Mint Cream

This article is about the color. For the Wisconsin city, see Spring Green, Wisconsin. For the vegetable, see Spring greens.

Spring green (#00FF7F)

Spring green is a tertiary colors on the RGB color wheel.

The complementary color of spring green is rose.

Spring Green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #00FF7F
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 255, 127)
HSV       (h, s, v) (150°, 100%, 100[1]%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Displayed at right is the color spring green.

Spring green is a web color.

The first recorded use of spring green as a color name in English was in 1766.[2]

In the Crayola markers, spring green is known as sea foam green.

Crayola has a colored pencil called guppie green that is the same color as spring green


Variations of spring green

Mint cream

Mint cream
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #F5FFFA
sRGBB  (rgb) (245, 255, 250)
HSV       (h, s, v) (150°, 4%, 100%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Displayed at right is the web color mint cream, a pale pastel tint of spring green.

The color mint cream is a representation of the color of the interior of an after dinner mint (which is disc shaped with mint flavored buttercream on the inside and a chocolate coating on the outside).


Honeydew

Honeydew
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #F0FFF0
sRGBB  (rgb) (240, 255, 240)
HSV       (h, s, v) (150°, 97%, 97%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Displayed at right is the web color honeydew, a pastel tint of spring green.

The color honeydew is a representation of the color of the interior flesh of a honeydew melon.


Aquamarine

Main article: Aquamarine (color)
Aquamarine
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #7FFFD4
sRGBB  (rgb) (127, 255, 212)
HSV       (h, s, v) (160°, 50%, 100[3]%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Aquamarine is a color that is a pale bright tint of spring green toned toward cyan.

Magic mint

Magic mint
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #AAF0D1
sRGBB  (rgb) (170, 240, 209)
HSV       (h, s, v) (150°, 84%, 80%)
Source Crayola
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

At right is displayed the color magic mint, a light tint of spring green.

The color mint green is a light tint of the color mint.

This is a Crayola color formulated in 1990.

Medium spring green

Medium spring green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #00FA9A
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 250, 154)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (77, 0, 62, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (150°, 97%, 97%)
Source X11[4]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Displayed at right is the color medium spring green.

Medium spring green is a web color. It is close to but not right on the color wheel and it is a little closer to cyan than to green.

Cambridge blue

Main article: Cambridge blue
Cambridge blue
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #A3C1AD
sRGBB  (rgb) (163, 193, 173[5])
HSV       (h, s, v) (140°, 16%, 76[6][7]%)
Source [2]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

Cambridge blue is the color commonly used by sports teams from Cambridge University.[8]

This color is actually a medium tone of spring green. Spring green colors are colors with an h code (hue code) of between 135 and 165; this color has an h code of 140, putting it within the range of spring green colors on the RGB color wheel.

Caribbean green

Caribbean green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #00CC99
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 204, 153)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (100, 0, 25, 20)
HSV       (h, s, v) (165°, 100%, 80%)
Source Crayola
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color Caribbean green. This is a Crayola color formulated in 1998.

Mountain meadow

Mountain meadow
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #30BA8F
sRGBB  (rgb) (48, 186, 143)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (74, 0, 23, 27)
HSV       (h, s, v) (161°, 74%, 73[9]%)
Source Crayola
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Displayed at right is the color mountain meadow.

Mountain meadow is a Crayola crayon color formulated in 1998.

Mint

Mint leaf
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #3EB489
sRGBB  (rgb) (62, 180, 137)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (66, 0, 24, 29)
HSV       (h, s, v) (158°, 66%, 71[10]%)
Source ISCC-NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

The color mint, also known as mint leaf, is a representation of the color of ISCC-NBS Dictionary of Color Names (1955)--Color Sample of Mint Leaf (color sample #140):.

The first recorded use of mint as a color name in English was in 1920.[11]


Medium sea green

Medium sea green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #3CB371
sRGBB  (rgb) (60, 179, 113)
HSV       (h, s, v) (150°, 42%, 30%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

At right is displayed the web color medium sea green, a medium shade of spring green.

Jungle green

Main article: Jungle green
Jungle green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #29AB87
sRGBB  (rgb) (41, 171, 135)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (50, 0, 50, 2)
HSV       (h, s, v) (120°, 80%, 70%)
Source Crayola
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Displayed on the right is the color jungle green. In 1990 Crayola named and formulated the specific tone of jungle green shown at right. The first recorded use of jungle green as a name of a color in the English language was in 1926.[12]


Zomp

Zomp
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #39A78E
sRGBB  (rgb) (57, 167, 173)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (66, 0, 15, 35)
HSV       (h, s, v) (166°, 66%, 66[13]%)
Source Resene
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Displayed at right is the color zomp.

Zomp is one of the colors on the Resene Color List, a color list widely popular in Australia and New Zealand. The color "zomp" was formulated in 2007.


Persian green

Persian green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #00A693
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 166, 147)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (80, 0, 22, 0)
HSV       (h, s, v) (135°, 75%, 60%)
Source ISCC-NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Persian green is a color used in pottery and Persian carpets in Iran.

Other colors associated with Persia include Persian red and Persian blue. The color Persian green is named from the green color of some Persian pottery and is a representation of the color of the mineral malachite. It is a popular color in Iran because the color green symbolizes gardens, nature, heaven, and sanctity. The first recorded use of Persian green as a color name in English was in 1892.[14][15]

Sea green

Sea green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #2E8B57
sRGBB  (rgb) (46, 139, 87)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (81, 21, 83, 7)
HSV       (h, s, v) (146°, 67%, 55%)
Source HTML/CSS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Sea green is a shade of cyan color that resembles the sea floor as seen from the surface.

Sea green is notable for being the emblematic color of the Levellers party in the politics of 1640s England. Leveller supporters would wear a sea-green ribbon, in a similar manner to the present-day red AIDS awareness ribbon. It is also a Crayola crayon color, although the Crayola crayon color is much brighter and lighter than the color shown at right (see the List of Crayola crayon colors).


Teal

Main article: Teal
Teal
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #008080
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 128, 128)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (100, 0, 0, 50)
HSV       (h, s, v) (180°, 100%, 50%)
Source HTML/CSS[16]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Teal is displayed at right. It is a medium blue-green color that is a representation of the color of the neck coloring of a duck called the common teal.

The color teal is actually a dark tone of cyan.

Pine green

Pine green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #01796F
sRGBB  (rgb) (1, 121, 111)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (99, 0, 8, 53)
HSV       (h, s, v) (175°, 99%, 47%)
Source Crayola
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

Pine green is a rich dark shade of spring green that resembles the color of pine trees. It is an official Crayola color (since 1949) that is this exact shade in the Crayola crayon, but in the markers, it is known as crocodile green.

The color pine green is a representation of the average color of the leaves of the trees of a coniferous forest. The color pine green was originally known as pine tree. The first recorded use of pine tree as a color name in English was in 1923.[17]

Skobeloff

Skobeloff
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #007A74
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 122, 116)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (74, 0, 23, 27)
HSV       (h, s, v) (177°, 100%, 48[18]%)
Source ISCC-NBS
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color skobeloff.

The first recorded use of skobeloff as a color name in English was in 1912.[19]

Viridian

Main article: Viridian
Viridian
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #40826D
sRGBB  (rgb) (64, 130, 109)
CMYKH   (c, m, y, k) (51, 0, 16, 49)
HSV       (h, s, v) (161°, 51%, 51%)
Source Maerz and Paul[20]
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)
H: Normalized to [0–100] (hundred)

At right is displayed the color viridian, a medium tone of spring green.

The first recorded use of viridian as a color name in English was in the 1860s (exact year uncertain).[21]

Dark spring green

Dark spring green
About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #177245
sRGBB  (rgb) (23, 114, 69)
HSV       (h, s, v) (150°, 80%, 45%)
Source X11
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

At right is displayed the web color dark spring green.

Spring green in nature

  • Some guppies are colored spring green. Crayola has a colored pencil called guppie green that is exactly the same color as spring green.

Spring green in human culture

Cultural Associations

  • Spring green brings to mind the well watered vegetation of early spring, being a combination of cyan, the color of water, and green, the color of plants.

Environmentalism

Food

  • Spring greens are a cultivar of Brassica oleracea in the cultivar Acephala Group, similar to kale, in which the central leaves do not form a head or form only a very loose one.
  • Pandanus amaryllifolius is a plant which yields the pandan leaf used widely in Southeast Asian cuisine (it has a vanilla-like flavor) to make pandan cake and also Vietnamese green waffles, both of which are colored a light to bright tint of spring green.

Geography

Holidays

See also

  • List of colors

References

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