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#7A87A6 Hex Code

Color Name: Shadow Blue

What is hex #7A87A6 Color?

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The color name of hex code #7A87A6 is Shadow Blue. The RGB values are (122, 135, 166) which means it is composed of 29% red, 32% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:27 M:19 Y:0 K:35. In the HSV/HSB scale, #7A87A6 has a hue of 222°, 27% saturation and a brightness value of 65%.
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 #7A87A6 Color Codes

Color NameShadow Blue
RGB Values(122, 135, 166)
CMYK Values(27%, 19%, 0%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(222°, 27%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#857859 [Shadow]
Closest Pantone®7675 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#A6997A [Grullo]
#7A87A6 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#878787
Weighted Average (Luma)#868686
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BABABA

Hex #7A87A6 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 7A87A6. Complementary color is A6997A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #7A87A6 is #A6997A which is called Grullo. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #7A87A6 color is offered by #A6997A. 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 (7A87A6, 837AA6 and 7A9DA6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #7A87A6 are #837AA6 and #7A9DA6, called Rhythm and Weldon Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #7A87A6 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 (7A87A6, A6837A and 9DA67A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #7A87A6 are #A6837A (Burnished Brown) and #9DA67A (Olivine). 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 (7A87A6, A67A87 and 87A67A)

Triadic Palette

#7A87A6 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A67A87 (Mountbatten Pink) and #87A67A (Asparagus) along with #7A87A6, 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 (7A87A6, A67A87, A6997A and 7AA699)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #7A87A6 has #A67A87 (Mountbatten Pink), #A6997A (Grullo) and #7AA699 (Green Sheen). 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 (7A87A6, A67A9D, A6997A and 7AA683)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #7A87A6 contains #A67A9D (English Lavender), #A6997A (Grullo) and #7AA683 (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 #7A87A6 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #7A87A6 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 7A87A6 Color


  • Transparent 959FB8959FB8
  • Transparent A2ABC1A2ABC1
  • Transparent AFB7CAAFB7CA
  • Transparent BDC3D3BDC3D3
  • Transparent CACFDBCACFDB
  • Transparent D7DBE4D7DBE4
  • Transparent E4E7EDE4E7ED
  • Transparent F2F3F6F2F3F6


  • Transparent 7B869E7B869E
  • Transparent 7C859B7C859B
  • Transparent 7C84977C8497
  • Transparent 7D84937D8493
  • Transparent 7E838F7E838F
  • Transparent 7E828B7E828B
  • Transparent 7F81887F8188
  • Transparent 7F81847F8184


  • Transparent 626C85626C85
  • Transparent 555F74555F74
  • Transparent 495164495164
  • Transparent 3D44533D4453
  • Transparent 313642313642
  • Transparent 252932252932
  • Transparent 181B21181B21
  • Transparent 0C0E110C0E11

#7A87A6 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.