Description and conversion results of color MSU Green

It is a dark pastel cyan color having an approximate luminance of 26%. It has a hue value of 167° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are English Green, Brunswick Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Deep Jungle Green, Warm Black, Rich Black, Sacramento State Green, Phthalo Green, Dark Green and Dark Slate Gray. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color MSU Green to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(24, 69, 59)
#18453b
hsl(166.7, 48.4%, 18.2%)
hsv(166.7, 65.2%, 27.1%)
lab(26.1, -18.3, 1.5)
xyz(3.3, 4.8, 4.9)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 3302 C
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Pantone 3305 C
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Pantone 3308 C
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RAL 6005
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RAL D2 170 20 25
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RAL 6004
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Sherwin-Williams 6475
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Sherwin-Williams 6468
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Sherwin-Williams 0064
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base MSU Green color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel cyan color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Hooker's Green, Myrtle Green, Feldgrau, Ming, Morning Blue, Xanadu, Steel Teal, Cadet Blue, Ash Gray, Opal, Silver Sand, Gainsboro, Platinum, Light Gray and Timberwolf.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base MSU Green color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel cyan color to black. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Phthalo Green, Rich Black, Dark Green, Dark Jungle Green, Charleston Green, Pine Tree, Eerie Black, Rich Black (FOGRA39), Black, Rich Black (FOGRA29) and Smoky Black.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base MSU Green color. This process results a scale from a dark pastel cyan color to gray. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to English Green, Brunswick Green, Rich Black, Dark Slate Gray, Kombu Green, Outer Space (Crayola), Black Olive, Onyx and Jet.

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold colors. There are variants of yellow, green, cyan and azure colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Rifle Green, Kombu Green, Laurel Green, Sage, Brunswick Green, Cambridge Blue, English Green, Green Sheen, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Cadet Blue, Charcoal, Dark Sky Blue and Pewter Blue.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of cyan, green and rose colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to English Green, Wintergreen Dream, Steel Teal, Aero Blue, Middle Blue Green, Eggplant, Old Mauve, Mountbatten Pink, English Lavender, Orchid Pink and Cameo Pink.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of cyan, green, orange and blue colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Brunswick Green, English Green, Green Sheen, Cambridge Blue, Van Dyke Brown, Coffee, Tumbleweed, Antique Brass, Independence, Purple Navy, Blue Bell and Wild Blue Yonder.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of cyan, green, azure, rose and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Brunswick Green, English Green, Green Sheen, Cambridge Blue, Indigo Dye, YInMn Blue, Wild Blue Yonder, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Eggplant, Old Mauve, Tuscany, Lilac Luster, Olive Drab 7, Café Noir, Khaki (Web) and Light French Beige.

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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