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Muted Teal Color

HEX #6B9797 / RGB (107, 151, 151)

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What is Muted Teal Color?

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Muted Teal has the hex code #6B9797. The equivalent RGB values are (107, 151, 151), which means it is composed of 26% red, 37% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:29 M:0 Y:0 K:41. In the HSV/HSB scale, Muted Teal has a hue of 180°, 29% saturation and a brightness value of 59%.
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.

Muted Teal color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, muted teal 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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Muted Teal Color Codes

Hex Code#6B9797
RGB Values(107, 151, 151)
CMYK Values(29%, 0%, 0%, 41%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 29%, 59%)
Closest Web Safe#669999
Inverse Color#946868 [Copper Rose]
Closest Pantone®624 C
Closest RAL5024 [Pastel blue]
Complementary Color#976B6B [Copper Rose]
Muted Teal Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#888888
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Luma)#8E8E8E
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BEBEBE

Muted Teal Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 6B9797. Complementary color is 976B6B

Complementary Palette

The complement of Muted Teal is Copper Rose with the hex code #976B6B. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6B9797 color is offered by #976B6B. 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 (6B9797, 6B8197 and 6B9781)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Muted Teal (#6B9797) are Slate Gray (#6B8197) and Oxley (#6B9781). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Muted 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 (6B9797, 976B81 and 97816B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Muted Teal (#6B9797) are #976B81 (Bazaar) and #97816B (Beaver). 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 (6B9797, 976B97 and 97976B)

Triadic Palette

Muted Teal triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #976B97 (Mountbatten Pink) and #97976B (Artichoke) along with #6B9797 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 (6B9797, 976B97, 976B6B and 6B976B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Muted Teal has four colors - #976B97 (Mountbatten Pink), #976B6B (Copper Rose) and #6B976B (Russian Green) in addition to the base color (#6B9797). 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 (6B9797, 816B97, 976B6B and 81976B)

Square Palette

Muted Teal square color palette has #816B97 (Rhythm), #976B6B (Copper Rose) and #81976B (Moss 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

Muted Teal Color Rainbow Palette

Our Muted 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 Muted Teal Color


  • Transparent 89ACAC89ACAC
  • Transparent 97B6B697B6B6
  • Transparent A6C1C1A6C1C1
  • Transparent B5CBCBB5CBCB
  • Transparent C4D5D5C4D5D5
  • Transparent D3E0E0D3E0E0
  • Transparent E1EAEAE1EAEA
  • Transparent F0F5F5F0F5F5


  • Transparent 6F92926F9292
  • Transparent 719090719090
  • Transparent 738E8E738E8E
  • Transparent 768C8C768C8C
  • Transparent 788989788989
  • Transparent 7A87877A8787
  • Transparent 7C85857C8585
  • Transparent 7E82827E8282


  • Transparent 567979567979
  • Transparent 4B6A6A4B6A6A
  • Transparent 405B5B405B5B
  • Transparent 364C4C364C4C
  • Transparent 2B3C3C2B3C3C
  • Transparent 202D2D202D2D
  • Transparent 151E1E151E1E
  • Transparent 0B0F0F0B0F0F

Muted Teal Color Patterns

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    Muted Teal Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Muted Teal Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Teal Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Teal Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Teal Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Teal Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Teal Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Muted Teal Plaid Pattern

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