#A6AB66 Hex Code

Color Name: Olive Green

What is hex #A6AB66 Color?

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The color name of hex code #A6AB66 is Olive Green. The RGB values are (166, 171, 102) 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:33. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A6AB66 has a hue of 64°, 40% 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 #A6AB66 Color Codes

Color NameOlive Green
RGB Values(166, 171, 102)
CMYK Values(3%, 0%, 40%, 33%)
HSV/HSB Values(64°, 40%, 67%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#595499 [Liberty]
Closest Pantone®5777 C
Closest RAL1020 [Olive yellow]
Complementary Color#6B66AB [Dark Blue-Gray]
#A6AB66 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#929292
Desaturated#898989
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A2A2A2
Weighted Average (Luma)#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CBCBCB

Hex #A6AB66 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A6AB66. Complementary color is 6B66AB

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A6AB66 is #6B66AB 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 #A6AB66 color is offered by #6B66AB. 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 (A6AB66, 84AB66 and AB8E66)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A6AB66 are #84AB66 and #AB8E66, called Asparagus and Light Taupe, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A6AB66 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 (A6AB66, 6684AB and 8E66AB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A6AB66 are #6684AB (Rackley) and #8E66AB (Purple Mountain Majesty). 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 (A6AB66, 66A6AB and AB66A6)

Triadic Palette

#A6AB66 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #66A6AB (Crystal Blue) and #AB66A6 (Pearly Purple) along with #A6AB66, 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 (A6AB66, 66A6AB, 6B66AB and AB6B66)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A6AB66 has #66A6AB (Crystal Blue), #6B66AB (Dark Blue-Gray) and #AB6B66 (Copper Penny). 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 (A6AB66, 66AB8E, 6B66AB and AB6684)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A6AB66 contains #66AB8E (Polished Pine), #6B66AB (Dark Blue-Gray) and #AB6684 (Turkish Rose). 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 #A6AB66 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A6AB66 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.

#A6AB66 Color Patterns

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    Olive Green Gingham Checks

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    Olive Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Olive Green Polka Dots Pattern

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    Olive Green Honeycomb Pattern

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    Olive Green Leaves Pattern

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    Olive Green Houndstooth Pattern

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    Olive Green Trellis Pattern

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    Olive 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.