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Cool Silver Color

HEX #B0BBC0 / RGB (176, 187, 192)

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What is Cool Silver Color?

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Cool Silver has the hex code #B0BBC0. The equivalent RGB values are (176, 187, 192), which means it is composed of 32% red, 34% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:8 M:3 Y:0 K:25. In the HSV/HSB scale, Cool Silver has a hue of 199°, 8% 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.

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

Hex Code#B0BBC0
RGB Values(176, 187, 192)
CMYK Values(8%, 3%, 0%, 25%)
HSV/HSB Values(199°, 8%, 75%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#4F443F [Dark Puce]
Closest Pantone®5517 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#C0B5B0 [Black Shadows]
Cool Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B8B8B8
Weighted Average (Luma)#B9B9B9
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D6D6D6

Cool Silver Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B0BBC0. Complementary color is C0B5B0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Cool Silver is Black Shadows with the hex code #C0B5B0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B0BBC0 color is offered by #C0B5B0. 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 (B0BBC0, B0B3C0 and B0C0BD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Cool Silver (#B0BBC0) are Cadet Blue (Crayola) (#B0B3C0) and Ash Gray (#B0C0BD). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Cool 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 (B0BBC0, C0B0B3 and C0BDB0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Cool Silver (#B0BBC0) are #C0B0B3 (Black Shadows) and #C0BDB0 (Black Shadows). 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 (B0BBC0, C0B0BB and BBC0B0)

Triadic Palette

Cool Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C0B0BB (Black Shadows) and #BBC0B0 (Ash Gray) along with #B0BBC0 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 (B0BBC0, C0B0BB, C0B5B0 and B0C0B5)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Cool Silver has four colors - #C0B0BB (Black Shadows), #C0B5B0 (Black Shadows) and #B0C0B5 (Ash Gray) in addition to the base color (#B0BBC0). 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 (B0BBC0, BDB0C0, C0B5B0 and B3C0B0)

Square Palette

Cool Silver square color palette has #BDB0C0 (Black Shadows), #C0B5B0 (Black Shadows) and #B3C0B0 (Ash 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

Cool Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Cool 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.

B0BBC0 B3B0C0 C0B0C0 C0B0B2 C0BCB0 B6C0B0 B0C0B7

Tints, Tones & Shades of Cool Silver Color


  • Transparent C0C9CDC0C9CD
  • Transparent C8CFD3C8CFD3
  • Transparent D0D6D9D0D6D9
  • Transparent D8DDE0D8DDE0
  • Transparent DFE4E6DFE4E6
  • Transparent E7EBECE7EBEC
  • Transparent EFF1F2EFF1F2
  • Transparent F7F8F9F7F8F9


  • Transparent A6AFB3A6AFB3
  • Transparent A2A9ADA2A9AD
  • Transparent 9DA3A69DA3A6
  • Transparent 989EA0989EA0
  • Transparent 93989A93989A
  • Transparent 8E92938E9293
  • Transparent 8A8C8D8A8C8D
  • Transparent 858686858686


  • Transparent 8D969A8D969A
  • Transparent 7B83867B8386
  • Transparent 6A70736A7073
  • Transparent 585E60585E60
  • Transparent 464B4D464B4D
  • Transparent 35383A35383A
  • Transparent 232526232526
  • Transparent 121313121313

Cool Silver Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Cool Silver Plaid Pattern

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