Green Lacewing Color


Green Lacewing is soft, 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 #752c8f
Complementary Color #b870d3
Color Shade: yellow green (104.24° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 63.33% (better contrasting with white)
Green Lacewing Color Sample
Green Lacewing Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #8ad370

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Green Lacewing Color. The Stem Green color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Green Pear (#79be58) for more calm effect. Try Drop Green as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#b870d3 is the best complementary color to Green Lacewing. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #8ad370 complementary color is Lavender, 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 Pastel Green are #bbd370 and #70d387. Thus found on the left and right of #8ad370 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Wild Willow and Pastel Green colors as they work well with Green Lacewing.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Green Lacewing palette consists of #d370bb and #8770d3 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#b870d3). Try Hopbush and True V colors in combination with #8ad370, 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 #8ad370 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 Green Lacewing. Thus Charm and Danube giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Green Lacewing contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Lavender, Downy, and Burning Sand split by 90° on the color wheel. #8ad370 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. Green Lacewing tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#b870d3) and two others. The Danube is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Laser – 120° from the complementary Lavender. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #7089d3 and #d3b970.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #8ad370 is made of 30% red, 46% green and 24% blue. In a HSL mode Green Lacewing has a hue angle of 104.24°, a saturation of 52.94% and a lightness of 63.33%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #8ad370 is made of 28.63% cyan, 0% magenta, 38.83% yellow and 17.25% black ink.

HEX #8ad370
RGB Decimal rgb(138,211,112)
RGB Percentage 30%, 46%, 24%
CMYK 28.63, 0, 38.83, 17.25
HSL hsl(104.24,52.94%,63.33%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(104.24,46.92%,82.75%)
CIE-LAB lab(77.9703,-40.951,41.7845)
XYZ xyz(36.7001,53.1617,23.6562)