#5B5A58 Hex Code

Color Name: Davy's Grey

What is hex #5B5A58 Color?

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The color name of hex code #5B5A58 is Davy's Grey. The RGB values are (91, 90, 88) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:1 Y:3 K:64. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5B5A58 has a hue of 40°, 3% 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.

Hex #5B5A58 Color Codes

Color NameDavy's Grey
RGB Values(91, 90, 88)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 3%, 64%)
HSV/HSB Values(40°, 3%, 36%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#A4A5A7 [Quick Silver]
Closest Pantone®425 C
Closest RAL7010 [Tarpaulin grey]
Complementary Color#58595B [Davy's Grey]
#5B5A58 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Luma)#5A5A5A
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9B9B9B

Hex #5B5A58 Color Palettes

5B5A58 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 5B5A58. Complementary color is 58595B

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5B5A58 is #58595B which is called Davy's Grey. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5B5A58 color is offered by #58595B. 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 (5B5A58, 5B5B58 and 5B5958)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5B5A58 are #5B5B58 and #5B5958, called Davy's Grey and Davy's Grey, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5B5A58 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 (5B5A58, 585B5B and 59585B)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5B5A58 are #585B5B (Davy's Grey) and #59585B (Davy's Grey). 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 (5B5A58, 585B5A and 5A585B)

Triadic Palette

#5B5A58 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #585B5A (Davy's Grey) and #5A585B (Davy's Grey) along with #5B5A58, 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 (5B5A58, 585B5A, 58595B and 5B5859)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5B5A58 has #585B5A (Davy's Grey), #58595B (Davy's Grey) and #5B5859 (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.

Square color palette with (5B5A58, 585B59, 58595B and 5B585B)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5B5A58 contains #585B59 (Davy's Grey), #58595B (Davy's Grey) and #5B585B (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.

Rainbow color

Hex #5B5A58 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5B5A58 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.

#5B5A58 Color Patterns

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    Davy's Grey Gingham Checks

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    Davy's Grey Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Davy's Grey Polka Dots Pattern

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    Davy's Grey Honeycomb Pattern

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    Davy's Grey Leaves Pattern

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    Davy's Grey Houndstooth Pattern

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    Davy's Grey Trellis Pattern

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    Davy's Grey 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.