#6F7E8E Hex Code

Color Name: Slate Gray

What is hex #6F7E8E Color?

Slate Gray (Hex code: 6F7E8E) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #6F7E8E is Slate Gray. The RGB values are (111, 126, 142) which means it is composed of 29% red, 33% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:22 M:11 Y:0 K:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6F7E8E has a hue of 211°, 22% saturation and a brightness value of 56%.
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 #6F7E8E Color Codes

Color NameSlate Gray
RGB Values(111, 126, 142)
CMYK Values(22%, 11%, 0%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(211°, 22%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#908171 [Cinereous]
Closest Pantone®7544 C
Closest RAL5014 [Pigeon blue]
Complementary Color#8E7F6F [Cinereous]
#6F7E8E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7E7E7E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Luma)#7C7C7C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B3B3B3

Hex #6F7E8E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6F7E8E. Complementary color is 8E7F6F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6F7E8E is #8E7F6F which is called Cinereous. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6F7E8E color is offered by #8E7F6F. 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 (6F7E8E, 706F8E and 6F8E8E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6F7E8E are #706F8E and #6F8E8E, called Rhythm and Slate Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6F7E8E 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (6F7E8E, 8E706F and 8E8E6F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6F7E8E are #8E706F (Bazaar) and #8E8E6F (Artichoke). 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 (6F7E8E, 8E6F7E and 7E8E6F)

Triadic Palette

#6F7E8E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8E6F7E (Bazaar) and #7E8E6F (Camouflage Green) along with #6F7E8E, 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 (6F7E8E, 8E6F7E, 8E7F6F and 6F8E7F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6F7E8E has #8E6F7E (Bazaar), #8E7F6F (Cinereous) and #6F8E7F (Xanadu). 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.

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Square color palette with (6F7E8E, 8E6F8E, 8E7F6F and 6F8E70)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6F7E8E contains #8E6F8E (Mountbatten Pink), #8E7F6F (Cinereous) and #6F8E70 (Xanadu). 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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Hex #6F7E8E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6F7E8E 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 6F7E8E Color


  • Transparent 8C98A58C98A5
  • Transparent 9AA5B09AA5B0
  • Transparent A9B2BBA9B2BB
  • Transparent B7BFC7B7BFC7
  • Transparent C5CBD2C5CBD2
  • Transparent D4D8DDD4D8DD
  • Transparent E2E5E8E2E5E8
  • Transparent F1F2F4F1F2F4


  • Transparent 727E8B727E8B
  • Transparent 747F8A747F8A
  • Transparent 767F88767F88
  • Transparent 787F87787F87
  • Transparent 797F86797F86
  • Transparent 7B7F847B7F84
  • Transparent 7D80837D8083
  • Transparent 7E80817E8081


  • Transparent 596572596572
  • Transparent 4E58634E5863
  • Transparent 434C55434C55
  • Transparent 383F47383F47
  • Transparent 2C32392C3239
  • Transparent 21262B21262B
  • Transparent 16191C16191C
  • Transparent 0B0D0E0B0D0E

#6F7E8E Color Patterns

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    #6F7E8E Houndstooth Pattern

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    #6F7E8E 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.