Tom Thumb Color


Tom Thumb is pale, 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 #c0a7c4
Complementary Color #533a58
Color Shade: warm green (111.72° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 28.82% (better contrasting with white)
Tom Thumb Color Sample
Tom Thumb Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #3f583b

If you're looking for a similar warm green shade, there are some better alternatives to Tom Thumb Color. The Pine Scent 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 Artichoke Green (#4b6d41) for more energetic effect. Try Elm Green as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#533a58 is the best complementary color to Tom Thumb. 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 #3f583b complementary color is Voodoo, 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 Tom Thumb are #4d583a and #3a5845. Thus found on the left and right of #3f583b on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Hemlock and Mineral Green colors as they work well with Tom Thumb.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Tom Thumb palette consists of #583a4d and #453a58 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#533a58). Try Eggplant and Mulled Wine colors in combination with #3f583b, 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 #3f583b 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 Tom Thumb. Thus Congo Brown and Oxford Blue giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Tom Thumb contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Voodoo, Oxford Blue, and Kabul split by 90° on the color wheel. #3f583b 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. Tom Thumb tetradic combo consists of cool magenta complementary color (#533a58) and two others. The Oxford Blue is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Hemlock – 120° from the complementary Voodoo. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #3a3e58 and #58543a.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #3f583b is made of 30% red, 42% green and 28% blue. In a HSL mode Tom Thumb has a hue angle of 111.72°, a saturation of 19.73% and a lightness of 28.82%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #3f583b is made of 9.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 11.37% yellow and 65.49% black ink.

HEX #3f583b
RGB Decimal rgb(63,88,59)
RGB Percentage 30%, 42%, 28%
CMYK 9.8, 0, 11.37, 65.49
HSL hsl(111.72,19.73%,28.82%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(111.72,32.95%,34.51%)
CIE-LAB lab(34.7054,-15.897,13.8689)
XYZ xyz(6.329,8.352,5.4162)