#817A7A Hex Code

Color Name: Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)

What is hex #817A7A Color?

Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) (Hex code: 817A7A) Thumbnail

The color name of hex code #817A7A is Gray (HTML/CSS Gray). The RGB values are (129, 122, 122) which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:5 Y:5 K:49. In the HSV/HSB scale, #817A7A has a hue of 0°, 5% saturation and a brightness value of 51%.
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 #817A7A Color Codes

Color NameGray (HTML/CSS Gray)
RGB Values(129, 122, 122)
CMYK Values(0%, 5%, 5%, 49%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 5%, 51%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#7E8585 [Old Silver]
Closest Pantone®409 C
Closest RAL7037 [Dusty grey]
Complementary Color#7A8181 [Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)]
#817A7A Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#7C7C7C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#7C7C7C
Weighted Average (Luma)#7B7B7B
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B3B3B3

Hex #817A7A Color Palettes

817A7A is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 817A7A. Complementary color is 7A8181

Complementary Palette

The complement of #817A7A is #7A8181 which is called Gray (HTML/CSS Gray). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #817A7A color is offered by #7A8181. 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 (817A7A, 817E7A and 817A7E)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #817A7A are #817E7A and #817A7E, called Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) and Gray (HTML/CSS Gray), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #817A7A 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 (817A7A, 7A817E and 7A7E81)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #817A7A are #7A817E (Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)) and #7A7E81 (Gray (HTML/CSS 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 (817A7A, 7A817A and 7A7A81)

Triadic Palette

#817A7A triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7A817A (Smoke) and #7A7A81 (Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)) along with #817A7A, 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 (817A7A, 7A817A, 7A8181 and 817A81)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #817A7A has #7A817A (Smoke), #7A8181 (Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)) and #817A81 (Gray (HTML/CSS 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 (817A7A, 7E817A, 7A8181 and 7E7A81)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #817A7A contains #7E817A (Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)), #7A8181 (Gray (HTML/CSS Gray)) and #7E7A81 (Gray (HTML/CSS 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 #817A7A Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #817A7A 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.

Shades of Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Color


  • Transperent 9a95959A9595
  • Transperent a7a2a2A7A2A2
  • Transperent b3afafB3AFAF
  • Transperent c0bdbdC0BDBD
  • Transperent cdcacaCDCACA
  • Transperent d9d7d7D9D7D7
  • Transperent e6e4e4E6E4E4
  • Transperent f2f2f2F2F2F2


  • Transperent 817b7b817B7B
  • Transperent 817c7c817C7C
  • Transperent 817c7c817C7C
  • Transperent 817d7d817D7D
  • Transperent 807e7e807E7E
  • Transperent 807e7e807E7E
  • Transperent 807f7f807F7F
  • Transperent 807f7f807F7F


  • Transperent 676262676262
  • Transperent 5a55555A5555
  • Transperent 4d49494D4949
  • Transperent 413d3d413D3D
  • Transperent 343131343131
  • Transperent 272525272525
  • Transperent 1a18181A1818
  • Transperent 0d0c0c0D0C0C

#817A7A Color Patterns

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    Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Gingham Checks

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    Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Polka Dots Pattern

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    Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Honeycomb Pattern

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    Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Leaves Pattern

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    Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Houndstooth Pattern

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    Gray (HTML/CSS Gray) Trellis Pattern

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    Gray (HTML/CSS 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.