#ADACA8 Hex Code

Color Name: Silver Chalice

What is hex #ADACA8 Color?

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The color name of hex code #ADACA8 is Silver Chalice. The RGB values are (173, 172, 168) which means it is composed of 34% red, 34% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:1 Y:3 K:32. In the HSV/HSB scale, #ADACA8 has a hue of 48°, 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 #ADACA8 Color Codes

Color NameSilver Chalice
RGB Values(173, 172, 168)
CMYK Values(0%, 1%, 3%, 32%)
HSV/HSB Values(48°, 3%, 68%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#525357 [Davy's Grey]
Closest Pantone®Cool Gray 6 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#A8A9AD [Metallic Silver]
#ADACA8 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Most Common)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Luma)#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CFCFCF

Hex #ADACA8 Color Palettes

ADACA8 is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of ADACA8. Complementary color is A8A9AD

Complementary Palette

The complement of #ADACA8 is #A8A9AD which is called Metallic Silver. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #ADACA8 color is offered by #A8A9AD. 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 (ADACA8, ACADA8 and ADAAA8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #ADACA8 are #ACADA8 and #ADAAA8, called Silver Chalice and Dark Gray (X11), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #ADACA8 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 (ADACA8, A8ACAD and AAA8AD)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #ADACA8 are #A8ACAD (Metallic Silver) and #AAA8AD (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 (ADACA8, A8ADAC and ACA8AD)

Triadic Palette

#ADACA8 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #A8ADAC (Metallic Silver) and #ACA8AD (Silver (Metallic)) along with #ADACA8, 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 (ADACA8, A8ADAC, A8A9AD and ADA8A9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #ADACA8 has #A8ADAC (Metallic Silver), #A8A9AD (Metallic Silver) and #ADA8A9 (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 (ADACA8, A8ADAA, A8A9AD and ADA8AC)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #ADACA8 contains #A8ADAA (Dark Gray (X11)), #A8A9AD (Metallic Silver) and #ADA8AC (Silver (Metallic)). 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 #ADACA8 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #ADACA8 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 ADACA8 Color


  • Transparent BDBDB9BDBDB9
  • Transparent C6C5C2C6C5C2
  • Transparent CECDCBCECDCB
  • Transparent D6D6D4D6D6D4
  • Transparent DEDEDCDEDEDC
  • Transparent E6E6E5E6E6E5
  • Transparent EFEEEEEFEEEE
  • Transparent F7F7F6F7F7F6


  • Transparent A4A3A0A4A3A0
  • Transparent A09F9CA09F9C
  • Transparent 9B9A989B9A98
  • Transparent 979694979694
  • Transparent 929290929290
  • Transparent 8E8D8C8E8D8C
  • Transparent 898988898988
  • Transparent 858484858484


  • Transparent 8A8A868A8A86
  • Transparent 797876797876
  • Transparent 686765686765
  • Transparent 575654575654
  • Transparent 454543454543
  • Transparent 343432343432
  • Transparent 232222232222
  • Transparent 111111111111

#ADACA8 Color Patterns

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    #ADACA8 Houndstooth Pattern

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    #ADACA8 Trellis Pattern

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    #ADACA8 Plaid Pattern

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