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Olive Skin Color

HEX #CCAB8B / RGB (204, 171, 139)

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What is Olive Skin Color?

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Olive Skin has the hex code #CCAB8B. The equivalent RGB values are (204, 171, 139), which means it is composed of 40% red, 33% green and 27% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:16 Y:32 K:20. In the HSV/HSB scale, Olive Skin has a hue of 30°, 32% saturation and a brightness value of 80%.
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.

Olive Skin 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 Olive Skin CMYK numbers mentioned on this page are only approximations and have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae.

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Olive Skin Color Codes

Hex Code#CCAB8B
RGB Values(204, 171, 139)
CMYK Values(0%, 16%, 32%, 20%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 32%, 80%)
Closest Web Safe#CC9999
Inverse Color#335474 [Metallic Blue]
Closest Pantone®4665 C
Closest RAL1001 [Beige]
Complementary Color#8BACCC [Ceil]
Olive Skin Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B1B1B1
Weighted Average (Luma)#B0B0B0
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D1D1D1

Olive Skin Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of CCAB8B. Complementary color is 8BACCC

Complementary Palette

The complement of Olive Skin is Ceil with the hex code #8BACCC. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #CCAB8B color is offered by #8BACCC. 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 (CCAB8B, CCCC8B and CC8B8C)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Olive Skin (#CCAB8B) are Medium Spring Bud (#CCCC8B) and Puce (#CC8B8C). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Olive Skin 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 (CCAB8B, 8BCCCC and 8B8CCC)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Olive Skin (#CCAB8B) are #8BCCCC (Middle Blue Green) and #8B8CCC (Ube). 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 (CCAB8B, 8BCCAB and AB8BCC)

Triadic Palette

Olive Skin triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #8BCCAB (Eton Blue) and #AB8BCC (African Violet) along with #CCAB8B 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 (CCAB8B, 8BCCAB, 8BACCC and CC8BAC)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Olive Skin has four colors - #8BCCAB (Eton Blue), #8BACCC (Ceil) and #CC8BAC (Middle Purple) in addition to the base color (#CCAB8B). 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 (CCAB8B, 8CCC8B, 8BACCC and CC8BCC)

Square Palette

Olive Skin square color palette has #8CCC8B (Dark Sea Green), #8BACCC (Ceil) and #CC8BCC (Light Grayish Magenta). 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

Olive Skin Color Rainbow Palette

Our Olive Skin 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 Olive Skin Color


  • Transparent D6BCA2D6BCA2
  • Transparent DBC4AEDBC4AE
  • Transparent E0CDB9E0CDB9
  • Transparent E6D5C5E6D5C5
  • Transparent EBDDD1EBDDD1
  • Transparent F0E6DCF0E6DC
  • Transparent F5EEE8F5EEE8
  • Transparent FAF7F3FAF7F3


  • Transparent BDA289BDA289
  • Transparent B59E88B59E88
  • Transparent AE9A87AE9A87
  • Transparent A69686A69686
  • Transparent 9E91849E9184
  • Transparent 978D83978D83
  • Transparent 8F89828F8982
  • Transparent 888481888481


  • Transparent A3896FA3896F
  • Transparent 8F78618F7861
  • Transparent 7A67537A6753
  • Transparent 665646665646
  • Transparent 524438524438
  • Transparent 3D332A3D332A
  • Transparent 29221C29221C
  • Transparent 14110E14110E

Olive Skin Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Olive Skin Plaid Pattern

Olive Skin Color Interior Ideas

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