#8AAB1A Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Lemon Lime

What is hex #8AAB1A Color?

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The color name of hex code #8AAB1A is Dark Lemon Lime. The RGB values are (138, 171, 26) which means it is composed of 41% red, 51% green and 8% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:19 M:0 Y:85 K:33. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8AAB1A has a hue of 74°, 85% saturation and a brightness value of 67%.
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 #8AAB1A Color Codes

Color NameDark Lemon Lime
RGB Values(138, 171, 26)
CMYK Values(19%, 0%, 85%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(74°, 85%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#999933
Inverse Color#7554E5 [Medium Slate Blue]
Closest Pantone®368 C
Closest RAL1027 [Curry]
Complementary Color#3B1AAB [Blue (Pigment)]
#8AAB1A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#707070
Desaturated#636363
Weighted Average (Most Common)#919191
Weighted Average (Luma)#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C5C5C5

Hex #8AAB1A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8AAB1A. Complementary color is 3B1AAB

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8AAB1A is #3B1AAB which is called Blue (Pigment). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8AAB1A color is offered by #3B1AAB. 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 (8AAB1A, 42AB1A and AB841A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8AAB1A are #42AB1A and #AB841A, called Kelly Green and University Of California Gold, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8AAB1A 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 (8AAB1A, 1A42AB and 841AAB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8AAB1A are #1A42AB (Denim Blue) and #841AAB (Violet (RYB)). 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 (8AAB1A, 1A8AAB and AB1A8A)

Triadic Palette

#8AAB1A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #1A8AAB (Cyan Cornflower Blue) and #AB1A8A (Fandango) along with #8AAB1A, 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 (8AAB1A, 1A8AAB, 3B1AAB and AB3B1A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8AAB1A has #1A8AAB (Cyan Cornflower Blue), #3B1AAB (Blue (Pigment)) and #AB3B1A (Chinese Red). 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 (8AAB1A, 1AAB84, 3B1AAB and AB1A42)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8AAB1A contains #1AAB84 (Green (Crayola)), #3B1AAB (Blue (Pigment)) and #AB1A42 (French Wine). 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 #8AAB1A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8AAB1A 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.

#8AAB1A Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 8AAB1A

    Dark Lemon Lime 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.