4 [Deep Fuchsia]
Closest Pantone®7740 C
Closest RAL6018 [Yellow green]
Complementary Color#9B3B9B [Purpureus]
#3B9B3B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#747474
Weighted Average (Luma)#808080
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B5B5B5

Hex #3B9B3B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3B9B3B. Complementary color is 9B3B9B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3B9B3B is #9B3B9B which is called Purpureus. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3B9B3B color is offered by #9B3B9B. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (3B9B3B, 3B9B6B and 6B9B3B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3B9B3B are #3B9B6B and #6B9B3B, called Illuminating Emerald and Palm Leaf, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3B9B3B 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (3B9B3B, 6B3B9B and 9B3B6B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3B9B3B are #6B3B9B (Purple Heart) and #9B3B6B (Magenta Haze). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (3B9B3B, 3B3B9B and 9B3B3B)

Triadic Palette

#3B9B3B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3B3B9B (Blue (Pigment)) and #9B3B3B (Smoky Topaz) along with #3B9B3B, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (3B9B3B, 3B3B9B, 9B3B9B and 9B9B3B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3B9B3B has #3B3B9B (Blue (Pigment)), #9B3B9B (Purpureus) and #9B9B3B (Brass). 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.

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Square color palette with (3B9B3B, 3B6B9B, 9B3B9B and 9B6B3B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3B9B3B contains #3B6B9B (Queen Blue), #9B3B9B (Purpureus) and #9B6B3B (Dark Gold). 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.

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Hex #3B9B3B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3B9B3B 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 3B9B3B Color


  • Transparent 62AF6262AF62
  • Transparent 76B97676B976
  • Transparent 89C38989C389
  • Transparent 9DCD9D9DCD9D
  • Transparent B1D7B1B1D7B1
  • Transparent C4E1C4C4E1C4
  • Transparent D8EBD8D8EBD8
  • Transparent EBF5EBEBF5EB


  • Transparent 499649499649
  • Transparent 509350509350
  • Transparent 579057579057
  • Transparent 5E8E5E5E8E5E
  • Transparent 648B64648B64
  • Transparent 6B886B6B886B
  • Transparent 728572728572
  • Transparent 798379798379


  • Transparent 2F7C2F2F7C2F
  • Transparent 296D29296D29
  • Transparent 235D23235D23
  • Transparent 1E4E1E1E4E1E
  • Transparent 183E18183E18
  • Transparent 122F12122F12
  • Transparent 0C1F0C0C1F0C
  • Transparent 061006061006

#3B9B3B Color Patterns

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    #3B9B3B Houndstooth Pattern

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    #3B9B3B Plaid Pattern

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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.