Color Name: Green
Hex Color Code: #00FF00
RGB Color Code: RGB(0, 255, 0)
CMYK Values*: 100.0%, 0.0%, 100.0%, 0.0%





Green is the color between cyan and yellow on the visible spectrum, with a dominant wavelength of around 495–570 nm. Along with Red and Blue, Green is a primary color in the RGB model.

What color is Green?

Green color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code(color number) for Green is #00FF00, and the RGB color code is RGB(0, 255, 0).

In the RGB color model, Green has a red value of 0, a green value of 255, and a blue value of 0. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 100.0% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 100.0% yellow, and 0.0% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 120° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Green has a hue of 120° (degrees), 100.0 % saturation and 100.0 % brightness/value.


Green is cool or warm?

The color Green is a cool color.


What is the LRV of Green?

Green has an LRV of nearly 72. By LRV value, it is a light color.

Light Reflectance Value (LRV) is a measure of how much visible light is reflected off a surface. It is a number on a scale of 0 to 100, with 0 being pure black and 100 being pure white. The higher the LRV, the more light the color reflects and the lighter it will appear.






Color Codes - Color Space Conversions


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


RGBA / RGB

RGB(0, 255, 0)
Red
0 (0.0%)
Green
255 (100.0%)
Blue
0 (0.0%)
Alpha
1 (100.0%)

CMYK

Cyan
100.00%
Magenta
0.00%
Yellow
100.00%
Key
0.00%

HSL

HSL(120deg, 100.0 %, 50.0 %)

Hue
120°
Saturation
100.00 %.
Lightness
50.00 %.

RYB

RYB(0, 255, 123)
Red
0 (0.0%)
Yellow
255 (100.0%)
Blue
123 (48.3%)

HSV/HSB

Hue
120°
Saturation
100.00 %.
Brightness / Value
100.00 %.

HWB

H: 120°

W: 0.00 %

B: 0.00 %

XYZ

X : 35.76

Y : 71.52

Z : 11.92

YXY

Y1 : 71.52

X : 0.3

Y2 : 0.6

CMY

C : 100.00%

M : 0.00%

Y : 100.00%


LRV

~ 71.5 %

Munsell Color System

10GY 8.6/25.1

CIE-Lab

L : 87.74

A : -86.18

B : 83.18

CIE-Lch

L : 87.74

C : 119.78

H : 136.02

CIE-Luv

L : 87.74

U : -83.08

V : 107.4

Hunter-Lab

L : 84.57

A : -72.52

B : 50.84






Similar Colors and Paints



Named colors similar to Green


Here are the colors similar to Green . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.










Paint similar to Green


Here are the best recommended paint colors similar to Green . Delta E (ΔE) is the measure of the difference between two colors. Delta E is measured on a scale from 0 to 100, where 0 means exact match, and 100 is the highest difference.


Benjamin Moore


Green color similar/equivalent paint from Benjamin Moore. Conversion of Green to Benjamin Moore


#A7D873
Spring Meadow Green (2031-40)
ΔE - 14.70 (85.3% similar)
#AAD76A
Willow Springs Green (418)
ΔE - 14.75 (85.3% similar)
#97D477
Spring Leaf (2030-40)
ΔE - 14.80 (85.2% similar)
#95CB54
Malachy Green (419)
ΔE - 14.84 (85.2% similar)


PPG Paints


Green color similar/equivalent paint from PPG Paints. Conversion of Green to PPG Paints


#9ED686
Celery Sprig (PPG1224-6)
ΔE - 16.14 (83.9% similar)
#A5CB66
Be Spontaneous (PPG1221-6)
ΔE - 16.86 (83.1% similar)
#79BE58
Green Pear (PPG1224-7)
ΔE - 16.98 (83.0% similar)
#C1E089
Livin' Large (PPG1221-5)
ΔE - 17.19 (82.8% similar)


Dunn-Edwards


Green color similar/equivalent paint from Dunn-Edwards. Conversion of Green to Dunn-Edwards


#6CCC7B
Snow Pea (DE 5634)
ΔE - 16.41 (83.6% similar)
#AFD77F
Wasabi (DE 5578)
ΔE - 16.46 (83.5% similar)
#B3D157
Citrus Leaf (DE 5558)
ΔE - 16.77 (83.2% similar)
#93C460
Cabbage Patch (DE 5579)
ΔE - 16.89 (83.1% similar)





Behr


Green color similar/equivalent paint from Behr. Conversion of Green to Behr


#B2DD8E
Early Spring (MQ4-46)
ΔE - 16.73 (83.3% similar)
#97D499
Young Green (P390-4)
ΔE - 18.86 (81.1% similar)
#7DC683
Garden Stroll (P390-5)
ΔE - 18.88 (81.1% similar)


Valspar


Green color similar/equivalent paint from Valspar. Conversion of Green to Valspar


#8BC063
Jaunty Green (6005-10B)
ΔE - 17.66 (82.3% similar)
#A9CF7E
Greenscape (6005-10A)
ΔE - 17.71 (82.3% similar)
#A4C65E
Spring Lime (6006-10B)
ΔE - 17.73 (82.3% similar)
#BFD785
Sunny Lime (8001-29D)
ΔE - 18.68 (81.3% similar)


Sherwin Williams


Green color similar/equivalent paint from Sherwin Williams. Conversion of Green to Sherwin Williams


#9ABA25
Electric Lime (SW 6921)
ΔE - 19.51 (80.5% similar)








Color Combinations


View more Green - #00FF00 color palettes and coordinating colors



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.

Triadic Color Palette

The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel

Tetradic Color Palette

The tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.







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