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#A6ABB0 Hex Code

Color Name: Metallic Silver

What is hex #A6ABB0 Color?

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The color name of hex code #A6ABB0 is Metallic Silver. The RGB values are (166, 171, 176) which means it is composed of 32% red, 33% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:6 M:3 Y:0 K:31. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A6ABB0 has a hue of 210°, 6% 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.

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Hex #A6ABB0 Color Codes

Color NameMetallic Silver
RGB Values(166, 171, 176)
CMYK Values(6%, 3%, 0%, 31%)
HSV/HSB Values(210°, 6%, 69%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#59544F [Davy's Grey]
Closest Pantone®429 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#B0ABA6 [Silver Chalice]
#A6ABB0 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Luma)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CECECE

Hex #A6ABB0 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A6ABB0. Complementary color is B0ABA6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A6ABB0 is #B0ABA6 which is called Silver Chalice. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #A6ABB0 color is offered by #B0ABA6. 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 (A6ABB0, A6A6B0 and A6B0B0)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A6ABB0 are #A6A6B0 and #A6B0B0, called Metallic Silver and Metallic Silver, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A6ABB0 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 (A6ABB0, B0A6A6 and B0B0A6)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A6ABB0 are #B0A6A6 (Dark Gray (X11)) and #B0B0A6 (Silver Foil). 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 (A6ABB0, B0A6AB and ABB0A6)

Triadic Palette

#A6ABB0 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B0A6AB (Silver (Metallic)) and #ABB0A6 (Silver Chalice) along with #A6ABB0, 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 (A6ABB0, B0A6AB, B0ABA6 and A6B0AB)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A6ABB0 has #B0A6AB (Silver (Metallic)), #B0ABA6 (Silver Chalice) and #A6B0AB (Silver Chalice). 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 (A6ABB0, B0A6B0, B0ABA6 and A6B0A6)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A6ABB0 contains #B0A6B0 (Silver (Metallic)), #B0ABA6 (Silver Chalice) and #A6B0A6 (Dark Gray (X11)). 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 #A6ABB0 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A6ABB0 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.


Tints, Tones & Shades of A6ABB0 Color


  • Transparent B8BCC0B8BCC0
  • Transparent C1C4C8C1C4C8
  • Transparent CACDD0CACDD0
  • Transparent D3D5D8D3D5D8
  • Transparent DBDDDFDBDDDF
  • Transparent E4E6E7E4E6E7
  • Transparent EDEEEFEDEEEF
  • Transparent F6F7F7F6F7F7


  • Transparent 9EA2A69EA2A6
  • Transparent 9B9EA29B9EA2
  • Transparent 979A9D979A9D
  • Transparent 939698939698
  • Transparent 8F91938F9193
  • Transparent 8B8D8E8B8D8E
  • Transparent 88898A88898A
  • Transparent 848485848485


  • Transparent 85898D85898D
  • Transparent 74787B74787B
  • Transparent 64676A64676A
  • Transparent 535658535658
  • Transparent 424446424446
  • Transparent 323335323335
  • Transparent 212223212223
  • Transparent 111112111112

#A6ABB0 Color Patterns

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    #A6ABB0 Trellis 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.