May Green Color

HEX #53803F / RGB (83, 128, 63)

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What is May Green Color?

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May Green color hex code is #53803F and RGB (83, 128, 63). As per HSB/HSV model, the color has a hue of 102°, saturation of 51% and a brightness of 50%. The CMYK values of May Green are C:35 M:0 Y:51 K:50.

May Green is from RAL Classic, a popular color list in several European countries including France, Germany and Italy. The color is numbered 6017. To apply it on a web page with HTML and/or CSS, use the hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color value.

Please note: RAL colors displayed on the screen are close approximates to the actual color because of the variations in brightness and contrast. The same hold true for these colors printed out on standard printers where the variations in the quality of paper, ink and the device may produce different results.

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May Green Color Codes

Hex Code#53803F
RGB Values(83, 128, 63)
CMYK Values(35%, 0%, 51%, 50%)
HSV/HSB Values(102°, 51%, 50%)
Closest Web Safe#669933
Inverse Color#AC7FC0 [African Violet]
Closest Pantone®7742 C
Complementary Color#6C3F80 [Maximum Purple]
May Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5B5B5B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6B6B6B
Weighted Average (Luma)#727272
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ACACAC

May Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 53803F. Complementary color is 6C3F80

Complementary Palette

The complement of May Green is Maximum Purple with the hex code #6C3F80. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #53803F color is offered by #6C3F80. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (53803F, 3F804C and 74803F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of May Green (#53803F) are Amazon (#3F804C) and Old Moss Green (#74803F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of May 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (53803F, 4C3F80 and 803F74)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of May Green (#53803F) are #4C3F80 (Dark Slate Blue) and #803F74 (Twilight Lavender). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (53803F, 3F5380 and 803F53)

Triadic Palette

May Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3F5380 (Metallic Blue) and #803F53 (Deep Ruby) along with #53803F create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (53803F, 3F5380, 6C3F80 and 806C3F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of May Green has four colors - #3F5380 (Metallic Blue), #6C3F80 (Maximum Purple) and #806C3F (Raw Umber) in addition to the base color (#53803F). 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.

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Square color palette with (53803F, 3F7480, 6C3F80 and 804C3F)

Square Palette

May Green square color palette has #3F7480 (Ming), #6C3F80 (Maximum Purple) and #804C3F (Tuscan Red). 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.

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Rainbow color

May Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our May 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of May Green Color


  • Transparent 759965759965
  • Transparent 87A67987A679
  • Transparent 98B38C98B38C
  • Transparent A9C09FA9C09F
  • Transparent BACCB2BACCB2
  • Transparent CBD9C5CBD9C5
  • Transparent DDE6D9DDE6D9
  • Transparent EEF2ECEEF2EC


  • Transparent 5C804C5C804C
  • Transparent 618053618053
  • Transparent 658059658059
  • Transparent 6A80606A8060
  • Transparent 6E80666E8066
  • Transparent 73806D73806D
  • Transparent 778073778073
  • Transparent 7C807A7C807A


  • Transparent 426632426632
  • Transparent 3A5A2C3A5A2C
  • Transparent 324D26324D26
  • Transparent 2A40202A4020
  • Transparent 213319213319
  • Transparent 192613192613
  • Transparent 111A0D111A0D
  • Transparent 080D06080D06

May Green Color Patterns

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    May Green Gingham Checks

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    May Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    May Green Polka Dots Pattern

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    May Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    May Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    May Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    May Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    May Green Plaid Pattern

May Green Color Interior Ideas

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