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Chinese Teal Color

HEX #338091 / RGB (51, 128, 145)

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What is Chinese Teal Color?

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Chinese Teal has the hex code #338091. The equivalent RGB values are (51, 128, 145), which means it is composed of 16% red, 40% green and 45% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:65 M:12 Y:0 K:43. In the HSV/HSB scale, Chinese Teal has a hue of 191°, 65% saturation and a brightness value of 57%.
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.

Chinese Teal color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Chinese Teal can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Chinese Teal Color Codes

Hex Code#338091
RGB Values(51, 128, 145)
CMYK Values(65%, 12%, 0%, 43%)
HSV/HSB Values(191°, 65%, 57%)
Closest Web Safe#339999
Inverse Color#CC7F6E [Copper (Crayola)]
Closest Pantone®7698 C
Closest RAL5018 [Turquoise blue]
Complementary Color#914433 [Chestnut]
Chinese Teal Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6B6B6B
Weighted Average (Luma)#717171
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ACACAC

Chinese Teal Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 338091. Complementary color is 914433

Complementary Palette

The complement of Chinese Teal is Chestnut with the hex code #914433. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #338091 color is offered by #914433. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (338091, 335191 and 339173)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Chinese Teal (#338091) are Chinese Blue (#335191) and Illuminating Emerald (#339173). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Chinese Teal 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (338091, 913351 and 917333)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Chinese Teal (#338091) are #913351 (Quinacridone Magenta) and #917333 (Metallic Sunburst). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (338091, 913380 and 809133)

Triadic Palette

Chinese Teal triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #913380 (Violet (Crayola)) and #809133 (Old Moss Green) along with #338091 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (338091, 913380, 914433 and 339144)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Chinese Teal has four colors - #913380 (Violet (Crayola)), #914433 (Chestnut) and #339144 (Sea Green) in addition to the base color (#338091). 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.

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Square color palette with (338091, 733391, 914433 and 519133)

Square Palette

Chinese Teal square color palette has #733391 (Purple Heart), #914433 (Chestnut) and #519133 (Maximum Green). 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.

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Rainbow color

Chinese Teal Color Rainbow Palette

Our Chinese Teal 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Chinese Teal Color


  • Transparent 5C99A75C99A7
  • Transparent 70A6B270A6B2
  • Transparent 85B3BD85B3BD
  • Transparent 99C0C899C0C8
  • Transparent ADCCD3ADCCD3
  • Transparent C2D9DEC2D9DE
  • Transparent D6E6E9D6E6E9
  • Transparent EBF2F4EBF2F4


  • Transparent 42808E42808E
  • Transparent 4A808C4A808C
  • Transparent 52808A52808A
  • Transparent 5A80895A8089
  • Transparent 618087618087
  • Transparent 698085698085
  • Transparent 718083718083
  • Transparent 788082788082


  • Transparent 296674296674
  • Transparent 245A66245A66
  • Transparent 1F4D571F4D57
  • Transparent 1A40491A4049
  • Transparent 14333A14333A
  • Transparent 0F262C0F262C
  • Transparent 0A1A1D0A1A1D
  • Transparent 050D0F050D0F

Chinese Teal Color Patterns

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    Chinese Teal Gingham Checks

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    Chinese Teal Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Chinese Teal Polka Dots Pattern

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    Chinese Teal Honeycomb Pattern

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    Chinese Teal Leaves Pattern

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    Chinese Teal Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese Teal Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Chinese Teal Plaid Pattern

Chinese Teal Color Interior Ideas

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