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#696561 Hex Code

Color Name: Granite Gray

What is hex #696561 Color?

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The color name of hex code #696561 is Granite Gray. The RGB values are (105, 101, 97) which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:4 Y:8 K:59. In the HSV/HSB scale, #696561 has a hue of 30°, 8% saturation and a brightness value of 41%.
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 #696561 Color Codes

Color NameGranite Gray
RGB Values(105, 101, 97)
CMYK Values(0%, 4%, 8%, 59%)
HSV/HSB Values(30°, 8%, 41%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#969A9E [Spanish Gray]
Closest Pantone®417 C
Closest RAL7039 [Quartz grey]
Complementary Color#616569 [Granite Gray]
#696561 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#656565
Weighted Average (Most Common)#666666
Weighted Average (Luma)#666666
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#A4A4A4

Hex #696561 Color Palettes

696561 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 696561. Complementary color is 616569

Complementary Palette

The complement of #696561 is #616569 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 #696561 color is offered by #616569. 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 (696561, 696961 and 696161)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #696561 are #696961 and #696161, called Granite Gray and Granite Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #696561 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 (696561, 616969 and 616169)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #696561 are #616969 (Granite Gray) and #616169 (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.

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Triadic color palette with (696561, 616965 and 656169)

Triadic Palette

#696561 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #616965 (Granite Gray) and #656169 (Granite Gray) along with #696561, 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 (696561, 616965, 616569 and 696165)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #696561 has #616965 (Granite Gray), #616569 (Granite Gray) and #696165 (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.

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Square color palette with (696561, 616961, 616569 and 696169)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #696561 contains #616961 (Granite Gray), #616569 (Granite Gray) and #696169 (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.

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Hex #696561 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #696561 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 696561 Color


  • Transparent 878481878481
  • Transparent 969390969390
  • Transparent A5A3A0A5A3A0
  • Transparent B4B2B0B4B2B0
  • Transparent C3C1C0C3C1C0
  • Transparent D2D1D0D2D1D0
  • Transparent E1E0DFE1E0DF
  • Transparent F0F0EFF0F0EF


  • Transparent 6E6A676E6A67
  • Transparent 706D6A706D6A
  • Transparent 72706D72706D
  • Transparent 757371757371
  • Transparent 777574777574
  • Transparent 797877797877
  • Transparent 7B7B7A7B7B7A
  • Transparent 7E7D7D7E7D7D


  • Transparent 54514E54514E
  • Transparent 4A47444A4744
  • Transparent 3F3D3A3F3D3A
  • Transparent 353331353331
  • Transparent 2A28272A2827
  • Transparent 201E1D201E1D
  • Transparent 151413151413
  • Transparent 0B0A0A0B0A0A

#696561 Color Patterns

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