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#7C8D97 Hex Code

Color Name: Light Slate Gray

What is hex #7C8D97 Color?

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The color name of hex code #7C8D97 is Light Slate Gray. The RGB values are (124, 141, 151) which means it is composed of 30% red, 34% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:18 M:7 Y:0 K:41. In the HSV/HSB scale, #7C8D97 has a hue of 202°, 18% saturation and a brightness value of 59%.
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 #7C8D97 Color Codes

Color NameLight Slate Gray
RGB Values(124, 141, 151)
CMYK Values(18%, 7%, 0%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(202°, 18%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#837268 [Shadow]
Closest Pantone®7544 C
Closest RAL7000 [Squirrel grey]
Complementary Color#97867C [Cinereous]
#7C8D97 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#898989
Weighted Average (Luma)#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BCBCBC

Hex #7C8D97 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 7C8D97. Complementary color is 97867C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #7C8D97 is #97867C 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 #7C8D97 color is offered by #97867C. 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 (7C8D97, 7C8097 and 7C9794)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #7C8D97 are #7C8097 and #7C9794, called Light Slate Gray and Roman Silver, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #7C8D97 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 (7C8D97, 977C80 and 97947C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #7C8D97 are #977C80 (Bazaar) and #97947C (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 (7C8D97, 977C8D and 8D977C)

Triadic Palette

#7C8D97 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #977C8D (Mountbatten Pink) and #8D977C (Artichoke) along with #7C8D97, 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 (7C8D97, 977C8D, 97867C and 7C9786)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #7C8D97 has #977C8D (Mountbatten Pink), #97867C (Cinereous) and #7C9786 (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 (7C8D97, 947C97, 97867C and 80977C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #7C8D97 contains #947C97 (Mountbatten Pink), #97867C (Cinereous) and #80977C (Dolphin Gray). 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 #7C8D97 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #7C8D97 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 7C8D97 Color


  • Transparent 96A4AC96A4AC
  • Transparent A3AFB6A3AFB6
  • Transparent B0BBC1B0BBC1
  • Transparent BEC6CBBEC6CB
  • Transparent CBD1D5CBD1D5
  • Transparent D8DDE0D8DDE0
  • Transparent E5E8EAE5E8EA
  • Transparent F2F4F5F2F4F5


  • Transparent 7D8A927D8A92
  • Transparent 7D89907D8990
  • Transparent 7E888E7E888E
  • Transparent 7E878C7E878C
  • Transparent 7E85897E8589
  • Transparent 7F84877F8487
  • Transparent 7F83857F8385
  • Transparent 808182808182


  • Transparent 637179637179
  • Transparent 57636A57636A
  • Transparent 4A555B4A555B
  • Transparent 3E474C3E474C
  • Transparent 32383C32383C
  • Transparent 252A2D252A2D
  • Transparent 191C1E191C1E
  • Transparent 0C0E0F0C0E0F

#7C8D97 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.