Mosslands Color


Mosslands is calm, 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 #869
Complementary Color #869
Color Shade: yellow green (100° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 50% (better contrasting with white)
Mosslands Color Sample
Mosslands Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #779966

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Mosslands Color. The Sonoma Sage color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Olive Leaf Tea (#78866b) for more calm effect. Try Wreath as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#869 is the best complementary color to Mosslands. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #796 complementary color is White, 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 White are #909966 and #66996e. Thus found on the left and right of #796 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Avocado and Laurel colors as they work well with Mosslands.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Mosslands palette consists of #996690 and #6e6699 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#869). Try Strikemaster and Kimberly colors in combination with #796, 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 #796 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 Mosslands. Thus Copper Rose and Lynch giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Mosslands contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary White, Gothic, and Copper Rose split by 90° on the color wheel. #796 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. Mosslands tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#869) and two others. The Lynch is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and White – 120° from the complementary White. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #667699 and #986.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #779966 is made of 32% red, 41% green and 27% blue. In a HSL mode Mosslands has a hue angle of 100°, a saturation of 20% and a lightness of 50%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #779966 is made of 13.33% cyan, 0% magenta, 20% yellow and 40% black ink.

HEX #779966
RGB Decimal rgb(119,153,102)
RGB Percentage 32%, 41%, 27%
CMYK 13.33, 0, 20, 40
HSL hsl(100,20%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(100,33.33%,60%)
CIE-LAB lab(59.5837,-21.6264,23.0842)
XYZ xyz(21.3973,27.6637,16.7822)