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#A9B7B4 Hex Code

Color Name: Silver Foil

What is hex #A9B7B4 Color?

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The color name of hex code #A9B7B4 is Silver Foil. The RGB values are (169, 183, 180) which means it is composed of 32% red, 34% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:8 M:0 Y:2 K:28. In the HSV/HSB scale, #A9B7B4 has a hue of 167°, 8% saturation and a brightness value of 72%.
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 #A9B7B4 Color Codes

Color NameSilver Foil
RGB Values(169, 183, 180)
CMYK Values(8%, 0%, 2%, 28%)
HSV/HSB Values(167°, 8%, 72%)
Closest Web Safe#99CCCC
Inverse Color#56484B [Dark Liver]
Closest Pantone®5585 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#B7A9AC [Silver Chalice]
#A9B7B4 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B1B1B1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B2B2B2
Weighted Average (Luma)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #A9B7B4 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of A9B7B4. Complementary color is B7A9AC

Complementary Palette

The complement of #A9B7B4 is #B7A9AC 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 #A9B7B4 color is offered by #B7A9AC. 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 (A9B7B4, A9B3B7 and A9B7AD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #A9B7B4 are #A9B3B7 and #A9B7AD, called Philippine Silver and Silver Foil, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #A9B7B4 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.

A9B7B4 A9B3B7 A9B7AD
Split Complementary color palette with (A9B7B4, B7A9B3 and B7ADA9)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #A9B7B4 are #B7A9B3 (Black Shadows) and #B7ADA9 (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.

A9B7B4 B7A9B3 B7ADA9
Triadic color palette with (A9B7B4, B4A9B7 and B7B4A9)

Triadic Palette

#A9B7B4 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B4A9B7 (Philippine Silver) and #B7B4A9 (Silver Foil) along with #A9B7B4, 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.

A9B7B4 B4A9B7 B7B4A9
Tetradic color palette with (A9B7B4, B4A9B7, B7A9AC and ACB7A9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #A9B7B4 has #B4A9B7 (Philippine Silver), #B7A9AC (Silver Chalice) and #ACB7A9 (Silver Foil). 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 (A9B7B4, ADA9B7, B7A9AC and B3B7A9)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #A9B7B4 contains #ADA9B7 (Silver (Metallic)), #B7A9AC (Silver Chalice) and #B3B7A9 (Silver Foil). 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 #A9B7B4 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #A9B7B4 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.

A9B7B4 A9AEB7 B0A9B7 B7A9B2 B7ACA9 B6B7A9 AAB7A9

Tints, Tones & Shades of A9B7B4 Color


  • Transparent BAC5C3BAC5C3
  • Transparent C3CDCBC3CDCB
  • Transparent CBD4D2CBD4D2
  • Transparent D4DBDAD4DBDA
  • Transparent DDE2E1DDE2E1
  • Transparent E5E9E9E5E9E9
  • Transparent EEF1F0EEF1F0
  • Transparent F6F8F8F6F8F8


  • Transparent A1ACAAA1ACAA
  • Transparent 9DA7A49DA7A4
  • Transparent 99A19F99A19F
  • Transparent 959C9A959C9A
  • Transparent 909695909695
  • Transparent 8C91908C9190
  • Transparent 888B8A888B8A
  • Transparent 848685848685


  • Transparent 879290879290
  • Transparent 76807E76807E
  • Transparent 656E6C656E6C
  • Transparent 555C5A555C5A
  • Transparent 444948444948
  • Transparent 333736333736
  • Transparent 222524222524
  • Transparent 111212111212

#A9B7B4 Color Patterns

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    #A9B7B4 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #A9B7B4 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.