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#849FBB Hex Code

Color Name: Pewter Blue

What is hex #849FBB Color?

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The color name of hex code #849FBB is Pewter Blue. The RGB values are (132, 159, 187) which means it is composed of 28% red, 33% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:29 M:15 Y:0 K:27. In the HSV/HSB scale, #849FBB has a hue of 211°, 29% saturation and a brightness value of 73%.
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 #849FBB Color Codes

Color NamePewter Blue
RGB Values(132, 159, 187)
CMYK Values(29%, 15%, 0%, 27%)
HSV/HSB Values(211°, 29%, 73%)
Closest Web Safe#9999CC
Inverse Color#7B6044 [Raw Umber]
Closest Pantone®535 C
Closest RAL6034 [Pastel turquoise]
Complementary Color#BBA084 [Pale Taupe]
#849FBB Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9F9F9F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Luma)#9B9B9B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C6C6C6

Hex #849FBB Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 849FBB. Complementary color is BBA084

Complementary Palette

The complement of #849FBB is #BBA084 which is called Pale Taupe. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #849FBB color is offered by #BBA084. 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.

849FBB BBA084
Analogous color palette with (849FBB, 8584BB and 84BBBB)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #849FBB are #8584BB and #84BBBB, called Ube and Pewter Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #849FBB 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.

849FBB 8584BB 84BBBB
Split Complementary color palette with (849FBB, BB8584 and BBBB84)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #849FBB are #BB8584 (Old Rose) and #BBBB84 (Sage). 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 (849FBB, BB849F and 9FBB84)

Triadic Palette

#849FBB triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BB849F (Opera Mauve) and #9FBB84 (Olivine) along with #849FBB, 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 (849FBB, BB849F, BBA084 and 84BBA0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #849FBB has #BB849F (Opera Mauve), #BBA084 (Pale Taupe) and #84BBA0 (Dark Sea Green). 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.

849FBB BB849F BBA084 84BBA0
Square color palette with (849FBB, BB84BB, BBA084 and 84BB85)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #849FBB contains #BB84BB (African Violet), #BBA084 (Pale Taupe) and #84BB85 (Dark Sea Green). 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 #849FBB Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #849FBB 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 849FBB Color


  • Transparent 9DB2C99DB2C9
  • Transparent A9BCCFA9BCCF
  • Transparent B5C5D6B5C5D6
  • Transparent C2CFDDC2CFDD
  • Transparent CED9E4CED9E4
  • Transparent DAE2EBDAE2EB
  • Transparent E6ECF1E6ECF1
  • Transparent F3F5F8F3F5F8


  • Transparent 8399AF8399AF
  • Transparent 8396A98396A9
  • Transparent 8293A38293A3
  • Transparent 82909E82909E
  • Transparent 828C98828C98
  • Transparent 818992818992
  • Transparent 81868C81868C
  • Transparent 808386808386


  • Transparent 6A7F966A7F96
  • Transparent 5C6F835C6F83
  • Transparent 4F5F704F5F70
  • Transparent 42505E42505E
  • Transparent 35404B35404B
  • Transparent 283038283038
  • Transparent 1A20251A2025
  • Transparent 0D10130D1013

#849FBB 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.