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#969C83 Hex Code

Color Name: Artichoke

What is hex #969C83 Color?

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The color name of hex code #969C83 is Artichoke. The RGB values are (150, 156, 131) which means it is composed of 34% red, 36% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:4 M:0 Y:16 K:39. In the HSV/HSB scale, #969C83 has a hue of 74°, 16% saturation and a brightness value of 61%.
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 #969C83 Color Codes

Color NameArtichoke
RGB Values(150, 156, 131)
CMYK Values(4%, 0%, 16%, 39%)
HSV/HSB Values(74°, 16%, 61%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#69637C [Old Lavender]
Closest Pantone®415 C
Closest RAL7030 [Stone grey]
Complementary Color#89839C [Roman Silver]
#969C83 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#929292
Weighted Average (Most Common)#979797
Weighted Average (Luma)#999999
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C5C5C5

Hex #969C83 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 969C83. Complementary color is 89839C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #969C83 is #89839C which is called Roman Silver. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #969C83 color is offered by #89839C. 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 (969C83, 8A9C83 and 9C9683)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #969C83 are #8A9C83 and #9C9683, called Artichoke and Grullo, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #969C83 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 (969C83, 838A9C and 96839C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #969C83 are #838A9C (Roman Silver) and #96839C (Deep Amethyst). 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 (969C83, 83969C and 9C8396)

Triadic Palette

#969C83 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #83969C (Roman Silver) and #9C8396 (Mountbatten Pink) along with #969C83, 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 (969C83, 83969C, 89839C and 9C8983)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #969C83 has #83969C (Roman Silver), #89839C (Roman Silver) and #9C8983 (Cinereous). 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 (969C83, 839C96, 89839C and 9C838A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #969C83 contains #839C96 (Morning Blue), #89839C (Roman Silver) and #9C838A (Mountbatten Pink). 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 #969C83 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #969C83 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 969C83 Color


  • Transparent ABB09CABB09C
  • Transparent B6BAA8B6BAA8
  • Transparent C0C4B5C0C4B5
  • Transparent CBCEC1CBCEC1
  • Transparent D5D7CDD5D7CD
  • Transparent E0E1DAE0E1DA
  • Transparent EAEBE6EAEBE6
  • Transparent F5F5F3F5F5F3


  • Transparent 929682929682
  • Transparent 8F94828F9482
  • Transparent 8D91828D9182
  • Transparent 8B8E828B8E82
  • Transparent 898B81898B81
  • Transparent 878881878881
  • Transparent 848681848681
  • Transparent 828380828380


  • Transparent 787D69787D69
  • Transparent 696D5C696D5C
  • Transparent 5A5E4F5A5E4F
  • Transparent 4B4E424B4E42
  • Transparent 3C3E343C3E34
  • Transparent 2D2F272D2F27
  • Transparent 1E1F1A1E1F1A
  • Transparent 0F100D0F100D

#969C83 Color Patterns

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