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#14798B Hex Code

Color Name: Metallic Seaweed

What is hex #14798B Color?

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The color name of hex code #14798B is Metallic Seaweed. The RGB values are (20, 121, 139) which means it is composed of 7% red, 43% green and 50% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:86 M:13 Y:0 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, #14798B has a hue of 189°, 86% 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.

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Hex #14798B Color Codes

Color NameMetallic Seaweed
RGB Values(20, 121, 139)
CMYK Values(86%, 13%, 0%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(189°, 86%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#006699
Inverse Color#EB8674 [Middle Red]
Closest Pantone®2237 C
Closest RAL5018 [Turquoise blue]
Complementary Color#8B2614 [Kobe]
#14798B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5D5D5D
Weighted Average (Luma)#656565
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A3A3A3

Hex #14798B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 14798B. Complementary color is 8B2614

Complementary Palette

The complement of #14798B is #8B2614 which is called Kobe. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #14798B color is offered by #8B2614. 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.

14798B 8B2614
Analogous color palette with (14798B, 143E8B and 148B62)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #14798B are #143E8B and #148B62, called Yale Blue and Deep Green-Cyan Turquoise, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #14798B with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

14798B 143E8B 148B62
Split Complementary color palette with (14798B, 8B143E and 8B6214)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #14798B are #8B143E (Violet-Red) and #8B6214 (Golden Brown). 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.

14798B 8B143E 8B6214
Triadic color palette with (14798B, 8B1479 and 798B14)

Triadic Palette

#14798B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8B1479 (Philippine Violet) and #798B14 (Olive Drab (#3)) along with #14798B, our main color, 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 (14798B, 8B1479, 8B2614 and 148B26)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #14798B has #8B1479 (Philippine Violet), #8B2614 (Kobe) and #148B26 (Forest Green (Web)). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

14798B 8B1479 8B2614 148B26
Square color palette with (14798B, 62148B, 8B2614 and 3E8B14)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #14798B contains #62148B (Metallic Violet), #8B2614 (Kobe) and #3E8B14 (Slimy 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.

14798B 62148B 8B2614 3E8B14
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Hex #14798B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #14798B rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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 14798B Color


  • Transparent 4394A24394A2
  • Transparent 5BA1AE5BA1AE
  • Transparent 72AFB972AFB9
  • Transparent 8ABCC58ABCC5
  • Transparent A1C9D1A1C9D1
  • Transparent B9D7DCB9D7DC
  • Transparent D0E4E8D0E4E8
  • Transparent E8F2F3E8F2F3


  • Transparent 2A7A892A7A89
  • Transparent 347B88347B88
  • Transparent 3F7C873F7C87
  • Transparent 4A7D864A7D86
  • Transparent 557D84557D84
  • Transparent 607E83607E83
  • Transparent 6A7F826A7F82
  • Transparent 757F81757F81


  • Transparent 10616F10616F
  • Transparent 0E55610E5561
  • Transparent 0C49530C4953
  • Transparent 0A3D460A3D46
  • Transparent 083038083038
  • Transparent 06242A06242A
  • Transparent 04181C04181C
  • Transparent 020C0E020C0E

#14798B Color Patterns

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    #14798B Houndstooth Pattern

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    #14798B Trellis Pattern

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    #14798B Plaid Pattern

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