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Yellow Green Color

Color Name: Yellow Green
Hex Color Code: #9ACD32
RGB Color Code: RGB(154, 205, 50)
CMYK Values: 24.88%, 0.00%, 75.61%, 19.61%
HEX #9ACD32 Yellow Green Color - Color Code

Yellow-green is a dull medium shade of chartreuse or a medium desaturated shade of chartreuse. The color is part of the X11 color list.

What color is Yellow Green?

Yellow Green color belongs to the Green color family (hue). The hexadecimal color code (color number) for Yellow Green is #9ACD32, and the RGB color code is RGB(154, 205, 50).

In the RGB color model, Yellow Green has a red value of 154, a green value of 205, and a blue value of 50. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 24.9% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 75.6% yellow, and 19.6% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 79.7° (degrees), 60.8 % saturation, and 50.0 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, Yellow Green has a hue of 79.7° (degrees), 75.6 % saturation and 80.4 % brightness/value.

Color Codes

Yellow Green color codes / color number - HEX, RGBA, CMYK, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(154, 205, 50)

Red 154
Green 205
Blue 50
Alpha 255


Cyan 24.88 %.
Magenta 0.00 %.
Yellow 75.61 %.
Key 19.61 %.


Hue 79.74°
Saturation 60.78 %.
Lightness 50.00 %.


Hue 79.74°
Saturation 75.61 %.
Brightness / Value 80.39 %.
LRV ~ 50.8 %
Munsell Color System 6.5GY 7.5/11.9
XYZ X : 35.73
Y : 50.76
Z : 10.93
YXY Y1 : 50.76
X : 0.37
Y2 : 0.52
CMY C : 39.61%
M : 19.61%
Y : 80.39%
CIE-Lab L : 76.54
A : -37.99
B : 66.59
CIE-Lch L : 76.54
C : 76.66
H : 119.71
CIE-Luv L : 76.54
U : -25.5
V : 81.71
Hunter-Lab L : 71.25
A : -35.16
B : 40.78

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Color Combinations

Yellow Green - #9ACD32 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 Yellow 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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