#A0CC6A Hex Code

Color Name: Pistachio

What is hex #A0CC6A Color?

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The color name of hex code #A0CC6A is Pistachio. The RGB values are (160, 204, 106) which means it is composed of 34% red, 43% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:22 M:0 Y:48 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A0CC6A has a hue of 87°, 48% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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 #A0CC6A Color Codes

Color NamePistachio
RGB Values(160, 204, 106)
CMYK Values(22%, 0%, 48%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(87°, 48%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#99CC66
Inverse Color#5F3395 [Rebecca Purple]
Closest Pantone®367 C
Closest RAL1000 [Green beige]
Complementary Color#966ACC [Amethyst]
#A0CC6A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Luma)#BCBCBC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Hex #A0CC6A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A0CC6A. Complementary color is 966ACC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A0CC6A is #966ACC which is called Amethyst. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A0CC6A color is offered by #966ACC. 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 (A0CC6A, 6FCC6A and CCC76A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A0CC6A are #6FCC6A and #CCC76A, called Mantis and Dark Khaki, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A0CC6A 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 (A0CC6A, 6A6FCC and C76ACC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A0CC6A are #6A6FCC (Violet-Blue (Crayola)) and #C76ACC (Deep Mauve). 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 (A0CC6A, 6AA0CC and CC6AA0)

Triadic Palette

#A0CC6A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6AA0CC (Blue-Gray) and #CC6AA0 (Super Pink) along with #A0CC6A, 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 (A0CC6A, 6AA0CC, 966ACC and CC966A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A0CC6A has #6AA0CC (Blue-Gray), #966ACC (Amethyst) and #CC966A (Brown Yellow). 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 (A0CC6A, 6ACCC7, 966ACC and CC6A6F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A0CC6A contains #6ACCC7 (Sea Serpent), #966ACC (Amethyst) and #CC6A6F (Fuzzy Wuzzy). 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 #A0CC6A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A0CC6A 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.

#A0CC6A Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - A0CC6A

    Pistachio 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.