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#55545D Hex Code

Color Name: Davy's Grey

What is hex #55545D Color?

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The color name of hex code #55545D is Davy's Grey. The RGB values are (85, 84, 93) which means it is composed of 32% red, 32% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:9 M:10 Y:0 K:64. In the HSV/HSB scale, #55545D has a hue of 247°, 10% saturation and a brightness value of 36%.
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.

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Hex #55545D Color Codes

Color NameDavy's Grey
RGB Values(85, 84, 93)
CMYK Values(9%, 10%, 0%, 64%)
HSV/HSB Values(247°, 10%, 36%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#AAABA2 [Dark Gray (X11)]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 11 C
Closest RAL7011 [Iron grey]
Complementary Color#5C5D54 [Ebony]
#55545D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#575757
Weighted Average (Most Common)#555555
Weighted Average (Luma)#555555
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#979797

Hex #55545D Color Palettes

55545D is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 55545D. Complementary color is 5C5D54

Complementary Palette

The complement of #55545D is #5C5D54 which is called Ebony. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #55545D color is offered by #5C5D54. 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 (55545D, 5A545D and 54585D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #55545D are #5A545D and #54585D, called Davy's Grey and Davy's Grey, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #55545D 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (55545D, 5D5A54 and 585D54)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #55545D are #5D5A54 (Ebony) and #585D54 (Ebony). 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 (55545D, 5D5554 and 545D55)

Triadic Palette

#55545D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5D5554 (Wenge) and #545D55 (Ebony) along with #55545D, 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.

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Tetradic color palette with (55545D, 5D5554, 5C5D54 and 545C5D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #55545D has #5D5554 (Wenge), #5C5D54 (Ebony) and #545C5D (Davy's Grey). 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.

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Square color palette with (55545D, 5D5458, 5C5D54 and 545D5A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #55545D contains #5D5458 (Davy's Grey), #5C5D54 (Ebony) and #545D5A (Davy's Grey). 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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Hex #55545D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #55545D 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of 55545D Color


  • Transparent 77767D77767D
  • Transparent 88878E88878E
  • Transparent 99989E99989E
  • Transparent AAAAAEAAAAAE
  • Transparent BBBBBEBBBBBE
  • Transparent CCCCCECCCCCE
  • Transparent DDDDDFDDDDDF
  • Transparent EEEEEFEEEEEF


  • Transparent 5E5D645E5D64
  • Transparent 626168626168
  • Transparent 66666B66666B
  • Transparent 6B6A6F6B6A6F
  • Transparent 6F6E726F6E72
  • Transparent 737376737376
  • Transparent 777779777779
  • Transparent 7C7C7D7C7C7D


  • Transparent 44434A44434A
  • Transparent 3C3B413C3B41
  • Transparent 333238333238
  • Transparent 2B2A2F2B2A2F
  • Transparent 222225222225
  • Transparent 1A191C1A191C
  • Transparent 111113111113
  • Transparent 090809090809

#55545D Color Patterns

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