Special Green Color

HEX #5A9766 / RGB (90, 151, 102)

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What is Special Green Color?

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Special Green has the hex code #5A9766. The equivalent RGB values are (90, 151, 102), which means it is composed of 26% red, 44% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:40 M:0 Y:32 K:41. In the HSV/HSB scale, Special Green has a hue of 132°, 40% saturation and a brightness value of 59%.
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.

Special Green is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the special green CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Special Green Color Codes

Hex Code#5A9766
RGB Values(90, 151, 102)
CMYK Values(40%, 0%, 32%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(132°, 40%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#669966
Inverse Color#A56899 [Pearly Purple]
Closest Pantone®7730 C
Closest RAL6011 [Reseda green]
Complementary Color#975A8B [Antique Fuchsia]
Special Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#727272
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Luma)#868686
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BABABA

Special Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5A9766. Complementary color is 975A8B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Special Green is Antique Fuchsia with the hex code #975A8B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5A9766 color is offered by #975A8B. 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 (5A9766, 5A9785 and 6D975A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Special Green (#5A9766) are Steel Teal (#5A9785) and Russian Green (#6D975A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Special 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 (5A9766, 855A97 and 975A6D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Special Green (#5A9766) are #855A97 (French Lilac) and #975A6D (Mauve 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 (5A9766, 665A97 and 97665A)

Triadic Palette

Special Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #665A97 (Dark Blue-Gray) and #97665A (Dark Chestnut) along with #5A9766 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 (5A9766, 665A97, 975A8B and 8B975A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Special Green has four colors - #665A97 (Dark Blue-Gray), #975A8B (Antique Fuchsia) and #8B975A (Moss Green) in addition to the base color (#5A9766). 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 (5A9766, 5A6D97, 975A8B and 97855A)

Square Palette

Special Green square color palette has #5A6D97 (UCLA Blue), #975A8B (Antique Fuchsia) and #97855A (Dark Tan). 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

Special Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Special 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 Special Green Color


  • Transparent 7BAC857BAC85
  • Transparent 8CB6948CB694
  • Transparent 9CC1A39CC1A3
  • Transparent ADCBB3ADCBB3
  • Transparent BDD5C2BDD5C2
  • Transparent CEE0D1CEE0D1
  • Transparent DEEAE0DEEAE0
  • Transparent EFF5F0EFF5F0


  • Transparent 62926B62926B
  • Transparent 65906E65906E
  • Transparent 698E70698E70
  • Transparent 6D8C736D8C73
  • Transparent 718976718976
  • Transparent 758778758778
  • Transparent 78857B78857B
  • Transparent 7C827D7C827D


  • Transparent 487952487952
  • Transparent 3F6A473F6A47
  • Transparent 365B3D365B3D
  • Transparent 2D4C332D4C33
  • Transparent 243C29243C29
  • Transparent 1B2D1F1B2D1F
  • Transparent 121E14121E14
  • Transparent 090F0A090F0A

Special Green Color Patterns

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    Special Green Gingham Checks

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    Special Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Special Green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Special Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Special Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Special Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Special Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Special Green Plaid Pattern

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