Matrix Green

HEX #03A062 / RGB (3, 160, 98)

Keanu Reeves in The Matrix

What is Matrix Green Color?

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Matrix Green has the hex code #03A062. The equivalent RGB values are (3, 160, 98), which means it is composed of 1% red, 61% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:98 M:0 Y:39 K:37. In the HSV/HSB scale, Matrix Green has a hue of 156°, 98% saturation and a brightness value of 63%.
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.

Inspired by the Hollywood blockbuster, The Matrix, this hue of green is based on the color of the digital screens ubiquitous in the movie. And if you love the film, like we do, you would have noticed that many scenes in general have a tint of this green.

Matrix Green Color Codes

Hex Code#03A062
RGB Values(3, 160, 98)
CMYK Values(98%, 0%, 39%, 37%)
HSV/HSB Values(156°, 98%, 63%)
Closest Web Safe#009966
Inverse Color#FC5F9D [Brilliant Rose]
Closest Pantone®340 C
Closest RAL6024 [Traffic green]
Complementary Color#A00341 [Rose Garnet]
Matrix Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#575757
Desaturated#525252
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6A6A6A
Weighted Average (Luma)#7A7A7A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B2B2B2

Matrix Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 03A062. Complementary color is A00341

Complementary Palette

The complement of Matrix Green is Rose Garnet with the hex code #A00341. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #03A062 color is offered by #A00341. 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 (03A062, 0390A0 and 03A014)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Matrix Green (#03A062) are Viridian Green (#0390A0) and Islamic Green (#03A014). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Matrix 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 (03A062, A00390 and A01403)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Matrix Green (#03A062) are #A00390 (Dark Magenta) and #A01403 (Rufous). 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 (03A062, 6203A0 and A06203)

Triadic Palette

Matrix Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6203A0 (Metallic Violet) and #A06203 (Gamboge Orange (Brown)) along with #03A062 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 (03A062, 6203A0, A00341 and 41A003)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Matrix Green has four colors - #6203A0 (Metallic Violet), #A00341 (Rose Garnet) and #41A003 (Slimy Green) in addition to the base color (#03A062). 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 (03A062, 1303A0, A00341 and 90A003)

Square Palette

Matrix Green square color palette has #1303A0 (Neon Blue), #A00341 (Rose Garnet) and #90A003 (Apple Green). 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

Matrix Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Matrix 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 Matrix Green Color

Tints

  • Transparent 35B381#35B381
  • Transparent 4FBD91#4FBD91
  • Transparent 68C6A1#68C6A1
  • Transparent 81D0B1#81D0B1
  • Transparent 9AD9C0#9AD9C0
  • Transparent B3E3D0#B3E3D0
  • Transparent CDECE0#CDECE0
  • Transparent E6F6EF#E6F6EF

Tones

  • Transparent 1C9A68#1C9A68
  • Transparent 29966B#29966B
  • Transparent 35936E#35936E
  • Transparent 429071#429071
  • Transparent 4E8D74#4E8D74
  • Transparent 5B8A77#5B8A77
  • Transparent 67867A#67867A
  • Transparent 74837D#74837D

Shades

  • Transparent 02804E#02804E
  • Transparent 027045#027045
  • Transparent 02603B#02603B
  • Transparent 025031#025031
  • Transparent 014027#014027
  • Transparent 01301D#01301D
  • Transparent 012014#012014
  • Transparent 00100A#00100A

Matrix Green Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matrix Green Plaid Pattern

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