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Color Name: Spanish Gray

What is hex #9C9D9D Color?

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The color name of hex code #9C9D9D is Spanish Gray. The RGB values are (156, 157, 157) which means it is composed of 33% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:0 Y:0 K:38. In the HSV/HSB scale, #9C9D9D has a hue of 180°, 1% 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 #9C9D9D Color Codes

Color NameSpanish Gray
RGB Values(156, 157, 157)
CMYK Values(1%, 0%, 0%, 38%)
HSV/HSB Values(180°, 1%, 62%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#636262 [Granite Gray]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 7 C
Closest RAL7004 [Signal grey]
Complementary Color#9D9C9C [Spanish Gray]
#9C9D9D Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Most Common)#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Luma)#9D9D9D
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#C7C7C7

Hex #9C9D9D Color Palettes

9C9D9D is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of 9C9D9D. Complementary color is 9D9C9C

Complementary Palette

The complement of #9C9D9D is #9D9C9C 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 #9C9D9D color is offered by #9D9C9C. 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 (9C9D9D, 9C9D9D and 9C9D9D)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #9C9D9D are #9C9D9D and #9C9D9D, called Spanish Gray and Spanish Gray, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #9C9D9D 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 (9C9D9D, 9D9C9D and 9D9D9C)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #9C9D9D are #9D9C9D (Spanish Gray) and #9D9D9C (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.

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Triadic color palette with (9C9D9D, 9D9C9D and 9D9D9C)

Triadic Palette

#9C9D9D triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9D9C9D (Spanish Gray) and #9D9D9C (Spanish Gray) along with #9C9D9D, 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 (9C9D9D, 9D9C9D, 9D9C9C and 9C9D9C)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #9C9D9D has #9D9C9D (Spanish Gray), #9D9C9C (Spanish Gray) and #9C9D9C (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.

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Square color palette with (9C9D9D, 9D9C9D, 9D9C9C and 9D9D9C)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #9C9D9D contains #9D9C9D (Spanish Gray), #9D9C9C (Spanish Gray) and #9D9D9C (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.

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Hex #9C9D9D Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #9C9D9D 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 9C9D9D Color


  • Transparent B0B1B1B0B1B1
  • Transparent BABABABABABA
  • Transparent C4C4C4C4C4C4
  • Transparent CECECECECECE
  • Transparent D7D8D8D7D8D8
  • Transparent E1E2E2E1E2E2
  • Transparent EBEBEBEBEBEB
  • Transparent F5F5F5F5F5F5


  • Transparent 969797969797
  • Transparent 949494949494
  • Transparent 919191919191
  • Transparent 8E8F8F8E8F8F
  • Transparent 8B8C8C8B8C8C
  • Transparent 888989888989
  • Transparent 868686868686
  • Transparent 838383838383


  • Transparent 7D7E7E7D7E7E
  • Transparent 6D6E6E6D6E6E
  • Transparent 5E5E5E5E5E5E
  • Transparent 4E4F4F4E4F4F
  • Transparent 3E3F3F3E3F3F
  • Transparent 2F2F2F2F2F2F
  • Transparent 1F1F1F1F1F1F
  • Transparent 101010101010

#9C9D9D Color Patterns

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    #9C9D9D 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.