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#87DB8E Hex Code

Color Name: Light Green

What is hex #87DB8E Color?

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The color name of hex code #87DB8E is Light Green. The RGB values are (135, 219, 142) which means it is composed of 27% red, 44% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:38 M:0 Y:35 K:14. In the HSV/HSB scale, #87DB8E has a hue of 125°, 38% saturation and a brightness value of 86%.
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 #87DB8E Color Codes

Color NameLight Green
RGB Values(135, 219, 142)
CMYK Values(38%, 0%, 35%, 14%)
HSV/HSB Values(125°, 38%, 86%)
Closest Web Safe#99CC99
Inverse Color#782471 [Midnight]
Closest Pantone®353 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#DB87D4 [Deep Mauve]
#87DB8E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Luma)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DBDBDB

Hex #87DB8E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 87DB8E. Complementary color is DB87D4

Complementary Palette

The complement of #87DB8E is #DB87D4 which is called Deep Mauve. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #87DB8E color is offered by #DB87D4. 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 (87DB8E, 87DBB8 and AADB87)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #87DB8E are #87DBB8 and #AADB87, called Pearl Aqua and Granny Smith Apple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #87DB8E 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 (87DB8E, B887DB and DB87AA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #87DB8E are #B887DB (Lavender (Floral)) and #DB87AA (Middle Purple). 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 (87DB8E, 8E87DB and DB8E87)

Triadic Palette

#87DB8E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8E87DB (Medium Purple) and #DB8E87 (New York Pink) along with #87DB8E, 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 (87DB8E, 8E87DB, DB87D4 and D4DB87)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #87DB8E has #8E87DB (Medium Purple), #DB87D4 (Deep Mauve) and #D4DB87 (Medium Spring Bud). 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 (87DB8E, 87AADB, DB87D4 and DBB887)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #87DB8E contains #87AADB (Light Cobalt Blue), #DB87D4 (Deep Mauve) and #DBB887 (Burlywood). 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 #87DB8E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #87DB8E 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 87DB8E Color


  • Transparent 9FE2A59FE2A5
  • Transparent ABE6B0ABE6B0
  • Transparent B7E9BBB7E9BB
  • Transparent C3EDC7C3EDC7
  • Transparent CFF1D2CFF1D2
  • Transparent DBF4DDDBF4DD
  • Transparent E7F8E8E7F8E8
  • Transparent F3FBF4F3FBF4


  • Transparent 86C98B86C98B
  • Transparent 85C08A85C08A
  • Transparent 84B78884B788
  • Transparent 84AE8784AE87
  • Transparent 83A48683A486
  • Transparent 829B84829B84
  • Transparent 819283819283
  • Transparent 818981818981


  • Transparent 6CAF726CAF72
  • Transparent 5F99635F9963
  • Transparent 518355518355
  • Transparent 446E47446E47
  • Transparent 365839365839
  • Transparent 29422B29422B
  • Transparent 1B2C1C1B2C1C
  • Transparent 0E160E0E160E

#87DB8E Color Patterns

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    #87DB8E Houndstooth Pattern

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    #87DB8E Plaid Pattern

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