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#C8BCBE Hex Code

Color Name: Pale Silver

What is hex #C8BCBE Color?

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The color name of hex code #C8BCBE is Pale Silver. The RGB values are (200, 188, 190) which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 33% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:6 Y:5 K:22. In the HSV/HSB scale, #C8BCBE has a hue of 350°, 6% saturation and a brightness value of 78%.
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 #C8BCBE Color Codes

Color NamePale Silver
RGB Values(200, 188, 190)
CMYK Values(0%, 6%, 5%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(350°, 6%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CCCCCC
Inverse Color#374341 [Arsenic]
Closest Pantone®406 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#BCC8C6 [Jet Stream]
#C8BCBE Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#C1C1C1
Weighted Average (Most Common)#C0C0C0
Weighted Average (Luma)#BFBFBF
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D9D9D9

Hex #C8BCBE Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of C8BCBE. Complementary color is BCC8C6

Complementary Palette

The complement of #C8BCBE is #BCC8C6 which is called Jet Stream. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #C8BCBE color is offered by #BCC8C6. 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 (C8BCBE, C8C0BC and C8BCC4)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #C8BCBE are #C8C0BC and #C8BCC4, called Pale Silver and Argent, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #C8BCBE 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 (C8BCBE, BCC8C0 and BCC4C8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #C8BCBE are #BCC8C0 (Silver Sand) and #BCC4C8 (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 (C8BCBE, BEC8BC and BCBEC8)

Triadic Palette

#C8BCBE triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #BEC8BC (Argent) and #BCBEC8 (Silver Sand) along with #C8BCBE, 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 (C8BCBE, BEC8BC, BCC8C6 and C6BCC8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #C8BCBE has #BEC8BC (Argent), #BCC8C6 (Jet Stream) and #C6BCC8 (Silver Sand). 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 (C8BCBE, C4C8BC, BCC8C6 and C0BCC8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #C8BCBE contains #C4C8BC (Pale Silver), #BCC8C6 (Jet Stream) and #C0BCC8 (Silver Sand). 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 #C8BCBE Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #C8BCBE 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 C8BCBE Color


  • Transparent D3C9CBD3C9CB
  • Transparent D9D0D2D9D0D2
  • Transparent DED7D8DED7D8
  • Transparent E4DEDFE4DEDF
  • Transparent E9E4E5E9E4E5
  • Transparent EFEBECEFEBEC
  • Transparent F4F2F2F4F2F2
  • Transparent FAF8F9FAF8F9


  • Transparent BAB0B2BAB0B2
  • Transparent B2AAABB2AAAB
  • Transparent ABA4A5ABA4A5
  • Transparent A49E9FA49E9F
  • Transparent 9D98999D9899
  • Transparent 969293969293
  • Transparent 8E8C8C8E8C8C
  • Transparent 878686878686


  • Transparent A09698A09698
  • Transparent 8C84858C8485
  • Transparent 787172787172
  • Transparent 645E5F645E5F
  • Transparent 504B4C504B4C
  • Transparent 3C38393C3839
  • Transparent 282626282626
  • Transparent 141313141313

#C8BCBE Color Patterns

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    #C8BCBE 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.