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Matte Olive Color

HEX #777838 / RGB (119, 120, 56)

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What is Matte Olive Color?

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Matte Olive has the hex code #777838. The equivalent RGB values are (119, 120, 56), which means it is composed of 40% red, 41% green and 19% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:0 Y:53 K:53. In the HSV/HSB scale, Matte Olive has a hue of 61°, 53% saturation and a brightness value of 47%.
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.

Matte olive is a yellowish-green color representative of pickled green olives. The color is not included in the web colors list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, matte olive can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Matte Olive Color Codes

Hex Code#777838
RGB Values(119, 120, 56)
CMYK Values(1%, 0%, 53%, 53%)
HSV/HSB Values(61°, 53%, 47%)
Closest Web Safe#666633
Inverse Color#8887C7 [Ube]
Closest Pantone®7749 C
Closest RAL1036 [Pearl gold]
Complementary Color#393878 [American Blue]
Matte Olive Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#626262
Weighted Average (Most Common)#717171
Weighted Average (Luma)#737373
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ADADAD

Matte Olive Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 777838. Complementary color is 393878

Complementary Palette

The complement of Matte Olive is American Blue with the hex code #393878. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #777838 color is offered by #393878. 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 (777838, 577838 and 785938)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Matte Olive (#777838) are Fern Green (#577838) and Mud (#785938). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Matte Olive 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 (777838, 385778 and 593878)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Matte Olive (#777838) are #385778 (Metallic Blue) and #593878 (Cyber Grape). 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 (777838, 387778 and 783877)

Triadic Palette

Matte Olive triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #387778 (Ming) and #783877 (Maximum Purple) along with #777838 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 (777838, 387778, 393878 and 783938)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Matte Olive has four colors - #387778 (Ming), #393878 (American Blue) and #783938 (Garnet) in addition to the base color (#777838). 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 (777838, 387859, 393878 and 783857)

Square Palette

Matte Olive square color palette has #387859 (Amazon), #393878 (American Blue) and #783857 (Deep Ruby). 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 Color Rainbow Palette

Our Matte Olive 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 Color


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  • Transparent A0A174A0A174
  • Transparent ADAE88ADAE88
  • Transparent BBBC9CBBBC9C
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  • Transparent 303016303016
  • Transparent 242411242411
  • Transparent 18180B18180B
  • Transparent 0C0C060C0C06

Matte Olive Color Patterns

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    Matte Olive Gingham Checks

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    Matte Olive Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Matte Olive Polka Dots Pattern

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    Matte Olive Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Matte Olive Plaid Pattern

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