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#6F7271 Hex Code

Color Name: Nickel

What is hex #6F7271 Color?

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The color name of hex code #6F7271 is Nickel. The RGB values are (111, 114, 113) which means it is composed of 33% red, 34% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:3 M:0 Y:1 K:55. In the HSV/HSB scale, #6F7271 has a hue of 160°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 45%.
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 #6F7271 Color Codes

Color NameNickel
RGB Values(111, 114, 113)
CMYK Values(3%, 0%, 1%, 55%)
HSV/HSB Values(160°, 3%, 45%)
Closest Web Safe#666666
Inverse Color#908D8E [Philippine Gray]
Closest Pantone®424 C
Closest RAL7005 [Mouse grey]
Complementary Color#726F70 [Dark Silver]
#6F7271 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#717171
Weighted Average (Most Common)#717171
Weighted Average (Luma)#717171
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#ACACAC

Hex #6F7271 Color Palettes

6F7271 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 6F7271. Complementary color is 726F70

Complementary Palette

The complement of #6F7271 is #726F70 which is called Dark Silver. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #6F7271 color is offered by #726F70. 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 (6F7271, 6F7272 and 6F7270)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #6F7271 are #6F7272 and #6F7270, called Nickel and Dark Silver, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #6F7271 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 (6F7271, 726F72 and 72706F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #6F7271 are #726F72 (Dark Silver) and #72706F (Dark Silver). 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 (6F7271, 716F72 and 72716F)

Triadic Palette

#6F7271 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #716F72 (Dark Silver) and #72716F (Dark Silver) along with #6F7271, 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 (6F7271, 716F72, 726F70 and 70726F)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #6F7271 has #716F72 (Dark Silver), #726F70 (Dark Silver) and #70726F (Dark Silver). 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 (6F7271, 706F72, 726F70 and 72726F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #6F7271 contains #706F72 (Dark Silver), #726F70 (Dark Silver) and #72726F (Dark Silver). 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 #6F7271 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #6F7271 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 6F7271 Color


  • Transparent 8C8E8D8C8E8D
  • Transparent 9A9C9C9A9C9C
  • Transparent A9AAAAA9AAAA
  • Transparent B7B9B8B7B9B8
  • Transparent C5C7C6C5C7C6
  • Transparent D4D5D4D4D5D4
  • Transparent E2E3E3E2E3E3
  • Transparent F1F1F1F1F1F1


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  • Transparent 747676747676
  • Transparent 767877767877
  • Transparent 787979787979
  • Transparent 797A7A797A7A
  • Transparent 7B7C7C7B7C7C
  • Transparent 7D7D7D7D7D7D
  • Transparent 7E7F7F7E7F7F


  • Transparent 595B5A595B5A
  • Transparent 4E504F4E504F
  • Transparent 434444434444
  • Transparent 383939383939
  • Transparent 2C2E2D2C2E2D
  • Transparent 212222212222
  • Transparent 161717161717
  • Transparent 0B0B0B0B0B0B

#6F7271 Color Patterns

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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.