Frozen Edamame Color

#9ca48a

Frozen Edamame 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 #635b75
Complementary Color #928aa4
Color Shade: cool yellow (78.46° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 59.22% (better contrasting with white)
Frozen Edamame Color Sample
Frozen Edamame Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #9ca48a

If you're looking for a similar cool yellow shade, there are some better alternatives to Frozen Edamame Color. The Grey Matters color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a mid yellow bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Jack Bone (#869f69) for more energetic effect. Try Illusive Green as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#928aa4 is the best complementary color to Frozen Edamame. 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 #9ca48a complementary color is Manatee, 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 Sage are #a49f8a and #8fa48a. Thus found on the left and right of #9ca48a on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Gray Olive and Envy colors as they work well with Frozen Edamame.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Frozen Edamame palette consists of #9f8aa4 and #8a8fa4 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#928aa4). Try Amethyst Smoke and Manatee colors in combination with #9ca48a, 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 #9ca48a 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 Frozen Edamame. Thus Mountbatten Pink and Regent Gray giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Frozen Edamame contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Manatee, Cascade, and Dusty Gray split by 90° on the color wheel. #9ca48a 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. Frozen Edamame tetradic combo consists of warm blue complementary color (#928aa4) and two others. The Regent Gray is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Zorba – 120° from the complementary Manatee. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #8a9ca4 and #a4928a.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #9ca48a is made of 34% red, 36% green and 30% blue. In a HSL mode Frozen Edamame has a hue angle of 78.46°, a saturation of 12.5% and a lightness of 59.22%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #9ca48a is made of 3.13% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.19% yellow and 35.69% black ink.

HEX #9ca48a
RGB Decimal rgb(156,164,138)
RGB Percentage 34%, 36%, 30%
CMYK 3.13, 0, 10.19, 35.69
HSL hsl(78.46,12.5%,59.22%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(78.46,15.85%,64.31%)
CIE-LAB lab(66.1005,-7.5992,12.5427)
XYZ xyz(31.5732,35.4538,29.2239)
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