Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green Color


Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green is pale, warm-toned shade of green cyan. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with red magenta, mid yellow or violet

Inverse Color #bf7d92
Complementary Color #824055
Color Shade: green cyan (160.91° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 38.04% (better contrasting with white)
Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green Color Sample
Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #40826d

If you're looking for a similar green cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green Color. The Petrol Green color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool green bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Derby Green (#599c89) for more calm effect. Try Dignified as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#824055 is the best complementary color to Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ 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 #40826d complementary color is Cannon Pink, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid green, green cyan, and mid cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Viridian are #40824c and #407582. Thus found on the left and right of #40826d on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Goblin and Bismark colors as they work well with Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green palette consists of #824c40 and #824075 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#824055). Try Spicy Mix and Cannon Pink colors in combination with #40826d, 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 #40826d offers a combination of orange and violet shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green. Thus Yellow Metal and Affair giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Cannon Pink, Victoria, and Yellow Metal split by 90° on the color wheel. #40826d square combo is a palette of green cyan, mid 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. Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green tetradic combo consists of red magenta complementary color (#824055) and two others. The Affair is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Fern Green – 120° from the complementary Cannon Pink. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #6c4082 and #558240.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #40826d is made of 21% red, 43% green and 36% blue. In a HSL mode Shǔi Cǎo Lǜ Green has a hue angle of 160.91°, a saturation of 34.02% and a lightness of 38.04%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #40826d is made of 25.88% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.23% yellow and 49.02% black ink.

HEX #40826d
RGB Decimal rgb(64,130,109)
RGB Percentage 21%, 43%, 36%
CMYK 25.88, 0, 8.23, 49.02
HSL hsl(160.91,34.02%,38.04%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(160.91,50.77%,50.98%)
CIE-LAB lab(49.6888,-26.4724,4.942)
XYZ xyz(12.8573,18.1594,17.2955)