Green Apple Color


Green Apple is vivid, warm-toned shade of yellow green. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with violet, mid red or blue cyan

Inverse Color #a123e0
Complementary Color #9d1fdc
Color Shade: yellow green (100° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 49.22% (better contrasting with white)
Green Apple Color Sample
Green Apple Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #5edc1f

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Green Apple Color. The Kiwi Green color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Zunda Green (#6bc026) for more calm effect. Try Étude Naturelle as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#9d1fdc is the best complementary color to Green Apple. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #5edc1f complementary color is Purple Heart, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of mid yellow, yellow green, and mid green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Lima are #bcdc1f and #1fdc3e. Thus found on the left and right of #5edc1f on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Key Lime Pie and Malachite colors as they work well with Green Apple.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Green Apple palette consists of #dc1fbc and #3e1fdc colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#9d1fdc). Try Cerise and Persian Blue colors in combination with #5edc1f, 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 #5edc1f offers a combination of red magenta and blue cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Green Apple. Thus Cerise Red and Mariner giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Green Apple contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Purple Heart, Java, and Cinnabar split by 90° on the color wheel. #5edc1f square combo is a palette of yellow green, mid cyan, violet and mid 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. Green Apple tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#9d1fdc) and two others. The Mariner is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Golden Grass – 120° from the complementary Purple Heart. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #1f5ddc and #dc9d1f.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #5edc1f is made of 27% red, 64% green and 9% blue. In a HSL mode Green Apple has a hue angle of 100°, a saturation of 75.3% and a lightness of 49.22%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #5edc1f is made of 49.41% cyan, 0% magenta, 74.11% yellow and 13.73% black ink.

HEX #5edc1f
RGB Decimal rgb(94,220,31)
RGB Percentage 27%, 64%, 9%
CMYK 49.41, 0, 74.11, 13.73
HSL hsl(100,75.3%,49.22%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(100,85.91%,86.27%)
CIE-LAB lab(78.266,-64.168,72.1437)
XYZ xyz(30.4566,53.665,10.0495)