Killarney Color


Killarney is calm, warm-toned shade of cool green. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm magenta, warm yellow or mid blue

Inverse Color #c595b8
Complementary Color #6a3a5d
Color Shade: cool green (136.25° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 32.16% (better contrasting with white)
Killarney Color Sample
Killarney Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #3a6a47

If you're looking for a similar cool green shade, there are some better alternatives to Killarney Color. The Kaitoke Green color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid green bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called O'Neal Green (#395643) for more calm effect. Try Goblin as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#6a3a5d is the best complementary color to Killarney. Warm magenta shades generally complement the cool green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #3a6a47 complementary color is Cosmic, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm green, cool green, and warm cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Killarney are #446a3a and #3a6a5f. Thus found on the left and right of #3a6a47 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Chalet Green and William colors as they work well with Killarney.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Killarney palette consists of #6a3a44 and #5e3a6a colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#6a3a5d). Try Congo Brown and Voodoo colors in combination with #3a6a47, 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 #3a6a47 offers a combination of warm red and mid blue shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Killarney. Thus Millbrook and East Bay giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Killarney contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Cosmic, Fiord, and Yellow Metal split by 90° on the color wheel. #3a6a47 square combo is a palette of cool green, cool blue, warm magenta and warm 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. Killarney tetradic combo consists of warm magenta complementary color (#6a3a5d) and two others. The East Bay is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Chalet Green – 120° from the complementary Cosmic. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #463a6a and #5c6a3a.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #3a6a47 is made of 25% red, 45% green and 30% blue. In a HSL mode Killarney has a hue angle of 136.25°, a saturation of 29.27% and a lightness of 32.16%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #3a6a47 is made of 18.82% cyan, 0% magenta, 13.73% yellow and 58.43% black ink.

HEX #3a6a47
RGB Decimal rgb(58,106,71)
RGB Percentage 25%, 45%, 30%
CMYK 18.82, 0, 13.73, 58.43
HSL hsl(136.25,29.27%,32.16%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(136.25,45.28%,41.57%)
CIE-LAB lab(40.6747,-24.834,14.6917)
XYZ xyz(8.0363,11.6625,7.7888)