Bright Grey

HEX #EBECF0 / RGB (235, 236, 240)

What is Bright Grey Color?

Bright Grey (Hex code: EBECF0) Thumbnail

Bright Grey has the hex code #EBECF0. The equivalent RGB values are (235, 236, 240), which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:2 M:2 Y:0 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Bright Grey has a hue of 228°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
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.

Bright grey (or gray) is a light gray color with a hint of blue. It can be applied on web pages with the help of HTMl and/or CSS via its hex, RGB or HSB codes. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

Bright Grey Color Codes

Hex Code#EBECF0
RGB Values(235, 236, 240)
CMYK Values(2%, 2%, 0%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(228°, 2%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFFFFF
Inverse Color#14130F [Chinese Black]
Closest Pantone®656 C
Closest RAL9003 [Signal white]
Complementary Color#F0EFEB [Isabelline]
Bright Grey Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#EDEDED
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ECECEC
Weighted Average (Luma)#ECECEC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EEEEEE

Bright Grey Color Palettes

Bright Grey is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of EBECF0. Complementary color is F0EFEB

Complementary Palette

The complement of Bright Grey is Isabelline with the hex code #F0EFEB. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EBECF0 color is offered by #F0EFEB. 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 (EBECF0, EDEBF0 and EBEFF0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Bright Grey (#EBECF0) are Bright Gray (#EDEBF0) and Bright Gray (#EBEFF0). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Bright Grey 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 (EBECF0, F0EDEB and EFF0EB)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Bright Grey (#EBECF0) are #F0EDEB (Isabelline) and #EFF0EB (Isabelline). 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 (EBECF0, F0EBEC and ECF0EB)

Triadic Palette

Bright Grey triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #F0EBEC (Isabelline) and #ECF0EB (Bright Gray) along with #EBECF0 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 (EBECF0, F0EBEC, F0EFEB and EBF0EF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Bright Grey has four colors - #F0EBEC (Isabelline), #F0EFEB (Isabelline) and #EBF0EF (Bright Gray) in addition to the base color (#EBECF0). 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 (EBECF0, F0EBEF, F0EFEB and EBF0ED)

Square Palette

Bright Grey square color palette has #F0EBEF (Bright Gray), #F0EFEB (Isabelline) and #EBF0ED (Bright Gray). 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

Bright Grey Color Rainbow Palette

Our Bright Grey 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 Bright Grey Color


  • Transparent EFF0F3#EFF0F3
  • Transparent F1F2F5#F1F2F5
  • Transparent F3F4F6#F3F4F6
  • Transparent F5F6F8#F5F6F8
  • Transparent F7F7F9#F7F7F9
  • Transparent F9F9FB#F9F9FB
  • Transparent FBFBFC#FBFBFC
  • Transparent FDFDFE#FDFDFE


  • Transparent D6D6DA#D6D6DA
  • Transparent CBCCCE#CBCCCE
  • Transparent C0C1C3#C0C1C3
  • Transparent B6B6B8#B6B6B8
  • Transparent ABABAD#ABABAD
  • Transparent A0A0A2#A0A0A2
  • Transparent 959696#959696
  • Transparent 8B8B8B#8B8B8B


  • Transparent BCBDC0#BCBDC0
  • Transparent A5A5A8#A5A5A8
  • Transparent 8D8E90#8D8E90
  • Transparent 767678#767678
  • Transparent 5E5E60#5E5E60
  • Transparent 474748#474748
  • Transparent 2F2F30#2F2F30
  • Transparent 181818#181818

Bright Grey Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Bright Grey Plaid Pattern