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Matte Olive (RAL Design) Color

HEX #998F7F / RGB (153, 143, 127)

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What is Matte Olive (RAL Design) Color?

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Matte Olive (RAL Design) has the hex code #998F7F. The equivalent RGB values are (153, 143, 127), which means it is composed of 36% red, 34% green and 30% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:7 Y:17 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, Matte Olive (RAL Design) has a hue of 37°, 17% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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.

Included in the RAL Design list with the number 085 60 10, Matte Olive (RAL Design) hex code is #998F7F with equivalent RGB (153, 143, 127). It is not a web color and cannot be applied to web pages by name. However, it can be used in HTML and CSS code by the hex, RGB or HSL values.
FYI, Matte Olive (RAL Design)'s CMYK numbers and corresponding Pantone (PMS) color value mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hexadecimal code and are only approximations.

RAL is a popular color matching system used in several European countries including Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Please note that RAL Design catalogue is for interior colors and is different from the original RAL Classic list.

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Matte Olive (RAL Design) Color Codes

Hex Code#998F7F
RGB Values(153, 143, 127)
CMYK Values(0%, 7%, 17%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(37°, 17%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#667080 [AuroMetalSaurus]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 7 C
Closest RAL7030 [Stone grey]
Complementary Color#7F8999 [Roman Silver]
Matte Olive (RAL Design) Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8D8D8D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#909090
Weighted Average (Luma)#909090
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BFBFBF

Matte Olive (RAL Design) Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 998F7F. Complementary color is 7F8999

Complementary Palette

The complement of Matte Olive (RAL Design) is Roman Silver with the hex code #7F8999. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #998F7F color is offered by #7F8999. 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 (998F7F, 96997F and 99827F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Matte Olive (RAL Design) (#998F7F) are Artichoke (#96997F) and Cinereous (#99827F). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Matte Olive (RAL Design) with a 30° separation on either side. 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 (998F7F, 7F9699 and 827F99)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Matte Olive (RAL Design) (#998F7F) are #7F9699 (Roman Silver) and #827F99 (Roman Silver). 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 (998F7F, 7F998F and 8F7F99)

Triadic Palette

Matte Olive (RAL Design) triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7F998F (Dolphin Gray) and #8F7F99 (Roman Silver) along with #998F7F create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (998F7F, 7F998F, 7F8999 and 997F89)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Matte Olive (RAL Design) has four colors - #7F998F (Dolphin Gray), #7F8999 (Roman Silver) and #997F89 (Mountbatten Pink) in addition to the base color (#998F7F). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (998F7F, 7F9982, 7F8999 and 997F96)

Square Palette

Matte Olive (RAL Design) square color palette has #7F9982 (Dolphin Gray), #7F8999 (Roman Silver) and #997F96 (Mountbatten Pink). 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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Rainbow color

Matte Olive (RAL Design) Color Rainbow Palette

Our Matte Olive (RAL Design) rainbow color palette is based on the RGB 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 Matte Olive (RAL Design) Color


  • Transparent ADA599ADA599
  • Transparent B8B1A5B8B1A5
  • Transparent C2BCB2C2BCB2
  • Transparent CCC7BFCCC7BF
  • Transparent D6D2CCD6D2CC
  • Transparent E0DDD9E0DDD9
  • Transparent EBE9E5EBE9E5
  • Transparent F5F4F2F5F4F2


  • Transparent 948C7F948C7F
  • Transparent 928B7F928B7F
  • Transparent 8F897F8F897F
  • Transparent 8D88808D8880
  • Transparent 8A86808A8680
  • Transparent 888580888580
  • Transparent 858380858380
  • Transparent 838280838280


  • Transparent 7A72667A7266
  • Transparent 6B64596B6459
  • Transparent 5C564C5C564C
  • Transparent 4D48404D4840
  • Transparent 3D39333D3933
  • Transparent 2E2B262E2B26
  • Transparent 1F1D191F1D19
  • Transparent 0F0E0D0F0E0D

Matte Olive (RAL Design) Color Patterns

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    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive (RAL Design) Plaid Pattern

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