#88937B Hex Code

Color Name: Artichoke

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What is hex #88937B Color?

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The color name of hex code #88937B is Artichoke. The RGB values are (136, 147, 123) which means it is composed of 33% red, 36% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:7 M:0 Y:16 K:42. In the HSV/HSB scale, #88937B has a hue of 88°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 58%.
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 #88937B Color Codes

Color NameArtichoke
RGB Values(136, 147, 123)
CMYK Values(7%, 0%, 16%, 42%)
HSV/HSB Values(88°, 16%, 58%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#776C84 [Old Lavender]
Closest Pantone®403 C
Closest RAL6021 [Pale green]
Complementary Color#867B93 [Roman Silver]
#88937B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#878787
Desaturated#878787
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Luma)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

Hex #88937B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 88937B. Complementary color is 867B93

Complementary Palette

The complement of #88937B is #867B93 which is called Roman Silver. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #88937B color is offered by #867B93. 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 (88937B, 7C937B and 93927B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #88937B are #7C937B and #93927B, called Dolphin Gray and Artichoke, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #88937B 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 (88937B, 7B7C93 and 927B93)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #88937B are #7B7C93 (Rhythm) and #927B93 (Mountbatten Pink). 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 (88937B, 7B8893 and 937B88)

Triadic Palette

#88937B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7B8893 (Light Slate Gray) and #937B88 (Mountbatten Pink) along with #88937B, 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 (88937B, 7B8893, 867B93 and 93867B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #88937B has #7B8893 (Light Slate Gray), #867B93 (Roman Silver) and #93867B (Cinereous). 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 (88937B, 7B9392, 867B93 and 937B7C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #88937B contains #7B9392 (Roman Silver), #867B93 (Roman Silver) and #937B7C (Bazaar). 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 #88937B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #88937B 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.

#88937B Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 88937B

    Artichoke 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.