Irish Green

HEX #179A64 / RGB (23, 154, 100)

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What is Irish Green Color?

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The Irish green color displayed on this page is the one from their flag. Based on the guidelines provided by the Department of the Taoiseach, the hex color code is #179A64. The closest Pantone® numbers are 347 U (for uncoated paper) and 2417 C (for coated paper). These PMS values are from the convertor on the Pantone® web site.

Irish Green Color Codes

Hex Code#179A64
RGB Values(23, 154, 100)
CMYK Values(85%, 0%, 35%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(155°, 85%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#009966
Inverse Color#E8659B [China Pink]
Pantone®347 U and 2417 C
Closest RAL6032 [Signal green]
Complementary Color#9A174D [Big Dip O’ruby]
Irish Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5C5C5C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6D6D6D
Weighted Average (Luma)#7A7A7A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B2B2B2

Irish Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 179A64. Complementary color is 9A174D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Irish Green is Big Dip O’ruby with the hex code #9A174D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #179A64 color is offered by #9A174D. 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 (179A64, 178F9A and 179A23)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Irish Green (#179A64) are Viridian Green (#178F9A) and Forest Green (Web) (#179A23). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Irish Green with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (179A64, 9A178F and 9A2317)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Irish Green (#179A64) are #9A178F (Dark Magenta) and #9A2317 (Vivid Auburn). 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 (179A64, 64179A and 9A6417)

Triadic Palette

Irish Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #64179A (Metallic Violet) and #9A6417 (Golden Brown) along with #179A64 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 (179A64, 64179A, 9A174D and 4D9A17)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Irish Green has four colors - #64179A (Metallic Violet), #9A174D (Big Dip O’ruby) and #4D9A17 (Avocado) in addition to the base color (#179A64). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (179A64, 23179A, 9A174D and 8F9A17)

Square Palette

Irish Green square color palette has #23179A (Neon Blue), #9A174D (Big Dip O’ruby) and #8F9A17 (Citron). 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

Irish Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Irish Green rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Irish Green Color


  • Transparent 45AE83#45AE83
  • Transparent 5DB893#5DB893
  • Transparent 74C2A2#74C2A2
  • Transparent 8BCDB2#8BCDB2
  • Transparent A2D7C1#A2D7C1
  • Transparent B9E1D1#B9E1D1
  • Transparent D1EBE0#D1EBE0
  • Transparent E8F5F0#E8F5F0


  • Transparent 2C956A#2C956A
  • Transparent 37926C#37926C
  • Transparent 41906F#41906F
  • Transparent 4C8D72#4C8D72
  • Transparent 568A75#568A75
  • Transparent 618878#618878
  • Transparent 6B857A#6B857A
  • Transparent 76837D#76837D


  • Transparent 127B50#127B50
  • Transparent 106C46#106C46
  • Transparent 0E5C3C#0E5C3C
  • Transparent 0C4D32#0C4D32
  • Transparent 093E28#093E28
  • Transparent 072E1E#072E1E
  • Transparent 051F14#051F14
  • Transparent 020F0A#020F0A

Irish Green Color Patterns

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    Irish Green Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Irish Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Irish Green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Irish Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Irish Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Irish Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Irish Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Irish Green Plaid Pattern

Irish Green Color Interior Ideas

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