#C17A7A Hex Code

Color Name: Old Rose

What is hex #C17A7A Color?

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The color name of hex code #C17A7A is Old Rose. The RGB values are (193, 122, 122) which means it is composed of 44% red, 28% green and 28% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:37 Y:37 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C17A7A has a hue of 0°, 37% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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 #C17A7A Color Codes

Color NameOld Rose
RGB Values(193, 122, 122)
CMYK Values(0%, 37%, 37%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 37%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CC6666
Inverse Color#3E8585 [Jelly Bean Blue]
Closest Pantone®7613 C
Closest RAL3014 [Antique pink]
Complementary Color#7AC1C1 [Moonstone Blue]
#C17A7A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#929292
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8F8F8F
Weighted Average (Luma)#898989
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BBBBBB

Hex #C17A7A Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C17A7A. Complementary color is 7AC1C1

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C17A7A is #7AC1C1 which is called Moonstone Blue. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C17A7A color is offered by #7AC1C1. 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 (C17A7A, C19E7A and C17A9E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C17A7A are #C19E7A and #C17A9E, called Pale Taupe and Opera Mauve, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C17A7A 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 (C17A7A, 7AC19E and 7A9EC1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C17A7A are #7AC19E (Green Sheen) and #7A9EC1 (Air Superiority 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 (C17A7A, 7AC17A and 7A7AC1)

Triadic Palette

#C17A7A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7AC17A (Iguana Green) and #7A7AC1 (Ube) along with #C17A7A, 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 (C17A7A, 7AC17A, 7AC1C1 and C17AC1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C17A7A has #7AC17A (Iguana Green), #7AC1C1 (Moonstone Blue) and #C17AC1 (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 (C17A7A, 9EC17A, 7AC1C1 and 9E7AC1)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C17A7A contains #9EC17A (Olivine), #7AC1C1 (Moonstone Blue) and #9E7AC1 (Lavender 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 #C17A7A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C17A7A 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.

#C17A7A Color Patterns

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    Old Rose Gingham Checks

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    Old Rose Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Old Rose Polka Dots Pattern

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    Old Rose Honeycomb Pattern

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    Old Rose Leaves Pattern

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    Old Rose Houndstooth Pattern

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    Old Rose Trellis Pattern

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    Old Rose 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.