Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689) color information

#807689 is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Gray (HTML/CSS gray)" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "generic gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689), in advertising materials, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#807689 Breakdown

#807689 is made up of (128, 118, 137) in RGB colorspace and (6.57, 13.87, 0.00, 46.27) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 8418953 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #996699. White should be used ontop of #807689 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #807689. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #807689 luma #123.02
Websafe hex #996699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(128, 118, 137) Adobe RGB (125.00, 115.00, 137.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(50%, 46%, 54%) Closest named color Gray (HTML/CSS gray)
rgba rgba(128.0, 118.0, 137.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (43.59, 8.08, -8.92)
cmyk cmyk(6.57, 13.87, 0.00, 46.27) CIE-L*ab (50.69, 9.95, -10.67)
hsv hsv(270.00, 8.00, 50.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (50.69, 14.59, 313.00)
hsb hsb(270.00, 14.81, 54.00) CIE-L*uv (50.69, 6.20, -16.69)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689)

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" #807689 while the second is the "compliment" #7f8975.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #807689 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #7f8975.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689)

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-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689)

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

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689)

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 variations of #807689

Lighter shades of #807689 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #807689

Darker shades of #807689 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689)'s Tones

Tones of #807689 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689) Gradients

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 #807689 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#807689 → #7f8975
#807689 → #a69fac
#807689 → #ffffff
#807689 → #897589
#807689 → #4c4652
#807689 → #757589

Faux-Gray (HTML/CSS gray) (#807689) in different environments

Seeing #807689 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 #807689 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#807689 popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#807689might 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.

#807689 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#807689. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#807689 in coding

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 #807689
Java new Color(128, 118, 137);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 128, 118, 137);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:128 green:118 blue:137 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(128f, 118f, 137f);
Swift UIColor(red:128, green:118, blue:137, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $897680
Python Color('#807689')

Base Conversions of hex color #807689

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #807689. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 8418953 while the individual RGB conversions are: 128, 118, 137.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10000000 01110110 10001001
Hex 80 76 89
Octal 200 166 211
Decimal 128 118 137

Icons incorporating the color #807689

If you're considering using #807689 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #807689 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #807689 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 #807689 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #807689 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #807689 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #807689 background.
This text is hex color #807689 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #807689 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #807689 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #807689 and white (#ffffff) background.