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Heather Color

HEX #717584 / RGB (113, 117, 132)

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What is Heather Color?

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Heather has the hex code #717584. The equivalent RGB values are (113, 117, 132), which means it is composed of 31% red, 32% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:15 M:11 Y:0 K:48. In the HSV/HSB scale, Heather has a hue of 227°, 14% saturation and a brightness value of 52%.
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.

Should be gray The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Heather 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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Heather Color Codes

Hex Code#717584
RGB Values(113, 117, 132)
CMYK Values(15%, 11%, 0%, 48%)
HSV/HSB Values(227°, 14%, 52%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#8E8A7B [Middle Grey]
Closest Pantone®444 C
Closest RAL4012 [Pearl blackberry]
Complementary Color#848071 [Camouflage Green]
Heather Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#797979
Weighted Average (Most Common)#757575
Weighted Average (Luma)#757575
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AFAFAF

Heather Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 717584. Complementary color is 848071

Complementary Palette

The complement of Heather is Camouflage Green with the hex code #848071. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #717584 color is offered by #848071. 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 (717584, 777184 and 717F84)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Heather (#717584) are Old Lavender (#777184) and AuroMetalSaurus (#717F84). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Heather 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 (717584, 847771 and 7F8471)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Heather (#717584) are #847771 (Sonic Silver) and #7F8471 (Camouflage Green). 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 (717584, 847175 and 758471)

Triadic Palette

Heather triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #847175 (Old Lavender) and #758471 (Smoke) along with #717584 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 (717584, 847175, 848071 and 718480)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Heather has four colors - #847175 (Old Lavender), #848071 (Camouflage Green) and #718480 (AuroMetalSaurus) in addition to the base color (#717584). 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 (717584, 84717F, 848071 and 718477)

Square Palette

Heather square color palette has #84717F (Rocket Metallic), #848071 (Camouflage Green) and #718477 (Smoke). 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

Heather Color Rainbow Palette

Our Heather 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 Heather Color


  • Transparent 8D919D8D919D
  • Transparent 9C9EA99C9EA9
  • Transparent AAACB5AAACB5
  • Transparent B8BAC2B8BAC2
  • Transparent C6C8CEC6C8CE
  • Transparent D4D6DAD4D6DA
  • Transparent E3E3E6E3E3E6
  • Transparent F1F1F3F1F1F3


  • Transparent 747783747783
  • Transparent 767883767883
  • Transparent 777982777982
  • Transparent 797B82797B82
  • Transparent 7A7C827A7C82
  • Transparent 7C7D817C7D81
  • Transparent 7D7E817D7E81
  • Transparent 7F7F807F7F80


  • Transparent 5A5E6A5A5E6A
  • Transparent 4F525C4F525C
  • Transparent 44464F44464F
  • Transparent 393B42393B42
  • Transparent 2D2F352D2F35
  • Transparent 222328222328
  • Transparent 17171A17171A
  • Transparent 0B0C0D0B0C0D

Heather Color Patterns

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    Heather Gingham Checks

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    Heather Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Heather Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Heather Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Heather Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Heather Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Heather Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Heather Plaid Pattern

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