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Silver Sage Color

HEX #938B78 / RGB (147, 139, 120)

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What is Silver Sage Color?

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Silver Sage is a Pantone textile Cotton eXtended color with the PMS number 17-0510 TCX. It is not a web color and cannot be used in HTML and CSS code by name. However, it can be applied to web pages and digital works with its hex, RGB or HSL values.
Silver Sage color hex code is #938B78 with RGB (147, 139, 120). Please note that the equivalent RAL and CMYK values mentioned on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code and are only approximates.

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Silver Sage Color Codes

Hex Code#938B78
RGB Values(147, 139, 120)
CMYK Values(0%, 5%, 18%, 42%)
HSV/HSB Values(42°, 18%, 58%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#6C7487 [AuroMetalSaurus]
Pantone®17-0510 TCX
Closest RAL7034 [Yellow grey]
Complementary Color#788093 [Slate Gray]
Silver Sage Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#878787
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Luma)#8B8B8B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BDBDBD

Silver Sage Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 938B78. Complementary color is 788093

Complementary Palette

The complement of Silver Sage is Slate Gray with the hex code #788093. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #938B78 color is offered by #788093. 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 (938B78, 8E9378 and 937E78)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Silver Sage (#938B78) are Artichoke (#8E9378) and Cinereous (#937E78). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Silver Sage 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 (938B78, 788E93 and 7E7893)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Silver Sage (#938B78) are #788E93 (Light Slate Gray) and #7E7893 (Rhythm). 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 (938B78, 78938B and 8B7893)

Triadic Palette

Silver Sage triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #78938B (Dolphin Gray) and #8B7893 (Mountbatten Pink) along with #938B78 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 (938B78, 78938B, 788093 and 937880)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Silver Sage has four colors - #78938B (Dolphin Gray), #788093 (Slate Gray) and #937880 (Bazaar) in addition to the base color (#938B78). 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 (938B78, 78937E, 788093 and 93788E)

Square Palette

Silver Sage square color palette has #78937E (Dolphin Gray), #788093 (Slate Gray) and #93788E (Mountbatten Pink). 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

Silver Sage Color Rainbow Palette

Our Silver Sage 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 Silver Sage Color


  • Transparent A9A293A9A293
  • Transparent B3AEA1B3AEA1
  • Transparent BEB9AEBEB9AE
  • Transparent C9C5BCC9C5BC
  • Transparent D4D1C9D4D1C9
  • Transparent DFDCD7DFDCD7
  • Transparent E9E8E4E9E8E4
  • Transparent F4F3F2F4F3F2


  • Transparent 8F897A8F897A
  • Transparent 8D887A8D887A
  • Transparent 8B877B8B877B
  • Transparent 8A867C8A867C
  • Transparent 88847D88847D
  • Transparent 86837E86837E
  • Transparent 84827E84827E
  • Transparent 82817F82817F


  • Transparent 766F60766F60
  • Transparent 676154676154
  • Transparent 585348585348
  • Transparent 4A463C4A463C
  • Transparent 3B38303B3830
  • Transparent 2C2A242C2A24
  • Transparent 1D1C181D1C18
  • Transparent 0F0E0C0F0E0C

Silver Sage Color Patterns

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    Silver Sage Gingham Checks

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    Silver Sage Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Silver Sage Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Sage Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Sage Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Sage Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Sage Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Silver Sage Plaid Pattern

Silver Sage Color Interior Ideas

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