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#B2A5AD Hex Code

Color Name: Silver (Metallic)

What is hex #B2A5AD Color?

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The color name of hex code #B2A5AD is Silver (Metallic). The RGB values are (178, 165, 173) which means it is composed of 34% red, 32% green and 34% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:7 Y:3 K:30. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B2A5AD has a hue of 323°, 7% saturation and a brightness value of 70%.
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 #B2A5AD Color Codes

Color NameSilver (Metallic)
RGB Values(178, 165, 173)
CMYK Values(0%, 7%, 3%, 30%)
HSV/HSB Values(323°, 7%, 70%)
Closest Web Safe#999999
Inverse Color#4D5A52 [Feldgrau]
Closest Pantone®407 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#A5B2AA [Silver Chalice]
#B2A5AD Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#ACACAC
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AAAAAA
Weighted Average (Luma)#A8A8A8
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CDCDCD

Hex #B2A5AD Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B2A5AD. Complementary color is A5B2AA

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B2A5AD is #A5B2AA 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 #B2A5AD color is offered by #A5B2AA. 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 (B2A5AD, B2A5A7 and B1A5B2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B2A5AD are #B2A5A7 and #B1A5B2, called Dark Gray (X11) and Pastel Purple, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B2A5AD 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.

B2A5AD B2A5A7 B1A5B2
Split Complementary color palette with (B2A5AD, A7B2A5 and A5B2B1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B2A5AD are #A7B2A5 (Dark Gray (X11)) and #A5B2B1 (Metallic Silver). 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.

B2A5AD A7B2A5 A5B2B1
Triadic color palette with (B2A5AD, ADB2A5 and A5ADB2)

Triadic Palette

#B2A5AD triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #ADB2A5 (Silver Chalice) and #A5ADB2 (Metallic Silver) along with #B2A5AD, 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 (B2A5AD, ADB2A5, A5B2AA and AAA5B2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B2A5AD has #ADB2A5 (Silver Chalice), #A5B2AA (Silver Chalice) and #AAA5B2 (Silver (Metallic)). 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 (B2A5AD, B2B1A5, A5B2AA and A5A7B2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B2A5AD contains #B2B1A5 (Silver Foil), #A5B2AA (Silver Chalice) and #A5A7B2 (Metallic Silver). 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 #B2A5AD Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B2A5AD 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.

B2A5AD B2A8A5 B1B2A5 A6B2A5 A5B2B0 A5A9B2 ACA5B2

Tints, Tones & Shades of B2A5AD Color


  • Transparent C1B7BDC1B7BD
  • Transparent C9C0C6C9C0C6
  • Transparent D1C9CED1C9CE
  • Transparent D9D2D6D9D2D6
  • Transparent E0DBDEE0DBDE
  • Transparent E8E4E6E8E4E6
  • Transparent F0EDEFF0EDEF
  • Transparent F7F6F7F7F6F7


  • Transparent A89EA4A89EA4
  • Transparent A39AA0A39AA0
  • Transparent 9E969B9E969B
  • Transparent 999397999397
  • Transparent 948F92948F92
  • Transparent 8F8B8E8F8B8E
  • Transparent 8A87898A8789
  • Transparent 858485858485


  • Transparent 8E848A8E848A
  • Transparent 7D74797D7479
  • Transparent 6B63686B6368
  • Transparent 595357595357
  • Transparent 474245474245
  • Transparent 353234353234
  • Transparent 242123242123
  • Transparent 121111121111

#B2A5AD Color Patterns

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    #B2A5AD Houndstooth Pattern

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    #B2A5AD Trellis Pattern

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    #B2A5AD 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.