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Surf Green Color

HEX #55DFB8 / RGB (85, 223, 184)

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What is Surf Green Color?

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Surf Green has the hex code #55DFB8. The equivalent RGB values are (85, 223, 184), which means it is composed of 17% red, 45% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:62 M:0 Y:18 K:13. In the HSV/HSB scale, Surf Green has a hue of 163°, 62% saturation and a brightness value of 87%.
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.

Surf 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 Surf 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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Surf Green Color Codes

Hex Code#55DFB8
RGB Values(85, 223, 184)
CMYK Values(62%, 0%, 18%, 13%)
HSV/HSB Values(163°, 62%, 87%)
Closest Web Safe#66CCCC
Inverse Color#AA2047 [French Wine]
Closest Pantone®3385 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#DF557C [Dark Pink]
Surf Green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B1B1B1
Weighted Average (Luma)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Surf Green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 55DFB8. Complementary color is DF557C

Complementary Palette

The complement of Surf Green is Dark Pink with the hex code #DF557C. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #55DFB8 color is offered by #DF557C. 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 (55DFB8, 55C1DF and 55DF73)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Surf Green (#55DFB8) are Sea Serpent (#55C1DF) and Emerald (#55DF73). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Surf 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 (55DFB8, DF55C1 and DF7355)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Surf Green (#55DFB8) are #DF55C1 (Deep Fuchsia) and #DF7355 (Terra Cotta). 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 (55DFB8, B855DF and DFB855)

Triadic Palette

Surf Green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B855DF (Medium Orchid) and #DFB855 (Sunray) along with #55DFB8 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 (55DFB8, B855DF, DF557C and 7CDF55)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Surf Green has four colors - #B855DF (Medium Orchid), #DF557C (Dark Pink) and #7CDF55 (Kiwi) in addition to the base color (#55DFB8). 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 (55DFB8, 7355DF, DF557C and C1DF55)

Square Palette

Surf Green square color palette has #7355DF (Majorelle Blue), #DF557C (Dark Pink) and #C1DF55 (June Bud). 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

Surf Green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Surf 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 Surf Green Color


  • Transparent 77E5C677E5C6
  • Transparent 88E9CD88E9CD
  • Transparent 99ECD499ECD4
  • Transparent AAEFDCAAEFDC
  • Transparent BBF2E3BBF2E3
  • Transparent CCF5EACCF5EA
  • Transparent DDF9F1DDF9F1
  • Transparent EEFCF8EEFCF8


  • Transparent 5ECCAD5ECCAD
  • Transparent 62C3A762C3A7
  • Transparent 66B9A266B9A2
  • Transparent 6BB09C6BB09C
  • Transparent 6FA6966FA696
  • Transparent 739D91739D91
  • Transparent 77938B77938B
  • Transparent 7C8A867C8A86


  • Transparent 44B29344B293
  • Transparent 3C9C813C9C81
  • Transparent 33866E33866E
  • Transparent 2B705C2B705C
  • Transparent 22594A22594A
  • Transparent 1A43371A4337
  • Transparent 112D25112D25
  • Transparent 091612091612

Surf Green Color Patterns

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    Surf Green Gingham Checks

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    Surf Green Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Surf Green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Surf Green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Surf Green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Surf Green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Surf Green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Surf Green Plaid Pattern

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