Viridian Green Color


Viridian Green is pale, warm-toned shade of cool green. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm magenta, warm yellow or warm blue

Inverse Color #98768a
Complementary Color #89677a
Color Shade: cool green (144.71° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 47.06% (better contrasting with white)
Viridian Green Color Sample
Viridian Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #678975

If you're looking for a similar cool green shade, there are some better alternatives to Viridian Green Color. The Australian Jade color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid green bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Underground Gardens (#87968b) for more calm effect. Try Free Green as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#89677a is the best complementary color to Viridian Green. Warm magenta shades generally complement the cool green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #678975 complementary color is Falcon, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm green, cool green, and warm cyan colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Viridian Green are #6a8967 and #678985. Thus found on the left and right of #678975 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Glade Green and Juniper colors as they work well with Viridian Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Viridian Green palette consists of #89676a and #856789 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#89677a). Try Opium and Trendy Pink colors in combination with #678975, 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 #678975 offers a combination of warm red and warm blue shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Viridian Green. Thus Sand Dune and Rum giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Viridian Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Falcon, Storm Gray, and Clay Creek split by 90° on the color wheel. #678975 square combo is a palette of cool green, cool blue, warm magenta and warm 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. Viridian Green tetradic combo consists of warm magenta complementary color (#89677a) and two others. The Rum is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Camouflage Green – 120° from the complementary Falcon. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #756789 and #7a8967.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #678975 is made of 29% red, 38% green and 33% blue. In a HSL mode Viridian Green has a hue angle of 144.71°, a saturation of 14.17% and a lightness of 47.06%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #678975 is made of 13.34% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.85% yellow and 46.27% black ink.

HEX #678975
RGB Decimal rgb(103,137,117)
RGB Percentage 29%, 38%, 33%
CMYK 13.34, 0, 7.85, 46.27
HSL hsl(144.71,14.17%,47.06%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(144.71,24.82%,53.73%)
CIE-LAB lab(54.0898,-16.3145,6.8679)
XYZ xyz(17.7501,22.0592,20.152)