#99857E Hex Code

Color Name: Cinereous

What is hex #99857E Color?

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The color name of hex code #99857E is Cinereous. The RGB values are (153, 133, 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:13 Y:18 K:40. In the HSV/HSB scale, #99857E has a hue of 16°, 18% saturation and a brightness value of 60%.
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 #99857E Color Codes

Color NameCinereous
RGB Values(153, 133, 126)
CMYK Values(0%, 13%, 18%, 40%)
HSV/HSB Values(16°, 18%, 60%)
Closest Web Safe#999966
Inverse Color#667A81 [AuroMetalSaurus]
Closest Pantone®Warm Gray 7 C
Closest RAL7030 [Stone grey]
Complementary Color#7E9299 [Roman Silver]
#99857E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#898989
Desaturated#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8A8A8A
Weighted Average (Luma)#898989
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#BBBBBB

Hex #99857E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 99857E. Complementary color is 7E9299

Complementary Palette

The complement of #99857E is #7E9299 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 #99857E color is offered by #7E9299. 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 (99857E, 99937E and 997E85)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #99857E are #99937E and #997E85, called Artichoke and Mountbatten Pink, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #99857E 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 (99857E, 7E9993 and 7E8599)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #99857E are #7E9993 (Roman Silver) and #7E8599 (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.

Triadic color palette with (99857E, 7E9985 and 857E99)

Triadic Palette

#99857E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #7E9985 (Dolphin Gray) and #857E99 (Roman Silver) along with #99857E, 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 (99857E, 7E9985, 7E9299 and 997E92)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #99857E has #7E9985 (Dolphin Gray), #7E9299 (Roman Silver) and #997E92 (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.

Square color palette with (99857E, 85997E, 7E9299 and 937E99)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #99857E contains #85997E (Artichoke), #7E9299 (Roman Silver) and #937E99 (Mountbatten Pink). 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 #99857E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #99857E 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.

#99857E Color Patterns

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    Cinereous Gingham Checks

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    Cinereous Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Cinereous Polka Dots Pattern

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    Cinereous Honeycomb Pattern

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    Cinereous Leaves Pattern

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    Cinereous Houndstooth Pattern

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    Cinereous Trellis Pattern

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    Cinereous 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.