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#8D8253 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Tan

What is hex #8D8253 Color?

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The color name of hex code #8D8253 is Dark Tan. The RGB values are (141, 130, 83) which means it is composed of 40% red, 37% green and 23% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:41 K:45. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8D8253 has a hue of 49°, 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.

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Hex #8D8253 Color Codes

Color NameDark Tan
RGB Values(141, 130, 83)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 41%, 45%)
HSV/HSB Values(49°, 41%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#727DAC [Shadow Blue]
Closest Pantone®5767 C
Closest RAL7002 [Olive grey]
Complementary Color#535E8D [UCLA Blue]
#8D8253 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#767676
Weighted Average (Most Common)#808080
Weighted Average (Luma)#818181
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B6B6B6

Hex #8D8253 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8D8253. Complementary color is 535E8D

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8D8253 is #535E8D 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 #8D8253 color is offered by #535E8D. 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 (8D8253, 7B8D53 and 8D6553)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8D8253 are #7B8D53 and #8D6553, called Moss Green and Dark Brown-Tangelo, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8D8253 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 (8D8253, 537B8D and 65538D)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8D8253 are #537B8D (Jelly Bean Blue) and #65538D (Dark Lavender). 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 (8D8253, 538D82 and 82538D)

Triadic Palette

#8D8253 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #538D82 (Wintergreen Dream) and #82538D (French Lilac) along with #8D8253, 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 (8D8253, 538D82, 535E8D and 8D535E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8D8253 has #538D82 (Wintergreen Dream), #535E8D (UCLA Blue) and #8D535E (Rose Taupe). 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 (8D8253, 538D65, 535E8D and 8D537B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8D8253 contains #538D65 (Middle Green), #535E8D (UCLA Blue) and #8D537B (Sugar Plum). 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 #8D8253 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8D8253 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 8D8253 Color


  • Transparent A49B75A49B75
  • Transparent AFA887AFA887
  • Transparent BBB498BBB498
  • Transparent C6C1A9C6C1A9
  • Transparent D1CDBAD1CDBA
  • Transparent DDDACBDDDACB
  • Transparent E8E6DDE8E6DD
  • Transparent F4F3EEF4F3EE


  • Transparent 8A825C8A825C
  • Transparent 898161898161
  • Transparent 888165888165
  • Transparent 87816A87816A
  • Transparent 85816E85816E
  • Transparent 848173848173
  • Transparent 838077838077
  • Transparent 81807C81807C


  • Transparent 716842716842
  • Transparent 635B3A635B3A
  • Transparent 554E32554E32
  • Transparent 47412A47412A
  • Transparent 383421383421
  • Transparent 2A27192A2719
  • Transparent 1C1A111C1A11
  • Transparent 0E0D080E0D08

#8D8253 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.