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Misty Teal Color

HEX #688C8C / RGB (104, 140, 140)

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What is Misty Teal Color?

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Misty Teal has the hex code #688C8C. The equivalent RGB values are (104, 140, 140), which means it is composed of 27% red, 36% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:26 M:0 Y:0 K:45. In the HSV/HSB scale, Misty Teal has a hue of 180°, 26% 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.

Misty Teal 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 the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Misty Teal Color Codes

Hex Code#688C8C
RGB Values(104, 140, 140)
CMYK Values(26%, 0%, 0%, 45%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 26%, 55%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#977373 [Bazaar]
Closest Pantone®7544 C
Closest RAL5014 [Pigeon blue]
Complementary Color#8C6868 [Mauve Taupe]
Misty Teal Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#808080
Weighted Average (Most Common)#818181
Weighted Average (Luma)#848484
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B8B8B8

Misty Teal Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 688C8C. Complementary color is 8C6868

Complementary Palette

The complement of Misty Teal is Mauve Taupe with the hex code #8C6868. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #688C8C color is offered by #8C6868. 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 (688C8C, 687A8C and 688C7A)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Misty Teal (#688C8C) are Slate Gray (#687A8C) and Xanadu (#688C7A). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Misty Teal 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 (688C8C, 8C687A and 8C7A68)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Misty Teal (#688C8C) are #8C687A (Antique Fuchsia) and #8C7A68 (Shadow). 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 (688C8C, 8C688C and 8C8C68)

Triadic Palette

Misty Teal triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8C688C (French Lilac) and #8C8C68 (Moss Green) along with #688C8C 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 (688C8C, 8C688C, 8C6868 and 688C68)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Misty Teal has four colors - #8C688C (French Lilac), #8C6868 (Mauve Taupe) and #688C68 (Russian Green) in addition to the base color (#688C8C). 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 (688C8C, 7A688C, 8C6868 and 7A8C68)

Square Palette

Misty Teal square color palette has #7A688C (Chinese Violet), #8C6868 (Mauve Taupe) and #7A8C68 (Camouflage Green). 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

Misty Teal Color Rainbow Palette

Our Misty Teal 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 Misty Teal Color


  • Transparent 86A3A386A3A3
  • Transparent 95AFAF95AFAF
  • Transparent A4BABAA4BABA
  • Transparent B4C6C6B4C6C6
  • Transparent C3D1D1C3D1D1
  • Transparent D2DDDDD2DDDD
  • Transparent E1E8E8E1E8E8
  • Transparent F0F4F4F0F4F4


  • Transparent 6D8A8A6D8A8A
  • Transparent 6F88886F8888
  • Transparent 728787728787
  • Transparent 748686748686
  • Transparent 768585768585
  • Transparent 798484798484
  • Transparent 7B82827B8282
  • Transparent 7E81817E8181


  • Transparent 537070537070
  • Transparent 496262496262
  • Transparent 3E54543E5454
  • Transparent 344646344646
  • Transparent 2A38382A3838
  • Transparent 1F2A2A1F2A2A
  • Transparent 151C1C151C1C
  • Transparent 0A0E0E0A0E0E

Misty Teal Color Patterns

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    Misty Teal Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Misty Teal Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Teal Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Teal Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Teal Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Teal Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Teal Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Misty Teal Plaid Pattern

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