#253132 Hex Code

Color Name: Gunmetal

What is hex #253132 Color?

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The color name of hex code #253132 is Gunmetal. The RGB values are (37, 49, 50) which means it is composed of 27% red, 36% green and 37% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:26 M:2 Y:0 K:80. In the HSV/HSB scale, #253132 has a hue of 185°, 26% saturation and a brightness value of 20%.
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.

Hex #253132 Color Codes

Color NameGunmetal
RGB Values(37, 49, 50)
CMYK Values(26%, 2%, 0%, 80%)
HSV/HSB Values(185°, 26%, 20%)
Closest Web Safe#333333
Inverse Color#DACECD [Timberwolf]
Closest Pantone®5605 C
Closest RAL6009 [Fir green]
Complementary Color#322625 [Temptress]
#253132 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#2D2D2D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#2E2E2E
Weighted Average (Luma)#2F2F2F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#727272

Hex #253132 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 253132. Complementary color is 322625

Complementary Palette

The complement of #253132 is #322625 which is called Temptress. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #253132 color is offered by #322625. 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 (253132, 252B32 and 25322D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #253132 are #252B32 and #25322D, called Charleston Green and Black Leather Jacket, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #253132 with a 30° separation. 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 (253132, 32252B and 322D25)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #253132 are #32252B (Temptress) and #322D25 (Pine Tree). 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 (253132, 322531 and 313225)

Triadic Palette

#253132 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #322531 (Dark Purple) and #313225 (Pine Tree) along with #253132, our main color, 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 (253132, 322531, 322625 and 253226)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #253132 has #322531 (Dark Purple), #322625 (Temptress) and #253226 (Black Leather Jacket). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (253132, 2D2532, 322625 and 2B3225)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #253132 contains #2D2532 (Dark Purple), #322625 (Temptress) and #2B3225 (Pine Tree). 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

Hex #253132 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #253132 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color 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.

Shades of Gunmetal Color


  • Transperent 515a5b515A5B
  • Transperent 666f70666F70
  • Transperent 7c83847C8384
  • Transperent 929899929899
  • Transperent a8adadA8ADAD
  • Transperent bec1c2BEC1C2
  • Transperent d3d6d6D3D6D6
  • Transperent e9eaebE9EAEB


  • Transperent 374142374142
  • Transperent 404949404949
  • Transperent 495151495151
  • Transperent 535959535959
  • Transperent 5c60615C6061
  • Transperent 656869656869
  • Transperent 6e70706E7070
  • Transperent 777878777878


  • Transperent 1e27281E2728
  • Transperent 1a22231A2223
  • Transperent 161d1e161D1E
  • Transperent 131919131919
  • Transperent 0f14140F1414
  • Transperent 0b0f0f0B0F0F
  • Transperent 070a0a070A0A
  • Transperent 040505040505

#253132 Color Patterns

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    Gunmetal Gingham Checks

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    Gunmetal Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Gunmetal Polka Dots Pattern

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    Gunmetal Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gunmetal Leaves Pattern

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    Gunmetal Houndstooth Pattern

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    Gunmetal Trellis Pattern

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    Gunmetal Plaid Pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.