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Dark Olive Green Color

Color Name: Dark Olive Green
Hex Color Code: #556B2F
RGB Color Code: RGB(85, 107, 47)
CMYK Values *: 20.56%, 0.00%, 56.07%, 58.04%

What color is Dark Olive Green?

Dark Olive Green color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Dark Olive Green is #556B2F, and the RGB color code is RGB(85, 107, 47).

In the RGB color model, Dark Olive Green has a red value of 85, a green value of 107, and a blue value of 47. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 20.6% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 56.1% yellow, and 58.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 82° (degrees), 39.0 % saturation, and 30.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Dark Olive Green has a hue of 82° (degrees), 56.1 % saturation and 42.0 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

Dark Olive Green color codes / color number / color space conversions - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(85, 107, 47)

Red 85 (33.3%)
Green 107 (42.0%)
Blue 47 (18.4%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Cyan 20.56%
Magenta 0.00%
Yellow 56.07%
Key 58.04%


Hue 82°
Saturation 38.96 %.
Lightness 30.20 %.


Hue 82°
Saturation 56.07 %.
Brightness / Value 41.96 %.
LRV ~ 12.7 %
Munsell Color System 6GY 4.1/6
XYZ X : 9.52
Y : 12.65
Z : 4.63
YXY Y1 : 12.65
X : 0.36
Y2 : 0.47
CMY C : 66.67%
M : 58.04%
Y : 81.57%
CIE-Lab L : 42.23
A : -18.83
B : 30.6
CIE-Lch L : 42.23
C : 35.93
H : 121.61
CIE-Luv L : 42.23
U : -10.58
V : 36.12
Hunter-Lab L : 35.57
A : -14.49
B : 17.18

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Color Combinations

Dark Olive Green - #556B2F Color Schemes and Palettes

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.


Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.


Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of Dark Olive Green. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette


Tetradic Color Scheme Palette


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