#9FACB1 Hex Code

Color Name: Metallic Silver

What is hex #9FACB1 Color?

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The color name of hex code #9FACB1 is Metallic Silver. The RGB values are (159, 172, 177) which means it is composed of 31% red, 34% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:10 M:3 Y:0 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, #9FACB1 has a hue of 197°, 10% saturation and a brightness value of 69%.
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 #9FACB1 Color Codes

Color NameMetallic Silver
RGB Values(159, 172, 177)
CMYK Values(10%, 3%, 0%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(197°, 10%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#60534E [Wenge]
Closest Pantone®429 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#B1A49F [Quick Silver]
#9FACB1 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A9A9A9
Weighted Average (Luma)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CECECE

Hex #9FACB1 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of 9FACB1. Complementary color is B1A49F

Complementary Palette

The complement of #9FACB1 is #B1A49F which is called Quick Silver. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #9FACB1 color is offered by #B1A49F. 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 (9FACB1, 9FA3B1 and 9FB1AD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #9FACB1 are #9FA3B1 and #9FB1AD, called Metallic Silver and Metallic Silver, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #9FACB1 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 (9FACB1, B19FA3 and B1AD9F)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #9FACB1 are #B19FA3 (Lilac Luster) and #B1AD9F (Dark Gray (X11)). 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 (9FACB1, B19FAC and ACB19F)

Triadic Palette

#9FACB1 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B19FAC (Lilac Luster) and #ACB19F (Laurel Green) along with #9FACB1, 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 (9FACB1, B19FAC, B1A49F and 9FB1A4)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #9FACB1 has #B19FAC (Lilac Luster), #B1A49F (Quick Silver) and #9FB1A4 (Quick Silver). 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 (9FACB1, AD9FB1, B1A49F and A3B19F)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #9FACB1 contains #AD9FB1 (Pastel Purple), #B1A49F (Quick Silver) and #A3B19F (Laurel Green). 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 #9FACB1 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #9FACB1 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.

Shades of Metallic Silver Color


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#9FACB1 Color Patterns

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    Metallic Silver Gingham Checks

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    Metallic Silver Vertical Stripes Pattern

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    Metallic Silver Polka Dots Pattern

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    Metallic Silver Honeycomb Pattern

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    Metallic Silver Leaves Pattern

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    Metallic Silver Houndstooth Pattern

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    Metallic Silver Trellis Pattern

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    Metallic Silver 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.