#85964D Hex Code

Color Name: Moss Green

What is hex #85964D Color?

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The color name of hex code #85964D is Moss Green. The RGB values are (133, 150, 77) which means it is composed of 37% red, 42% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:11 M:0 Y:49 K:41. In the HSV/HSB scale, #85964D has a hue of 74°, 49% saturation and a brightness value of 59%.
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 #85964D Color Codes

Color NameMoss Green
RGB Values(133, 150, 77)
CMYK Values(11%, 0%, 49%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(74°, 49%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#7A69B2 [Blue-Violet (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®5767 C
Closest RAL1020 [Olive yellow]
Complementary Color#5E4D96 [Dark Lavender]
#85964D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#787878
Weighted Average (Most Common)#898989
Weighted Average (Luma)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Hex #85964D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 85964D. Complementary color is 5E4D96

Complementary Palette

The complement of #85964D is #5E4D96 which is called Dark Lavender. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #85964D color is offered by #5E4D96. 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 (85964D, 61964D and 96834D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #85964D are #61964D and #96834D, called Palm Leaf and Dark Tan, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #85964D 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 (85964D, 4D6196 and 834D96)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #85964D are #4D6196 (UCLA Blue) and #834D96 (Cadmium Violet). 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 (85964D, 4D8596 and 964D85)

Triadic Palette

#85964D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4D8596 (Jelly Bean Blue) and #964D85 (Razzmic Berry) along with #85964D, 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 (85964D, 4D8596, 5E4D96 and 965E4D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #85964D has #4D8596 (Jelly Bean Blue), #5E4D96 (Dark Lavender) and #965E4D (Spicy Mix). 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 (85964D, 4D9683, 5E4D96 and 964D61)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #85964D contains #4D9683 (Wintergreen Dream), #5E4D96 (Dark Lavender) and #964D61 (Twilight Lavender). 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 #85964D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #85964D 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.

#85964D Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 85964D

    Moss Green gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 85964D

    Moss Green vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 85964D

    Moss Green polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 85964D

    Moss Green honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 85964D

    Moss Green leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 85964D

    Moss Green houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 85964D

    Moss Green trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 85964D

    Moss 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.