Frankenstein Color


Frankenstein 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 #845fa4
Complementary Color #805ba0
Color Shade: yellow green (92.17° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 49.22% (better contrasting with white)
Frankenstein Color Sample
Frankenstein Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #7ba05b

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Frankenstein Color. The Topiary Sculpture color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Snip of Parsley (#718854) for more calm effect. Try Fern Canopy as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#805ba0 is the best complementary color to Frankenstein. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #7ba05b complementary color is Deluge, 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 Asparagus are #9da05b and #5ba05d. Thus found on the left and right of #7ba05b on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Barley Corn and Fruit Salad colors as they work well with Frankenstein.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Frankenstein palette consists of #a05b9d and #5d5ba0 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#805ba0). Try Strikemaster and Scampi colors in combination with #7ba05b, 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 #7ba05b 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 Frankenstein. Thus Tapestry and Horizon giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Frankenstein contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Deluge, Breaker Bay, and Au Chico split by 90° on the color wheel. #7ba05b 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. Frankenstein tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#805ba0) and two others. The Horizon is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Barley Corn – 120° from the complementary Deluge. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #5b7ba0 and #a0805b.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #7ba05b is made of 33% red, 43% green and 24% blue. In a HSL mode Frankenstein has a hue angle of 92.17°, a saturation of 27.49% and a lightness of 49.22%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #7ba05b is made of 14.51% cyan, 0% magenta, 27.06% yellow and 37.25% black ink.

HEX #7ba05b
RGB Decimal rgb(123,160,91)
RGB Percentage 33%, 43%, 24%
CMYK 14.51, 0, 27.06, 37.25
HSL hsl(92.17,27.49%,49.22%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(92.17,43.13%,62.75%)
CIE-LAB lab(61.7472,-25.2307,31.8756)
XYZ xyz(22.6275,30.1079,14.5163)