Dull Silver

HEX #B0ADAC / RGB (176, 173, 172)

What is Dull Silver Color?

Dull Silver (Hex code: B0ADAC) Thumbnail

Dull Silver has the hex code #B0ADAC. The equivalent RGB values are (176, 173, 172), which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:2 Y:2 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, Dull Silver has a hue of 15°, 2% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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.

Dull Silver 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.

Dull Silver Color Codes

Hex Code#B0ADAC
RGB Values(176, 173, 172)
CMYK Values(0%, 2%, 2%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(15°, 2%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#4F5253 [Davy's Grey]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 4 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#ACAFB0 [Silver Foil]
Dull Silver Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AEAEAE
Desaturated#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Luma)#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D0D0D0

Dull Silver Color Palettes

Dull Silver is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of B0ADAC. Complementary color is ACAFB0

Complementary Palette

The complement of Dull Silver is Silver Foil with the hex code #ACAFB0. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B0ADAC color is offered by #ACAFB0. 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 (B0ADAC, B0AFAC and B0ACAD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Dull Silver (#B0ADAC) are Silver Foil (#B0AFAC) and Silver Chalice (#B0ACAD). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Dull 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 (B0ADAC, ACB0AF and ACADB0)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Dull Silver (#B0ADAC) are #ACB0AF (Silver Foil) and #ACADB0 (Silver Chalice). 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 (B0ADAC, ACB0AD and ADACB0)

Triadic Palette

Dull Silver triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #ACB0AD (Silver Foil) and #ADACB0 (Silver Chalice) along with #B0ADAC 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 (B0ADAC, ACB0AD, ACAFB0 and B0ACAF)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Dull Silver has four colors - #ACB0AD (Silver Foil), #ACAFB0 (Silver Foil) and #B0ACAF (Silver Chalice) in addition to the base color (#B0ADAC). 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 (B0ADAC, ADB0AC, ACAFB0 and AFACB0)

Square Palette

Dull Silver square color palette has #ADB0AC (Silver Foil), #ACAFB0 (Silver Foil) and #AFACB0 (Silver Chalice). 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

Dull Silver Color Rainbow Palette

Our Dull 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 Dull Silver Color

Tints

  • Transparent C0BDBD#C0BDBD
  • Transparent C8C6C5#C8C6C5
  • Transparent D0CECD#D0CECD
  • Transparent D8D6D6#D8D6D6
  • Transparent DFDEDE#DFDEDE
  • Transparent E7E6E6#E7E6E6
  • Transparent EFEFEE#EFEFEE
  • Transparent F7F7F7#F7F7F7

Tones

  • Transparent A6A4A3#A6A4A3
  • Transparent A2A09F#A2A09F
  • Transparent 9D9B9A#9D9B9A
  • Transparent 989796#989796
  • Transparent 939292#939292
  • Transparent 8E8E8D#8E8E8D
  • Transparent 8A8989#8A8989
  • Transparent 858584#858584

Shades

  • Transparent 8D8A8A#8D8A8A
  • Transparent 7B7978#7B7978
  • Transparent 6A6867#6A6867
  • Transparent 585756#585756
  • Transparent 464545#464545
  • Transparent 353434#353434
  • Transparent 232322#232322
  • Transparent 121111#121111

Dull Silver Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Dull Silver Plaid Pattern

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