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#BC8F8F Hex Code

Color Name: Rosy Brown

What is hex #BC8F8F Color?

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The color name of hex code #BC8F8F is Rosy Brown. The RGB values are (188, 143, 143) which means it is composed of 40% red, 30% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:24 Y:24 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BC8F8F has a hue of 0°, 24% saturation and a brightness value of 74%.
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 #BC8F8F Color Codes

Color NameRosy Brown
RGB Values(188, 143, 143)
CMYK Values(0%, 24%, 24%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 24%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#437070 [Hooker's Green]
Closest Pantone®694 C
Closest RAL4009 [Pastel violet]
Complementary Color#8FBCBC [Pewter Blue]
#BC8F8F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Luma)#999999
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C4C4C4

Hex #BC8F8F Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BC8F8F. Complementary color is 8FBCBC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BC8F8F is #8FBCBC which is called Pewter Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BC8F8F color is offered by #8FBCBC. 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 (BC8F8F, BCA68F and BC8FA6)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BC8F8F are #BCA68F and #BC8FA6, called Khaki (HTML/CSS) and Opera Mauve, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BC8F8F 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 (BC8F8F, 8FBCA6 and 8FA6BC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BC8F8F are #8FBCA6 (Eton Blue) and #8FA6BC (Pewter 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 (BC8F8F, 8FBC8F and 8F8FBC)

Triadic Palette

#BC8F8F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8FBC8F (Dark Sea Green) and #8F8FBC (Cool Grey) along with #BC8F8F, 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 (BC8F8F, 8FBC8F, 8FBCBC and BC8FBC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BC8F8F has #8FBC8F (Dark Sea Green), #8FBCBC (Pewter Blue) and #BC8FBC (African 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 (BC8F8F, A6BC8F, 8FBCBC and A68FBC)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BC8F8F contains #A6BC8F (Laurel Green), #8FBCBC (Pewter Blue) and #A68FBC (Glossy Grape). 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 #BC8F8F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BC8F8F 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of BC8F8F Color


  • Transparent C9A5A5C9A5A5
  • Transparent D0B1B1D0B1B1
  • Transparent D7BCBCD7BCBC
  • Transparent DEC7C7DEC7C7
  • Transparent E4D2D2E4D2D2
  • Transparent EBDDDDEBDDDD
  • Transparent F2E9E9F2E9E9
  • Transparent F8F4F4F8F4F4


  • Transparent B08C8CB08C8C
  • Transparent AA8B8BAA8B8B
  • Transparent A48989A48989
  • Transparent 9E88889E8888
  • Transparent 988686988686
  • Transparent 928585928585
  • Transparent 8C83838C8383
  • Transparent 868282868282


  • Transparent 967272967272
  • Transparent 846464846464
  • Transparent 715656715656
  • Transparent 5E48485E4848
  • Transparent 4B39394B3939
  • Transparent 382B2B382B2B
  • Transparent 261D1D261D1D
  • Transparent 130E0E130E0E

#BC8F8F Color Patterns

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    #BC8F8F Trellis Pattern

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    #BC8F8F Plaid Pattern

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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.