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#C2BCBC Hex Code

Color Name: Gray (X11)

What is hex #C2BCBC Color?

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The color name of hex code #C2BCBC is Gray (X11). The RGB values are (194, 188, 188) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:3 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C2BCBC has a hue of 0°, 3% saturation and a brightness value of 76%.
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 #C2BCBC Color Codes

Color NameGray (X11)
RGB Values(194, 188, 188)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 3%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(0°, 3%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#3D4343 [Arsenic]
Closest Pantone®P 175-2 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#BCC2C2 [Silver Sand]
#C2BCBC Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Luma)#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D8D8D8

Hex #C2BCBC Color Palettes

C2BCBC is almost gray. We don't think there is any need to display the color palettes.
Complementary color palette of C2BCBC. Complementary color is BCC2C2

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C2BCBC is #BCC2C2 which is called Silver Sand. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C2BCBC color is offered by #BCC2C2. 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 (C2BCBC, C2BFBC and C2BCBF)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C2BCBC are #C2BFBC and #C2BCBF, called Argent and Argent, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C2BCBC 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 (C2BCBC, BCC2BF and BCBFC2)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C2BCBC are #BCC2BF (Silver Sand) and #BCBFC2 (Silver Sand). 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 (C2BCBC, BCC2BC and BCBCC2)

Triadic Palette

#C2BCBC triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BCC2BC (Gray (X11)) and #BCBCC2 (Gray (X11)) along with #C2BCBC, 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 (C2BCBC, BCC2BC, BCC2C2 and C2BCC2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C2BCBC has #BCC2BC (Gray (X11)), #BCC2C2 (Silver Sand) and #C2BCC2 (Argent). 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 (C2BCBC, BFC2BC, BCC2C2 and BFBCC2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C2BCBC contains #BFC2BC (Argent), #BCC2C2 (Silver Sand) and #BFBCC2 (Argent). 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 #C2BCBC Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C2BCBC 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 C2BCBC Color


  • Transparent CEC9C9CEC9C9
  • Transparent D4D0D0D4D0D0
  • Transparent DAD7D7DAD7D7
  • Transparent E1DEDEE1DEDE
  • Transparent E7E4E4E7E4E4
  • Transparent EDEBEBEDEBEB
  • Transparent F3F2F2F3F2F2
  • Transparent F9F8F8F9F8F8


  • Transparent B5B0B0B5B0B0
  • Transparent AEAAAAAEAAAA
  • Transparent A8A4A4A8A4A4
  • Transparent A19E9EA19E9E
  • Transparent 9A98989A9898
  • Transparent 949292949292
  • Transparent 8D8C8C8D8C8C
  • Transparent 878686878686


  • Transparent 9B96969B9696
  • Transparent 888484888484
  • Transparent 747171747171
  • Transparent 615E5E615E5E
  • Transparent 4E4B4B4E4B4B
  • Transparent 3A38383A3838
  • Transparent 272626272626
  • Transparent 131313131313

#C2BCBC Color Patterns

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    #C2BCBC Houndstooth Pattern

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    #C2BCBC Plaid Pattern

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