Equatorial Forest Color


Equatorial Forest is pale, 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 #8f7aa1
Complementary Color #735e85
Color Shade: yellow green (92.31° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 44.51% (better contrasting with white)
Equatorial Forest Color Sample
Equatorial Forest Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #70855e

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Equatorial Forest Color. The Tendril color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Aloe Tip (#8a9480) for more calm effect. Try Pickle as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#735e85 is the best complementary color to Equatorial Forest. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #70855e complementary color is Rum, 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 Highland are #83855e and #5e855f. Thus found on the left and right of #70855e on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Clay Creek and Glade Green colors as they work well with Equatorial Forest.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Equatorial Forest palette consists of #855e83 and #5f5e85 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#735e85). Try Strikemaster and Comet colors in combination with #70855e, 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 #70855e 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 Equatorial Forest. Thus Falcon and Pale Sky giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Equatorial Forest contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Rum, Juniper, and Russett split by 90° on the color wheel. #70855e 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. Equatorial Forest tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#735e85) and two others. The Pale Sky is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Cement – 120° from the complementary Rum. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #5e7085 and #85735e.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #70855e is made of 33% red, 39% green and 28% blue. In a HSL mode Equatorial Forest has a hue angle of 92.31°, a saturation of 17.18% and a lightness of 44.51%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #70855e is made of 8.24% cyan, 0% magenta, 15.3% yellow and 47.84% black ink.

HEX #70855e
RGB Decimal rgb(112,133,94)
RGB Percentage 33%, 39%, 28%
CMYK 8.24, 0, 15.3, 47.84
HSL hsl(92.31,17.18%,44.51%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(92.31,29.32%,52.16%)
CIE-LAB lab(52.9801,-15.1187,18.5959)
XYZ xyz(17.09,21.028,13.7477)