HEX #0BDA51 / RGB (11, 218, 81)

Malachite mineral

What is Malachite Color?

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Malachite has the hex code #0BDA51. The equivalent RGB values are (11, 218, 81), which means it is composed of 4% red, 70% green and 26% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:95 M:0 Y:63 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, Malachite has a hue of 140°, 95% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
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.

The color is named after the green mineral. However, this organic dye is not prepared from the mineral! For HTML and CSS, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB values.

Malachite Color Codes

Hex Code#0BDA51
RGB Values(11, 218, 81)
CMYK Values(95%, 0%, 63%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(140°, 95%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#00CC66
Inverse Color#F425AE [Persian Rose]
Closest Pantone®2420 C
Closest RAL6038 [Luminous green]
Complementary Color#DA0B94 [Barbie Pink]
Malachite Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#676767
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Luma)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CBCBCB

Malachite Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 0BDA51. Complementary color is DA0B94

Complementary Palette

The complement of Malachite is Barbie Pink with the hex code #DA0B94. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #0BDA51 color is offered by #DA0B94. 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 (0BDA51, 0BDAB9 and 2DDA0B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Malachite (#0BDA51) are Robin Egg Blue (#0BDAB9) and Harlequin Green (#2DDA0B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Malachite 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 (0BDA51, B90BDA and DA0B2D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Malachite (#0BDA51) are #B90BDA (Vivid Mulberry) and #DA0B2D (Medium Candy Apple Red). 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 (0BDA51, 510BDA and DA510B)

Triadic Palette

Malachite triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #510BDA (Interdimensional Blue) and #DA510B (Tenné (Tawny)) along with #0BDA51 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 (0BDA51, 510BDA, DA0B94 and 94DA0B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Malachite has four colors - #510BDA (Interdimensional Blue), #DA0B94 (Barbie Pink) and #94DA0B (Sheen Green) in addition to the base color (#0BDA51). 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 (0BDA51, 0B2DDA, DA0B94 and DAB90B)

Square Palette

Malachite square color palette has #0B2DDA (Palatinate Blue), #DA0B94 (Barbie Pink) and #DAB90B (Mustard Yellow). 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

Malachite Color Rainbow Palette

Our Malachite 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 Malachite Color


  • Transparent 3CE174#3CE174
  • Transparent 54E585#54E585
  • Transparent 6DE997#6DE997
  • Transparent 85EDA8#85EDA8
  • Transparent 9DF0B9#9DF0B9
  • Transparent B6F4CB#B6F4CB
  • Transparent CEF8DC#CEF8DC
  • Transparent E7FBEE#E7FBEE


  • Transparent 22C85A#22C85A
  • Transparent 2EBF5F#2EBF5F
  • Transparent 3AB664#3AB664
  • Transparent 46AD69#46AD69
  • Transparent 51A46D#51A46D
  • Transparent 5D9B72#5D9B72
  • Transparent 699277#699277
  • Transparent 74897B#74897B


  • Transparent 09AE41#09AE41
  • Transparent 089939#089939
  • Transparent 078331#078331
  • Transparent 066D29#066D29
  • Transparent 045720#045720
  • Transparent 034118#034118
  • Transparent 022C10#022C10
  • Transparent 011608#011608

Malachite Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Malachite Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Malachite Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Malachite Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Malachite Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Malachite Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Malachite Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Malachite Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Malachite Plaid Pattern

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