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Hunter Green


hunter green

HEX: #355E3B
HSV: (120°, 45%, 45%)
RGB: rgb(53, 94, 59)
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. Some hunters still wear hunter green clothing or hunter green bandanas.

The first recorded use of hunter green as a color name in English was in 1892.

Hunter green has been the official primary color of the Green Bay Packers since 1957, the New York Jets from 1998 to 2019, 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.e., looking for a daddy-boy relationship.

Prison uniforms issued by the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision are colored hunter green.

Prison uniforms issued by the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision are colored hunter green.

New York City uses hunter green on its construction site fences.