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#AFAF86 Hex Code

Color Name: Sage

What is hex #AFAF86 Color?

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The color name of hex code #AFAF86 is Sage. The RGB values are (175, 175, 134) which means it is composed of 36% red, 36% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:23 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, #AFAF86 has a hue of 60°, 23% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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 #AFAF86 Color Codes

Color NameSage
RGB Values(175, 175, 134)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 23%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(60°, 23%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#505079 [Purple Navy]
Closest Pantone®452 C
Closest RAL7032 [Pebble grey]
Complementary Color#8686AF [Cool Grey]
#AFAF86 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A1A1A1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #AFAF86 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of AFAF86. Complementary color is 8686AF

Complementary Palette

The complement of #AFAF86 is #8686AF which is called Cool Grey. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AFAF86 color is offered by #8686AF. 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 (AFAF86, 9BAF86 and AF9B86)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #AFAF86 are #9BAF86 and #AF9B86, called Dark Sea Green and Grullo, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #AFAF86 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 (AFAF86, 869BAF and 9B86AF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #AFAF86 are #869BAF (Weldon Blue) and #9B86AF (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 (AFAF86, 86AFAF and AF86AF)

Triadic Palette

#AFAF86 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #86AFAF (Pewter Blue) and #AF86AF (Opera Mauve) along with #AFAF86, 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 (AFAF86, 86AFAF, 8686AF and AF8686)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #AFAF86 has #86AFAF (Pewter Blue), #8686AF (Cool Grey) and #AF8686 (English Lavender). 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 (AFAF86, 86AF9B, 8686AF and AF869B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #AFAF86 contains #86AF9B (Morning Blue), #8686AF (Cool Grey) and #AF869B (English 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.

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Hex #AFAF86 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #AFAF86 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 AFAF86 Color


  • Transparent BFBF9EBFBF9E
  • Transparent C7C7AAC7C7AA
  • Transparent CFCFB6CFCFB6
  • Transparent D7D7C3D7D7C3
  • Transparent DFDFCFDFDFCF
  • Transparent E7E7DBE7E7DB
  • Transparent EFEFE7EFEFE7
  • Transparent F7F7F3F7F7F3


  • Transparent A6A685A6A685
  • Transparent A1A184A1A184
  • Transparent 9C9C849C9C84
  • Transparent 989883989883
  • Transparent 939382939382
  • Transparent 8E8E828E8E82
  • Transparent 898981898981
  • Transparent 858581858581


  • Transparent 8C8C6B8C8C6B
  • Transparent 7B7B5E7B7B5E
  • Transparent 696950696950
  • Transparent 585843585843
  • Transparent 464636464636
  • Transparent 353528353528
  • Transparent 23231B23231B
  • Transparent 12120D12120D

#AFAF86 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.