#8E9258 Hex Code

Color Name: Moss Green

What is hex #8E9258 Color?

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The color name of hex code #8E9258 is Moss Green. The RGB values are (142, 146, 88) which means it is composed of 38% red, 39% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:3 M:0 Y:40 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8E9258 has a hue of 64°, 40% saturation and a brightness value of 57%.
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 #8E9258 Color Codes

Color NameMoss Green
RGB Values(142, 146, 88)
CMYK Values(3%, 0%, 40%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(64°, 40%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#716DA7 [Dark Blue-Gray]
Closest Pantone®5773 C
Closest RAL1020 [Olive yellow]
Complementary Color#5C5892 [Dark Blue-Gray]
#8E9258 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7D7D7D
Desaturated#757575
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Luma)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Hex #8E9258 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8E9258. Complementary color is 5C5892

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8E9258 is #5C5892 which is called Dark Blue-Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8E9258 color is offered by #5C5892. 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 (8E9258, 719258 and 927958)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8E9258 are #719258 and #927958, called Russian Green and Pale Brown, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8E9258 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 (8E9258, 587192 and 795892)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8E9258 are #587192 (UCLA Blue) and #795892 (Dark Lavender). 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 (8E9258, 588E92 and 92588E)

Triadic Palette

#8E9258 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #588E92 (Steel Teal) and #92588E (Antique Fuchsia) along with #8E9258, 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 (8E9258, 588E92, 5C5892 and 925C58)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8E9258 has #588E92 (Steel Teal), #5C5892 (Dark Blue-Gray) and #925C58 (Rose Taupe). 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 (8E9258, 589279, 5C5892 and 925871)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8E9258 contains #589279 (Wintergreen Dream), #5C5892 (Dark Blue-Gray) and #925871 (Blackberry). 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 #8E9258 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8E9258 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.

#8E9258 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 8E9258

    Moss Green gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 8E9258

    Moss Green vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 8E9258

    Moss Green polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 8E9258

    Moss Green honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 8E9258

    Moss Green leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 8E9258

    Moss Green houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 8E9258

    Moss Green trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 8E9258

    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.