#86B251 Hex Code

Color Name: Bud Green

What is hex #86B251 Color?

Bud Green (Hex code: 86B251) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #86B251 is Bud Green. The RGB values are (134, 178, 81) which means it is composed of 34% red, 45% green and 21% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:0 Y:55 K:30. In the HSV/HSB scale, #86B251 has a hue of 87°, 54% saturation and a brightness value of 70%.
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 #86B251 Color Codes

Color NameBud Green
RGB Values(134, 178, 81)
CMYK Values(25%, 0%, 55%, 30%)
HSV/HSB Values(87°, 54%, 70%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#794DAE [Royal Purple]
Closest Pantone®7489 C
Closest RAL6021 [Pale green]
Complementary Color#7D51B2 [Royal Purple]
#86B251 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#838383
Desaturated#828282
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Luma)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CACACA

Hex #86B251 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 86B251. Complementary color is 7D51B2

Complementary Palette

The complement of #86B251 is #7D51B2 which is called Royal Purple. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #86B251 color is offered by #7D51B2. 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 (86B251, 56B251 and B2AE51)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #86B251 are #56B251 and #B2AE51, called Apple and Olive Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #86B251 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 (86B251, 5156B2 and AE51B2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #86B251 are #5156B2 (Liberty) and #AE51B2 (Purple Plum). 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 (86B251, 5186B2 and B25186)

Triadic Palette

#86B251 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5186B2 (Cyan Azure) and #B25186 (Mystic Maroon) along with #86B251, 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 (86B251, 5186B2, 7D51B2 and B27D51)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #86B251 has #5186B2 (Cyan Azure), #7D51B2 (Royal Purple) and #B27D51 (Deer). 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 (86B251, 51B2AE, 7D51B2 and B25156)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #86B251 contains #51B2AE (Verdigris), #7D51B2 (Royal Purple) and #B25156 (Rose Vale). 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 #86B251 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #86B251 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.

#86B251 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 86B251

    Bud Green gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 86B251

    Bud Green vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 86B251

    Bud Green polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 86B251

    Bud Green honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 86B251

    Bud Green leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 86B251

    Bud Green houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 86B251

    Bud Green trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 86B251

    Bud 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.