Alamosa Green Color


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

Inverse Color #6c648e
Complementary Color #79709b
Color Shade: mid yellow (71.43° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 52.55% (better contrasting with white)
Alamosa Green Color Sample
Alamosa Green Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #939b71

If you're looking for a similar mid yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Alamosa Green Color. The Simpson Surprise color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a warm yellow bias. Consider a darker and more soft alternative called Flax Smoke (#7b8265) for more calm effect. Try Spores as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#79709b is the best complementary color to Alamosa Green. Mid blue shades generally complement the mid yellow hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #939b71 complementary color is Kimberly, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of orange, mid yellow, and yellow green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Gurkha are #9b8d70 and #7d9b70. Thus found on the left and right of #939b71 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Pale Oyster and Highland colors as they work well with Alamosa Green.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Alamosa Green palette consists of #8e709b and #707d9b colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#79709b). Try Trendy Pink and Lynch colors in combination with #939b71, 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 #939b71 offers a combination of mid magenta and mid cyan shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Alamosa Green. Thus Mountbatten Pink and Gothic giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Alamosa Green contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Kimberly, Patina, and Bazaar split by 90° on the color wheel. #939b71 square combo is a palette of mid yellow, green cyan, mid blue and red magenta 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. Alamosa Green tetradic combo consists of mid blue complementary color (#79709b) and two others. The Gothic is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Pharlap – 120° from the complementary Kimberly. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #70939b and #9b7870.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #939b71 is made of 35% red, 37% green and 27% blue. In a HSL mode Alamosa Green has a hue angle of 71.43°, a saturation of 17.36% and a lightness of 52.55%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #939b71 is made of 3.13% cyan, 0% magenta, 16.47% yellow and 39.22% black ink.

HEX #939b71
RGB Decimal rgb(147,155,113)
RGB Percentage 35%, 37%, 27%
CMYK 3.13, 0, 16.47, 39.22
HSL hsl(71.43,17.36%,52.55%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(71.43,27.1%,60.78%)
CIE-LAB lab(62.3706,-10.201,21.1186)
XYZ xyz(26.7346,30.838,20.166)