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#8FBCBC Hex Code

Color Name: Pewter Blue

What is hex #8FBCBC Color?

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The color name of hex code #8FBCBC is Pewter Blue. The RGB values are (143, 188, 188) which means it is composed of 28% red, 36% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:24 M:0 Y:0 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8FBCBC has a hue of 180°, 24% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
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 #8FBCBC Color Codes

Color NamePewter Blue
RGB Values(143, 188, 188)
CMYK Values(24%, 0%, 0%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 24%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#704343 [Deep Coffee]
Closest Pantone®5503 C
Closest RAL6027 [Light green]
Complementary Color#BC8F8F [Rosy Brown]
#8FBCBC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ADADAD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AFAFAF
Weighted Average (Luma)#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #8FBCBC Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8FBCBC. Complementary color is BC8F8F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8FBCBC is #BC8F8F which is called Rosy Brown. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8FBCBC color is offered by #BC8F8F. 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 (8FBCBC, 8FA6BC and 8FBCA6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8FBCBC are #8FA6BC and #8FBCA6, called Pewter Blue and Eton Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8FBCBC 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 (8FBCBC, BC8FA6 and BCA68F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8FBCBC are #BC8FA6 (Opera Mauve) and #BCA68F (Khaki (HTML/CSS)). 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 (8FBCBC, BC8FBC and BCBC8F)

Triadic Palette

#8FBCBC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BC8FBC (African Violet) and #BCBC8F (Sage) along with #8FBCBC, 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 (8FBCBC, BC8FBC, BC8F8F and 8FBC8F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8FBCBC has #BC8FBC (African Violet), #BC8F8F (Rosy Brown) and #8FBC8F (Dark Sea Green). 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 (8FBCBC, A68FBC, BC8F8F and A6BC8F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8FBCBC contains #A68FBC (Glossy Grape), #BC8F8F (Rosy Brown) and #A6BC8F (Laurel 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.

Rainbow color

Hex #8FBCBC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8FBCBC 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of 8FBCBC Color


  • Transparent A5C9C9A5C9C9
  • Transparent B1D0D0B1D0D0
  • Transparent BCD7D7BCD7D7
  • Transparent C7DEDEC7DEDE
  • Transparent D2E4E4D2E4E4
  • Transparent DDEBEBDDEBEB
  • Transparent E9F2F2E9F2F2
  • Transparent F4F8F8F4F8F8


  • Transparent 8CB0B08CB0B0
  • Transparent 8BAAAA8BAAAA
  • Transparent 89A4A489A4A4
  • Transparent 889E9E889E9E
  • Transparent 869898869898
  • Transparent 859292859292
  • Transparent 838C8C838C8C
  • Transparent 828686828686


  • Transparent 729696729696
  • Transparent 648484648484
  • Transparent 567171567171
  • Transparent 485E5E485E5E
  • Transparent 394B4B394B4B
  • Transparent 2B38382B3838
  • Transparent 1D26261D2626
  • Transparent 0E13130E1313

#8FBCBC 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.