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.
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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.
The color bright green is used to represent bright green environmentalism  or the Viridian design movement. The use of the term as a color name occurred at least as far back as The State of California uses this shade of green of the grass under the bear on their state flag. Fern green is a color that resembles ferns. It is a web color. Color space Color model additive subtractive Color mixing Primary color Secondary color Tertiary color intermediate Quaternary color Quinary color Aggressive color warm Receding color cool Pastel colors Color gradient. The first recorded use of Persian green as a color name in English was in
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 , 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. In the early s, a harlequin color paint was invented for automobiles that appears different colors from different angles of view. Hunter green is a color that is a representation of the color worn by hunters in the 19th century.
Most hunters began wearing the color olive drab instead of hunter green about the beginning of the 20th century. The first recorded use of hunter green as a color name in English was in Hunter green has been the official primary color of the Green Bay Packers since , the New York Jets since , one of the two official colors of Ohio University and Oswego State , and one of the two official colors of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. In the bandana code of the gay leather subculture, a hunter green bandana, if worn on the left, indicates that one is a leather daddy , whereas if a hunter green bandana is worn on the right, it indicates that one is looking for a leather daddy , i.
India green , the color of the lower band of the Indian National Flag , represents fertility and prosperity. Islamic green is the shade of green used in the Flag of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation. Green symbolizes Islam because the tribe of the prophet Muhammad had a green banner and because green represented paradise to desert dwelling bedouin tribes when they gathered at an oasis. Jade , also called jade green , is a representation of the color of the gemstone called jade , although the stone itself varies widely in hue.
The color name jade green was first used in Spanish in the form piedra de ijada in The first recorded use of jade green as a color name in English was in Kelly green is an American term. The name derives from the fact that the surname Kelly , as well as the color green, are both popular in Ireland. The use of the term as a color name occurred at least as far back as Malachite , also called malachite green , is a color that is a representation of the color of the mineral malachite.
The first recorded use of malachite green as a color name in English was in the s exact year uncertain. Midnight green sometimes called Eagle green is the official primary color of the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. Green and white are the primary school colors representing Michigan State University.
The university board of trustees officially standardized MSU green as part of a larger university branding effort, replacing a lighter green PMS used from — The official color was chosen based on the traditional darker Spartan green found on the original university varsity letter jackets and marching band jackets. Neon green is a bright tone of green used in psychedelic art and in fashion.
The conservative shade of green shown on the right, called office green , was the color designated as "green" in HTML, as opposed to the brighter X11 green. Pakistan green is a shade of dark green, used in web development and graphic design. It is also the background color of the Flag of Pakistan. Paris green is a color that ranges from pale and vivid blue green to deeper true green. It comes from the inorganic compound copper II acetoarsenite and was once a popular pigment in artists' paints. Persian green is a color used in Persian pottery and Persian carpets in Iran.
The first recorded use of Persian green as a color name in English was in The first recorded use of rifle green as a color name in English was in Rifle green is so named from the distinctive color of the uniform of rifle regiments a form of light infantry of a number of European armies, and is still used as such by rifle regiments in many Commonwealth armies, such as the Rifles and Royal Gurkha Rifles of the British Army and the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada.
That said, emissions-free highway cruising is possible; the plug-in hybrid can still reach mph if you go easy and don't push through the accelerator detent. One thing that might curb electric driving in the plug-in is a cold snap. Plug-in models also get an electric-powered engine-heat-based system that works as the primary heat source when the engine is running; Honda requires it to be run at cold temperatures below 14 degrees F.
Each of the Clarity models has a nearly identical driving interface, and the same three driving modes—Normal, Econ, and Sport.
Sport mode has quickened accelerator response and noticeably more regenerative braking. The three models are calibrated about the same for regenerative braking.
Brake blending as you approach a stoplight is superbly smooth, but at higher speeds we expected more regenerative action when we lifted off the accelerator. To pack more capacity at current cell-energy densities, would mean raising or moving the rear-seat position. Honda says that the plug-in hybrid, not yet priced, will be available nationwide. Globally, the Clarity electric will be sold only in the U. We'll see which way buyers lean when presented with Honda's green trio. Comparing what will power the cars of the future.
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