The color name of hex code #9FD7AF is Turquoise Green. The RGB values are (159, 215, 175) which means it is composed of
29% red, 39% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:26 M:0 Y:19 K:16. In the HSV/HSB scale, #9FD7AF has a hue of 137°, 26% saturation and a brightness value of 84%.
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.
|Color Name||Turquoise Green|
|RGB Values||(159, 215, 175)|
|CMYK Values||(26%, 0%, 19%, 16%)|
|HSV/HSB Values||(137°, 26%, 84%)|
|Closest Web Safe||#99CC99|
|Inverse Color||#602850 [Japanese Violet]|
|Closest Pantone®||344 C|
|Closest RAL||6019 [Pastel green]|
|Complementary Color||#D79FC7 [Light Medium Orchid]|
|#9FD7AF Converted to Grayscale Codes|
|Weighted Average (Most Common)||#C2C2C2|
|Weighted Average (Luma)||#C8C8C8|
|Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)||#DEDEDE|
The complement of #9FD7AF is #D79FC7 which is called Light Medium Orchid. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9FD7AF color is offered by #D79FC7. 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.
The analogous colors of #9FD7AF are #9FD7CB and #ABD79F, called Pale Robin Egg Blue and Granny Smith Apple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #9FD7AF 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.
As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #9FD7AF are #CB9FD7 (Wisteria) and #D79FAB (Pastel Pink). 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.
#9FD7AF triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #AF9FD7 (Light Pastel Purple) and #D7AF9F (Pastel Pink) along with #9FD7AF, 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.
The tetradic palette of #9FD7AF has #AF9FD7 (Light Pastel Purple), #D79FC7 (Light Medium Orchid) and #C7D79F (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.
The square color palette of #9FD7AF contains #9FABD7 (Wild Blue Yonder), #D79FC7 (Light Medium Orchid) and #D7CB9F (Dark Vanilla). 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.
Our #9FD7AF 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.
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.