HEX #8B807E / RGB (139, 128, 126)

What is Mink Color?

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Mink has the hex code #8B807E. The equivalent RGB values are (139, 128, 126), which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:8 Y:9 K:46. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mink has a hue of 9°, 9% saturation and a brightness value of 55%.
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.

Mink is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in its hex, RGB or HSL values. Please also note that the mink CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

Mink Color Codes

Hex Code#8B807E
RGB Values(139, 128, 126)
CMYK Values(0%, 8%, 9%, 46%)
HSV/HSB Values(9°, 9%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#747F81 [AuroMetalSaurus]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 8 C
Closest RAL9007 [Grey aluminium]
Complementary Color#7E898B [Dolphin Gray]
Mink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#838383
Weighted Average (Most Common)#838383
Weighted Average (Luma)#828282
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Mink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 8B807E. Complementary color is 7E898B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mink is Dolphin Gray with the hex code #7E898B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #8B807E color is offered by #7E898B. 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 (8B807E, 8B877E and 8B7E83)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mink (#8B807E) are Middle Grey (#8B877E) and Rocket Metallic (#8B7E83). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mink 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (8B807E, 7E8B87 and 7E838B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mink (#8B807E) are #7E8B87 (Dolphin Gray) and #7E838B (Old 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.

Triadic color palette with (8B807E, 7E8B80 and 807E8B)

Triadic Palette

Mink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7E8B80 (Dolphin Gray) and #807E8B (Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)) along with #8B807E 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 (8B807E, 7E8B80, 7E898B and 8B7E89)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mink has four colors - #7E8B80 (Dolphin Gray), #7E898B (Dolphin Gray) and #8B7E89 (Taupe Gray) in addition to the base color (#8B807E). 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.

Square color palette with (8B807E, 838B7E, 7E898B and 877E8B)

Square Palette

Mink square color palette has #838B7E (Dolphin Gray), #7E898B (Dolphin Gray) and #877E8B (Taupe Gray). 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

Mink Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mink 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.

Tints, Tones & Shades of Mink Color


  • Transparent A29998#A29998
  • Transparent AEA6A5#AEA6A5
  • Transparent B9B3B2#B9B3B2
  • Transparent C5C0BF#C5C0BF
  • Transparent D1CCCB#D1CCCB
  • Transparent DCD9D8#DCD9D8
  • Transparent E8E6E5#E8E6E5
  • Transparent F3F2F2#F3F2F2


  • Transparent 89807E#89807E
  • Transparent 88807F#88807F
  • Transparent 87807F#87807F
  • Transparent 86807F#86807F
  • Transparent 84807F#84807F
  • Transparent 83807F#83807F
  • Transparent 828080#828080
  • Transparent 818080#818080


  • Transparent 6F6665#6F6665
  • Transparent 615A58#615A58
  • Transparent 534D4C#534D4C
  • Transparent 46403F#46403F
  • Transparent 383332#383332
  • Transparent 2A2626#2A2626
  • Transparent 1C1A19#1C1A19
  • Transparent 0E0D0D#0E0D0D

Mink Color Patterns

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    Mink Gingham Checks

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    Mink Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mink Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mink Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mink Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mink Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mink Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Mink Plaid Pattern

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