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Gray-green Color

HEX #5E716A / RGB (94, 113, 106)

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What is Gray-green Color?

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Gray-green has the hex code #5E716A. The equivalent RGB values are (94, 113, 106), which means it is composed of 30% red, 36% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:17 M:0 Y:6 K:56. In the HSV/HSB scale, Gray-green has a hue of 158°, 17% saturation and a brightness value of 44%.
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.

Gray-green color is not included in the web list and cannot be used by name in HTML and CSS code. However, gray-green 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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Gray-green Color Codes

Hex Code#5E716A
RGB Values(94, 113, 106)
CMYK Values(17%, 0%, 6%, 56%)
HSV/HSB Values(158°, 17%, 44%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#A18E95 [Spanish Gray]
Closest Pantone®5615 C
Closest RAL7031 [Blue grey]
Complementary Color#715E65 [Granite Gray]
Gray-green Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#686868
Weighted Average (Most Common)#6B6B6B
Weighted Average (Luma)#6C6C6C
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A9A9A9

Gray-green Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 5E716A. Complementary color is 715E65

Complementary Palette

The complement of Gray-green is Granite Gray with the hex code #715E65. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5E716A color is offered by #715E65. 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.

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Analogous color palette with (5E716A, 5E6F71 and 5E7161)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Gray-green (#5E716A) are Cadet (#5E6F71) and Axolotl (#5E7161). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Gray-green 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (5E716A, 715E6F and 71615E)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Gray-green (#5E716A) are #715E6F (Dim Gray) and #71615E (Deep Taupe). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (5E716A, 6A5E71 and 716A5E)

Triadic Palette

Gray-green triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #6A5E71 (Dim Gray) and #716A5E (Dim Gray) along with #5E716A create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (5E716A, 6A5E71, 715E65 and 65715E)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Gray-green has four colors - #6A5E71 (Dim Gray), #715E65 (Granite Gray) and #65715E (Axolotl) in addition to the base color (#5E716A). 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.

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Square color palette with (5E716A, 615E71, 715E65 and 6F715E)

Square Palette

Gray-green square color palette has #615E71 (Black Coral), #715E65 (Granite Gray) and #6F715E (Axolotl). 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.

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Rainbow color

Gray-green Color Rainbow Palette

Our Gray-green 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of Gray-green Color


  • Transparent 7E8D887E8D88
  • Transparent 8E9C978E9C97
  • Transparent 9EAAA69EAAA6
  • Transparent AFB8B5AFB8B5
  • Transparent BFC6C3BFC6C3
  • Transparent CFD4D2CFD4D2
  • Transparent DFE3E1DFE3E1
  • Transparent EFF1F0EFF1F0


  • Transparent 65746E65746E
  • Transparent 687671687671
  • Transparent 6C77736C7773
  • Transparent 6F79756F7975
  • Transparent 727A77727A77
  • Transparent 767C79767C79
  • Transparent 797D7C797D7C
  • Transparent 7D7F7E7D7F7E


  • Transparent 4B5A554B5A55
  • Transparent 424F4A424F4A
  • Transparent 384440384440
  • Transparent 2F39352F3935
  • Transparent 262D2A262D2A
  • Transparent 1C22201C2220
  • Transparent 131715131715
  • Transparent 090B0B090B0B

Gray-green Color Patterns

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    Gray-green Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

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  • Transparent

    Gray-green Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gray-green Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gray-green Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gray-green Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gray-green Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Gray-green Plaid Pattern

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