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Dark Flesh Color

HEX #BA8D87 / RGB (186, 141, 135)

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What is Dark Flesh Color?

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Dark Flesh has the hex code #BA8D87. The equivalent RGB values are (186, 141, 135), which means it is composed of 40% red, 31% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:24 Y:27 K:27. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dark Flesh has a hue of 7°, 27% saturation and a brightness value of 73%.
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.

Dark Flesh is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the Dark Flesh CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Dark Flesh Color Codes

Hex Code#BA8D87
RGB Values(186, 141, 135)
CMYK Values(0%, 24%, 27%, 27%)
HSV/HSB Values(7°, 27%, 73%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#457278 [Hooker's Green]
Closest Pantone®7613 C
Closest RAL1019 [Grey beige]
Complementary Color#87B4BA [Pewter Blue]
Dark Flesh Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Luma)#969696
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C3C3C3

Dark Flesh Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BA8D87. Complementary color is 87B4BA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dark Flesh is Pewter Blue with the hex code #87B4BA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BA8D87 color is offered by #87B4BA. 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 (BA8D87, BAA787 and BA879B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dark Flesh (#BA8D87) are Ecru (#BAA787) and English Lavender (#BA879B). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dark Flesh 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 (BA8D87, 87BAA7 and 879BBA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dark Flesh (#BA8D87) are #87BAA7 (Eton Blue) and #879BBA (Pewter Blue). 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 (BA8D87, 87BA8D and 8D87BA)

Triadic Palette

Dark Flesh triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #87BA8D (Dark Sea Green) and #8D87BA (Lavender Purple) along with #BA8D87 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 (BA8D87, 87BA8D, 87B4BA and BA87B4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dark Flesh has four colors - #87BA8D (Dark Sea Green), #87B4BA (Pewter Blue) and #BA87B4 (African Violet) in addition to the base color (#BA8D87). 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 (BA8D87, 9BBA87, 87B4BA and A787BA)

Square Palette

Dark Flesh square color palette has #9BBA87 (Dark Sea Green), #87B4BA (Pewter Blue) and #A787BA (African Violet). 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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Dark Flesh Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dark Flesh 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 Dark Flesh Color


  • Transparent C8A49FC8A49F
  • Transparent CFAFABCFAFAB
  • Transparent D6BBB7D6BBB7
  • Transparent DDC6C3DDC6C3
  • Transparent E3D1CFE3D1CF
  • Transparent EADDDBEADDDB
  • Transparent F1E8E7F1E8E7
  • Transparent F8F4F3F8F4F3


  • Transparent AE8A86AE8A86
  • Transparent A98985A98985
  • Transparent A38884A38884
  • Transparent 9D87849D8784
  • Transparent 978583978583
  • Transparent 918482918482
  • Transparent 8C83818C8381
  • Transparent 868181868181


  • Transparent 95716C95716C
  • Transparent 82635F82635F
  • Transparent 705551705551
  • Transparent 5D47445D4744
  • Transparent 4A38364A3836
  • Transparent 382A29382A29
  • Transparent 251C1B251C1B
  • Transparent 130E0E130E0E

Dark Flesh Color Patterns

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    Dark Flesh Gingham Checks

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    Dark Flesh Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Flesh Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Flesh Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Flesh Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Flesh Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Flesh Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dark Flesh Plaid Pattern

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