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#BDB76B Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Khaki

What is hex #BDB76B Color?

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The color name of hex code #BDB76B is Dark Khaki. The RGB values are (189, 183, 107) which means it is composed of 39% red, 38% green and 22% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:43 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BDB76B has a hue of 56°, 43% 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 #BDB76B Color Codes

Color NameDark Khaki
RGB Values(189, 183, 107)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 43%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(56°, 43%, 74%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC66
Inverse Color#424894 [Chinese Blue]
Closest Pantone®617 C
Closest RAL1002 [Sand yellow]
Complementary Color#6B71BD [Toolbox]
#BDB76B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A0A0A0
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B0B0B0
Weighted Average (Luma)#B3B3B3
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #BDB76B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BDB76B. Complementary color is 6B71BD

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BDB76B is #6B71BD which is called Toolbox. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BDB76B color is offered by #6B71BD. 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 (BDB76B, 9ABD6B and BD8E6B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BDB76B are #9ABD6B and #BD8E6B, called Olivine and Light Taupe, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BDB76B 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 (BDB76B, 6B9ABD and 8E6BBD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BDB76B are #6B9ABD (Cerulean Frost) and #8E6BBD (Middle Blue Purple). 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 (BDB76B, 6BBDB7 and B76BBD)

Triadic Palette

#BDB76B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6BBDB7 (Moonstone Blue) and #B76BBD (Rich Lilac) along with #BDB76B, 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 (BDB76B, 6BBDB7, 6B71BD and BD6B71)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BDB76B has #6BBDB7 (Moonstone Blue), #6B71BD (Toolbox) and #BD6B71 (Rose Gold). 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 (BDB76B, 6BBD8E, 6B71BD and BD6B9A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BDB76B contains #6BBD8E (Iguana Green), #6B71BD (Toolbox) and #BD6B9A (Pearly Purple). 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 #BDB76B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BDB76B 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 BDB76B Color


  • Transparent CAC589CAC589
  • Transparent D1CD97D1CD97
  • Transparent D7D4A6D7D4A6
  • Transparent DEDBB5DEDBB5
  • Transparent E5E2C4E5E2C4
  • Transparent EBE9D3EBE9D3
  • Transparent F2F1E1F2F1E1
  • Transparent F8F8F0F8F8F0


  • Transparent B1AC6FB1AC6F
  • Transparent ABA771ABA771
  • Transparent A5A173A5A173
  • Transparent 9F9C769F9C76
  • Transparent 989678989678
  • Transparent 92917A92917A
  • Transparent 8C8B7C8C8B7C
  • Transparent 86867E86867E


  • Transparent 979256979256
  • Transparent 84804B84804B
  • Transparent 716E40716E40
  • Transparent 5F5C365F5C36
  • Transparent 4C492B4C492B
  • Transparent 393720393720
  • Transparent 262515262515
  • Transparent 13120B13120B

#BDB76B Color Patterns

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    #BDB76B Houndstooth Pattern

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    #BDB76B Trellis Pattern

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    #BDB76B 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.