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#838993 Hex Code

Color Name: Roman Silver

What is hex #838993 Color?

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The color name of hex code #838993 is Roman Silver. The RGB values are (131, 137, 147) which means it is composed of 32% red, 33% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:11 M:7 Y:0 K:42. In the HSV/HSB scale, #838993 has a hue of 218°, 11% saturation and a brightness value of 58%.
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 #838993 Color Codes

Color NameRoman Silver
RGB Values(131, 137, 147)
CMYK Values(11%, 7%, 0%, 42%)
HSV/HSB Values(218°, 11%, 58%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#7C766C [Sonic Silver]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 8 C
Closest RAL7000 [Squirrel grey]
Complementary Color#938D83 [Middle Grey]
#838993 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#888888
Weighted Average (Luma)#888888
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BBBBBB

Hex #838993 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 838993. Complementary color is 938D83

Complementary Palette

The complement of #838993 is #938D83 which is called Middle Grey. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #838993 color is offered by #938D83. 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 (838993, 858393 and 839193)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #838993 are #858393 and #839193, called Roman Silver and Roman Silver, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #838993 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 (838993, 938583 and 919383)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #838993 are #938583 (Middle Grey) and #919383 (Artichoke). 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 (838993, 938389 and 899383)

Triadic Palette

#838993 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #938389 (Taupe Gray) and #899383 (Dolphin Gray) along with #838993, 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 (838993, 938389, 938D83 and 83938D)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #838993 has #938389 (Taupe Gray), #938D83 (Middle Grey) and #83938D (Dolphin 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 (838993, 938391, 938D83 and 839385)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #838993 contains #938391 (Taupe Gray), #938D83 (Middle Grey) and #839385 (Dolphin 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 #838993 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #838993 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 838993 Color


  • Transparent 9CA1A99CA1A9
  • Transparent A8ACB3A8ACB3
  • Transparent B5B8BEB5B8BE
  • Transparent C1C4C9C1C4C9
  • Transparent CDD0D4CDD0D4
  • Transparent DADCDFDADCDF
  • Transparent E6E7E9E6E7E9
  • Transparent F3F3F4F3F3F4


  • Transparent 82878F82878F
  • Transparent 82868D82868D
  • Transparent 82858B82858B
  • Transparent 82858A82858A
  • Transparent 818488818488
  • Transparent 818386818386
  • Transparent 818284818284
  • Transparent 808182808182


  • Transparent 696E76696E76
  • Transparent 5C60675C6067
  • Transparent 4F52584F5258
  • Transparent 42454A42454A
  • Transparent 34373B34373B
  • Transparent 27292C27292C
  • Transparent 1A1B1D1A1B1D
  • Transparent 0D0E0F0D0E0F

#838993 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.