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#AAADA7 Hex Code

Color Name: Dark Gray (X11)

What is hex #AAADA7 Color?

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The color name of hex code #AAADA7 is Dark Gray (X11). The RGB values are (170, 173, 167) which means it is composed of 33% red, 34% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:2 M:0 Y:3 K:32. In the HSV/HSB scale, #AAADA7 has a hue of 90°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 68%.
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 #AAADA7 Color Codes

Color NameDark Gray (X11)
RGB Values(170, 173, 167)
CMYK Values(2%, 0%, 3%, 32%)
HSV/HSB Values(90°, 3%, 68%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#555258 [Davy's Grey]
Closest Pantone®7537 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#AAA7AD [Silver (Metallic)]
#AAADA7 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #AAADA7 Color Palettes

AAADA7 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of AAADA7. Complementary color is AAA7AD

Complementary Palette

The complement of #AAADA7 is #AAA7AD which is called Silver (Metallic). Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #AAADA7 color is offered by #AAA7AD. 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 (AAADA7, A7ADA7 and ADADA7)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #AAADA7 are #A7ADA7 and #ADADA7, called Dark Gray (X11) and Silver Chalice, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #AAADA7 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 (AAADA7, A7A7AD and ADA7AD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #AAADA7 are #A7A7AD (Metallic Silver) and #ADA7AD (Silver (Metallic)). 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 (AAADA7, A7AAAD and ADA7AA)

Triadic Palette

#AAADA7 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A7AAAD (Metallic Silver) and #ADA7AA (Dark Gray (X11)) along with #AAADA7, 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 (AAADA7, A7AAAD, AAA7AD and ADAAA7)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #AAADA7 has #A7AAAD (Metallic Silver), #AAA7AD (Silver (Metallic)) and #ADAAA7 (Dark Gray (X11)). 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 (AAADA7, A7ADAD, AAA7AD and ADA7A7)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #AAADA7 contains #A7ADAD (Metallic Silver), #AAA7AD (Silver (Metallic)) and #ADA7A7 (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 #AAADA7 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #AAADA7 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 AAADA7 Color


  • Transparent BBBDB9BBBDB9
  • Transparent C4C6C1C4C6C1
  • Transparent CCCECACCCECA
  • Transparent D5D6D3D5D6D3
  • Transparent DDDEDCDDDEDC
  • Transparent E6E6E5E6E6E5
  • Transparent EEEFEDEEEFED
  • Transparent F7F7F6F7F7F6


  • Transparent A2A49FA2A49F
  • Transparent 9DA09B9DA09B
  • Transparent 999B97999B97
  • Transparent 959794959794
  • Transparent 919290919290
  • Transparent 8D8E8C8D8E8C
  • Transparent 888988888988
  • Transparent 848584848584


  • Transparent 888A86888A86
  • Transparent 777975777975
  • Transparent 666864666864
  • Transparent 555754555754
  • Transparent 444543444543
  • Transparent 333432333432
  • Transparent 222321222321
  • Transparent 111111111111

#AAADA7 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.