#846F6F Hex Code

Color Name: Old Lavender

What is hex #846F6F Color?

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The color name of hex code #846F6F is Old Lavender. The RGB values are (132, 111, 111) which means it is composed of 37% red, 31% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:16 K:48. In the HSV/HSB scale, #846F6F has a hue of 0°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 52%.
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 #846F6F Color Codes

Color NameOld Lavender
RGB Values(132, 111, 111)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 16%, 48%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 16%, 52%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#7B9090 [Roman Silver]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 9 C
Closest RAL7048 [Pearl mouse grey]
Complementary Color#6F8484 [AuroMetalSaurus]
#846F6F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#767676
Weighted Average (Most Common)#757575
Weighted Average (Luma)#737373
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ADADAD

Hex #846F6F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 846F6F. Complementary color is 6F8484

Complementary Palette

The complement of #846F6F is #6F8484 which is called AuroMetalSaurus. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #846F6F color is offered by #6F8484. 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 (846F6F, 847A6F and 846F7A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #846F6F are #847A6F and #846F7A, called Sonic Silver and Old Lavender, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #846F6F 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 (846F6F, 6F847A and 6F7A84)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #846F6F are #6F847A (Xanadu) and #6F7A84 (AuroMetalSaurus). 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 (846F6F, 6F846F and 6F6F84)

Triadic Palette

#846F6F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6F846F (Smoke) and #6F6F84 (AuroMetalSaurus) along with #846F6F, 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 (846F6F, 6F846F, 6F8484 and 846F84)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #846F6F has #6F846F (Smoke), #6F8484 (AuroMetalSaurus) and #846F84 (Chinese Violet). 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 (846F6F, 7A846F, 6F8484 and 7A6F84)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #846F6F contains #7A846F (Camouflage Green), #6F8484 (AuroMetalSaurus) and #7A6F84 (Old Lavender). 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 #846F6F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #846F6F 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.

Shades of Old Lavender Color


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#846F6F Color Patterns

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    Old Lavender Gingham Checks

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    Old Lavender Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Old Lavender Polka Dots Pattern

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    Old Lavender Honeycomb Pattern

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    Old Lavender Leaves Pattern

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    Old Lavender Houndstooth Pattern

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    Old Lavender Trellis Pattern

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    Old Lavender 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.