Cool Aloe Color

#a9d99c

Cool Aloe is calm, warm-toned shade of warm green. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with cool magenta, warm red or cool blue

Inverse Color #562663
Complementary Color #cc9cd9
Color Shade: warm green (107.21° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 73.14% (better contrasting with black)
Cool Aloe Color Sample
Cool Aloe Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #a9d99c

If you're looking for a similar warm green shade, there are some better alternatives to Cool Aloe Color. The Sweet Menthol color for instance is a lighter and a bit more faded option, however this color has a yellow green bias. Consider a lighter and more soft alternative called Wisp Green (#c2dcb4) for more calm effect. Try Iced Avocado as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#cc9cd9 is the best complementary color to Cool Aloe. Cool magenta shades generally complement the warm green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #a9d99c complementary color is Light Wisteria, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of cool yellow, warm green, and cool green colors offers a soft combination of similar warm shades. The analogous colors of Moss Green are #c7d99c and #9cd9ad. Thus found on the left and right of #a9d99c on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Deco and Vista Blue colors as they work well with Cool Aloe.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Cool Aloe palette consists of #d99cc7 and #ad9cd9 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#cc9cd9). Try Light Orchid and Cold Purple colors in combination with #a9d99c, 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 #a9d99c offers a combination of cool red and cool blue shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Cool Aloe. Thus Can Can and Cold Purple giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Cool Aloe contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Light Wisteria, Aqua Island, and Cameo split by 90° on the color wheel. #a9d99c square combo is a palette of warm green, cool cyan, cool magenta and warm 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. Cool Aloe tetradic combo consists of cool magenta complementary color (#cc9cd9) and two others. The Cold Purple is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Pavlova – 120° from the complementary Light Wisteria. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #9ca8d9 and #d9cc9c.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #a9d99c is made of 31% red, 40% green and 29% blue. In a HSL mode Cool Aloe has a hue angle of 107.21°, a saturation of 44.53% and a lightness of 73.14%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #a9d99c is made of 18.83% cyan, 0% magenta, 23.92% yellow and 14.9% black ink.

HEX #a9d99c
RGB Decimal rgb(169,217,156)
RGB Percentage 31%, 40%, 29%
CMYK 18.83, 0, 23.92, 14.9
HSL hsl(107.21,44.53%,73.14%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(107.21,28.11%,85.1%)
CIE-LAB lab(82.0881,-26.9137,25.1224)
XYZ xyz(47.1758,60.461,40.6362)
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