Deep Sea Shadow Color


Deep Sea Shadow 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 #b0a5b3
Complementary Color #574c59
Color Shade: warm green (107.14° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 32.55% (better contrasting with white)
Deep Sea Shadow Color Sample
Deep Sea Shadow Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #4f5a4c

If you're looking for a similar warm green shade, there are some better alternatives to Deep Sea Shadow Color. The Cactus 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 soft alternative called Black Locust (#646763) for more calm effect. Try Grizzle Grey as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#574c59 is the best complementary color to Deep Sea Shadow. 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 #4f5a4c complementary color is Mortar, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid yellow, warm green, and cool green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Gray Asparagus are #56594c and #4c5950. Thus found on the left and right of #4f5a4c on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Fuscous Gray and Nandor colors as they work well with Deep Sea Shadow.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Deep Sea Shadow palette consists of #594c56 and #504c59 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#574c59). Try Don Juan and Scarpa Flow colors in combination with #4f5a4c, 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 #4f5a4c 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 Deep Sea Shadow. Thus Don Juan and Trout giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Deep Sea Shadow contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Mortar, Abbey, and Dorado split by 90° on the color wheel. #4f5a4c square combo is a palette of warm green, mid 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. Deep Sea Shadow tetradic combo consists of cool magenta complementary color (#574c59) and two others. The Trout is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Fuscous Gray – 120° from the complementary Mortar. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #4c4f59 and #59574c.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #4f5a4c is made of 32% red, 37% green and 31% blue. In a HSL mode Deep Sea Shadow has a hue angle of 107.14°, a saturation of 8.43% and a lightness of 32.55%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #4f5a4c is made of 4.31% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.49% yellow and 64.71% black ink.

HEX #4f5a4c
RGB Decimal rgb(79,90,76)
RGB Percentage 32%, 37%, 31%
CMYK 4.31, 0, 5.49, 64.71
HSL hsl(107.14,8.43%,32.55%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(107.14,15.56%,35.29%)
CIE-LAB lab(36.923,-7.3164,6.6532)
XYZ xyz(8.1851,9.4964,8.2391)