Stormy Strait Green Color


Stormy Strait Green is calm, cool-toned shade of warm cyan. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with cool red, cool yellow or cool magenta

Inverse Color #f06471
Complementary Color #9b0f1b
Color Shade: warm cyan (174.43° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 33.33% (better contrasting with white)
Stormy Strait Green Color Sample
Stormy Strait Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #0f9b8e

If you're looking for a similar warm cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Stormy Strait Green Color. The Elf Green color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a green cyan bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Turquoise Topaz (#13bbaf) for more calm effect. Try Swagger as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#9b0f1b is the best complementary color to Stormy Strait Green. Cool red shades generally complement the warm cyan hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #0f9b8e complementary color is Tamarillo, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool green, warm cyan, and cool cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Blue Chill are #0f9b48 and #0f619b. Thus found on the left and right of #0f9b8e on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Salem and Tory Blue colors as they work well with Stormy Strait Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Stormy Strait Green palette consists of #9b480f and #9b0f61 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#9b0f1b). Try Korma and Jazzberry Jam colors in combination with #0f9b8e, 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 #0f9b8e offers a combination of warm yellow and cool magenta shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Stormy Strait Green. Thus Buttered Rum and Seance giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Stormy Strait Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Tamarillo, Blue Gem, and Christi split by 90° on the color wheel. #0f9b8e square combo is a palette of warm cyan, warm blue, cool red and cool 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. Stormy Strait Green tetradic combo consists of cool red complementary color (#9b0f1b) and two others. The Seance is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and La Palma – 120° from the complementary Tamarillo. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #8e0f9b and #1b9b0f.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #0f9b8e is made of 5% red, 50% green and 46% blue. In a HSL mode Stormy Strait Green has a hue angle of 174.43°, a saturation of 82.35% and a lightness of 33.33%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #0f9b8e is made of 54.9% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.09% yellow and 39.22% black ink.

HEX #0f9b8e
RGB Decimal rgb(15,155,142)
RGB Percentage 5%, 50%, 46%
CMYK 54.9, 0, 5.09, 39.22
HSL hsl(174.43,82.35%,33.33%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(174.43,90.32%,60.78%)
CIE-LAB lab(57.5567,-36.4464,-2.7785)
XYZ xyz(16.8008,25.4972,29.6271)