Why icon of instance is not green in SSMS

In SQL Server Management Studio, on object explorer side, sometime sign is green and for some machines its white. WHY?

objectexp_ssms

White Sign: This is a symptom of not being in the local “Administrators” group on the Windows Server hosting SQL Server.   Only local administrators can manage the services on the server.

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