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#C3BDB8 Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Silver

What is hex #C3BDB8 Color?

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The color name of hex code #C3BDB8 is Pale Silver. The RGB values are (195, 189, 184) which means it is composed of 34% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:3 Y:6 K:24. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C3BDB8 has a hue of 27°, 6% 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 #C3BDB8 Color Codes

Color NamePale Silver
RGB Values(195, 189, 184)
CMYK Values(0%, 3%, 6%, 24%)
HSV/HSB Values(27°, 6%, 76%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#3C4247 [Arsenic]
Closest Pantone®406 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#B8BEC3 [Silver Sand]
#C3BDB8 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BDBDBD
Weighted Average (Most Common)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Luma)#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Hex #C3BDB8 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C3BDB8. Complementary color is B8BEC3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C3BDB8 is #B8BEC3 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 #C3BDB8 color is offered by #B8BEC3. 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 (C3BDB8, C3C3B8 and C3B8B9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C3BDB8 are #C3C3B8 and #C3B8B9, called Pale Silver and Gray (X11), respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C3BDB8 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.

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Split Complementary color palette with (C3BDB8, B8C3C3 and B8B9C3)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C3BDB8 are #B8C3C3 (Silver Sand) and #B8B9C3 (Gray (X11)). 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.

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Triadic color palette with (C3BDB8, B8C3BD and BDB8C3)

Triadic Palette

#C3BDB8 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #B8C3BD (Gray (X11)) and #BDB8C3 (Gray (X11)) along with #C3BDB8, 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 (C3BDB8, B8C3BD, B8BEC3 and C3B8BE)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C3BDB8 has #B8C3BD (Gray (X11)), #B8BEC3 (Silver Sand) and #C3B8BE (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 (C3BDB8, B9C3B8, B8BEC3 and C3B8C3)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C3BDB8 contains #B9C3B8 (Ash Gray), #B8BEC3 (Silver Sand) and #C3B8C3 (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 #C3BDB8 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C3BDB8 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.

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Tints, Tones & Shades of C3BDB8 Color


  • Transparent CFCAC6CFCAC6
  • Transparent D5D1CDD5D1CD
  • Transparent DBD7D4DBD7D4
  • Transparent E1DEDCE1DEDC
  • Transparent E7E5E3E7E5E3
  • Transparent EDEBEAEDEBEA
  • Transparent F3F2F1F3F2F1
  • Transparent F9F8F8F9F8F8


  • Transparent B6B1ADB6B1AD
  • Transparent AFABA7AFABA7
  • Transparent A8A5A2A8A5A2
  • Transparent A29F9CA29F9C
  • Transparent 9B98969B9896
  • Transparent 949291949291
  • Transparent 8D8C8B8D8C8B
  • Transparent 878686878686


  • Transparent 9C97939C9793
  • Transparent 898481898481
  • Transparent 75716E75716E
  • Transparent 625F5C625F5C
  • Transparent 4E4C4A4E4C4A
  • Transparent 3B39373B3937
  • Transparent 272625272625
  • Transparent 141312141312

#C3BDB8 Color Patterns

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