#8D5359 Hex Code

Color Name: Rose Taupe

What is hex #8D5359 Color?

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The color name of hex code #8D5359 is Rose Taupe. The RGB values are (141, 83, 89) which means it is composed of 45% red, 27% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:41 Y:37 K:45. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8D5359 has a hue of 354°, 41% 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.

Hex #8D5359 Color Codes

Color NameRose Taupe
RGB Values(141, 83, 89)
CMYK Values(0%, 41%, 37%, 45%)
HSV/HSB Values(354°, 41%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#72ACA6 [Green Sheen]
Closest Pantone®4985 C
Closest RAL4002 [Red violet]
Complementary Color#538D87 [Wintergreen Dream]
#8D5359 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#686868
Weighted Average (Most Common)#656565
Weighted Average (Luma)#606060
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9F9F9F

Hex #8D5359 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8D5359. Complementary color is 538D87

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8D5359 is #538D87 which is called Wintergreen Dream. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8D5359 color is offered by #538D87. 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 (8D5359, 8D6A53 and 8D5376)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8D5359 are #8D6A53 and #8D5376, called Dark Brown-Tangelo and Sugar Plum, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8D5359 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 (8D5359, 538D6A and 53768D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8D5359 are #538D6A (Wintergreen Dream) and #53768D (Jelly Bean Blue). 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 (8D5359, 598D53 and 53598D)

Triadic Palette

#8D5359 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #598D53 (Middle Green) and #53598D (Purple Navy) along with #8D5359, 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 (8D5359, 598D53, 538D87 and 87538D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8D5359 has #598D53 (Middle Green), #538D87 (Wintergreen Dream) and #87538D (Razzmic Berry). 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 (8D5359, 768D53, 538D87 and 6A538D)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8D5359 contains #768D53 (Palm Leaf), #538D87 (Wintergreen Dream) and #6A538D (Dark 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 #8D5359 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8D5359 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 Rose Taupe Color


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#8D5359 Color Patterns

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    Rose Taupe Gingham Checks

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    Rose Taupe Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Rose Taupe Polka Dots Pattern

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    Rose Taupe Honeycomb Pattern

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    Rose Taupe Leaves Pattern

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    Rose Taupe Houndstooth Pattern

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    Rose Taupe Trellis Pattern

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    Rose Taupe 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.