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Cyclamen Color

HEX #876D8C / RGB (135, 109, 140)

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What is Cyclamen Color?

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Cyclamen has the hex code #876D8C. The equivalent RGB values are (135, 109, 140), which means it is composed of 35% red, 28% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:4 M:22 Y:0 K:45. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cyclamen has a hue of 290°, 22% saturation and a brightness value of 55%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 320 50 20, Cyclamen hex code is #876D8C with equivalent RGB (135, 109, 140). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Cyclamen's CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Cyclamen Color Codes

Hex Code#876D8C
RGB Values(135, 109, 140)
CMYK Values(4%, 22%, 0%, 45%)
HSV/HSB Values(290°, 22%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#789273 [Xanadu]
Closest Pantone®7661 C
Closest RAL4001 [Red lilac]
Complementary Color#728C6D [Camouflage Green]
Cyclamen Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#808080
Weighted Average (Most Common)#787878
Weighted Average (Luma)#757575
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AEAEAE

Cyclamen Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 876D8C. Complementary color is 728C6D

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cyclamen is Camouflage Green with the hex code #728C6D. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #876D8C color is offered by #728C6D. 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 (876D8C, 8C6D82 and 786D8C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cyclamen (#876D8C) are Chinese Violet (#8C6D82) and Rhythm (#786D8C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cyclamen 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 (876D8C, 828C6D and 6D8C78)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cyclamen (#876D8C) are #828C6D (Camouflage Green) and #6D8C78 (Xanadu). 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 (876D8C, 8C876D and 6D8C87)

Triadic Palette

Cyclamen triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8C876D (Middle Grey) and #6D8C87 (Steel Teal) along with #876D8C 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 (876D8C, 8C876D, 728C6D and 6D728C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cyclamen has four colors - #8C876D (Middle Grey), #728C6D (Camouflage Green) and #6D728C (Rhythm) in addition to the base color (#876D8C). 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 (876D8C, 8C786D, 728C6D and 6D828C)

Square Palette

Cyclamen square color palette has #8C786D (Shadow), #728C6D (Camouflage Green) and #6D828C (Slate Gray). 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

Cyclamen Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cyclamen 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 Cyclamen Color


  • Transparent 9F8AA39F8AA3
  • Transparent AB99AFAB99AF
  • Transparent B7A7BAB7A7BA
  • Transparent C3B6C6C3B6C6
  • Transparent CFC5D1CFC5D1
  • Transparent DBD3DDDBD3DD
  • Transparent E7E2E8E7E2E8
  • Transparent F3F0F4F3F0F4


  • Transparent 86718A86718A
  • Transparent 857388857388
  • Transparent 847587847587
  • Transparent 847786847786
  • Transparent 837885837885
  • Transparent 827A84827A84
  • Transparent 817C82817C82
  • Transparent 817E81817E81


  • Transparent 6C57706C5770
  • Transparent 5F4C625F4C62
  • Transparent 514154514154
  • Transparent 443746443746
  • Transparent 362C38362C38
  • Transparent 29212A29212A
  • Transparent 1B161C1B161C
  • Transparent 0E0B0E0E0B0E

Cyclamen Color Patterns

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    Cyclamen Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Cyclamen Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cyclamen Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cyclamen Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cyclamen Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cyclamen Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cyclamen Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cyclamen Plaid Pattern

Cyclamen Color Interior Ideas

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