#8F6F3A Hex Code

Color Name: Old Moss Green

What is hex #8F6F3A Color?

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The color name of hex code #8F6F3A is Old Moss Green. The RGB values are (143, 111, 58) which means it is composed of 46% red, 36% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:22 Y:60 K:44. In the HSV/HSB scale, #8F6F3A has a hue of 37°, 59% saturation and a brightness value of 56%.
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 #8F6F3A Color Codes

Color NameOld Moss Green
RGB Values(143, 111, 58)
CMYK Values(0%, 22%, 60%, 44%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 59%, 56%)
Closest Web Safe#996633
Inverse Color#7090C5 [Cerulean Frost]
Closest Pantone®4495 C
Closest RAL8000 [Green brown]
Complementary Color#3A5A8F [Chinese Blue]
#8F6F3A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#686868
Desaturated#656565
Weighted Average (Most Common)#737373
Weighted Average (Luma)#727272
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ACACAC

Hex #8F6F3A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8F6F3A. Complementary color is 3A5A8F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #8F6F3A is #3A5A8F which is called Chinese Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8F6F3A color is offered by #3A5A8F. 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 (8F6F3A, 858F3A and 8F453A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #8F6F3A are #858F3A and #8F453A, called Old Moss Green and Chestnut, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #8F6F3A 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 (8F6F3A, 3A858F and 453A8F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #8F6F3A are #3A858F (Jelly Bean Blue) and #453A8F (Dark Slate 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 (8F6F3A, 3A8F6F and 6F3A8F)

Triadic Palette

#8F6F3A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #3A8F6F (Illuminating Emerald) and #6F3A8F (Purple Heart) along with #8F6F3A, 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 (8F6F3A, 3A8F6F, 3A5A8F and 8F3A5A)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #8F6F3A has #3A8F6F (Illuminating Emerald), #3A5A8F (Chinese Blue) and #8F3A5A (Quinacridone Magenta). 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 (8F6F3A, 3A8F45, 3A5A8F and 8F3A85)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #8F6F3A contains #3A8F45 (May Green), #3A5A8F (Chinese Blue) and #8F3A85 (Violet (Crayola)). 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 #8F6F3A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #8F6F3A 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.

#8F6F3A Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 8F6F3A

    Old Moss Green 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.