#5F5F5F Hex Code

Color Name: Granite Gray

What is hex #5F5F5F Color?

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The color name of hex code #5F5F5F is Granite Gray. The RGB values are (95, 95, 95) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:0 Y:0 K:63. In the HSV/HSB scale, #5F5F5F has a hue of 359°, 0% saturation and a brightness value of 37%.
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 #5F5F5F Color Codes

Color NameGranite Gray
RGB Values(95, 95, 95)
CMYK Values(0%, 0%, 0%, 63%)
HSV/HSB Values(359°, 0%, 37%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#A0A0A0 [Quick Silver]
Closest Pantone®417 C
Closest RAL7012 [Basalt grey]
Complementary Color#5F5F5F [Granite Gray]
#5F5F5F Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#5F5F5F
Desaturated#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Most Common)#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Luma)#5F5F5F
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#9F9F9F

Hex #5F5F5F Color Palettes

5F5F5F is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 5F5F5F. Complementary color is 5F5F5F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #5F5F5F is #5F5F5F which is called Granite Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #5F5F5F color is offered by #5F5F5F. 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 (5F5F5F, 5F5F5F and 5F5F5F)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #5F5F5F are #5F5F5F and #5F5F5F, called Granite Gray and Granite Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #5F5F5F 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 (5F5F5F, 5F5F5F and 5F5F5F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #5F5F5F are #5F5F5F (Granite Gray) and #5F5F5F (Granite Gray). 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 (5F5F5F, 5F5F5F and 5F5F5F)

Triadic Palette

#5F5F5F triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #5F5F5F (Granite Gray) and #5F5F5F (Granite Gray) along with #5F5F5F, 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 (5F5F5F, 5F5F5F, 5F5F5F and 5F5F5F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #5F5F5F has #5F5F5F (Granite Gray), #5F5F5F (Granite Gray) and #5F5F5F (Granite Gray). 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 (5F5F5F, 5F5F5F, 5F5F5F and 5F5F5F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #5F5F5F contains #5F5F5F (Granite Gray), #5F5F5F (Granite Gray) and #5F5F5F (Granite Gray). 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 #5F5F5F Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #5F5F5F 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.

#5F5F5F Color Patterns

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    Granite Gray Gingham Checks

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    Granite Gray Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Granite Gray Polka Dots Pattern

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    Granite Gray Honeycomb Pattern

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    Granite Gray Leaves Pattern

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    Granite Gray Houndstooth Pattern

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    Granite Gray Trellis Pattern

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    Granite Gray 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.