Erin (color)

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Erin is a color which is halfway between green and spring green on the color wheel. It is named after Erin, a poetic name for Ireland. The first written use of Erin as a color name was in 1922.

About these coordinates     Color coordinates
Hex triplet #00FF40
sRGBB  (rgb) (0, 255, 64)
HSV       (h, s, v) (135°, 100%, 100 [1]%)
Source Maerz and Paul
B: Normalized to [0–255] (byte)

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  1. ^ Maerz and Paul A Dictionary of Color New York:1930 McGraw-Hill Page 194; Color Sample of Erin Page 81 Plate 29 Color Sample F12; A deep tone of the color Erin is shown as lying half way between a deep tone of green and a deep tone of the color that is now called spring green, on the bottom row of color samples on the color plate, which represent the deeper tones of the colors between green and the color now called spring green.