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Mountbatten Pink Color

HEX #997A8D / RGB (153, 122, 141)

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What is Mountbatten Pink Color?

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Mountbatten Pink has the hex code #997A8D. The equivalent RGB values are (153, 122, 141), which means it is composed of 37% red, 29% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:20 Y:8 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, Mountbatten Pink has a hue of 323°, 20% 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.

The color is named after Louis Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of India, who invented it to help in naval camouflage. Mountbatten Pink is a dull tone of mauve.

Other names: Plymouth Pink

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Mountbatten Pink Color Codes

Hex Code#997A8D
RGB Values(153, 122, 141)
CMYK Values(0%, 20%, 8%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(323°, 20%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#668572 [Smoke]
Closest Pantone®5145 C
Closest RAL4009 [Pastel violet]
Complementary Color#7A9986 [Dolphin Gray]
Mountbatten Pink Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Most Common)#858585
Weighted Average (Luma)#828282
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B7B7B7

Mountbatten Pink Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 997A8D. Complementary color is 7A9986

Complementary Palette

The complement of Mountbatten Pink is Dolphin Gray with the hex code #7A9986. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #997A8D color is offered by #7A9986. 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 (997A8D, 997A7E and 967A99)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Mountbatten Pink (#997A8D) are Bazaar (#997A7E) and Mountbatten Pink (#967A99). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Mountbatten Pink 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 (997A8D, 7E997A and 7A9996)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Mountbatten Pink (#997A8D) are #7E997A (Dolphin Gray) and #7A9996 (Light Slate Gray). 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 (997A8D, 8D997A and 7A8D99)

Triadic Palette

Mountbatten Pink triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8D997A (Artichoke) and #7A8D99 (Light Slate Gray) along with #997A8D 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 (997A8D, 8D997A, 7A9986 and 867A99)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Mountbatten Pink has four colors - #8D997A (Artichoke), #7A9986 (Dolphin Gray) and #867A99 (Roman Silver) in addition to the base color (#997A8D). 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 (997A8D, 99967A, 7A9986 and 7A7E99)

Square Palette

Mountbatten Pink square color palette has #99967A (Artichoke), #7A9986 (Dolphin Gray) and #7A7E99 (Rhythm). 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

Mountbatten Pink Color Rainbow Palette

Our Mountbatten Pink 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 Mountbatten Pink Color


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  • Transparent B8A2AFB8A2AF
  • Transparent C2AFBBC2AFBB
  • Transparent CCBDC6CCBDC6
  • Transparent D6CAD1D6CAD1
  • Transparent E0D7DDE0D7DD
  • Transparent EBE4E8EBE4E8
  • Transparent F5F2F4F5F2F4


  • Transparent 947B8A947B8A
  • Transparent 927C89927C89
  • Transparent 8F7C888F7C88
  • Transparent 8D7D878D7D87
  • Transparent 8A7E858A7E85
  • Transparent 887E84887E84
  • Transparent 857F83857F83
  • Transparent 837F81837F81


  • Transparent 7A62717A6271
  • Transparent 6B55636B5563
  • Transparent 5C49555C4955
  • Transparent 4D3D474D3D47
  • Transparent 3D31383D3138
  • Transparent 2E252A2E252A
  • Transparent 1F181C1F181C
  • Transparent 0F0C0E0F0C0E

Mountbatten Pink Color Patterns

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    Mountbatten Pink Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Mountbatten Pink Polka Dots Pattern

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    Mountbatten Pink Honeycomb Pattern

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    Mountbatten Pink Leaves Pattern

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    Mountbatten Pink Houndstooth Pattern

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    Mountbatten Pink Trellis Pattern

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    Mountbatten Pink Plaid Pattern

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