#55FF00 Hex Code

Color Name: Chlorophyll Green

What is hex #55FF00 Color?

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The color name of hex code #55FF00 is Chlorophyll Green. The RGB values are (85, 255, 0) which means it is composed of 25% red, 75% green and 0% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:67 M:0 Y:100 K:0. In the HSV/HSB scale, #55FF00 has a hue of 100°, 100% 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.

Hex #55FF00 Color Codes

Color NameChlorophyll Green
RGB Values(85, 255, 0)
CMYK Values(67%, 0%, 100%, 0%)
HSV/HSB Values(100°, 100%, 100%)
Closest Web Safe#66FF00
Inverse Color#AA00FF [Vivid Violet]
Closest Pantone®802 C
Closest RAL6038 [Luminous green]
Complementary Color#AA00FF [Vivid Violet]
#55FF00 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B0B0B0
Weighted Average (Luma)#C8C8C8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DEDEDE

Hex #55FF00 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 55FF00. Complementary color is AA00FF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #55FF00 is #AA00FF which is called Vivid Violet. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #55FF00 color is offered by #AA00FF. 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 (55FF00, 00FF2B and D5FF00)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #55FF00 are #00FF2B and #D5FF00, called Electric Green and Volt, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #55FF00 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 (55FF00, 2B00FF and FF00D5)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #55FF00 are #2B00FF (Electric Ultramarine) and #FF00D5 (Shocking Pink). 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 (55FF00, 0055FF and FF0055)

Triadic Palette

#55FF00 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #0055FF (Blue (RYB)) and #FF0055 (Folly) along with #55FF00, 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 (55FF00, 0055FF, AA00FF and FFAA00)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #55FF00 has #0055FF (Blue (RYB)), #AA00FF (Vivid Violet) and #FFAA00 (Chrome Yellow). 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 (55FF00, 00D5FF, AA00FF and FF2B00)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #55FF00 contains #00D5FF (Vivid Sky Blue), #AA00FF (Vivid Violet) and #FF2B00 (Ferrari Red). 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 #55FF00 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #55FF00 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 Chlorophyll Green Color


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  • Transperent 88ff4d88FF4D
  • Transperent 99ff6699FF66
  • Transperent aaff80AAFF80
  • Transperent bbff99BBFF99
  • Transperent ccffb3CCFFB3
  • Transperent ddffccDDFFCC
  • Transperent eeffe6EEFFE6


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  • Transperent 66cc3366CC33
  • Transperent 6bc0406BC040
  • Transperent 6fb34d6FB34D
  • Transperent 73a65a73A65A
  • Transperent 779966779966
  • Transperent 7c8d737C8D73


  • Transperent 44cc0044CC00
  • Transperent 3cb3003CB300
  • Transperent 339900339900
  • Transperent 2b80002B8000
  • Transperent 226600226600
  • Transperent 1a4d001A4D00
  • Transperent 113300113300
  • Transperent 091a00091A00

#55FF00 Color Patterns

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    Chlorophyll Green Gingham Checks

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    Chlorophyll Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Chlorophyll Green Polka Dots Pattern

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    Chlorophyll Green Honeycomb Pattern

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    Chlorophyll Green Leaves Pattern

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    Chlorophyll Green Houndstooth Pattern

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    Chlorophyll Green Trellis Pattern

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    Chlorophyll 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.