Jumbo Color


Jumbo is pale, cool-toned shade of mid blue. It is better contrasting with white. This color combines beautifully with mid yellow, green cyan or mid red

Inverse Color #83847d
Complementary Color #81827a
Color Shade: mid blue (248.57° hue)
Color Temperature: cool
Lightness: 49.61% (better contrasting with white)
Jumbo Color Sample
Jumbo Color Sample

Better Alternatives To #7c7b82

If you're looking for a similar mid blue shade, there are some better alternatives to Jumbo Color. The Capercaillie Mauve color for instance is a lighter and a bit more vibrant option, however this color has a cool blue bias. Consider a lighter and more saturated alternative called Live Jazz (#87819b) for more energetic effect. Try Eventide as it also a bit more vibrant and energetic.

Complementary Palette

#81827a is the best complementary color to Jumbo. Mid yellow shades generally complement the mid blue hues best as they are found on the opposite end of the color wheel. The most popular #7c7b82 complementary color is Bitter, as it offers maximum contrast and grab the viewer's attention.

Analogous Palette

The analogous palette of blue cyan, mid blue, and violet colors offers a soft combination of similar cool shades. The analogous colors of Jumbo are #7a7d82 and #7f7a82. Thus found on the left and right of #7c7b82 on the color wheel with a 30° gap. Consider matching Rolling Stone and Mobster colors as they work well with Jumbo.

Split-complementary Palette

The split-complementary Jumbo palette consists of #7d827a and #827f7a colors. They can be found 30° apart on either side of the complementary color (#81827a). Try Camouflage Green and Friar Gray colors in combination with #7c7b82, as they are not as contrasting as a complementary color, hence, giving more hue variety to make your design stand out.

Triadic Palette

The triadic palette of #7c7b82 offers a combination of mid green and mid red shades and equally high contrast between the three of them. Find triadic colors at the 120° distance from the Jumbo. Thus Xanadu and Hurricane giving maximum hue separation to use all three together.

Square Palette

The square color palette of Jumbo contains three additional colors. Thus, complementary Bitter, Empress, and Gunsmoke split by 90° on the color wheel. #7c7b82 square combo is a palette of mid blue, red magenta, mid yellow and green cyan shades that work together well.

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette is a bit more complex than the square and has more of a rectangle shape. Jumbo tetradic combo consists of mid yellow complementary color (#81827a) and two others. The Hurricane is positioned 120° clockwise from the primary color and Sirocco – 120° from the complementary Bitter. This palette is not recommended to use as-is. Try to tweak the saturation and brightness of #827b7a and #7a8182.

Conversion Table

In a RGB color space, hex #7c7b82 is made of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. In a HSL mode Jumbo has a hue angle of 248.57°, a saturation of 2.77% and a lightness of 49.61%. In a CMYK space (used in printing only), hex #7c7b82 is made of 2.35% cyan, 2.74% magenta, 0% yellow and 49.02% black ink.

HEX #7c7b82
RGB Decimal rgb(124,123,130)
RGB Percentage 33%, 33%, 34%
CMYK 2.35, 2.74, 0, 49.02
HSL hsl(248.57,2.77%,49.61%)
HSV (or HSB) hsv(248.57,5.38%,50.98%)
CIE-LAB lab(51.908,1.8073,-3.6761)
XYZ xyz(19.4244,20.0627,23.9678)