#768198 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Slate Gray

What is hex #768198 Color?

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The color name of hex code #768198 is Light Slate Gray. The RGB values are (118, 129, 152) which means it is composed of 30% red, 32% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:22 M:15 Y:0 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #768198 has a hue of 221°, 22% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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 #768198 Color Codes

Color NameLight Slate Gray
RGB Values(118, 129, 152)
CMYK Values(22%, 15%, 0%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(221°, 22%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#897E67 [Shadow]
Closest Pantone®7544 C
Closest RAL7000 [Squirrel grey]
Complementary Color#988D76 [Cinereous]
#768198 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#858585
Desaturated#878787
Weighted Average (Most Common)#808080
Weighted Average (Luma)#808080
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B6B6B6

Hex #768198 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 768198. Complementary color is 988D76

Complementary Palette

The complement of #768198 is #988D76 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 #768198 color is offered by #988D76. 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 (768198, 7C7698 and 769298)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #768198 are #7C7698 and #769298, called Rhythm and Light Slate Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #768198 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 (768198, 987C76 and 929876)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #768198 are #987C76 (Bazaar) and #929876 (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.

Triadic color palette with (768198, 987681 and 819876)

Triadic Palette

#768198 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #987681 (Bazaar) and #819876 (Artichoke) along with #768198, 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 (768198, 987681, 988D76 and 76988D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #768198 has #987681 (Bazaar), #988D76 (Cinereous) and #76988D (Dolphin Gray). 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 (768198, 987692, 988D76 and 76987C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #768198 contains #987692 (Mountbatten Pink), #988D76 (Cinereous) and #76987C (Oxley). 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 #768198 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #768198 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.

#768198 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 768198

    Light Slate Gray 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.