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Pale Indigo Color

HEX #9892B1 / RGB (152, 146, 177)

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What is Pale Indigo Color?

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Pale Indigo has the hex code #9892B1. The equivalent RGB values are (152, 146, 177), which means it is composed of 32% red, 31% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:14 M:18 Y:0 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pale Indigo has a hue of 252°, 18% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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.

Pale Indigo color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, pale indigo 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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Pale Indigo Color Codes

Hex Code#9892B1
RGB Values(152, 146, 177)
CMYK Values(14%, 18%, 0%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(252°, 18%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#676D4E [Boy Red]
Closest Pantone®666 C
Closest RAL7040 [Window grey]
Complementary Color#ABB192 [Laurel Green]
Pale Indigo Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9E9E9E
Weighted Average (Most Common)#979797
Weighted Average (Luma)#969696
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C3C3C3

Pale Indigo Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9892B1. Complementary color is ABB192

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pale Indigo is Laurel Green with the hex code #ABB192. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9892B1 color is offered by #ABB192. 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 (9892B1, A892B1 and 929CB1)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pale Indigo (#9892B1) are Glossy Grape (#A892B1) and Cadet Grey (#929CB1). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pale Indigo 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 (9892B1, B1A892 and 9CB192)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pale Indigo (#9892B1) are #B1A892 (Khaki (HTML/CSS)) and #9CB192 (Dark Sea Green). 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 (9892B1, B19892 and 92B198)

Triadic Palette

Pale Indigo triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B19892 (Rosy Brown) and #92B198 (Dark Sea Green) along with #9892B1 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 (9892B1, B19892, ABB192 and 92ABB1)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pale Indigo has four colors - #B19892 (Rosy Brown), #ABB192 (Laurel Green) and #92ABB1 (Cadet Grey) in addition to the base color (#9892B1). 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 (9892B1, B1929C, ABB192 and 92B1A8)

Square Palette

Pale Indigo square color palette has #B1929C (Lilac Luster), #ABB192 (Laurel Green) and #92B1A8 (Cadet Grey). 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

Pale Indigo Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pale Indigo 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 Pale Indigo Color


  • Transparent ADA8C1ADA8C1
  • Transparent B7B3C8B7B3C8
  • Transparent C1BED0C1BED0
  • Transparent CCC9D8CCC9D8
  • Transparent D6D3E0D6D3E0
  • Transparent E0DEE8E0DEE8
  • Transparent EAE9EFEAE9EF
  • Transparent F5F4F7F5F4F7


  • Transparent 938EA7938EA7
  • Transparent 918DA2918DA2
  • Transparent 8E8B9D8E8B9D
  • Transparent 8C89998C8999
  • Transparent 8A87948A8794
  • Transparent 87858F87858F
  • Transparent 85848A85848A
  • Transparent 828285828285


  • Transparent 7A758E7A758E
  • Transparent 6A667C6A667C
  • Transparent 5B586A5B586A
  • Transparent 4C49594C4959
  • Transparent 3D3A473D3A47
  • Transparent 2E2C352E2C35
  • Transparent 1E1D231E1D23
  • Transparent 0F0F120F0F12

Pale Indigo Color Patterns

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    Pale Indigo Gingham Checks

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    Pale Indigo Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Pale Indigo Polka Dots Pattern

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    Pale Indigo Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Indigo Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Indigo Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Indigo Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pale Indigo Plaid Pattern

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