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#8ca8a0 hex color

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#8ca8a0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8ca8a0(is commonly known by the name Tropical Cascade) is composed of 54.9% red, 65.9% green and 62.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 4.8% yellow and 34.1% black. Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL) of this color has a hue angle of 162.9 degrees, a saturation of 13.9% and a lightness of 60.4%. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

8ca8a0 Tropical Cascade color
#8ca8a0 colour description : dark green-cyanish gray/dark turquoisish gray.

#8ca8a0 Color Conversion Table

The hexadecimal color #8ca8a0 has RGB values of R:140, G:168, B:160 and CMYK values of C:16.7, M:0, Y:4.8, K:34.1.

RGB 140, 168, 160 rgb(140,168,160)
CMYK 16.7, 0, 4.8, 34.1 cmyk(16.7,0,4.8,34.1)
HSV (or HSB) 162.9°, 16.7, 65.9 hsv(162.9,16.7,65.9)
HSL 162.9°, 13.9, 60.4 hsl(162.9,13.9,60.4)
XYZ 31.163, 36.119, 38.587 xyz(31.163,36.119,38.587)
YIQ 158.72, -14.11, -8.41 yiq(158.72,-14.11,-8.41)
LAB 66.6, -11.3, 0.9 lab(66.6,-11.3,0.9)
More spaces: YIQ, YUV

#8ca8a0 Color Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Hex triplet 8c a8 a0
Decimal 140 168 160
Octal 214 250 240
Binary 10001100 10101000 10100000
Percent 54.9% 65.9% 62.7%

Color Schemes with #8ca8a0

Some colors work better together. Here, you'll find color harmonies and schemes specific to the hex color #8ca8a0. These color palettes have been mathematically proven to pair well in designs.


The Complementary Color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #8ca8a0 and the second color is called the "compliment" #a88c94.

Split Complimentary

The Split Complementary Color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #8ca8a0 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a88c94.


The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.


The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.


The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.


Shades and Tints with #8ca8a0

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #050606 is the darkest color, while #f9fafa is the lightest one.

Tones with #8ca8a0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #94a09c is the less saturated color, while #38fcc4 is the most saturated one.

Preview with #8ca8a0

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