#838B66 Hex Code

Color Name: Camouflage Green

What is hex #838B66 Color?

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The color name of hex code #838B66 is Camouflage Green. The RGB values are (131, 139, 102) which means it is composed of 35% red, 37% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:6 M:0 Y:27 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, #838B66 has a hue of 73°, 27% saturation and a brightness value of 55%.
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 #838B66 Color Codes

Color NameCamouflage Green
RGB Values(131, 139, 102)
CMYK Values(6%, 0%, 27%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(73°, 27%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#7C7499 [Rhythm]
Closest Pantone®5773 C
Closest RAL7034 [Yellow grey]
Complementary Color#6E668B [Dark Blue-Gray]
#838B66 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7C7C7C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#858585
Weighted Average (Luma)#878787
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BABABA

Hex #838B66 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 838B66. Complementary color is 6E668B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #838B66 is #6E668B which is called Dark Blue-Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #838B66 color is offered by #6E668B. 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 (838B66, 718B66 and 8B8166)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #838B66 are #718B66 and #8B8166, called Camouflage Green and Shadow, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #838B66 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 (838B66, 66718B and 81668B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #838B66 are #66718B (Dark Blue-Gray) and #81668B (Chinese Violet). 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 (838B66, 66838B and 8B6683)

Triadic Palette

#838B66 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #66838B (Steel Teal) and #8B6683 (Chinese Violet) along with #838B66, 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 (838B66, 66838B, 6E668B and 8B6E66)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #838B66 has #66838B (Steel Teal), #6E668B (Dark Blue-Gray) and #8B6E66 (Shadow). 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 (838B66, 668B81, 6E668B and 8B6671)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #838B66 contains #668B81 (Steel Teal), #6E668B (Dark Blue-Gray) and #8B6671 (Mauve Taupe). 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 #838B66 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #838B66 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.

#838B66 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 838B66

    Camouflage Green 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.