It is a deep, dark green, which may vary from intense to very dark, almost black. The baggy green , the cricket cap worn by Australian Test cricketers since around the turn of the twentieth century, is myrtle green in color. Archived from the original on In , Crayola named and formulated this specific tone of jungle green.
The first recorded use of forest green as the name of a color in the English language was in Hooker's green is a dark green color created by mixing Prussian blue and Gamboge. It is displayed on the right. Hooker's green takes its name from botanical artist William Hooker — who first created a special pigment for leaves. Displayed at right is the color jungle green. In , Crayola named and formulated this specific tone of jungle green. The first recorded use of jungle green as a name of a color in the English language was in The first recorded use of laurel green as a name of a color in the English language was in Mantis is a color that is a representation of the color of a praying mantis.
The first use of mantis as a color name in English was when it was included as one of the colors on the Xona. Mint green is a pale tint of green that resembles the color of mint green pigment, and was a popular color in the s, and s. This is also known as Pale Green. The first recorded use of moss green as a color name in English was in Myrtle green , also called myrtle , is a color which is a representation of the color of the leaves of the myrtle plant.
The first recorded use of myrtle green as a color name in English was in The baggy green , the cricket cap worn by Australian Test cricketers since around the turn of the twentieth century, is myrtle green in color. Pine green is a rich shade of spring green that resembles the color of pine trees.
It is an official Crayola color since The first recorded use of pine tree as a color name in English was in Reseda green is a shade of greyish green in the classic range of colours of the German RAL colour standard , where it is colour Sap green is a green pigment that was traditionally made of ripe buckthorn berries.
Shamrock green is a tone of green that represents the color of shamrocks , a symbol of Ireland. The first recorded use of shamrock as a color name in English was in the s exact year uncertain.
This green is also defined as Irish green Pantone This green is used as the green on the national flag of the Republic of Ireland . Patrick's Day , March The State of California uses this shade of green of the grass under the bear on their state flag. The Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association use this shade for their uniforms, logos and other memorabilia.
Tea green is a light shade of green. It is a representation of the color of brewed green tea , i. The first recorded use of tea green as a color name in English was in Teal is displayed at right. It is a dark cyan color that is a representation of the color of the neck coloring of a duck called the common teal. Olive is the shade of dark yellow-green found on green olives.
It has been commonly used by militaries around the world as a color for uniforms and equipment. The color defined as green in the RGB color model , displayed on the right, is the brightest possible green that can be reproduced on a computer screen, and is the color named green in X It is one of the three primary colors used in the RGB color space along with red and blue.
The three additive primaries in the RGB color system are the three colors of light chosen such as to provide the maximum range of colors that are capable of being represented on a computer or television set. This color is also called regular green. Its complementary color is magenta.
Green takes up a large portion of the CIE chromaticity diagram because it is in the central area of human color perception.
It is the color called green, low green or medium green in many of the older eight-bit computer palettes. Another name for this color is green W3C. The color defined as green in the CMYK color system used in printing , also known as pigment green , is the tone of green that is achieved by mixing process printer's cyan and process printer's yellow in equal proportions.
It is displayed at right. The purpose of the CMYK color system is to provide the maximum possible gamut of color reproducible in printing. The natural color system is a color system based on the four unique hues or psychological primary colors red, yellow, green, and blue. The NCS is based on the opponent process theory of vision. The Natural Color System is widely used in Scandinavia. The color defined as green in the Munsell color system Munsell 5G is shown at right.
The Munsell color system is a color space that specifies colors based on three color dimensions: In order for all the colors to be spaced uniformly, it was found necessary to use a color wheel with five primary colors—red, yellow, green, blue and purple.
The Munsell colors displayed are only approximate as they have been adjusted to fit into the sRGB gamut. Green Pantone is the color that is called green in Pantone. The color army green has been used in militaries since at least World War II, and possibly before, though the precise tint varies considerably between and within different nations. See olive drab and olive green. Bottle green is a dark shade of green, similar to pine green.
It is a representation of the color of green glass bottles. The first recorded use of bottle green as a color name in English was in Bottle green is a color in Prismacolor marker and pencil sets.
It is also the color of the uniform of the Police Service of Northern Ireland replacing the Royal Ulster Constabulary 's "rifle green" colored uniforms in Bottle green is also the color most associated with guide signs and street name signs in the United States.
Bottle green is also the background color of the Flag of Bangladesh , as defined by the government of Bangladesh. Displayed on the right is the color bright green. Bright green is a bright shade of green.
It is on the color wheel approximately one-third of the way between chartreuse green and harlequin color 3FFF00 closer to chartreuse green than to harlequin. Bright green represents a visual stimulus of nanometers on the visual spectrum as measured on the CIE chromaticity diagram.
The X11 color green is somewhat similar to bright green, with a hex triplet of 00FF00, compared to bright green's triplet of 66FF The color bright green is used to represent bright green environmentalism  or the Viridian design movement.
Brunswick green is a common name for green pigments made from copper compounds, although the name has also been used for other formulations that produce a similar hue, such as mixtures of chrome yellow and Prussian blue. The pigment is named after Braunschweig , Germany also known as Brunswick in English where it was first manufactured.
It is a deep, dark green, which may vary from intense to very dark, almost black. The first recorded use of Brunswick green as a color name in English was in The first use of English green as a synonym for Brunswick green was in Deep Brunswick green is commonly recognized as part of the British racing green spectrum, the national auto racing color of the United Kingdom.
A different color, also called Brunswick green , was the color for passenger locomotives of the grouping and then the nationalized British Railways. A characteristic of these colors was the ease for various railway locations to mix them by using whole pots of primary colors — hence the ability to get reasonably consistent colors with manual mixing half a century and more ago.
The color used by the Pennsylvania Railroad for locomotives was often called Brunswick green , but officially was termed dark green locomotive enamel DGLE. This was a shade of green so dark as to be almost black, but which turned greener with age and weathering as the copper compounds further oxidized. The Cal Poly Pomona Office of Public Affairs created the Cal Poly Pomona colors for web development and has technical guidelines, copyright and privacy protection; as well as logos and images that developers are asked to follow in the university's guidelines for using official Cal Poly Pomona logos.
If web developers are using green on a university website, they are encouraged to use Cal Poly Pomona green. Castleton green is one of the two official colors of Castleton University in Vermont. The official college colors are green PMS and white. The Castleton University Office of Marketing and Communications created the Castleton colors for web and logo development and has technical guidelines, copyright and privacy protection; as well as logos and images that developers are asked to follow in the college's guidelines for using official Castleton logos.
If web developers are using green on a university website, they are encouraged to use Castleton green. It is prominently used for representing Castleton's athletic teams, the Castleton Spartans. A glaze of this color is commonly used in Chinese and Korean pottery. The pale green pigment came from the artisans who used specific clays and potting techniques to create the style now associated with the name.
It was most commonly used in Chinese, Korean and Japanese art and spread to the other Asian cultures. Celadon, as it is known by the west, or qingci , is an ancient type of Chinese glaze that was particularly favored at the Song court. These pots have blue-green glazes and are made in elegant shapes and were produced in kilns from all over China. Korean celadon pottery has been described by ancient Chinese artisans as having a quiet elegance whose color is "beyond description", in that it must be experienced to be understood, and its simplicity of form and style has been compared to the spirit of Zen Buddhism.
Dartmouth green is the official color of Dartmouth College , adopted in It was famously chosen after a crew race with a number of other colleges for being "the only decent color that had not been taken already". The Dartmouth athletic teams adopted this new name after the college officially discontinued the use of its unofficial mascot, the Dartmouth Indian, in Emerald , also called emerald green , [ citation needed ] is a tone of green that is particularly light and bright, with a faint bluish cast.
The name derives from the typical appearance of the gemstone emerald. The first recorded use of emerald as a color name in English was in Ireland is sometimes referred to as the Emerald Isle due to its lush greenery. The May birthstone is emerald.
Seattle is sometimes referred to as the Emerald City , because its abundant rainfall creates lush vegetation. Frank Baum, is a city where everything from food to people are emerald green. However, it is revealed at the end of the story that everything in the city is normal colored, but the glasses everyone wears are emerald tinted.
The Emerald Triangle refers to the three counties of Mendocino , Humboldt , and Trinity in Northern California, United States  because these three counties are the biggest marijuana producing counties in California and also the US. Urban Sustainability and Economic Development is a book published in by Joan Fitzgerald, director of the law, policy and society program at Northeastern University , about ecologically sustainable city planning.
During the 19th century, the arsenic-containing dye Paris green was marketed as emerald green. Metaphorically, feldgrau used to refer to the armies of Germany the Imperial German Army and the Heer [army] component of the Reichswehr and the Wehrmacht. Between and , the brand and color that has adorned each of its train , buses , and other property generally remained unchanged.
In July , GO Transit updated its look to a two-tone color scheme. Green-yellow is a mixture of the colors green and yellow. It is a web color. It is a light tint of chartreuse. Green-yellow is near the center of the light spectrum visible to the human eye, and is very eye-catching. For this reason many emergency vehicles and uniforms exhibit green-yellow.
Harlequin is a color described as being located between green and yellow closer to green than to yellow on the color wheel. On color plate 17 in the book A Dictionary of Color see reference below , the color harlequin is shown as being a highly saturated rich color at a position halfway between chartreuse and green.
Thus in modern color terminology, harlequin is the color halfway between green and chartreuse green on the RGB color wheel. The first recorded use of harlequin as a color name in English was in Harlequin is a pure spectral color at approximately nanometers on the visible spectrum when plotted on the CIE chromaticity diagram. Silver Patron tequila is sold in harlequin-colored boxes. Harlequin is also an adjective used to describe something that is colored in a pattern, usually a diamond-shaped pattern,  as in the dress traditionally associated with harlequins.
Similarly, it can mean anything multicolored or prismatic, such as opals or other precious gems which are highly variegated in color and hue. It stems from Old French word for "lemon" and is unsurprisingly related to the word citrus.
This is one for when you can't decide on a particular color. The color name Paris green comes to us from an extremely toxic powder of the same name that was once used to kill rats in Paris. The powder itself ranged in color from pale to deep hues of green, depending on how finely it was ground.
It has also been used as an insecticide, wood preservative and pigment! Brunswick green originally referred to green pigments formed from copper compounds, but it now can refer to any of the very dark hues of green that resemble those pigments.
The pigment was named for the city in which it was first made, Brunswick or Braunschweig , Germany. Another shade of green used in British Rail passenger locomotives was erroneously called Brunswick Green , even though the railway never used the official green from Germany.
The choice shade of green for St. Patrick's Day, the color shamrock takes its name from the national emblem for Ireland. The word shamrock is from Irish word seamróg for "clover. It's unclear whether this is the shade of an actual four-leaf clover. This vibrant shade is halfway between green and chartreuse on the color wheel. Off of the color wheel, the word harlequin can refer to a comedic character in traditions of Italian theater that wore colorful clothing and diamond-patterned tights.
The term can also be used to refer to snakes with bright, diamond-pattern scales. The word comes from the Old French term halequin , meaning "a malevolent spirit. This is our only shade of green that's an eponym a word based on or derived from a person's name.
His green, which he invented to suit the particular shade he needed, is a combination of Prussian blue and gamboge, a deep yellow shade, and continues to be favored by watercolorists. Everything After Z by Dictionary. Green or emerald green? Celadon Is the green you're looking at more of a céladon? Chartreuse This name comes to us from a group of Carthusian French monks who concocted an aromatic liqueur, light green with a yellowish tinge in color.
Jade Jade is a shade of green varying from bluish green to yellowish green that takes its name from the ornamental stone highly prized for carvings and jewelry. Kelly green Kelly green is a strong and vibrant yellow green. Mint The color name mint is borrowed from the name of the bright green aromatic plant. Olive Olive is an ocher green or dull yellow green, like an unripe olive fruit. Myrtle Myrtle green is a dark green with a bluish tinge. Hunter green Hunter green , sometimes called hunter's green , is a dark green with a yellowish cast.
Citron Citron is a grayish-green yellow color. A rarer type of citrus with a thick rind is also called a citron! Paris green The color name Paris green comes to us from an extremely toxic powder of the same name that was once used to kill rats in Paris. Brunswick green Brunswick green originally referred to green pigments formed from copper compounds, but it now can refer to any of the very dark hues of green that resemble those pigments. Shamrock The choice shade of green for St.
Harlequin This vibrant shade is halfway between green and chartreuse on the color wheel. Hooker's green This is our only shade of green that's an eponym a word based on or derived from a person's name.
Color dark mint green. Convert RGB color named dark mint green to Hex, Pantone, HSL, HSV, HSB, JSON. #98ff98 Color Information. Information; Conversion; Schemes; Alternatives; Preview; Shades and Tints; Tones; Blindness Simulator; In a RGB color space, hex #98ff98 (also known as Mint green) is composed of % red, % green and % blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of % cyan, 0% magenta, % yellow and 0% black. Mint green is a pale tint of green that resembles the color of mint green pigment, and was a popular color in the s, and s. This is also known as Pale Green.