True Green Color


True Green is vivid, warm-toned shade of warm green. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool magenta, warm red or cool blue

Inverse Color #f76bfb
Complementary Color #900494
Color Shade: warm green (118.33° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 29.8% (better contrasting with white)
True Green Color Sample
True Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #089404

If you're looking for a similar warm green shade, there are some better alternatives to True Green Color. The Hedge Garden color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a yellow green bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Phosphor Green (#00aa00) for more energetic effect. Try Always Green Grass as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#900494 is the best complementary color to True Green. Cool magenta shades generally complement the warm green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #089404 complementary color is Purple, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool yellow, warm green, and cool green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Japanese Laurel are #4f9404 and #049448. Thus found on the left and right of #089404 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Limeade and Salem colors as they work well with True Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary True Green palette consists of #94044f and #480494 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#900494). Try Cardinal Pink and Kingfisher Daisy colors in combination with #089404, 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 #089404 offers a combination of cool red and cool blue shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the True Green. Thus Sangria and Ultramarine giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of True Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Purple, Congress Blue, and Oregon split by 90° on the color wheel. #089404 square combo is a palette of warm green, cool cyan, cool magenta and warm red 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. True Green tetradic combo consists of cool magenta complementary color (#900494) and two others. The Ultramarine is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Olive – 120° from the complementary Purple. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #040794 and #949004.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #089404 is made of 5% red, 93% green and 3% blue. In a HSL mode True Green has a hue angle of 118.33°, a saturation of 94.74% and a lightness of 29.8%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #089404 is made of 54.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 56.47% yellow and 41.96% black ink.

HEX #089404
RGB Decimal rgb(8,148,4)
RGB Percentage 5%, 93%, 3%
CMYK 54.9, 0, 56.47, 41.96
HSL hsl(118.33,94.74%,29.8%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(118.33,97.3%,58.04%)
CIE-LAB lab(53.2114,-56.8084,54.8423)
XYZ xyz(10.712,21.2402,3.6501)