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Brushed Silver Color

HEX #C1C4C7 / RGB (193, 196, 199)

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What is Brushed Silver Color?

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Brushed Silver has the hex code #C1C4C7. The equivalent RGB values are (193, 196, 199), 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:22. In the HSV/HSB scale, Brushed Silver has a hue of 210°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 78%.
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.

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

Hex Code#C1C4C7
RGB Values(193, 196, 199)
CMYK Values(3%, 2%, 0%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(210°, 3%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#3E3B38 [Black Olive]
Closest Pantone®428 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#C7C4C1 [Pale Silver]
Brushed Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C3C3C3
Weighted Average (Luma)#C4C4C4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#DBDBDB

Brushed Silver Color Palettes

Brushed Silver is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of C1C4C7. Complementary color is C7C4C1

Complementary Palette

The complement of Brushed Silver is Pale Silver with the hex code #C7C4C1. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C1C4C7 color is offered by #C7C4C1. 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.

C1C4C7 C7C4C1
Analogous color palette with (C1C4C7, C1C1C7 and C1C7C7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Brushed Silver (#C1C4C7) are Silver Sand (#C1C1C7) and Silver Sand (#C1C7C7). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Brushed 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.

C1C4C7 C1C1C7 C1C7C7
Split Complementary color palette with (C1C4C7, C7C1C1 and C7C7C1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Brushed Silver (#C1C4C7) are #C7C1C1 (Pale Silver) and #C7C7C1 (Pale Silver). 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.

C1C4C7 C7C1C1 C7C7C1
Triadic color palette with (C1C4C7, C7C1C4 and C4C7C1)

Triadic Palette

Brushed Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C7C1C4 (Argent) and #C4C7C1 (Silver Sand) along with #C1C4C7 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

C1C4C7 C7C1C4 C4C7C1
Tetradic color palette with (C1C4C7, C7C1C4, C7C4C1 and C1C7C4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Brushed Silver has four colors - #C7C1C4 (Argent), #C7C4C1 (Pale Silver) and #C1C7C4 (Silver Sand) in addition to the base color (#C1C4C7). 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.

C1C4C7 C7C1C4 C7C4C1 C1C7C4
Square color palette with (C1C4C7, C7C1C7, C7C4C1 and C1C7C1)

Square Palette

Brushed Silver square color palette has #C7C1C7 (Silver Sand), #C7C4C1 (Pale Silver) and #C1C7C1 (Silver Sand). 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.

C1C4C7 C7C1C7 C7C4C1 C1C7C1
Rainbow color

Brushed Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Brushed 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.

C1C4C7 C3C1C7 C7C1C6 C7C1C1 C7C7C1 C2C7C1 C1C7C5

Tints, Tones & Shades of Brushed Silver Color


  • Transparent CDD0D2CDD0D2
  • Transparent D4D6D8D4D6D8
  • Transparent DADCDDDADCDD
  • Transparent E0E2E3E0E2E3
  • Transparent E6E7E9E6E7E9
  • Transparent ECEDEEECEDEE
  • Transparent F3F3F4F3F3F4
  • Transparent F9F9F9F9F9F9


  • Transparent B4B6B9B4B6B9
  • Transparent AEB0B2AEB0B2
  • Transparent A7A9ABA7A9AB
  • Transparent A1A2A4A1A2A4
  • Transparent 9A9B9C9A9B9C
  • Transparent 949495949495
  • Transparent 8D8E8E8D8E8E
  • Transparent 878787878787


  • Transparent 9A9D9F9A9D9F
  • Transparent 87898B87898B
  • Transparent 747677747677
  • Transparent 616264616264
  • Transparent 4D4E504D4E50
  • Transparent 3A3B3C3A3B3C
  • Transparent 272728272728
  • Transparent 131414131414

Brushed Silver Color Patterns

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    Brushed Silver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Brushed Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brushed Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brushed Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brushed Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brushed Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brushed Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Brushed Silver Plaid Pattern

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