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Bold Silver Color

HEX #BABEBE / RGB (186, 190, 190)

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What is Bold Silver Color?

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Bold Silver has the hex code #BABEBE. The equivalent RGB values are (186, 190, 190), which means it is composed of 33% red, 34% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:2 M:0 Y:0 K:26. In the HSV/HSB scale, Bold Silver has a hue of 180°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 75%.
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.

Bold Silver color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, Bold 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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Bold Silver Color Codes

RGB Values(186, 190, 190)
CMYK Values(2%, 0%, 0%, 26%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 2%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#454141 [Dark Puce]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 4 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#BEBABA [Gray (X11)]
Bold Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Luma)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Bold Silver Color Palettes

Bold Silver is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of BABEBE. Complementary color is BEBABA

Complementary Palette

The complement of Bold Silver is Gray (X11) with the hex code #BEBABA. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BABEBE color is offered by #BEBABA. 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 (BABEBE, BABCBE and BABEBC)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Bold Silver (#BABEBE) are Gray (X11) (#BABCBE) and Gray (X11) (#BABEBC). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Bold 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 (BABEBE, BEBABC and BEBCBA)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Bold Silver (#BABEBE) are #BEBABC (Gray (X11)) and #BEBCBA (Gray (X11)). 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 (BABEBE, BEBABE and BEBEBA)

Triadic Palette

Bold Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BEBABE (Gray (X11)) and #BEBEBA (Gray (X11)) along with #BABEBE 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 (BABEBE, BEBABE, BEBABA and BABEBA)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Bold Silver has four colors - #BEBABE (Gray (X11)), #BEBABA (Gray (X11)) and #BABEBA (Gray (X11)) in addition to the base color (#BABEBE). 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 (BABEBE, BCBABE, BEBABA and BCBEBA)

Square Palette

Bold Silver square color palette has #BCBABE (Gray (X11)), #BEBABA (Gray (X11)) and #BCBEBA (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

Bold Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Bold 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 Bold Silver Color


  • Transparent C8CBCBC8CBCB
  • Transparent CFD2D2CFD2D2
  • Transparent D6D8D8D6D8D8
  • Transparent DDDFDFDDDFDF
  • Transparent E3E5E5E3E5E5
  • Transparent EAECECEAECEC
  • Transparent F1F2F2F1F2F2
  • Transparent F8F9F9F8F9F9


  • Transparent AEB2B2AEB2B2
  • Transparent A9ABABA9ABAB
  • Transparent A3A5A5A3A5A5
  • Transparent 9D9F9F9D9F9F
  • Transparent 979999979999
  • Transparent 919393919393
  • Transparent 8C8C8C8C8C8C
  • Transparent 868686868686


  • Transparent 959898959898
  • Transparent 828585828585
  • Transparent 707272707272
  • Transparent 5D5F5F5D5F5F
  • Transparent 4A4C4C4A4C4C
  • Transparent 383939383939
  • Transparent 252626252626
  • Transparent 131313131313

Bold Silver Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bold Silver Plaid Pattern

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