#338871 Hex Code

Color Name: Illuminating Emerald

What is hex #338871 Color?

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The color name of hex code #338871 is Illuminating Emerald. The RGB values are (51, 136, 113) which means it is composed of 17% red, 45% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:63 M:0 Y:17 K:47. In the HSV/HSB scale, #338871 has a hue of 164°, 63% saturation and a brightness value of 53%.
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.

Hex #338871 Color Codes

Color NameIlluminating Emerald
RGB Values(51, 136, 113)
CMYK Values(63%, 0%, 17%, 47%)
HSV/HSB Values(164°, 63%, 53%)
Closest Web Safe#339966
Inverse Color#CC778E [Charm]
Closest Pantone®7475 C
Closest RAL6033 [Mint turquoise]
Complementary Color#88334A [Solid Pink]
#338871 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#646464
Desaturated#5E5E5E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Luma)#747474
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#AEAEAE

Hex #338871 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 338871. Complementary color is 88334A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #338871 is #88334A which is called Solid Pink. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #338871 color is offered by #88334A. 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.

Analogous color palette with (338871, 337588 and 338847)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #338871 are #337588 and #338847, called Teal Blue and Sea Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #338871 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (338871, 883375 and 884733)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #338871 are #883375 (Violet (Crayola)) and #884733 (Chestnut). 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.

Triadic color palette with (338871, 713388 and 887133)

Triadic Palette

#338871 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #713388 (Maximum Purple) and #887133 (Spanish Bistre) along with #338871, 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.

Tetradic color palette with (338871, 713388, 88334A and 4A8833)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #338871 has #713388 (Maximum Purple), #88334A (Solid Pink) and #4A8833 (Sap Green). 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.

Square color palette with (338871, 473388, 88334A and 758833)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #338871 contains #473388 (Dark Slate Blue), #88334A (Solid Pink) and #758833 (Olive Drab (#3)). 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #338871 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #338871 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.

#338871 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 338871

    Illuminating Emerald plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.