#879B40 Hex Code

Color Name: Palm Leaf

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What is hex #879B40 Color?

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The color name of hex code #879B40 is Palm Leaf. The RGB values are (135, 155, 64) which means it is composed of 38% red, 44% green and 18% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:13 M:0 Y:59 K:39. In the HSV/HSB scale, #879B40 has a hue of 73°, 59% 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.

Hex #879B40 Color Codes

Color NamePalm Leaf
RGB Values(135, 155, 64)
CMYK Values(13%, 0%, 59%, 39%)
HSV/HSB Values(73°, 59%, 61%)
Closest Web Safe#999933
Inverse Color#7864BF [Blue-Violet (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7495 C
Closest RAL1020 [Olive yellow]
Complementary Color#54409B [Blue-Magenta Violet]
#879B40 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#767676
Desaturated#6E6E6E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Luma)#909090
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C0C0C0

Hex #879B40 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 879B40. Complementary color is 54409B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #879B40 is #54409B which is called Blue-Magenta Violet. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #879B40 color is offered by #54409B. 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 (879B40, 5A9B40 and 9B8240)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #879B40 are #5A9B40 and #9B8240, called May Green and Metallic Sunburst, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #879B40 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 (879B40, 405A9B and 82409B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #879B40 are #405A9B (Chinese Blue) and #82409B (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 (879B40, 40879B and 9B4087)

Triadic Palette

#879B40 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #40879B (Jelly Bean Blue) and #9B4087 (Violet (Crayola)) along with #879B40, 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 (879B40, 40879B, 54409B and 9B5440)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #879B40 has #40879B (Jelly Bean Blue), #54409B (Blue-Magenta Violet) and #9B5440 (Coconut). 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 (879B40, 409B82, 54409B and 9B405A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #879B40 contains #409B82 (Zomp), #54409B (Blue-Magenta Violet) and #9B405A (Quinacridone Magenta). 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 #879B40 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #879B40 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.

#879B40 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 879B40

    Palm Leaf 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.