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Olive Green (RAL) Color

HEX #4E533B / RGB (78, 83, 59)

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What is Olive Green (RAL) Color?

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Olive Green (RAL) color hex code is #4E533B and RGB (78, 83, 59). As per HSB/HSV model, the color has a hue of 73°, saturation of 29% and a brightness of 33%. The CMYK values of Olive Green (RAL) are C:6 M:0 Y:29 K:68.

The olive green color displayed on this page comes from the RAL Classic list where it is numbered 6003. It can be applied to web pages with HTML and/or CSS via its RGB, hex, CMYK or HSB code.

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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Olive Green (RAL) Color Codes

Hex Code#4E533B
RGB Values(78, 83, 59)
CMYK Values(6%, 0%, 29%, 68%)
HSV/HSB Values(73°, 29%, 33%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#B1ACC4 [Cadet Blue (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7764 C
Complementary Color#403B53 [Arsenic]
Olive Green (RAL) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#494949
Weighted Average (Most Common)#4F4F4F
Weighted Average (Luma)#505050
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#939393

Olive Green (RAL) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 4E533B. Complementary color is 403B53

Complementary Palette

The complement of Olive Green (RAL) is Arsenic with the hex code #403B53. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #4E533B color is offered by #403B53. 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 (4E533B, 42533B and 534C3B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Olive Green (RAL) (#4E533B) are Rifle Green (#42533B) and Olive Drab Camouflage (#534C3B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Olive Green (RAL) 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 (4E533B, 3B4253 and 4C3B53)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Olive Green (RAL) (#4E533B) are #3B4253 (Charcoal) and #4C3B53 (Purple Taupe). 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 (4E533B, 3B4E53 and 533B4E)

Triadic Palette

Olive Green (RAL) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3B4E53 (Outer Space) and #533B4E (Purple Taupe) along with #4E533B 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 (4E533B, 3B4E53, 403B53 and 53403B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Olive Green (RAL) has four colors - #3B4E53 (Outer Space), #403B53 (Arsenic) and #53403B (Liver Chestnut (Horses)) in addition to the base color (#4E533B). 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 (4E533B, 3B534C, 403B53 and 533B42)

Square Palette

Olive Green (RAL) square color palette has #3B534C (Outer Space), #403B53 (Arsenic) and #533B42 (Dark Puce). 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

Olive Green (RAL) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Olive Green (RAL) 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 Olive Green (RAL) Color


  • Transparent 717562717562
  • Transparent 838776838776
  • Transparent 959889959889
  • Transparent A7A99DA7A99D
  • Transparent B8BAB1B8BAB1
  • Transparent CACBC4CACBC4
  • Transparent DCDDD8DCDDD8
  • Transparent EDEEEBEDEEEB


  • Transparent 585C49585C49
  • Transparent 5D61505D6150
  • Transparent 626557626557
  • Transparent 676A5E676A5E
  • Transparent 6C6E646C6E64
  • Transparent 71736B71736B
  • Transparent 767772767772
  • Transparent 7B7C797B7C79


  • Transparent 3E422F3E422F
  • Transparent 373A29373A29
  • Transparent 2F32232F3223
  • Transparent 272A1E272A1E
  • Transparent 1F21181F2118
  • Transparent 171912171912
  • Transparent 10110C10110C
  • Transparent 080806080806

Olive Green (RAL) Color Patterns

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    Olive Green (RAL) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Olive Green (RAL) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Green (RAL) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Green (RAL) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Green (RAL) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Green (RAL) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Green (RAL) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Green (RAL) Plaid Pattern

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