#999179 Hex Code

Color Name: Artichoke

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What is hex #999179 Color?

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The color name of hex code #999179 is Artichoke. The RGB values are (153, 145, 121) which means it is composed of 37% red, 35% green and 29% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:5 Y:21 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #999179 has a hue of 45°, 21% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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 #999179 Color Codes

Color NameArtichoke
RGB Values(153, 145, 121)
CMYK Values(0%, 5%, 21%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(45°, 21%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#666E86 [AuroMetalSaurus]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 7 C
Closest RAL1019 [Grey beige]
Complementary Color#798199 [Light Slate Gray]
#999179 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8C8C8C
Desaturated#898989
Weighted Average (Most Common)#919191
Weighted Average (Luma)#919191
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C0C0C0

Hex #999179 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 999179. Complementary color is 798199

Complementary Palette

The complement of #999179 is #798199 which is called Light Slate Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #999179 color is offered by #798199. 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 (999179, 919979 and 998179)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #999179 are #919979 and #998179, called Artichoke and Cinereous, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #999179 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 (999179, 799199 and 817999)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #999179 are #799199 (Light Slate Gray) and #817999 (Rhythm). 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 (999179, 799991 and 917999)

Triadic Palette

#999179 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #799991 (Light Slate Gray) and #917999 (Mountbatten Pink) along with #999179, 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 (999179, 799991, 798199 and 997981)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #999179 has #799991 (Light Slate Gray), #798199 (Light Slate Gray) and #997981 (Bazaar). 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 (999179, 799981, 798199 and 997991)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #999179 contains #799981 (Oxley), #798199 (Light Slate Gray) and #997991 (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #999179 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #999179 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.

#999179 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - 999179

    Artichoke 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.