Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296) color information

Hex color #7f8296 almost matches the color named "Roman silver" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Roman silver (#7f8296), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with being clean, glamorous, elegant, the home, and accessibility. Colors labeled as "generic gray" are rarely tied to health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)

#7f8296 is made up of (127, 130, 150) in RGB colorspace and (15.33, 13.33, 0.00, 41.18) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8356502 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #669999. White should be used ontop of #7f8296 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #7f8296. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #7f8296 luma #131.23
Websafe hex #669999 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(127, 130, 150) Adobe RGB (125.00, 131.00, 148.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(50%, 51%, 59%) Closest named color Roman silver
rgba rgba(127.0, 130.0, 150.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (47.96, 0.53, -8.93)
cmyk cmyk(15.33, 13.33, 0.00, 41.18) CIE-L*ab (55.07, 0.65, -10.43)
hsv hsv(233.33, 9.89, 54.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (55.07, 10.45, 273.57)
hsb hsb(233.33, 15.25, 59.00) CIE-L*uv (55.07, -5.57, -15.22)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #7f8296 while the second is the "compliment" #96937f.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #7f8296 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #96937f.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)

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.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Lighter shades of #7f8296

When you combine pure white with this color, #7f8296, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #7f8296

Darker shades are produced by blending #7f8296 with black

Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)'s Tones

Tones of #7f8296 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #7f8296

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #7f8296 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#7f8296 → #96937f
#7f8296 → #a5a7b5
#7f8296 → #ffffff
#7f8296 → #887f96
#7f8296 → #4c4e5a
#7f8296 → #7f8d96

Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296) in different environments

Seeing #7f8296 on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #7f8296 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296)

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#7f8296might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #7f8296

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#7f8296. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #7f8296

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #7f8296
Java new Color(127, 130, 150);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 127, 130, 150);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:127 green:130 blue:150 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(127f, 130f, 150f);
Swift UIColor(red:127, green:130, blue:150, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $96827f
Python Color('#7f8296')

Base Conversions of hex color #7f8296

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #7f8296. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8356502 while the individual RGB conversions are: 127, 130, 150.

Red Green Blue
Binary 01111111 10000010 10010110
Hex 7f 82 96
Octal 177 202 226
Decimal 127 130 150

#7f8296 Icons

If you're considering using #7f8296 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Roman silver (#7f8296) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #7f8296 colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #7f8296 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #7f8296 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #7f8296 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #7f8296 background.
This text is hex color #7f8296 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #7f8296 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #7f8296 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #7f8296 and white (#ffffff) background.