Philippine Green Color


Philippine Green is soft, warm-toned shade of green cyan. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with red magenta, mid yellow or warm blue

Inverse Color #ff7abc
Complementary Color #850041
Color Shade: green cyan (150.23° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 26.08% (better contrasting with white)
Philippine Green Color Sample
Philippine Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #008543

If you're looking for a similar green cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Philippine Green Color. The So-Sari color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool green bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Universal Green (#006b38) for more calm effect. Try Cadmium Green as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#850041 is the best complementary color to Philippine Green. Red magenta shades generally complement the green cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #008543 complementary color is Siren, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm green, green cyan, and mid cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Fun Green are #008500 and #008485. Thus found on the left and right of #008543 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Japanese Laurel and Teal colors as they work well with Philippine Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Philippine Green palette consists of #850000 and #850084 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#850041). Try Maroon and Fresh Eggplant colors in combination with #008543, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #008543 offers a combination of orange and warm blue shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Philippine Green. Thus Cinnamon and Pigment Indigo giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Philippine Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Siren, Navy Blue, and Olive split by 90° on the color wheel. #008543 square combo is a palette of green cyan, cool blue, red magenta and mid yellow shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Philippine Green tetradic combo consists of red magenta complementary color (#850041) and two others. The Pigment Indigo is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Limeade – 120° from the complementary Siren. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #420085 and #418500.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #008543 is made of 0% red, 67% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Philippine Green has a hue angle of 150.23°, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 26.08%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #008543 is made of 52.16% cyan, 0% magenta, 25.89% yellow and 47.84% black ink.

HEX #008543
RGB Decimal rgb(0,133,67)
RGB Percentage 0%, 67%, 34%
CMYK 52.16, 0, 25.89, 47.84
HSL hsl(150.23,100%,26.08%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(150.23,100%,52.16%)
CIE-LAB lab(48.4864,-46.7293,26.9622)
XYZ xyz(9.4006,17.1803,8.1309)