#3C8C7D Hex Code

Color Name: Illuminating Emerald

What is hex #3C8C7D Color?

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The color name of hex code #3C8C7D is Illuminating Emerald. The RGB values are (60, 140, 125) which means it is composed of 18% red, 43% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:57 M:0 Y:11 K:45. In the HSV/HSB scale, #3C8C7D has a hue of 169°, 57% 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 #3C8C7D Color Codes

Color NameIlluminating Emerald
RGB Values(60, 140, 125)
CMYK Values(57%, 0%, 11%, 45%)
HSV/HSB Values(169°, 57%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#339966
Inverse Color#C37382 [Old Rose]
Closest Pantone®7475 C
Closest RAL6033 [Mint turquoise]
Complementary Color#8C3C4B [Cordovan]
#3C8C7D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#727272
Weighted Average (Luma)#7A7A7A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B2B2B2

Hex #3C8C7D Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 3C8C7D. Complementary color is 8C3C4B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #3C8C7D is #8C3C4B which is called Cordovan. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #3C8C7D color is offered by #8C3C4B. 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 (3C8C7D, 3C738C and 3C8C55)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #3C8C7D are #3C738C and #3C8C55, called Teal Blue and Sea Green, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #3C8C7D 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.

3C8C7D 3C738C 3C8C55
Split Complementary color palette with (3C8C7D, 8C3C73 and 8C553C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #3C8C7D are #8C3C73 (Twilight Lavender) and #8C553C (Milk Chocolate). 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.

3C8C7D 8C3C73 8C553C
Triadic color palette with (3C8C7D, 7D3C8C and 8C7D3C)

Triadic Palette

#3C8C7D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7D3C8C (Cadmium Violet) and #8C7D3C (Old Moss Green) along with #3C8C7D, 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 (3C8C7D, 7D3C8C, 8C3C4B and 4B8C3C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #3C8C7D has #7D3C8C (Cadmium Violet), #8C3C4B (Cordovan) and #4B8C3C (May 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.

3C8C7D 7D3C8C 8C3C4B 4B8C3C
Square color palette with (3C8C7D, 553C8C, 8C3C4B and 738C3C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #3C8C7D contains #553C8C (Blue-Magenta Violet), #8C3C4B (Cordovan) and #738C3C (Palm Leaf). 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.

3C8C7D 553C8C 8C3C4B 738C3C
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Hex #3C8C7D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #3C8C7D 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 3C8C7D Color


  • Transparent 63A39763A397
  • Transparent 77AFA477AFA4
  • Transparent 8ABAB18ABAB1
  • Transparent 9EC6BE9EC6BE
  • Transparent B1D1CBB1D1CB
  • Transparent C5DDD8C5DDD8
  • Transparent D8E8E5D8E8E5
  • Transparent ECF4F2ECF4F2


  • Transparent 4A8A7E4A8A7E
  • Transparent 50887E50887E
  • Transparent 57877E57877E
  • Transparent 5E867F5E867F
  • Transparent 65857F65857F
  • Transparent 6C847F6C847F
  • Transparent 72827F72827F
  • Transparent 798180798180


  • Transparent 307064307064
  • Transparent 2A62582A6258
  • Transparent 24544B24544B
  • Transparent 1E463F1E463F
  • Transparent 183832183832
  • Transparent 122A26122A26
  • Transparent 0C1C190C1C19
  • Transparent 060E0D060E0D

#3C8C7D Color Patterns

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    #3C8C7D Houndstooth Pattern

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    #3C8C7D Plaid Pattern

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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.