#6C7C88 Hex Code

Color Name: AuroMetalSaurus

What is hex #6C7C88 Color?

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The color name of hex code #6C7C88 is AuroMetalSaurus. The RGB values are (108, 124, 136) which means it is composed of 29% red, 34% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:21 M:9 Y:0 K:47. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6C7C88 has a hue of 206°, 21% 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 #6C7C88 Color Codes

Color NameAuroMetalSaurus
RGB Values(108, 124, 136)
CMYK Values(21%, 9%, 0%, 47%)
HSV/HSB Values(206°, 21%, 53%)
Closest Web Safe#666699
Inverse Color#938377 [Cinereous]
Closest Pantone®444 C
Closest RAL5014 [Pigeon blue]
Complementary Color#88786C [Shadow]
#6C7C88 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7B7B7B
Desaturated#7A7A7A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#797979
Weighted Average (Luma)#797979
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B1B1B1

Hex #6C7C88 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6C7C88. Complementary color is 88786C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6C7C88 is #88786C 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 #6C7C88 color is offered by #88786C. 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 (6C7C88, 6C6E88 and 6C8886)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6C7C88 are #6C6E88 and #6C8886, called AuroMetalSaurus and AuroMetalSaurus, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6C7C88 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 (6C7C88, 886C6E and 88866C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6C7C88 are #886C6E (Mauve Taupe) and #88866C (Camouflage Green). 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 (6C7C88, 886C7C and 7C886C)

Triadic Palette

#6C7C88 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #886C7C (Old Lavender) and #7C886C (Camouflage Green) along with #6C7C88, 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 (6C7C88, 886C7C, 88786C and 6C8878)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6C7C88 has #886C7C (Old Lavender), #88786C (Shadow) and #6C8878 (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.

Square color palette with (6C7C88, 866C88, 88786C and 6E886C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6C7C88 contains #866C88 (Chinese Violet), #88786C (Shadow) and #6E886C (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 #6C7C88 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6C7C88 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.

#6C7C88 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 6C7C88

    AuroMetalSaurus 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.