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#947F7E Hex Code

Color Name: Cinereous

What is hex #947F7E Color?

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The color name of hex code #947F7E is Cinereous. The RGB values are (148, 127, 126) which means it is composed of 37% red, 32% green and 31% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:14 Y:15 K:42. In the HSV/HSB scale, #947F7E has a hue of 3°, 15% 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 #947F7E Color Codes

Color NameCinereous
RGB Values(148, 127, 126)
CMYK Values(0%, 14%, 15%, 42%)
HSV/HSB Values(3°, 15%, 58%)
Closest Web Safe#996666
Inverse Color#6B8081 [AuroMetalSaurus]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 8 C
Closest RAL9007 [Grey aluminium]
Complementary Color#7E9394 [Roman Silver]
#947F7E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#868686
Weighted Average (Most Common)#858585
Weighted Average (Luma)#838383
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B8B8B8

Hex #947F7E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 947F7E. Complementary color is 7E9394

Complementary Palette

The complement of #947F7E is #7E9394 which is called Roman Silver. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #947F7E color is offered by #7E9394. 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 (947F7E, 948A7E and 947E88)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #947F7E are #948A7E and #947E88, called Middle Grey and Mountbatten Pink, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #947F7E 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 (947F7E, 7E948A and 7E8894)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #947F7E are #7E948A (Dolphin Gray) and #7E8894 (Roman 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 (947F7E, 7E947F and 7F7E94)

Triadic Palette

#947F7E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7E947F (Dolphin Gray) and #7F7E94 (Rhythm) along with #947F7E, 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 (947F7E, 7E947F, 7E9394 and 947E93)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #947F7E has #7E947F (Dolphin Gray), #7E9394 (Roman Silver) and #947E93 (Mountbatten Pink). 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 (947F7E, 88947E, 7E9394 and 8A7E94)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #947F7E contains #88947E (Artichoke), #7E9394 (Roman Silver) and #8A7E94 (Taupe 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 #947F7E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #947F7E 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 947F7E Color


  • Transparent A99998A99998
  • Transparent B4A5A5B4A5A5
  • Transparent BFB2B2BFB2B2
  • Transparent CABFBFCABFBF
  • Transparent D4CCCBD4CCCB
  • Transparent DFD9D8DFD9D8
  • Transparent EAE5E5EAE5E5
  • Transparent F4F2F2F4F2F2


  • Transparent 907F7E907F7E
  • Transparent 8E7F7F8E7F7F
  • Transparent 8C7F7F8C7F7F
  • Transparent 8A807F8A807F
  • Transparent 88807F88807F
  • Transparent 86807F86807F
  • Transparent 848080848080
  • Transparent 828080828080


  • Transparent 766665766665
  • Transparent 685958685958
  • Transparent 594C4C594C4C
  • Transparent 4A403F4A403F
  • Transparent 3B33323B3332
  • Transparent 2C26262C2626
  • Transparent 1E19191E1919
  • Transparent 0F0D0D0F0D0D

#947F7E Color Patterns

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    #947F7E Plaid Pattern

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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.