Calm Grey

HEX #C0BBB2 / RGB (192, 187, 178)

What is Calm Grey Color?

Calm Grey (Hex code: C0BBB2) Thumbnail

Calm Grey has the hex code #C0BBB2. The equivalent RGB values are (192, 187, 178), which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:7 K:25. In the HSV/HSB scale, Calm Grey has a hue of 39°, 7% 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.

Calm Grey is not part of the web colors list and, therefore, cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. The best way to apply the color to a web page is to put in the hex, RGB and/or HSL values. 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.

Calm Grey Color Codes

Hex Code#C0BBB2
RGB Values(192, 187, 178)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 7%, 25%)
HSV/HSB Values(39°, 7%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCC99
Inverse Color#3F444D [Arsenic]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 3 C
Closest RAL7044 [Silk grey]
Complementary Color#B2B7C0 [Cadet Blue (Crayola)]
Calm Grey Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BABABA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BCBCBC
Weighted Average (Luma)#BBBBBB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D7D7D7

Calm Grey Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C0BBB2. Complementary color is B2B7C0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Calm Grey is Cadet Blue (Crayola) with the hex code #B2B7C0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C0BBB2 color is offered by #B2B7C0. 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 (C0BBB2, BEC0B2 and C0B4B2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Calm Grey (#C0BBB2) are Gray (X11) (#BEC0B2) and Black Shadows (#C0B4B2). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Calm 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 (C0BBB2, B2BEC0 and B4B2C0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Calm Grey (#C0BBB2) are #B2BEC0 (Ash Gray) and #B4B2C0 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)). 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 (C0BBB2, B2C0BB and BBB2C0)

Triadic Palette

Calm Grey triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B2C0BB (Ash Gray) and #BBB2C0 (Gray (X11)) along with #C0BBB2 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 (C0BBB2, B2C0BB, B2B7C0 and C0B2B7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Calm Grey has four colors - #B2C0BB (Ash Gray), #B2B7C0 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)) and #C0B2B7 (Black Shadows) in addition to the base color (#C0BBB2). 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 (C0BBB2, B2C0B4, B2B7C0 and C0B2BE)

Square Palette

Calm Grey square color palette has #B2C0B4 (Ash Gray), #B2B7C0 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)) and #C0B2BE (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

Calm Grey Color Rainbow Palette

Our Calm 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 Calm Grey Color


  • Transparent CDC9C1#CDC9C1
  • Transparent D3CFC9#D3CFC9
  • Transparent D9D6D1#D9D6D1
  • Transparent E0DDD9#E0DDD9
  • Transparent E6E4E0#E6E4E0
  • Transparent ECEBE8#ECEBE8
  • Transparent F2F1F0#F2F1F0
  • Transparent F9F8F7#F9F8F7


  • Transparent B3AFA8#B3AFA8
  • Transparent ADA9A3#ADA9A3
  • Transparent A6A39E#A6A39E
  • Transparent A09E99#A09E99
  • Transparent 9A9894#9A9894
  • Transparent 93928F#93928F
  • Transparent 8D8C8A#8D8C8A
  • Transparent 868685#868685


  • Transparent 9A968E#9A968E
  • Transparent 86837D#86837D
  • Transparent 73706B#73706B
  • Transparent 605E59#605E59
  • Transparent 4D4B47#4D4B47
  • Transparent 3A3835#3A3835
  • Transparent 262524#262524
  • Transparent 131312#131312

Calm Grey Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Calm Grey Plaid Pattern