#8A5A5A Hex Code

Color Name: Rose Taupe

What is hex #8A5A5A Color?

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The color name of hex code #8A5A5A is Rose Taupe. The RGB values are (138, 90, 90) which means it is composed of 43% red, 28% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:35 Y:35 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8A5A5A has a hue of 0°, 35% saturation and a brightness value of 54%.
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 #8A5A5A Color Codes

Color NameRose Taupe
RGB Values(138, 90, 90)
CMYK Values(0%, 35%, 35%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 35%, 54%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#75A5A5 [Green Sheen]
Closest Pantone®7615 C
Closest RAL7006 [Beige grey]
Complementary Color#5A8A8A [Steel Teal]
#8A5A5A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#6A6A6A
Desaturated#727272
Weighted Average (Most Common)#686868
Weighted Average (Luma)#646464
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A3A3A3

Hex #8A5A5A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8A5A5A. Complementary color is 5A8A8A

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8A5A5A is #5A8A8A which is called Steel Teal. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8A5A5A color is offered by #5A8A8A. 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 (8A5A5A, 8A725A and 8A5A72)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8A5A5A are #8A725A and #8A5A72, called Shadow and Blackberry, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8A5A5A 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 (8A5A5A, 5A8A72 and 5A728A)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8A5A5A are #5A8A72 (Wintergreen Dream) and #5A728A (UCLA 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 (8A5A5A, 5A8A5A and 5A5A8A)

Triadic Palette

#8A5A5A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5A8A5A (Middle Green) and #5A5A8A (Purple Navy) along with #8A5A5A, 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 (8A5A5A, 5A8A5A, 5A8A8A and 8A5A8A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8A5A5A has #5A8A5A (Middle Green), #5A8A8A (Steel Teal) and #8A5A8A (Chinese Violet). 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 (8A5A5A, 728A5A, 5A8A8A and 725A8A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8A5A5A contains #728A5A (Camouflage Green), #5A8A8A (Steel Teal) and #725A8A (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 #8A5A5A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8A5A5A 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.

#8A5A5A 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.