Ocean Green Color


Ocean Green is calm, 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 #be5587
Complementary Color #a94172
Color Shade: green cyan (151.43° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 46.08% (better contrasting with white)
Ocean Green Color Sample
Ocean Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #41aa78

If you're looking for a similar green cyan shade, there are some better alternatives to Ocean Green Color. The Expressionism 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 saturated alternative called Macau (#46c299) for more energetic effect. Try Enamelled Dragon as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#a94172 is the best complementary color to Ocean 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 #41aa78 complementary color is Rouge, 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 Ocean Green are #41a943 and #41a7a9. Thus found on the left and right of #41aa78 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Apple and Keppel colors as they work well with Ocean Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Ocean Green palette consists of #a94341 and #a941a7 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#a94172). Try Apple Blossom and Fuchsia Pink colors in combination with #41aa78, 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 #41aa78 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 Ocean Green. Thus Cape Palliser and Royal Purple giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Ocean Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Rouge, Gigas, and Sushi split by 90° on the color wheel. #41aa78 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. Ocean Green tetradic combo consists of red magenta complementary color (#a94172) and two others. The Royal Purple is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Sushi – 120° from the complementary Rouge. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #7841a9 and #73a941.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #41aa78 is made of 18% red, 48% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Ocean Green has a hue angle of 151.43°, a saturation of 44.68% and a lightness of 46.08%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #41aa78 is made of 41.18% cyan, 0% magenta, 19.61% yellow and 33.33% black ink.

HEX #41aa78
RGB Decimal rgb(65,170,120)
RGB Percentage 18%, 48%, 34%
CMYK 41.18, 0, 19.61, 33.33
HSL hsl(151.43,44.68%,46.08%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(151.43,61.76%,66.67%)
CIE-LAB lab(62.7008,-42.1058,17.0199)
XYZ xyz(19.9449,31.2293,22.746)