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#778899 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Slate Gray

What is hex #778899 Color?

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The color name of hex code #778899 is Light Slate Gray. The RGB values are (119, 136, 153) which means it is composed of 29% red, 33% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:22 M:11 Y:0 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #778899 has a hue of 210°, 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.

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Hex #778899 Color Codes

Color NameLight Slate Gray
RGB Values(119, 136, 153)
CMYK Values(22%, 11%, 0%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(210°, 22%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#887766 [Shadow]
Closest Pantone®7544 C
Closest RAL7000 [Squirrel grey]
Complementary Color#998877 [Cinereous]
#778899 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#858585
Weighted Average (Luma)#868686
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B9B9B9

Hex #778899 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 778899. Complementary color is 998877

Complementary Palette

The complement of #778899 is #998877 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 #778899 color is offered by #998877. 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 (778899, 777799 and 779999)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #778899 are #777799 and #779999, called Rhythm and Desaturated Cyan, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #778899 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 (778899, 997777 and 999977)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #778899 are #997777 (Bazaar) and #999977 (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 (778899, 997788 and 889977)

Triadic Palette

#778899 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #997788 (Mountbatten Pink) and #889977 (Artichoke) along with #778899, 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 (778899, 997788, 998877 and 779988)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #778899 has #997788 (Mountbatten Pink), #998877 (Cinereous) and #779988 (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.

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Square color palette with (778899, 997799, 998877 and 779977)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #778899 contains #997799 (Mountbatten Pink), #998877 (Cinereous) and #779977 (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.

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Hex #778899 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #778899 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 778899 Color


  • Transparent 92A0AD92A0AD
  • Transparent A0ACB8A0ACB8
  • Transparent ADB8C2ADB8C2
  • Transparent BBC4CCBBC4CC
  • Transparent C9CFD6C9CFD6
  • Transparent D6DBE0D6DBE0
  • Transparent E4E7EBE4E7EB
  • Transparent F1F3F5F1F3F5


  • Transparent 798694798694
  • Transparent 7A86927A8692
  • Transparent 7B858F7B858F
  • Transparent 7C848D7C848D
  • Transparent 7C838A7C838A
  • Transparent 7D82887D8288
  • Transparent 7E82857E8285
  • Transparent 7F81837F8183


  • Transparent 5F6D7A5F6D7A
  • Transparent 535F6B535F6B
  • Transparent 47525C47525C
  • Transparent 3C444D3C444D
  • Transparent 30363D30363D
  • Transparent 24292E24292E
  • Transparent 181B1F181B1F
  • Transparent 0C0E0F0C0E0F

#778899 Color Patterns

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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.