Rainee Color


Rainee is pale, 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 #463753
Complementary Color #bbacc8
Color Shade: yellow green (92.14° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 72.94% (better contrasting with white)
Rainee Color Sample
Rainee Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #b9c8ac

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Rainee Color. The Basilisk color for instance is a darker and a bit more faded option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Shrubbery (#a9c08a) for more energetic effect. Try Aspen Mist as it also a bit more faded and calm.

Complementary Palette

#bbacc8 is the best complementary color to Rainee. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #b9c8ac complementary color is Chatelle, 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 Rainee are #c7c8ac and #acc8ad. Thus found on the left and right of #b9c8ac on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Foggy Gray and Spring Rain colors as they work well with Rainee.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Rainee palette consists of #c8acc7 and #adacc8 colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#bbacc8). Try Lily and Logan colors in combination with #b9c8ac, 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 #b9c8ac 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 Rainee. Thus Lily and Cadet Blue giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Rainee contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Chatelle, Opal, and Cold Turkey split by 90° on the color wheel. #b9c8ac 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. Rainee tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#bbacc8) and two others. The Cadet Blue is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Bison Hide – 120° from the complementary Chatelle. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #acb9c8 and #c8bbac.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c8ac is made of 33% red, 36% green and 31% blue. In a HSL mode Rainee has a hue angle of 92.14°, a saturation of 20.29% and a lightness of 72.94%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #b9c8ac is made of 5.88% cyan, 0% magenta, 10.98% yellow and 21.57% black ink.

HEX #b9c8ac
RGB Decimal rgb(185,200,172)
RGB Percentage 33%, 36%, 31%
CMYK 5.88, 0, 10.98, 21.57
HSL hsl(92.14,20.29%,72.94%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(92.14,14%,78.43%)
CIE-LAB lab(78.8111,-10.1973,12.2814)
XYZ xyz(48.1083,54.6014,47.0333)