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#98999D Hex Code

Color Name: Spanish Gray

What is hex #98999D Color?

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The color name of hex code #98999D is Spanish Gray. The RGB values are (152, 153, 157) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:3 M:3 Y:0 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, #98999D has a hue of 228°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 62%.
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 #98999D Color Codes

Color NameSpanish Gray
RGB Values(152, 153, 157)
CMYK Values(3%, 3%, 0%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(228°, 3%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#676662 [Granite Gray]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 7 C
Closest RAL7004 [Signal grey]
Complementary Color#9D9C98 [Spanish Gray]
#98999D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9A9A9A
Weighted Average (Most Common)#999999
Weighted Average (Luma)#999999
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C5C5C5

Hex #98999D Color Palettes

98999D is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 98999D. Complementary color is 9D9C98

Complementary Palette

The complement of #98999D is #9D9C98 which is called Spanish Gray. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #98999D color is offered by #9D9C98. 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 (98999D, 9A989D and 989C9D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #98999D are #9A989D and #989C9D, called Spanish Gray and Spanish Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #98999D 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.

98999D 9A989D 989C9D
Split Complementary color palette with (98999D, 9D9A98 and 9C9D98)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #98999D are #9D9A98 (Spanish Gray) and #9C9D98 (Spanish 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.

98999D 9D9A98 9C9D98
Triadic color palette with (98999D, 9D9899 and 999D98)

Triadic Palette

#98999D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9D9899 (Spanish Gray) and #999D98 (Spanish Gray) along with #98999D, 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 (98999D, 9D9899, 9D9C98 and 989D9C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #98999D has #9D9899 (Spanish Gray), #9D9C98 (Spanish Gray) and #989D9C (Spanish 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.

98999D 9D9899 9D9C98 989D9C
Square color palette with (98999D, 9D989C, 9D9C98 and 989D9A)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #98999D contains #9D989C (Spanish Gray), #9D9C98 (Spanish Gray) and #989D9A (Spanish 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.

98999D 9D989C 9D9C98 989D9A
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Hex #98999D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #98999D 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 98999D Color


  • Transparent ADADB1ADADB1
  • Transparent B7B8BAB7B8BA
  • Transparent C1C2C4C1C2C4
  • Transparent CCCCCECCCCCE
  • Transparent D6D6D8D6D6D8
  • Transparent E0E0E2E0E0E2
  • Transparent EAEBEBEAEBEB
  • Transparent F5F5F5F5F5F5


  • Transparent 939497939497
  • Transparent 919294919294
  • Transparent 8E8F918E8F91
  • Transparent 8C8D8F8C8D8F
  • Transparent 8A8A8C8A8A8C
  • Transparent 878889878889
  • Transparent 858586858586
  • Transparent 828383828383


  • Transparent 7A7A7E7A7A7E
  • Transparent 6A6B6E6A6B6E
  • Transparent 5B5C5E5B5C5E
  • Transparent 4C4D4F4C4D4F
  • Transparent 3D3D3F3D3D3F
  • Transparent 2E2E2F2E2E2F
  • Transparent 1E1F1F1E1F1F
  • Transparent 0F0F100F0F10

#98999D Color Patterns

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