Pistachio Mousse Color


Pistachio Mousse is soft, warm-toned shade of yellow green. It is better contrasting with black. This color combines beautifully with violet, mid red or blue cyan

Inverse Color #3f0574
Complementary Color #c48bfa
Color Shade: yellow green (91.35° hue)
Color Temperature: warm
Lightness: 76.27% (better contrasting with black)
Pistachio Mousse Color Sample
Pistachio Mousse Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #c0fa8b

If you're looking for a similar yellow green shade, there are some better alternatives to Pistachio Mousse Color. The Luminescent Lime color for instance is a darker and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool yellow bias. Consider a darker and more saturated alternative called Pale Lime Green (#b1ff65) for more energetic effect. Try Lime Mist as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#c48bfa is the best complementary color to Pistachio Mousse. Violet shades generally complement the yellow green hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #c0fa8b complementary color is Heliotrope, 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 Mindaro are #f7fa8b and #8bfa8d. Thus found on the left and right of #c0fa8b on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Honeysuckle and Mint Green colors as they work well with Pistachio Mousse.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Pistachio Mousse palette consists of #fa8bf7 and #8d8bfa colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#c48bfa). Try Lavender Rose and Portage colors in combination with #c0fa8b, 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 #c0fa8b 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 Pistachio Mousse. Thus Persian Pink and Malibu giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Pistachio Mousse contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Heliotrope, Anakiwa, and Geraldine split by 90° on the color wheel. #c0fa8b 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. Pistachio Mousse tetradic combo consists of violet complementary color (#c48bfa) and two others. The Malibu is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Cherokee – 120° from the complementary Heliotrope. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #8bbffa and #fac48b.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #c0fa8b is made of 33% red, 43% green and 24% blue. In a HSL mode Pistachio Mousse has a hue angle of 91.35°, a saturation of 91.74% and a lightness of 76.27%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #c0fa8b is made of 22.75% cyan, 0% magenta, 43.53% yellow and 1.96% black ink.

HEX #c0fa8b
RGB Decimal rgb(192,250,139)
RGB Percentage 33%, 43%, 24%
CMYK 22.75, 0, 43.53, 1.96
HSL hsl(91.35,91.74%,76.27%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(91.35,44.4%,98.04%)
CIE-LAB lab(92.3279,-36.6255,47.2664)
XYZ xyz(60.584,81.4418,36.9528)