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#88ACC4 Hex Code

Color Name: Pewter Blue

What is hex #88ACC4 Color?

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The color name of hex code #88ACC4 is Pewter Blue. The RGB values are (136, 172, 196) which means it is composed of 27% red, 34% green and 39% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:31 M:12 Y:0 K:23. In the HSV/HSB scale, #88ACC4 has a hue of 204°, 31% saturation and a brightness value of 77%.
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 #88ACC4 Color Codes

Color NamePewter Blue
RGB Values(136, 172, 196)
CMYK Values(31%, 12%, 0%, 23%)
HSV/HSB Values(204°, 31%, 77%)
Closest Web Safe#9999CC
Inverse Color#77533B [Mud]
Closest Pantone®7681 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#C4A088 [Pale Taupe]
#88ACC4 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A4A4A4
Weighted Average (Luma)#A6A6A6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CCCCCC

Hex #88ACC4 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 88ACC4. Complementary color is C4A088

Complementary Palette

The complement of #88ACC4 is #C4A088 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 #88ACC4 color is offered by #C4A088. 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.

88ACC4 C4A088
Analogous color palette with (88ACC4, 888EC4 and 88C4BE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #88ACC4 are #888EC4 and #88C4BE, called Ube and Pearl Aqua, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #88ACC4 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.

88ACC4 888EC4 88C4BE
Split Complementary color palette with (88ACC4, C4888E and C4BE88)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #88ACC4 are #C4888E (Rosy Brown) and #C4BE88 (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.

88ACC4 C4888E C4BE88
Triadic color palette with (88ACC4, C488AC and ACC488)

Triadic Palette

#88ACC4 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C488AC (Opera Mauve) and #ACC488 (Sage) along with #88ACC4, 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.

88ACC4 C488AC ACC488
Tetradic color palette with (88ACC4, C488AC, C4A088 and 88C4A0)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #88ACC4 has #C488AC (Opera Mauve), #C4A088 (Pale Taupe) and #88C4A0 (Eton Blue). 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.

88ACC4 C488AC C4A088 88C4A0
Square color palette with (88ACC4, BE88C4, C4A088 and 8EC488)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #88ACC4 contains #BE88C4 (African Violet), #C4A088 (Pale Taupe) and #8EC488 (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.

88ACC4 BE88C4 C4A088 8EC488
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Hex #88ACC4 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #88ACC4 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.

88ACC4 9788C4 C488BD C4888A C4BA88 9BC488 88C4A9

Tints, Tones & Shades of 88ACC4 Color


  • Transparent A0BDD0A0BDD0
  • Transparent ACC5D6ACC5D6
  • Transparent B8CDDCB8CDDC
  • Transparent C4D6E2C4D6E2
  • Transparent CFDEE7CFDEE7
  • Transparent DBE6EDDBE6ED
  • Transparent E7EEF3E7EEF3
  • Transparent F3F7F9F3F7F9


  • Transparent 86A3B686A3B6
  • Transparent 869FB0869FB0
  • Transparent 859AA9859AA9
  • Transparent 8496A28496A2
  • Transparent 83929B83929B
  • Transparent 828D94828D94
  • Transparent 82898E82898E
  • Transparent 818487818487


  • Transparent 6D8A9D6D8A9D
  • Transparent 5F78895F7889
  • Transparent 526776526776
  • Transparent 445662445662
  • Transparent 36454E36454E
  • Transparent 29343B29343B
  • Transparent 1B22271B2227
  • Transparent 0E11140E1114

#88ACC4 Color Patterns

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