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Aesthetic Silver Color

HEX #A8ABAE / RGB (168, 171, 174)

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What is Aesthetic Silver Color?

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Aesthetic Silver has the hex code #A8ABAE. The equivalent RGB values are (168, 171, 174), which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:3 M:2 Y:0 K:32. In the HSV/HSB scale, Aesthetic Silver has a hue of 210°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 68%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Aesthetic Silver color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Aesthetic Silver can be applied to web pages with its hex code, RGB and/or HSL values. Please note that the CMYK numbers listed on this page have been derived from the hexadecimal code using known formulae and are only approximates.

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Aesthetic Silver Color Codes

Hex Code#A8ABAE
RGB Values(168, 171, 174)
CMYK Values(3%, 2%, 0%, 32%)
HSV/HSB Values(210°, 3%, 68%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#575451 [Davy's Grey]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 6 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#AEABA8 [Silver Chalice]
Aesthetic Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Luma)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Aesthetic Silver Color Palettes

Aesthetic Silver is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of A8ABAE. Complementary color is AEABA8

Complementary Palette

The complement of Aesthetic Silver is Silver Chalice with the hex code #AEABA8. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A8ABAE color is offered by #AEABA8. 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.

Analogous color palette with (A8ABAE, A8A8AE and A8AEAE)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Aesthetic Silver (#A8ABAE) are Metallic Silver (#A8A8AE) and Silver Chalice (#A8AEAE). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Aesthetic Silver 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.

Split Complementary color palette with (A8ABAE, AEA8A8 and AEAEA8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Aesthetic Silver (#A8ABAE) are #AEA8A8 (Dark Gray (X11)) and #AEAEA8 (Silver Chalice). 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.

Triadic color palette with (A8ABAE, AEA8AB and ABAEA8)

Triadic Palette

Aesthetic Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #AEA8AB (Silver (Metallic)) and #ABAEA8 (Silver Chalice) along with #A8ABAE create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (A8ABAE, AEA8AB, AEABA8 and A8AEAB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Aesthetic Silver has four colors - #AEA8AB (Silver (Metallic)), #AEABA8 (Silver Chalice) and #A8AEAB (Silver Chalice) in addition to the base color (#A8ABAE). 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.

Square color palette with (A8ABAE, AEA8AE, AEABA8 and A8AEA8)

Square Palette

Aesthetic Silver square color palette has #AEA8AE (Silver (Metallic)), #AEABA8 (Silver Chalice) and #A8AEA8 (Dark Gray (X11)). 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.

Rainbow color

Aesthetic Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Aesthetic Silver 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Aesthetic Silver Color


  • Transparent B9BCBEB9BCBE
  • Transparent C2C4C6C2C4C6
  • Transparent CBCDCECBCDCE
  • Transparent D4D5D7D4D5D7
  • Transparent DCDDDFDCDDDF
  • Transparent E5E6E7E5E6E7
  • Transparent EEEEEFEEEEEF
  • Transparent F6F7F7F6F7F7


  • Transparent A0A2A5A0A2A5
  • Transparent 9C9EA09C9EA0
  • Transparent 989A9C989A9C
  • Transparent 949697949697
  • Transparent 909192909192
  • Transparent 8C8D8E8C8D8E
  • Transparent 888989888989
  • Transparent 848485848485


  • Transparent 86898B86898B
  • Transparent 76787A76787A
  • Transparent 656768656768
  • Transparent 545657545657
  • Transparent 434446434446
  • Transparent 323334323334
  • Transparent 222223222223
  • Transparent 111111111111

Aesthetic Silver Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Aesthetic Silver Plaid Pattern

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