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#A6A79B Hex Code

Color Name: Quick Silver

What is hex #A6A79B Color?

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The color name of hex code #A6A79B is Quick Silver. The RGB values are (166, 167, 155) which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:1 M:0 Y:7 K:35. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A6A79B has a hue of 65°, 7% saturation and a brightness value of 65%.
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 #A6A79B Color Codes

Color NameQuick Silver
RGB Values(166, 167, 155)
CMYK Values(1%, 0%, 7%, 35%)
HSV/HSB Values(65°, 7%, 65%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#595864 [Black Coral]
Closest Pantone®414 C
Closest RAL9006 [White aluminium]
Complementary Color#9C9BA7 [Manatee]
#A6A79B Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#A3A3A3
Weighted Average (Most Common)#A5A5A5
Weighted Average (Luma)#A6A6A6
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CCCCCC

Hex #A6A79B Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A6A79B. Complementary color is 9C9BA7

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A6A79B is #9C9BA7 which is called Manatee. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A6A79B color is offered by #9C9BA7. 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 (A6A79B, A0A79B and A7A29B)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A6A79B are #A0A79B and #A7A29B, called Quick Silver and Quick Silver, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A6A79B 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 (A6A79B, 9BA0A7 and A29BA7)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A6A79B are #9BA0A7 (Manatee) and #A29BA7 (Heliotrope 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 (A6A79B, 9BA6A7 and A79BA6)

Triadic Palette

#A6A79B triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9BA6A7 (Quick Silver) and #A79BA6 (Heliotrope Gray) along with #A6A79B, 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 (A6A79B, 9BA6A7, 9C9BA7 and A79C9B)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A6A79B has #9BA6A7 (Quick Silver), #9C9BA7 (Manatee) and #A79C9B (Heliotrope 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 (A6A79B, 9BA7A2, 9C9BA7 and A79BA0)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A6A79B contains #9BA7A2 (Quick Silver), #9C9BA7 (Manatee) and #A79BA0 (Heliotrope 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 #A6A79B Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A6A79B 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 A6A79B Color


  • Transparent B8B9AFB8B9AF
  • Transparent C1C1B9C1C1B9
  • Transparent CACAC3CACAC3
  • Transparent D3D3CDD3D3CD
  • Transparent DBDCD7DBDCD7
  • Transparent E4E5E1E4E5E1
  • Transparent EDEDEBEDEDEB
  • Transparent F6F6F5F6F6F5


  • Transparent 9E9F969E9F96
  • Transparent 9B9B939B9B93
  • Transparent 979790979790
  • Transparent 93948E93948E
  • Transparent 8F908B8F908B
  • Transparent 8B8C888B8C88
  • Transparent 888885888885
  • Transparent 848483848483


  • Transparent 85867C85867C
  • Transparent 74756D74756D
  • Transparent 64645D64645D
  • Transparent 53544E53544E
  • Transparent 42433E42433E
  • Transparent 32322F32322F
  • Transparent 21211F21211F
  • Transparent 111110111110

#A6A79B Color Patterns

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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.