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#8C7B4E Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Tan

What is hex #8C7B4E Color?

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The color name of hex code #8C7B4E is Dark Tan. The RGB values are (140, 123, 78) which means it is composed of 41% red, 36% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:12 Y:44 K:45. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8C7B4E has a hue of 44°, 44% 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.

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Hex #8C7B4E Color Codes

Color NameDark Tan
RGB Values(140, 123, 78)
CMYK Values(0%, 12%, 44%, 45%)
HSV/HSB Values(44°, 44%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#7384B1 [Shadow Blue]
Closest Pantone®871 C
Closest RAL6013 [Reed green]
Complementary Color#4E5F8C [UCLA Blue]
#8C7B4E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#727272
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Luma)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B3B3B3

Hex #8C7B4E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8C7B4E. Complementary color is 4E5F8C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8C7B4E is #4E5F8C which is called UCLA Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8C7B4E color is offered by #4E5F8C. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (8C7B4E, 7E8C4E and 8C5C4E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8C7B4E are #7E8C4E and #8C5C4E, called Dark Tan and Spicy Mix, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8C7B4E 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (8C7B4E, 4E7E8C and 5C4E8C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8C7B4E are #4E7E8C (Jelly Bean Blue) and #5C4E8C (Purple Navy). 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 (8C7B4E, 4E8C7B and 7B4E8C)

Triadic Palette

#8C7B4E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #4E8C7B (Wintergreen Dream) and #7B4E8C (Dark Lavender) along with #8C7B4E, 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 (8C7B4E, 4E8C7B, 4E5F8C and 8C4E5F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8C7B4E has #4E8C7B (Wintergreen Dream), #4E5F8C (UCLA Blue) and #8C4E5F (Twilight Lavender). 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.

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Square color palette with (8C7B4E, 4E8C5C, 4E5F8C and 8C4E7E)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8C7B4E contains #4E8C5C (Middle Green), #4E5F8C (UCLA Blue) and #8C4E7E (Razzmic Berry). 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 #8C7B4E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8C7B4E 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 8C7B4E Color


  • Transparent A39571A39571
  • Transparent AFA383AFA383
  • Transparent BAB095BAB095
  • Transparent C6BDA7C6BDA7
  • Transparent D1CAB8D1CAB8
  • Transparent DDD7CADDD7CA
  • Transparent E8E5DCE8E5DC
  • Transparent F4F2EDF4F2ED


  • Transparent 8A7C588A7C58
  • Transparent 887D5D887D5D
  • Transparent 877D62877D62
  • Transparent 867E67867E67
  • Transparent 857E6C857E6C
  • Transparent 847F71847F71
  • Transparent 827F76827F76
  • Transparent 81807B81807B


  • Transparent 70623E70623E
  • Transparent 625637625637
  • Transparent 544A2F544A2F
  • Transparent 463E27463E27
  • Transparent 38311F38311F
  • Transparent 2A25172A2517
  • Transparent 1C19101C1910
  • Transparent 0E0C080E0C08

#8C7B4E 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.