#68858A Hex Code

Color Name: Steel Teal

What is hex #68858A Color?

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The color name of hex code #68858A is Steel Teal. The RGB values are (104, 133, 138) which means it is composed of 28% red, 35% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:25 M:4 Y:0 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, #68858A has a hue of 189°, 25% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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 #68858A Color Codes

Color NameSteel Teal
RGB Values(104, 133, 138)
CMYK Values(25%, 4%, 0%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(189°, 25%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#977A75 [Bazaar]
Closest Pantone®7544 C
Closest RAL5014 [Pigeon blue]
Complementary Color#8A6D68 [Shadow]
#68858A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7D7D7D
Desaturated#797979
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7D7D7D
Weighted Average (Luma)#7F7F7F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B5B5B5

Hex #68858A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 68858A. Complementary color is 8A6D68

Complementary Palette

The complement of #68858A is #8A6D68 which is called Shadow. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #68858A color is offered by #8A6D68. 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 (68858A, 68748A and 688A7E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #68858A are #68748A and #688A7E, called Slate Gray and AuroMetalSaurus, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #68858A 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 (68858A, 8A6874 and 8A7E68)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #68858A are #8A6874 (Mauve Taupe) and #8A7E68 (Shadow). 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 (68858A, 8A6885 and 858A68)

Triadic Palette

#68858A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8A6885 (Chinese Violet) and #858A68 (Camouflage Green) along with #68858A, 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 (68858A, 8A6885, 8A6D68 and 688A6D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #68858A has #8A6885 (Chinese Violet), #8A6D68 (Shadow) and #688A6D (Russian 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 (68858A, 7E688A, 8A6D68 and 748A68)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #68858A contains #7E688A (Chinese Violet), #8A6D68 (Shadow) and #748A68 (Camouflage 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #68858A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #68858A 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.

#68858A Color Patterns

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    Steel Teal Gingham Checks

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    Steel Teal Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Steel Teal Polka Dots Pattern

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    Steel Teal Honeycomb Pattern

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    Steel Teal Leaves Pattern

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    Steel Teal Houndstooth Pattern

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    Steel Teal Trellis Pattern

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    Steel Teal 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.