Battleship Green Color


Battleship Green is pale, warm-toned shade of cool yellow. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with warm blue, cool red or cool cyan

Inverse Color #7d708d
Complementary Color #7e718f
Color Shade: cool yellow (86.9° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 50.39% (better contrasting with white)
Battleship Green Color Sample
Battleship Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #828f72

If you're looking for a similar cool yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Battleship Green Color. The Lush Hosta color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a mid yellow bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Acacia Haze (#969c92) for more calm effect. Try Dubuffet Green as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#7e718f is the best complementary color to Battleship Green. Warm blue shades generally complement the cool yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #828f72 complementary color is Rum, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of warm yellow, cool yellow, and warm green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Battleship Gray are #8f8d71 and #738f71. Thus found on the left and right of #828f72 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Granite Green and Laurel colors as they work well with Battleship Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Battleship Green palette consists of #8d718f and #71738f colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#7e718f). Try Mamba and Storm Gray colors in combination with #828f72, 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 #828f72 offers a combination of warm magenta and cool cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Battleship Green. Thus Mountbatten Pink and Slate Gray giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Battleship Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Rum, Juniper, and Opium split by 90° on the color wheel. #828f72 square combo is a palette of cool yellow, warm cyan, warm blue and cool 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. Battleship Green tetradic combo consists of warm blue complementary color (#7e718f) and two others. The Slate Gray is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Squirrel – 120° from the complementary Rum. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #71828f and #8f7f71.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #828f72 is made of 34% red, 37% green and 29% blue. In a HSL mode Battleship Green has a hue angle of 86.9°, a saturation of 11.46% and a lightness of 50.39%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #828f72 is made of 5.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 11.37% yellow and 43.92% black ink.

HEX #828f72
RGB Decimal rgb(130,143,114)
RGB Percentage 34%, 37%, 29%
CMYK 5.1, 0, 11.37, 43.92
HSL hsl(86.9,11.46%,50.39%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(86.9,20.28%,56.08%)
CIE-LAB lab(57.6608,-10.2035,13.8853)
XYZ xyz(22.0656,25.6057,19.699)