#A87798 Hex Code

Color Name: English Lavender

What is hex #A87798 Color?

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The color name of hex code #A87798 is English Lavender. The RGB values are (168, 119, 152) which means it is composed of 38% red, 27% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:29 Y:10 K:34. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A87798 has a hue of 320°, 29% saturation and a brightness value of 66%.
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 #A87798 Color Codes

Color NameEnglish Lavender
RGB Values(168, 119, 152)
CMYK Values(0%, 29%, 10%, 34%)
HSV/HSB Values(320°, 29%, 66%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#578867 [Russian Green]
Closest Pantone®7654 C
Closest RAL4009 [Pastel violet]
Complementary Color#77A887 [Oxley]
#A87798 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#929292
Desaturated#909090
Weighted Average (Most Common)#898989
Weighted Average (Luma)#848484
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B8B8B8

Hex #A87798 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A87798. Complementary color is 77A887

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A87798 is #77A887 which is called Oxley. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A87798 color is offered by #77A887. 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 (A87798, A87780 and A077A8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A87798 are #A87780 and #A077A8, called Turkish Rose and Purple Mountain Majesty, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A87798 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 (A87798, 80A877 and 77A8A0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A87798 are #80A877 (Asparagus) and #77A8A0 (Green Sheen). 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 (A87798, 98A877 and 7798A8)

Triadic Palette

#A87798 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #98A877 (Olivine) and #7798A8 (Weldon Blue) along with #A87798, 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 (A87798, 98A877, 77A887 and 8777A8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A87798 has #98A877 (Olivine), #77A887 (Oxley) and #8777A8 (Purple Mountain Majesty). 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 (A87798, A8A077, 77A887 and 7780A8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A87798 contains #A8A077 (Grullo), #77A887 (Oxley) and #7780A8 (Shadow Blue). 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 #A87798 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A87798 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.

#A87798 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - A87798

    English Lavender 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.