HEX #9F8170 / RGB (159, 129, 112)


What is Beaver Color?

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Beaver has the hex code #9F8170. The equivalent RGB values are (159, 129, 112), which means it is composed of 40% red, 32% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:19 Y:30 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, Beaver has a hue of 22°, 30% saturation and a brightness value of 62%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Formulated in 1998, beaver is a dull light brown color. The color is named after the beaver animal and can be applied to a web page with HTMl and/or CSS code by its hex, RGB, CMYK or HSB color values.

Beaver Color Codes

Hex Code#9F8170
RGB Values(159, 129, 112)
CMYK Values(0%, 19%, 30%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(22°, 30%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#607E8F [Steel Teal]
Closest Pantone®7614 C
Closest RAL7034 [Yellow grey]
Complementary Color#708E9F [Shadow Blue]
Beaver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#858585
Weighted Average (Most Common)#888888
Weighted Average (Luma)#868686
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BABABA

Beaver Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9F8170. Complementary color is 708E9F

Complementary Palette

The complement of Beaver is Shadow Blue with the hex code #708E9F. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9F8170 color is offered by #708E9F. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (9F8170, 9F9970 and 9F7077)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Beaver (#9F8170) are Artichoke (#9F9970) and Burnished Brown (#9F7077). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Beaver with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (9F8170, 709F99 and 70779F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Beaver (#9F8170) are #709F99 (Desaturated Cyan) and #70779F (Rhythm). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (9F8170, 709F81 and 81709F)

Triadic Palette

Beaver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #709F81 (Oxley) and #81709F (Rhythm) along with #9F8170 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (9F8170, 709F81, 708E9F and 9F708E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Beaver has four colors - #709F81 (Oxley), #708E9F (Shadow Blue) and #9F708E (Mountbatten Pink) in addition to the base color (#9F8170). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (9F8170, 779F70, 708E9F and 99709F)

Square Palette

Beaver square color palette has #779F70 (Oxley), #708E9F (Shadow Blue) and #99709F (Mountbatten Pink). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Beaver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Beaver rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Beaver Color


  • Transparent B29A8D#B29A8D
  • Transparent BCA79B#BCA79B
  • Transparent C5B3A9#C5B3A9
  • Transparent CFC0B8#CFC0B8
  • Transparent D9CDC6#D9CDC6
  • Transparent E2D9D4#E2D9D4
  • Transparent ECE6E2#ECE6E2
  • Transparent F5F2F1#F5F2F1


  • Transparent 998173#998173
  • Transparent 968175#968175
  • Transparent 938176#938176
  • Transparent 908178#908178
  • Transparent 8C807A#8C807A
  • Transparent 89807B#89807B
  • Transparent 86807D#86807D
  • Transparent 83807E#83807E


  • Transparent 7F675A#7F675A
  • Transparent 6F5A4E#6F5A4E
  • Transparent 5F4D43#5F4D43
  • Transparent 504138#504138
  • Transparent 40342D#40342D
  • Transparent 302722#302722
  • Transparent 201A16#201A16
  • Transparent 100D0B#100D0B

Beaver Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Beaver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Beaver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Beaver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Beaver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Beaver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Beaver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Beaver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Beaver Plaid Pattern

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